New guidelines to assist RMA compliance

Supplied Content Wellington, July 17, 2018 New guidelines released today by Environment Minister David Parker are intended to assist councils in their monitoring, compliance and enforcement duties under the Resource Management Act. Following is his Statement: Rule of Law Enforcement of the rule of law will always be essential to encourage broader compliance. This is true in criminal, transport, taxation…

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KiwiSaver default providers must be regulated

Academics support critics Supplied Content Auckland, July 17, 2018 Yesterday’s open letter (see separate posting on Indian Newslink website and Facebook) from nine Independent Financial Advisers to the Financial Markets Authority and other regulators criticising the current KiwiSaver model for its conservative strategy of investment, has raised some very important issues according to the University of Auckland’s Retirement Policy and…

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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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