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19 October 2017 10:28 AM Canada desperately needs a revived TPP as NAFTA talks falter

Since there is now a clear and present danger that NAFTA talks will collapse, Canada must look for alternative trading partners. And on this front, there is good and important news. If things continue to go well, the 11 remaining members of the Trans-Pacific Partnership will commit to proceeding with the pact when leaders meet in Vietnam next month for the APEC summit 77

19 October 2017 10:09 AM UPDATE: NZ dollar drops near five-month low

Oct. 19 (BusinessDesk) - The New Zealand dollar fell near a five-month low after NZ First leader Winston Peters said he would support a Labour-led government, saying the nation voted for change, and that capitalism needs to regain its "human face". The kiwi dropped as low as 70.37 US cents, the lowest since May 30, and was trading at 70.45 cents as at 8.30pm from 70.94 cents 65

19 October 2017 2:28 AM Air New Zealand flies to top airline award

Aotearoa-owned carrier Air New Zealand has clinched yet another top airline award - this time from luxury lifestyle and travel magazine Condé Nast Traveler. The publication created a list of the top 20 airlines outside of the US, and Air New Zealand came out on top - ahead of the likes of Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines and Emirates. Explaining the rationale 152

19 October 2017 12:12 AM WATCH: Bizarre moment 'ghost car' appears from nowhere before crash

Dashcam footage of a two-car crash has left viewers baffled as to where on earth the second car came from. Vision captured in Singapore shows the white car attempt to make what appears to be a simple right turn. Enter “ghost car”, or is it just Michael J. Fox returning from the future. Out of nowhere, the turn is interrupted by a car that apparently 468

16 October 2017 12:18 PM Baggage handler caught stealing from luggage

Abdullah was filmed unzipping bags and looking inside them Footage shows an airport baggage handler in Thailand rifling through luggage before stealing a Bluetooth speaker. Abdullah Hayee Mayeh, 27, had been employed by an agency when he was supposed to be loading suitcases onto the flight from Phuket to Singapore. But security staff at the airport filmed 68

11 October 2017 2:01 AM Emirates to drop two transtasman services in favour of more Qantas flights

Emirates and Qantas are seeking renewal of their alliance for another five years while making moves that will end some transtasman services and boost others. Emirates will drop its A380 flights from Auckland to Dubai via Melbourne and Brisbane from March next year. However, it will retain its existing daily Airbus A380 flights from Christchurch to Dubai 114

9 October 2017 6:20 AM North Korea's Kim Jong Un Has Promoted His 'Princess' Sister Because as a Woman She Does Not Threaten His Power

The promotion of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's 28-year-old sister to the country's top decision-making body is a sign he is strengthening his position by drawing his most important people closer to the center of power, experts and officials say. Kim Yo Jong was named as an alternate member of the politburo within the ruling Workers' Party of Korea 59

9 October 2017 6:04 AM North Korea's 'princess' now one of the secretive state's top policy makers

SEOUL (Reuters) - The promotion of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s 28-year-old sister to the country’s top decision-making body is a sign he is strengthening his position by drawing his most important people closer to the center of power, experts and officials say. Kim Yo Jong was named as an alternate member of the politburo within the ruling Workers’ 60

6 October 2017 6:24 AM A Taste of Two Cities to bring together Wellington and Canberra in New Acton

Forcing two siblings together can sometimes be a recipe for disaster, but that doesn't seem to be the case between sister cities, Canberra and Wellington. It's been just over a year since international flights were launched on Singapore Airlines between the two little capitals, and this weekend, the New Zealand capital has sent over some of it's top food and art representatives 91

4 October 2017 4:02 PM The comprehensive list of Winston Peters' bottom lines

OPINION: Winston Peters has made some big, bold policy promises over the years. Many of them are unlikely to be adopted during Government formation negotiations. However, there are many others that New Zealand First will get across the line, many of which aren't well known. I've gone through all Mr Peters' policies and identified 25 policy wins he's likely 57