Pacific youth pledge support for Climate Action Campaign

Pacific youth pledge support for Climate Action Campaign

Bainimarama calls for aggressive action in Spain Madrid, December 8, 2019 Fiji’s Prime Minister Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama has urged the youth in the Pacific to raise their voices and build relationship with their counterparts globally to establish Climate Action coalitions of the future. Delivering the keynote address at the High-Level Talanoa Session on ‘Ambitious Nationally-Determined Contributions (NDCs) with Pacific Youths…

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Rabindran appointed to Marsden Maritime Board

Rabindran appointed to Marsden Maritime Board

Venkat Raman Auckland, December 8, 2019 Auckland based Barrister and International Legal Consultant Rabin Rabindran has been appointed to the Board Marsden Maritime Holdings Limited. His appointment, which became effective in October 2019, has been made at a time when the Port company has been making news for its discussions on the potential of Auckland’s Port activities moving to Northland.…

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Aromatic recipes bring alive fine Gujarati cuisine

Aromatic recipes bring alive fine Gujarati cuisine

Mother and daughter launch Indian Gujarati cookbook Contributed (Edited) Auckland, December 7, 2019 Preserving the authentic Indian Gujarati cuisine for her three daughters has been one of life’s goals for the Wellington based Shobha Kalyan. It has also been her dream of many years to write a cookbook replete with recipes that would be cherished and practiced by generations to…

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New Zealand to phase out more single-use plastics

New Zealand to phase out more single-use plastics

‘Rethinking Plastics’ Report released today Supplied Content Wellington, December 8, 2019 The Government will phase out more single-use plastics following the success of its single-use plastic bag ban earlier this year and the release today of a pivotal report for dealing with waste. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern welcomed the release of ‘Rethinking Plastics in Aotearoa New Zealand Report,’ by her…

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Minister admits ‘doing the dumb thing’ on Immigration

Minister admits ‘doing the dumb thing’ on Immigration

But Krish Faafoi will keep his job Craig McCulloch  Deputy Political Editor Cabinet Minister Kris Faafoi has apologised to the Prime Minister for his messages to Jason Kerrison regarding an immigration case, but will not lose his job. Mr Faafoi is in hot water after Newshub published messages between him and the Opshop frontman, discussing the musician’s step-father’s declined immigration case. The…

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Successfully represented clients in judicial review matters at the High Court

Successfully represented clients in judicial review matters at the High Court

Sponsor: Indian Newslink Presented to Gurbrinder Aulakh, Barrister & Solicitor Gurbrinder Aulakh is a litigation lawyer and has successfully represented clients in judicial review matters at the High Court, acted in insolvency and liquidation matters. He has represented clients on Family and Relationship Property matters. He has defended clients in criminal matters at the District Court and the High Court…

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Immigration staff get new guidelines on Relationship Visas

Immigration staff get new guidelines on Relationship Visas

Many declined applications being reconsidered Venkat Raman Auckland, December 4, 2019 The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) has issued new guidance to Immigration New Zealand staff on assessing various types of visa applications that involve a relationship component. This would include how to assess temporary bona fide requirements. These guidelines follow the recent changes to the ‘Culturally Arranged…

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Leaders praise Indian business community

Leaders praise Indian business community

Venkat Raman A number of leaders have praised the Indian business community in New Zealand for their contributions to the progress of the economy and described them as ‘true partners in progress and prosperity.” They were speaking at the Twelfth Annual Indian Newslink Indian Business Awards Presentation Ceremony held on Monday, November 25, 2019 at SkyCity Convention Centre in Auckland,…

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Twelfth Business Awards create milestones of sorts

Twelfth Business Awards create milestones of sorts

Venkat Raman The Twelfth Annual Indian Newslink Indian Business Awards Presentation Ceremony held on Monday, November 25, 2019, at the Sky City Convention Centre in Auckland was in many ways a memory spinner. The event was the last to be held at SkyCity Convention Centre, which is being converted into a venue for a unique project. The Awards Programme was…

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