Transparency International Flags Warning Over NZ’s #DirtyPolitics Debacle, Corruption Taints NZ Reputation

Transparency report highlights our dirty politics “A new report by Transparency International has called for “serious and urgent action” to protect government integrity and highlights the dirty politics played by National, Labour’s State Services spokesperson Maryan Street says. “This latest report highlighted concerns about appointments to boards and high level public sector positions, a decline…

Migrant Tales – Goodbye New Zealand

Continuing in our series of Migrant Tales, first hand accounts of the migrant experience of New Zealand. Today’s tale was sent in by an anonymous American migrant – a highly skilled and sought after professional, the very sort of migrant that New Zealand is eager to attract and retain. This migrant is eager too –…

NZ’s ‘Corruption Free’ Rep Suffers Massive Injury

New Zealand’s corrupt underbelly has been exposed briefly again with the prosecution of  a former Accident Compensation Corporation  (ACC) property manager: Malcolm David Mason. The ACC is a Crown organisation, its role is set out by the NZ government and it provides injury cover for all New Zealanders and visitors. According to various news reports…