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TINZ applauds the decline in foreign trusts

Wednesday, 12 July 2017, 11:25 am | Transparency International NZ

Government implementation of tougher disclosure requirements for foreign trusts has produced a significant drop in registrations. Where there were 11,675 registered foreign trusts in April last year, as of the 1 July deadline only 3,000 have registered ... More >>

Transparency International Weekly Update

Thursday, 29 June 2017, 11:24 am | Transparency International NZ

Scoop is working with public engagement experts John Pennington and Simon Wright from PEP to design a process that is broadly inclusive of the widest variety of views and perspectives. Scoop's project on the housing affordability issue which is running ... More >>

IPANZ Auckland Event: Data, Evidence & The Public Discourse

Tuesday, 9 May 2017, 2:23 pm | Transparency International NZ

We are bombarded by market data, whereas social data is less visible in the public sphere. It is of course the interpretation of data which lends it any meaning or value so it is often the analysts and commentators which shape public opinion and ... More >>

Transparency needed to support integrity of Defence Force

Monday, 3 April 2017, 10:48 am | Transparency International NZ

Transparency International New Zealand supports the call for an inquiry into the 2010 New Zealand Defence Force raid on two villages in Afghanistan. More >>

NZ Public Sector Ranked Least Corrupt on Planet

Wednesday, 25 January 2017, 5:27 pm | Transparency International NZ

Transparency International's 2016 Corruption Perception Index (TI CPI) has found that the New Zealand and Denmark public sectors are the least corrupt in the world. More >>

Today is Anti-corruption Day

Friday, 9 December 2016, 1:03 pm | Transparency International NZ

Friday 9 December marks International Anti-Corruption Day. This was established after the passage of the United Nations Convention Against Corruption in October 2003 and came into being because of the UN's concerns over the huge dangers corruption poses ... More >>

Shewan Inquiry

Monday, 23 May 2016, 10:28 am | Transparency International NZ

Shewan Inquiry: Ensure New Zealand is not supporting money laundering, tax fraud, reputation cleansing and hiding of illicit assets More >>

"Tax Haven" structures risk damage to well being

Wednesday, 6 April 2016, 5:32 pm | Transparency International NZ

Transparency International New Zealand (TINZ) has been warning the government about weaknesses in corporate ownership and trust legislation for over fifteen years. The Integrity Plus 2013 New Zealand National Integrity System Assessment (NIS) clearly ... More >>

"Tax Haven" structures risk damage to well bing

Wednesday, 6 April 2016, 5:32 pm | Transparency International NZ

Transparency International New Zealand (TINZ) has been warning the government about weaknesses in corporate ownership and trust legislation for over fifteen years. The Integrity Plus 2013 New Zealand National Integrity System Assessment (NIS) clearly ... More >>

TINZ applauds UNCAC ratification

Thursday, 10 December 2015, 9:41 am | Transparency International NZ

New Zealanders can celebrate International Ant-Corruption Day, 9 December, by acknowledging this year's achievements to develop robust integrity systems that prevent corruption. The evidence shows that good systems are the best antidote for corruption and will ... More >>

TINZ Applauds UNCAC Ratification

Thursday, 3 December 2015, 10:56 am | Transparency International NZ

"New Zealand's ratification of the United Nations Convention Against Corruption (UNCAC) is a matter for all New Zealanders to celebrate," says Transparency International New Zealand (TINZ) Chair Suzanne Snively. The signing is the culmination of many ... More >>

Corruption Risk High in all levels of Football

Friday, 20 November 2015, 9:56 am | Transparency International NZ

Transparency International, the global anti-corruption movement, today released a report looking at the publicly available information of all 209 Football Associations (FAs) on their finances, their activities, their governance structures, and their ... More >>

New Zealand Defense Force given good marks

Thursday, 5 November 2015, 2:43 pm | Transparency International NZ

In an index released yesterday at the ASEAN Defence Minister's conference in Malaysia, The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) is ranked the most transparent and least corrupt in the region. More >>

Number 1 on transparency but what else?

Monday, 5 October 2015, 10:29 am | Transparency International NZ

New Zealand has retained its top ranking for transparency in the recently released 2015 Open Budget Survey (OBS). The OBS assessment also points, however, to shortcomings on other essential "pillars" of public sector governance and financial ... More >>

Sir Anand Satyanand appointed international leadership role

Saturday, 29 August 2015, 10:05 am | Transparency International NZ

Former Governor General and respected jurist Sir Anand Satyanand has been appointed as a member of Transparency International's global Advisory Council. Sir Anand's appointment was confirmed last week by Transparency International's Chair Jose Ugaz ... More >>

Speak up and save our reputation

Wednesday, 19 August 2015, 8:16 pm | Transparency International NZ

The lack of transparency in the Saudi sheep deal could deliver a body blow to New Zealand's hard won reputation as one of the least corrupt countries in the world. More >>

Government warned not to squander critical opportunity

Thursday, 6 August 2015, 9:31 am | Transparency International NZ

"If the Government is serious in its pledge for New Zealand to have a truly open and accountable government, then it's time for it to walk the talk" says Transparency International's New Zealand Chair Suzanne Snively. More >>

New Zealand above the fray of FIFA corruption scandal

Tuesday, 9 June 2015, 10:44 am | Transparency International NZ

New Zealand must use its untarnished reputation in sport to help root out corrupt practices in International Football says Transparency International's New Zealand chair Suzanne Snively. More >>

Bribery and Corruption Undermine Sport

Friday, 29 May 2015, 10:50 am | Transparency International NZ

The arrest of some of the most powerful figures in global football on bribery and corruption charges is a wakeup call for New Zealand as well, according to Transparency International's New Zealand Chair Suzanne Snively. More >>

State Sanctioned Bribes Unacceptable

Wednesday, 20 May 2015, 10:15 am | Transparency International NZ

Transparency International New Zealand is asking MP's to legislate to make bribes no matter how small - illegal whether paid in NZ or overseas. The Law and Order Select Committee's report on the Organised Crime and Anti-corruption Legislation Bill continues ... More >>

   

 

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