New Zealand's services sector has sprung back into life, with
property and business services experiencing a significant
lift in March to lead activity on the BNZ-Business New
Zealand performance of services index.
New Zealand this week had its country ratings upgraded by
Dun and Bradstreet. MYOB Business Monitor said the slow
spread of the economic recovery has been mixed across the
regions. So where does New Zealand's economy sit about a
month out from the Government's much-lauded Budget? Business
editor Dene Mackenzie investigates.
received some well-timed support from one of its harshest
critics as it comes to terms with profit downgrades,
redundancies and the possibility of splitting itself further
to meet Government requirements.