Tag: New Zealand

ICC confirms new WTC points system: 12 for win, 4 for draw, 6 for tie

The ICC on Wednesday officially confirmed that teams will be awarded standardised 12 points for a win, four for a draw and six for a...

Kane Williamson back at top of ICC rankings, Virat Kohli remains fourth

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson has reclaimed the number one position in the ICC Test Rankings for batsmen after leading his side to the World...

Masks, social restrictions return to Australia’s Melbourne after fresh outbreak

Australia’s second largest city Melbourne reinstated COVID-19 restrictions on Tuesday as authorities scrambled to find the missing link in a fresh outbreak, prompting New Zealand...

Women’s Cricket: Time to step out of their brothers’ shadow?

Which came first: the chicken or the egg? This old-as-an-omelette question is perfectly suited to prise open a long-lingering modern problem: of the gender pay...

India, New Zealand decide to promote peace, prosperity & stability in the Indo-Pacific region

India and Pacific state of New Zealand have discussed measures for promoting peace, prosperity and stability in the Indo-Pacific region. Nanaia Mahuta, Minister for Foreign...

New Zealand marks 100 days of coronavirus elimination

WELLINGTON: New Zealand on Sunday marked 100 days since it stamped out the spread of the coronavirus, a rare bright spot in a world that...

RCEP nations offer India package to return to negotiating table

NEW DELHI: Members of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership have offered India a package to return to the negotiating table, taking into account the country’s...

Australia launches controversial COVID-19 tracking app as some states start easing rules

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – The Australian government launched a controversial coronavirus tracing app on Sunday and promised to legislate privacy protections around it as authorities try...

Dollar edges higher against oil currencies as energy markets shaken

TOKYO (Reuters) – The dollar pushed ahead against the currencies of oil producers on Thursday as a rebound in crude prices from an unprecedented collapse...

Commodity currencies hold firm on hopes of pandemic peak, oil output cut

TOKYO (Reuters) – Commodity currencies drew support on Thursday from hopeful signs the coronavirus pandemic may be peaking and that major oil producers may agree...

Dollar firms on rising coronavirus crisis worries

LONDON (Reuters) – The dollar firmed on Wednesday as optimism that the coronavirus crisis was slowing waned, increasing investor concerns over the economic impact of...

Dollar gains on rising coronavirus crisis concerns

LONDON (Reuters) – The dollar firmed on Wednesday as optimism that the coronavirus crisis was slowing waned, increasing investor concerns over the economic impact of...

Dollar firms as virus worries return

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The dollar found a footing on Wednesday as investors returned to safe-havens, reversing some risk currency gains made on hopes the coronavirus...

Dollar creeps higher as virus worries return

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The dollar found a footing on Wednesday as investors returned to safe-havens, unwinding some risk currency gains made on hopes the coronavirus...