Some parts of Australia are flagging upcoming easing of social distancing requirements.
- the states of Queensland (from May 1) and Western Australia are cautiously winding back restrictions
I posted earlier on the Australian PM looking at easing earlier than was expected:
New Zealand, too, announcing a winding back today (April 27). A concern re the NZD somewhat were the comments from RBNZ Gov Orr last week on further policy easing ahead and maybe even debt monetisation.
Though, maybe not? BNZ/NAB shrugging them off:
AUD is up, only small, for earlier in the day: