Caution urged in snowy conditions
"Caution urged in snowy conditions"
urges those in Southland to avoid or delay travelling in
wintry conditions today.
The area has been experiencing
snow showers and more are expected.
Those who need to
travel are advised to exercise caution - assess local road
conditions, use snow chains where necessary and drive to the
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Commerce Commission: Retail Fuel "Not As Competitive As It Could Be"
The Commission has outlined some options it considers could improve competition. There are two broad sets of options it thinks may have the potential to help create a competitive wholesale market. These are:
• Greater contractual freedom to make it easier for resellers to switch between suppliers; and
• Enabling wider participation in the majors’ joint infrastructure, notably the shared terminals and supporting logistics involved in their borrow-and-loan system.
Further options, including improving the transparency of premium petrol prices, are discussed in the draft report. More>>