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Australia shares set to open higher; NZ flat

    March 31 (Reuters) - Australian shares are set to open
higher on Wednesday, after recording two consecutive session of
losses.  
    The local share price index futures          rose 0.8%, a
27.6-point premium to the underlying S&P/ASX 200 index        
close. The benchmark fell 0.9% on Tuesday. 
    New Zealand's benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index         was flat as
at 2126 GMT. 
    
       

 (Reporting by Vasudha Kaukuntla in Bengaluru; Editing by Leslie
Adler)
  
 
 
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