be good news

be good news

To be beneficial to someone or something. This storm changing direction is really good news for those of us on the coast.
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be good news

be an asset; be commendable or admirable. informal
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be good ˈnews (for somebody/something)

be likely to be helpful or give an advantage for somebody/something: The cut in interest rates is good news for homeowners.
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Brazilian exports are expected to break records in 2004, which would be good news on top of good news.
I will return to Washington tonight with what I know will be good news for Secretary Powell: political-military relations between the United States and India are strong and growing.