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Country Report New Zealand

Economic growth is slowly decelerating in New Zealand due to prolonged low commodity prices. Low milk prices put a strain on the dairy sector. Meanwhile, the RBNZ in general softened its LTV restrictions, but tightened it for the Auckland area.

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Aan de andere kant van de grens (Dutch)

Nederland verschilt op een aantal sociaal-economische kenmerken flink van zijn directe buren Nedersaksen, Noordrijn-Westfalen, Vlaanderen en Wallonië, maar ook binnen deze gewesten en deelstaten zijn de verschillen groot.

Country Report

Country Report Russia

Russia’s economy is forecasted to shrink by around 4% in 2015, on the back of lower oil prices and imposed sanctions. The outlook also remains bleak due to low investor confidence and a tightening of the government’s control over the country.