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Budget Announcement: EQC levy to increase

By   /  May 25, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Earthquake Commission - EQC, Economics, English, Environment, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Budget Announcement: EQC levy to increase

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Earthquake Commission – EQC – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Budget Announcement: EQC levy to increase The Government has today announced an increase to the Earthquake Commission levy as part of Budget 2017. Under the changes, EQC’s premium will be raised to 20 cents per $100 of cover, from 15 cents […]

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Taiwan intern turns his hand to green energy solutions

By   /  May 25, 2017  /  24/7, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Commerce, Economics, Energy, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Immigration, MIL OSI, Mining Sector, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Oil, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Taiwan intern turns his hand to green energy solutions

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Taiwan intern turns his hand to green energy solutions Jacob Ward describes the fascinating work he undertook at ITRI’s Green Energy Laboratories in Taiwan on an Asia New Zealand Foundation internship. The work My time at ITRI (Industrial Technology Research Institute) was […]

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Looming clash between home owners and renters

By   /  May 25, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Economics, Education, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Inflation, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on Looming clash between home owners and renters

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Massey University – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Looming clash between home owners and renters Talk of a housing ‘crisis’ tends to focus on an increasing number of people not being able to afford good quality, affordable housing. By Associate Professor Graham Squires The National government has just announced it will […]

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Budget 2017 announcements

By   /  May 25, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, Defence, Economics, English, Environment, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Legal, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Police, Politics, Security  /  Comments Off on Budget 2017 announcements

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: New Zealand Government Headline: Budget 2017 announcements On Thursday 25 May, Finance Minister Steven Joyce delivered the National-led Government’s ninth Budget. The following is a list of all Budget 2017 announcements.  Budget Day announcements Sharing the benefits of growthRt Hon Bill English, Prime MinisterBudget 2017 shares the benefits of […]

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More jobs in Māori tourism and regions

By   /  May 25, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Economics, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Politics  /  Comments Off on More jobs in Māori tourism and regions

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: New Zealand Government Headline: More jobs in Māori tourism and regions Māori tourism operators will be able to create new employment opportunities for whānau with $10 million of operating funding over four years in this year’s Budget, Māori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell says. “A big driver for tourists […]

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$4.5m to explore census transformation

By   /  May 25, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, Mining Sector, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Politics  /  Comments Off on $4.5m to explore census transformation

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: New Zealand Government Headline: $4.5m to explore census transformation $4.5 million of new operating funding over the next three years will allow Stats NZ to explore new ways of obtaining and providing census information without the expense and inconvenience to New Zealanders of a full five-year census, Statistics Minister […]

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$10.2m to improve financial capability of young New Zealanders

By   /  May 25, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Commerce, Economics, English, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Politics  /  Comments Off on $10.2m to improve financial capability of young New Zealanders

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: New Zealand Government Headline: $10.2m to improve financial capability of young New Zealanders Budget 2017 is investing $10.2 million of operating funding over the next four years for initiatives to improve the financial capability of young New Zealanders, Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Jacqui Dean says. “This additional funding […]

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CDB President: International trade critical to Caribbean’s growth strategy

By   /  May 25, 2017  /  Banking and Finance, Business, Economics, English, Global Economy, Latin America, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on CDB President: International trade critical to Caribbean’s growth strategy

MIL OSI Global Banks – Source: Caribbean Development Bank – Press Release/Statement: Headline: CDB President: International trade critical to Caribbean’s growth strategy Today, the President of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), Dr. William Warren Smith, urged regional leaders to focus on fully exploiting opportunities for deepening trade and investment within existing and new regional markets. […]

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House uses special session to pass bill aiming to bring jobs to Bootheel

By   /  May 25, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, Americas, Economics, English, Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United States Government, United States of America, US State Governments, US State of Missouri  /  Comments Off on House uses special session to pass bill aiming to bring jobs to Bootheel

MIL OSI USA – Source: US State of Missouri Headline: House uses special session to pass bill aiming to bring jobs to Bootheel The Missouri House worked quickly this week to let the Public Service Commission (PSC) clear the way for some 500 or more jobs in Southeast Missouri. The House has passed to the […]

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Parade of Ships kicksoff 2017 Fleet Week New York; Fort Hamilton salutes the ships

By   /  May 25, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, Americas, Defence, Defense, Economics, Energy, English, Environment, Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Security, United States Government, United States Navy, United States of America  /  Comments Off on Parade of Ships kicksoff 2017 Fleet Week New York; Fort Hamilton salutes the ships

MIL OSI USA – Source: United States Navy Headline: Parade of Ships kicksoff 2017 Fleet Week New York; Fort Hamilton salutes the ships By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Kristin M. Schuster, Navy Public Affairs Support Element East NEW YORK (NNS) — U.S. Army Garrison Fort Hamilton held a salute to the participating ships of […]

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Hong Kong is “super-connector” bridging Mainland and global markets under Belt and Road Initiative

By   /  May 25, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, Economics, English, Export, Finance, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Government special administrative region, Investment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade  /  Comments Off on Hong Kong is “super-connector” bridging Mainland and global markets under Belt and Road Initiative

MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Hong Kong Government special administrative region Headline: Hong Kong is “super-connector” bridging Mainland and global markets under Belt and Road Initiative      Hong Kong has long been the largest source of foreign investment in Fujian and the major gateway for Fujian enterprises to “go global” in financing and listing. Under […]

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Dog Breeder Register to help uncover unethical puppy farms

By   /  May 25, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Economics, English, Government of Queensland, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on Dog Breeder Register to help uncover unethical puppy farms

MIL OSI Australia – Source: Government of Queensland Headline: Dog Breeder Register to help uncover unethical puppy farms From tomorrow the owner of any dog that has a litter will have to register the puppies as Queensland’s new Dog Breeder Register goes live to help stamp out unethical puppy farms. Acting Agriculture Minister Dr Anthony […]

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