POLL-New Zealand set to post deepest economic slump on record

* https://apac1.apps.cp.thomsonreuters.com/Apps/econ-polls?RIC=NZGDPQ%3DECI quarter-on-quarter poll data * https://apac1.apps.cp.thomsonreuters.com/Apps/econ-polls?RIC=NZGDPA%3DECI year-on-year poll data * GDP data due 2245 GMT Wednesday (1045 NZT Thursday) WELLINGTON, Sept 15 (Reuters) – New Zealand is set to record its sharpest quarterly contraction and officially enter recession when it releases second quarter economic data this week, reflecting the […]

New Zealand set to post deepest economic slump on record

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand is set to record its sharpest quarterly contraction and officially enter recession when it releases second quarter economic data this week, reflecting the full impact of coronavirus lockdowns on business. The median forecast of economists polled by Reuters showed GDP shrinking 12.8% quarter-on-quarter in the […]