New Zealand’s determination to keep lifting rates quickly contrasts with the Reserve Bank of Australia, which yesterday delivered a smaller-than-expected increase.
- Ben McKay and Tracy Withers
Julian Robertson, the founder of Tiger Management, had been made a knight by New Zealand and will leave art by Picasso, Dali and Matisse to Auckland Art Gallery.
- Ainsley Thomson
Relations between Solomon Islands and the US have deteriorated since the Pacific nation unexpectedly announced a security pact with China.
- Ben Westcott
The Pacific can learn from the challenges ASEAN faces as it feels the heat from increasing competition between China and the United States in the region.
- Liam Gammon
The Reserve Bank of New Zealand has now raised rates by 50 basis points at an unprecedented run of four consecutive meetings.
- Ben McKay