Australian government acting on Banking Inquiry recommendations

RNZ, Auckland, February 4, 2019 The Australian Government has released its final recommendations following an independent inquiry of the banking and financial sectors, which revealed systemic wrongdoing. Scathing Report Commissioner Kenneth Hayne’s final report was scathing of a sales culture that resulted in poor customer outcomes, and recommended dramatic changes to the payment of mortgage brokers and financial planners that…

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250 years on, historians continue to differ on Maori numbers

How Maoris lived in New Zealand in 1769? Simon Chapple Wellington, February 4, 2019 Standfirst (from Indian Newslink Editor): Two days from now (February 6, 2019), New Zealand will mark ‘Waitangi Day,’ the 178th Anniversary of the signing of the ‘Treaty of Waitangi’ (on February 6, 1840). The following article on the continuing debate on the exact population of Maori…

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