3 dead and one missing due to rain in New Zealand’s largest city

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Three people have died and at least one is missing after record levels of rain battered New Zealand’s largest city, causing widespread disruption, authorities said Saturday. Prime Minister Chris Hepkins flew to Auckland on a military plane after declaring a state of emergency in the region. “Our priority is ensuring … Read more

Australia PMI, Japan Jibun Flash PMI, Lunar New Year holiday

CNBC Pro: These 6 Global Low-Debt Stocks Are Set to Outperform, Bernstein Says Higher interest rates have significant implications for companies with significant debt, as they are likely to face higher costs from increased borrowing. With interest rates still rising, analysts at Bernstein believe stocks with low exposure and high debt quality should outperform. The … Read more