Fiji mulls new policies to boost economic development

Venkat Raman Auckland, May 11, 2019 Creation of special Economic Zones, improved incentives for Foreign Direct Investors (FDI) and local investors, Policies and Programmes based on Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) including better housing and infrastructure are among the challenges confronting the Government of Fiji as it moves to fulfil its election promises. Fiji’s Prime Minister Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama led his…

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Bank to issue Fijian Dollar bonds for global investors

Posted from Suva, Fiji The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Fijian Government have agreed to work together on the planned issue of offshore Fijian dollar-linked bonds by ADB. Under the initiative, taken during a meeting between ADB Vice-President for Finance and Risk Management Ingrid van Wees and Fijian Attorney General and Economy Minister Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, ADB will seek to…

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Global Finance branches out to South Auckland communities

Venkat Raman One of New Zealand’s largest mortgage and insurance brokerage firms has just opened its office in Manukau to cater to the fast-growing South Auckland communities. Global Finance, which is expected to have generated mortgage loans and insurance premia valued at over $1.1 billion as at the end of March 2019, held a simple inaugural ceremony on Wednesday, March…

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Pleasant financial journey is just a call away

Rachna Dave My Mission is to establish 0800 Rachna as an influential independent Mortgage Advisor, by educating and empowering my customers to become financially literate decision-makers and helping them achieve their financial goals. My business Dream, ‘Your Home Limited (aka 0800RACHNA has been operating as Mortgage and Insurance Advisor. The key to the success for this business in a very…

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Financial System review will improve banks and insurers

Financial System review will improve banks and insurers

Suzanne Snively The New Zealand Financial Integrity System Assessment (FISA) is the first ever review of the integrity framework of any country’s financial system. Transparency International New Zealand (TINZ) will lead the review as it is uniquely placed to ensure both independence and objectivity. The FISA methodology is in its final stage of consultation. The consultation document can be found…

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