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Preliminary view to authorise collective bargaining for the Waikato – Bay of Plenty Chicken Growers Association

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Preliminary view to authorise collective bargaining for the Waikato – Bay of Plenty Chicken Growers Association

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Preliminary view to authorise collective bargaining for the Waikato – Bay of Plenty Chicken Growers Association Preliminary view to authorise collective bargaining for the Waikato – Bay of Plenty Chicken Growers Association 23 November 2017 The Commerce Commission has released its draft determination which would allow […]

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Scam alert – Scammers targeting radio users and licence holders

By   /  November 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Consumer Affairs, Consumer Issues, New Zealand Government  /  Comments Off on Scam alert – Scammers targeting radio users and licence holders

MIL OSI – Source: Consumer Affairs – New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Scam alert – Scammers targeting radio users and licence holders Scammers pretending to be from Radio Spectrum Management are targeting radio users and licence holders on social media. Radio Spectrum Management and Consumer Protection has been made aware of a scammer using […]

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Scammers targeting radio users and licence holders

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Consumer Affairs, Consumer Issues, New Zealand Government  /  Comments Off on Scammers targeting radio users and licence holders

MIL OSI – Source: Consumer Affairs – New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Scammers targeting radio users and licence holders Scammers pretending to be from Radio Spectrum Management are targeting radio users and licence holders on social media. Radio Spectrum Management and Consumer Protection has been made aware of a scammer using a Facebook account […]

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Radio Spectrum scam alert | Consumer Protection

By   /  November 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Consumer Affairs, Consumer Issues, New Zealand Government  /  Comments Off on Radio Spectrum scam alert | Consumer Protection

MIL OSI – Source: Consumer Affairs – New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Radio Spectrum scam alert | Consumer Protection Scammers pretending to be from Radio Spectrum Management are targeting radio users and licence holders on social media. Radio Spectrum Management and Consumer Protection has been made aware of a scammer using a Facebook account […]

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Proposed approach to assessing Wellington Electricity’s plan to spend $31 million on earthquake resilience

By   /  November 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Proposed approach to assessing Wellington Electricity’s plan to spend $31 million on earthquake resilience

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Proposed approach to assessing Wellington Electricity’s plan to spend $31 million on earthquake resilience Proposed approach to assessing Wellington Electricity’s plan to spend $31 million on earthquake resilience 17 November 2017 The Commerce Commission has today released a paper explaining its proposed approach to assessing Wellington […]

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Draft decision on review of rules for Transpower’s investment in national grid

By   /  November 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Draft decision on review of rules for Transpower’s investment in national grid

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Draft decision on review of rules for Transpower’s investment in national grid Draft decision on review of rules for Transpower’s investment in national grid 15 November 2017 The Commerce Commission has today released its draft decision on its review of the rules relating to Transpower’s capital […]

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Fraud Awareness Week 12-18 November 2017

By   /  November 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Consumer Affairs, Consumer Issues, New Zealand Government  /  Comments Off on Fraud Awareness Week 12-18 November 2017

MIL OSI – Source: Consumer Affairs – New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Fraud Awareness Week 12-18 November 2017 Fraud Awareness Week is a weeklong cross-government initiative aimed to get people talking about scams. New Zealanders fall victim to scams every day, as scammers come up with new and sophisticated methods to trick consumers into […]

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Draft decision on what major telcos will contribute to $50m development levy

By   /  October 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Draft decision on what major telcos will contribute to $50m development levy

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Draft decision on what major telcos will contribute to $50m development levy Draft decision on what major telcos will contribute to $50m development levy 26 October 2017 The Commerce Commission today released its draft decision on how much 16 telecommunications providers will each pay towards the […]

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Final settlement reached in livestock price fixing case

By   /  October 24, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Final settlement reached in livestock price fixing case

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Final settlement reached in livestock price fixing case Final settlement reached in livestock price fixing case 24 October 2017 A settlement has been reached with Elders Rural Holdings Limited (Elders) in a price fixing case arising from the livestock industry’s response to the introduction of the National […]

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No change proposed for information requirements on gas companies seeking customised price-quality paths

By   /  October 24, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on No change proposed for information requirements on gas companies seeking customised price-quality paths

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: No change proposed for information requirements on gas companies seeking customised price-quality paths No change proposed for information requirements on gas companies seeking customised price-quality paths 24 October 2017 The Commerce Commission has today released a draft decision which proposes not to amend the information requirements […]

