Banks benefit while KiwiSavers miss out on $1 billion

If you subscribe to KiwiSaver or an investor, please read the following Supplied Content Auckland, July 17, 2018 A group of financial consultants has sent an open letter to the Financial Markets Authority (FMA) and the Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) proposing a 10-point Programme to address these inequities. Over 400,000 KiwiSavers who have invested in default funds have…

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Increasing travellers underscore Subcontinent growth

Singapore Airlines offers 104 weekly flights to 14 destinations Supplied Content Auckland, July 16, 2018 Singapore Airlines has experienced a growth in travel between India and New Zealand General Manager New Zealand Simon Turcotte has said. He said that inbound demand to New Zealand grew by more than 20% year-on-year. Latest figures released by Statistics New Zealand showed a strong…

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Excitement precedes release of ‘Dhadak’ next week

New Stars on the Horizon Apurv Shukla Auckland, July 13, 2018 Seldom does a film starring newcomers generate tremendous buzz and excitement before its release. That enthusiasm in audiences to watch a film is generally reserved for big-ticket releases starring established actors. But a forthcoming film starring newcomers Jhanvi Kapoor and Ishaan Khattar seems to be bucking that trend. ‘Dhadak,’…

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Counties Manukau District Health Board-not all damage control

Teuila Fuatai Auckland, July 16, 2018 The Counties Manukau District Health Board (CMDHB) has hit headlines for all the wrong reasons lately. Its new Chair Vui Mark Gosche, sits down with Newsroom to talk through the state of affairs. Described as a “significant refresh” for Auckland’s health services, Vui Mark Gosche’s appointment as chair of CMDHB raised a few eyebrows earlier this…

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Remembering Nelson Mandela on his Birth Centenary

Activities in Wellington on Wednesday, July 18 Venkat Raman (Indian Newslink) Auckland, July 16, 2018 Wellingtonians will mark the Birth Centenary of one of the greatest leaders of all times, former South African President Nelson Mandela on Wednesday, July 18, 2018. A series of activities will be held jointly by the South African High Commission and the Wellington Interfaith Council…

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