Business Council meet promises new avenues for India

Maori Economy holds bright prospects Venkat Raman Trade Policy, Diplomacy and Cultural Connections will be the theme of an international meeting scheduled to be held in Auckland on October 14, 2019. Organised by the India New Zealand Business Council (INZBC), the one-day Conference, sixth in an annual series, will be held at Pullman Hotel. Called the INZBC Summit, the Programme…

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Legislation to regulate financial institutions proposed

A long-list of Dos and Don’ts for banks, insurers and others Venkat Raman The Government has proposed to introduce a new set of rules and governance procedures to banks, lending institutions, insurance companies and others to protect the larger interests of customers. Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Kris Faafoi said that a new Legislation will be introduced to Parliament shortly,…

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Importance of charities to fund adult healthcare services stressed

Importance of charities to fund adult healthcare services stressed

Jennifer Porter Charitable organisations with the ability to raise funds to promote better adult health services are vital to improving healthcare, said Sameer Handa, a Trustee on the Board of Trustees of the Auckland Health Foundation. He was discussing the need for government funding to be augmented by public contributions raised through charities, donations and other sources; and he was…

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Come, let us fund a Whanau Room at Auckland City Hospital

Come, let us fund a Whanau Room at Auckland City Hospital

For just $20,000, care and comfort can be assured to many Jennifer Porter Four months after receiving the lung transplant that saved his life, 50-year-old Paul Faalogo was back home in Northland with Partner Tanya, enjoying precious time with family. A year earlier, after battling life-long asthma and countless chest infections, Paul was recommended for a lung transplant. Auckland City…

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