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New programme promotes profitability and sustainability: Plant & Food Research

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on New programme promotes profitability and sustainability: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: New programme promotes profitability and sustainability: Plant & Food Research 20 October 2017 Improving environmental, economic and social outcomes are at the heart of an expansive new sustainability science programme from Plant & Food Research. The Sustainable Agro-Ecosystems programme (SAE) is an initiative […]

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Success with sandwiches – the bark beetle breeding story : Plant & Food Research

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Success with sandwiches – the bark beetle breeding story : Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Success with sandwiches – the bark beetle breeding story : Plant & Food Research 20 October 2017 The key to controlling the pine bark beetle, which continues to devastate thousands of hectares of conifer forests in the Northern Hemisphere, may have been found […]

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Process and issues paper released for review of Auckland and Christchurch Airport prices

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Process and issues paper released for review of Auckland and Christchurch Airport prices

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Process and issues paper released for review of Auckland and Christchurch Airport prices Process and issues paper released for review of Auckland and Christchurch Airport prices 20 October 2017 The Commerce Commission today released a process and issues paper for its review of the prices Auckland […]

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Cash for CAB in Commission settlement with Tower

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Cash for CAB in Commission settlement with Tower

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Cash for CAB in Commission settlement with Tower Cash for CAB in Commission settlement with Tower 18 October 2017 The Citizens Advice Bureau will receive approximately $75,000 as part of a settlement agreed between the Commerce Commission and Tower Insurance (Tower). Tower overcharged some of its […]

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Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Daiken/Dongwha

By   /  October 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Daiken/Dongwha

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Daiken/Dongwha Statement of Preliminary Issues released for Daiken/Dongwha 17 October 2017 The Commerce Commission has published a statement of preliminary issues relating to the proposed acquisition of Dongwha New Zealand Limited by Daiken New Zealand Limited. The statement outlines the […]

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Commission releases draft report on Fonterra’s 2017/18 Milk Price Manual

By   /  October 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Commission releases draft report on Fonterra’s 2017/18 Milk Price Manual

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Commission releases draft report on Fonterra’s 2017/18 Milk Price Manual Commission releases draft report on Fonterra’s 2017/18 Milk Price Manual 13 October 2017 The Commerce Commission today released its draft report on its annual review of Fonterra’s Milk Price Manual for the 2017/18 dairy season. The […]

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School resources | Consumer Protection

By   /  October 11, 2017  /  24/7 News, Consumer Affairs, Consumer Issues, New Zealand Government  /  Comments Off on School resources | Consumer Protection

MIL OSI – Source: Consumer Affairs – New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: School resources | Consumer Protection The purpose of this resource is to equip students with the knowledge, skills, attitudes, and values to enable them to be informed and confident consumers. This supports The New Zealand Curriculum’s vision for young people to be […]

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Owner fined $151,875 for misrepresenting cladding as premium brand

By   /  October 5, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Owner fined $151,875 for misrepresenting cladding as premium brand

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Owner fined $151,875 for misrepresenting cladding as premium brand Owner fined $151,875 for misrepresenting cladding as premium brand 5 October 2017 A former director and owner of the now-defunct Christchurch Lightweight Concrete Limited (Christchurch Lightweight) has been fined $151,875 for misrepresenting autoclaved aerated concrete cladding panels […]

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Annual performance summaries released for electricity lines companies

By   /  October 4, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Annual performance summaries released for electricity lines companies

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Annual performance summaries released for electricity lines companies Annual performance summaries released for electricity lines companies 4 October 2017 The Commerce Commission has published its latest one-page summaries of key performance measures for each of New Zealand’s 29 electricity lines companies, covering the year to 31 […]

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Daiken seeks clearance to acquire Dongwha

By   /  October 4, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Commerce Commission, Consumer Issues, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Daiken seeks clearance to acquire Dongwha

MIL OSI – Source: Commerce Commission – Release/Statement Headline: Daiken seeks clearance to acquire Dongwha Daiken seeks clearance to acquire Dongwha 4 October 2017 The Commerce Commission has received a clearance application from Daiken New Zealand Limited to acquire 100% of the shares in Dongwha New Zealand Limited. Daiken is the New Zealand subsidiary of Daiken […]

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