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NZ business sentiment improves in Q4

New Zealand business sentiment improved in the last three months of 2019.

Retailers hope for Christmas uptick

New report says businesses looking toward festive season.

Industry body calls for less government spending

Retail NZ says election promises could hit consumers’ wallets.

Kaikoura sales slide by a quarter after quake

Last year’s earthquakes hit spending in the coastal town.

Consumer confidence up in August

There’s little sign that a cooling housing market is hurting consumer sentiment, according to latest survey.

Retail wage increases outpace minimum wage

Industry body says wages have increased over last year.

NZ among world’s technology elite

Kiwis in the top echelon of digital economies.

Kiwi men ‘more positive’ about economy

NZ men more bullish than women about economic outlook.

NZ retail sales’ rapid pace

Second-quarter retail sales volumes rise at the fastest pace in close to a decade, beating economist expectations.

NZ retailers keep services sector positive

Kiwi retail remains one of the economies strongest industries, despite slow June for services sector.

Competitive advantage during global uncertainties

Despite significant global uncertainties at present, informed retailers can look forward to a strong FY16/17.

Aussie CEOs concerned about 2016 growth

Annual PricewaterhouseCoopers CEO survey reveals how many bosses are alarmed by ‘tough operating conditions’…