Inflation and a pay rise just around the corner
Annual inflation stood at just 1.1 percent according to data released by Stats NZ on Wednesday, but economists predict that number will rise. Thomas Coughlan reports.
Bitcoin an unreliable form of money: RBNZ
The Reserve Bank says central banks may be better to get behind digital currencies with a fixed cash exchange rate.
Govt wants tax incentive to boost woeful R&D spend
In an attempt to lift the amount NZ spends on R&D, the government is proposing to phase out Growth Grants and instead introduce a 12.5 percent tax incentive.
Landlords, save your crocodile tears
Labour looks set to introduce a ring-fencing rule to stop property investors offsetting losses. Susan St John argues this is just tinkering.