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Forty-six: the key polling number for National and its current partners; Forty-three: the key number for Winston; Will the Barclay Affair permanently affect National's buffer? Can campaign chair Joyce come to the rescue? And watch for Hone
June 24 2017
By Alex Tarrant Forty-six is shaping up to be the most important number of the year. It’s the number Bill English and Steven Joyce go to sleep thinking about....

National Party consolidates lead in Roy Morgan poll
June 23 2017
In June New Zealand’s governing National Party has jumped 3.5% to 46.5% after Finance Minister Steven Joyce handed down a New Zealand Budget projecting a string of surpluses over the next few years. National ar...

National rises at expense of Labour
June 23 2017
National is streaking away in the latest political poll as it holds a party conference this weekend ahead of September's election. Support for National rose 3.5 points to 46.5 per cent in the latest Roy Morgan...

National streaking away in latest poll as Labour flounders
June 23 2017
National is streaking away in the latest political poll as it holds a party conference this weekend ahead of September's election....

Roy Morgan Poll - National Party consolidates lead
June 23 2017
National Party consolidates lead after NZ Budget projects years of surpluses In June New Zealand’s governing National Party has jumped 3.5% to 46.5% after Finance Minister Steven Joyce handed down a New Zealand...

Japan Prelim PMI slides to 6-month low
June 23 2017
-- Asia Mid-Session Market Update: Japan Prelim PMI slides to 6-month low; North Korea carries out another rocket engine test US Session Highlights - (US) INITIAL JOBLESS CLAIMS: 241K V 240KE; CONTINUING CLA...

Finance Week for June 25 - July 1
June 23 2017
DIARY OF AUSTRALIAN FINANCE: Sunday, June 25 to Saturday, July 1. (*Some items may change due to company/organiser re-arrangements. To advise of amendments please email AAP Finance Desk: news.finance@aap.com.a...

Latest Roy Morgan poll sees National's lead rise following the Budget, with 61% saying NZ 'heading in the right direction'
June 23 2017
Content supplied by RoyMorgan In June New Zealand’s governing National Party has jumped 3.5% to 46.5% after Finance Minister Steven Joyce handed down a New Zealand Budget projecting a string of surpluses over ...

Plunging into veganism
June 23 2017
Diet trend takes over the Coast ❝ The best advice I can give anyone is to do it practically and do it in baby steps....

BoE Joins Worldwide Wage Inflation Hunt
June 23 2017
Byline: Vesna Poljak Jun 22, 2017 (The Australian Financial Review - ABIX via COMTEX) -- Bank of England chief economist Andy Haldane says that while the UK's employment market is "booming", wages growth remai...