Photo of the Remarkables mountain range in Queenstown, New Zealand.

Archive for July 22nd, 2014

Labour department sows safety seeds

Labour department sows safety seeds

| 22/07/2014 | 0 Comments

(CNS Business): A group of thirteen landscape workers had the benefit of health and safety training from the labour department’s health and safety expert recently, which the department’s director said would not only keep workers safe but keep customers happy. Senior Labour Inspector Gene Hydes led the presentations on landscaping hazards, safe work practices, what to […]

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Appleby donates to 10 local charities

Appleby donates to 10 local charities

| 22/07/2014 | 0 Comments

(CNS Business): Leading offshore firm, Appleby, announced today the success of its inaugural charity day, handing out cheques to a large number of well-known local charities. Following a week’s advertising campaign, local charities seeking sponsorship were invited to present to the firm’s charity committee made up of a cross-sector of staff, including partners. 24 applications […]

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New OECD standards criticized

New OECD standards criticized

| 22/07/2014 | 0 Comments

(CNS Business): An organisation that campaigns for transparency in the international financial system has criticised the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development’s released detailed guidelines, released Monday, on the common reporting standard for automatic exchange of financial information. The Financial Transparency Coalition (FTC) said the OECD plan “inches closer to implementation of a global standard but continues […]

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