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NZ among the least corrupt public sectors in the world

Tuesday, 29 January 2019, 7:07 pm | Transparency International NZ

New Zealand has again been ranked as having one of the least corrupt public sectors and judiciaries in the World. More >>

Ministerial diary publication strengthens transparency

Tuesday, 11 December 2018, 1:41 pm | Transparency International NZ

Yesterday Minister for State Services (Open Government) Chris Hipkins announced that all Government Ministers will for the first time release details of their internal and external meetings, More >>

NZ needs to increase its efforts to fight foreign bribery

Thursday, 27 September 2018, 9:56 am | Transparency International NZ

Transparency International's (TI) just released " Exporting Corruption - Progress report 2018" offers an independent assessment of states' efforts in fighting offshore bribery through their laws and enforcement systems under the Organisation for Economic ... More >>

TINZ and UNA NZ sign affiliation agreement

Friday, 27 July 2018, 1:38 pm | Transparency International NZ

The United Nations Association of New Zealand (UNA NZ) and Transparency International New Zealand (TINZ) and have made an agreement to fully affiliate and co-operate with each other. More >>

Parliamentarian diary publication strengthens transparency

Tuesday, 24 July 2018, 9:22 am | Transparency International NZ

Transparency International New Zealand (TINZ) is encouraged by the public release of parliamentarian diaries. Today Green party ministers released meeting logs for their official activities within the last three months. This is an important step ... More >>

Julie Haggie appointed CEO of Transparency International NZ

Thursday, 19 July 2018, 1:23 pm | Transparency International NZ

Transparency International New Zealand (TINZ) has appointed Julie Haggie to become its Chief Executive Officer (CEO). She will take up this appointment on 10 September. More >>

Investigative journalists find suspicious foreign trusts

Friday, 20 April 2018, 1:27 pm | Transparency International NZ

New Zealand remains vulnerable to the flow of illicit offshore assets. An Auckland company is caught up in an international money laundering controversy after it was identified helping to manage a network of New Zealand-registered companies and trusts ... More >>

Report on Money Laundering and Financing Terrorism

Monday, 19 March 2018, 9:53 am | Transparency International NZ

In its updated assessment the New Zealand Police Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) said $1.35 billion of domestic criminal proceeds is generated for laundering in New Zealand each year. More >>

New Zealand #1 least corrupt public sector in the world

Thursday, 22 February 2018, 8:19 am | Transparency International NZ

New Zealand's public sector is ranked the least corrupt in the world, according to Transparency International's 2017 Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) released globally today. More >>

The Fraud Film Festival is back again for 2018!

Monday, 19 February 2018, 9:40 am | Transparency International NZ

The Fraud Film Festival is New Zealand's premier thought provoking event for anti-fraud related practitioners and policy influencers. More >>

Discussion of the 2017 Open Budget Survey Results

Tuesday, 30 January 2018, 8:28 am | Transparency International NZ

On 30 January 2018 the International Budget Partnership will release the Open Budget Survey 2017 - the latest round of the world's only independent and comparative assessment of budget transparency, citizen participation, and oversight institutions in the ... More >>

International Anti-Corruption Day 2017

Saturday, 9 December 2017, 11:19 am | Transparency International NZ

Today - 9 December 2017 - is a good day for reflection and resolve International Anti-Corruption day is a good day for New Zealanders' to reflect on how fortunate we are to live in a country with low levels of corruption. More >>

FinTechNZ Connect: Auckland, 24th October

Friday, 20 October 2017, 9:01 am | Transparency International NZ

TINZ and FinTech NZ are working together to enhance the financial services sector here in New Zealand to promote more collaboration and increased transparency for the greater good of the wider New Zealand economy. More >>

In case you missed it: FinTech NZ Connect Event Series

Wednesday, 13 September 2017, 12:59 pm | Transparency International NZ

FinTech's spring series focuses on insurance technology innovation. Gain insight and learn about what's going in on in InsurTech. This will be followed by short presentations from a number of innovators, then a facilitated industry panel discussion and the ... More >>

September 2017 Transparency Times

Thursday, 7 September 2017, 1:49 pm | Transparency International NZ

Transparency International New Zealand sent six questions to all major political parties. We requested the policy stance of each party on each of these questions so that New Zealand citizens know how each party stands on key transparency and anti-corruption ... More >>

Protect our Whistleblowers

Tuesday, 8 August 2017, 2:36 pm | Transparency International NZ

"Whistleblowers - and their protection - are important to preserving New Zealand's reputation," says TINZ Director, David McNeill. "We expect this to be a poignant issue during the election season." More >>

Publish the report that led to Auditor-General's resignation

Saturday, 5 August 2017, 3:05 pm | Transparency International NZ

Transparency International New Zealand (TINZ) calls on Parliament to release the report by Sir Maarten Weavers that led to the resignation of Auditor-General Martin Matthews. More >>

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 >>