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New Zealand to spend budget windfall on roads and cut taxes

New Zealand to spend budget windfall on roads and cut taxes

However, the financial gains are meant to take effect in April next year, more than six months after New Zealanders go to the polls on Sep 23. The $0 to $14,000 income tax threshold which is taxed at 10.5 per cent will rise to $22,000; the $14001 to $48,000 threshold which is taxed at 17.5 per cent will be lifted to $52,000.



Oil Trades Near One-Month High Before OPEC Meets on Output Cuts

In advance of the formal recommendation , there was a lot of noise as OPEC summits tend to create, and non-stop headlines from all the newswires. But hopes quickly faded after a joint OPEC and non-OPEC committee recommended keeping the curbs unchanged for nine months.



Analysts say GOP bill leaves 23m more uninsured

The CBO projects that under the AHCA, "a few million of those people would use tax credits to purchase policies that would not cover major medical risks", the report noted. On May 4, the House of Representatives voted 217-213 to pass a revised health care reform bill that then went on to the Senate. "Less healthy people would face extremely high premiums, despite the additional funding that would be available under [the AHCA] to help reduce premiums", the report states.



TBC Bank Group PLC (TBCG) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt

They expect $0.84 earnings per share, up 5.00% or $0.04 from last year's $0.8 per share. Unilever N V (NYSE:UN) had a decrease of 15.95% in short interest. Numis Securities has "Add" rating and GBX 1050 target. Canaccord Genuity upgraded CRH PLC (ADR) (NYSE:CRH) on Wednesday, November 2 to "Buy" rating. The company was maintained on Friday, February 26 by Northland Capital.


Loesch: Pres. Trump 'Said Islamic Extremism to Saudi Arabia's Face'

Loesch: Pres. Trump 'Said Islamic Extremism to Saudi Arabia's Face'

But interestingly, the publicity and the debate that developed around it-President Obama, who had sold more weapons to Saudi Arabia than all of the previous presidents combined, changed his mind after hearing the debate. And then they gave me two big bushels of dates, as a present, as a thank you for the trip that we had had. As a corollary, the Arabs also believed Washington had taken leave of its senses, since Obama's strategy was palpably contrary to elemental U.S.


Trump holds first face-to-face talks with Pope Francis

Trump holds first face-to-face talks with Pope Francis

The meeting was keenly awaited as the two men have already clashed at a distance on issues including migration and climate change . Pope Francis and President Donald Trump at the Vatican on Wednesday. He added, "I leave the Vatican more determined than ever to pursue PEACE in our world". The pope said a year ago a man who thinks about building walls and not bridges is "not Christian".