Former union head Andrew Little has become the frontrunner
for the leadership of the Labour Party following yesterday's
announcement by David Cunliffe he would not seek the
Thursday's GlobalDairyTrade auction is expected to get the
most attention in New Zealand this week as most investors
focus on offshore developments.
Food prices fell in September, adding to expectations annual
inflation will be about 1.2% when official figures are
released next week.
New Zealand has remained relatively insulated from global
market volatility as investors worry about slowing growth in
Investors could focus on the attractive electricity
industry-wide dividend yield now the election is over, Craigs
Investment Partners broker Chris Timms says.
Two Otago companies will be part of the Deloitte New Zealand
Fast 50 index, with less than 1% separating Palmerston-based
Skevington Contracting and Queenstown-based South Pacific
Fire Protection in the regional awards.
Kiwisaver providers are being asked to put the interests of
their customers first as the amount of money transferred by
customers changing their schemes doubled in a year.
There were fewer building consents granted in August in New
Power price rises continue to outstrip inflation due to large
increases in monopoly transmission and lines charges, the
Electricity Authority says.
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