Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search

 

News Media Conference

NEWS MEDIA CONFERENCE

ASIA-PACIFIC REGIONAL COMMITTEE of the INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATION OF SECURITIES COMMISSIONS (IOSCO)

The Securities Commission is hosting the annual meeting of the Asia-Pacific Regional Committee of IOSCO in Wellington on Friday 19th February 2004. This is the first time an IOSCO committee has met in New Zealand.

Chairmen and enforcement directors from securities commissions throughout the Asia-Pacific region are attending. Countries represented are Australia, Bangladesh, Brunei, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand and Viet Nam.

The aim of the APRC is to foster cooperation between securities regulators for effective supervision and enforcement of securities laws.

Chairman of the meeting is Datuk Ali Abdul Kadir, who is also the Chairman of the Securities Commission of Malaysia. Speaking after the last APRC meeting in Sri Lanka, Mr Kadir said that securities markets face many challenges in uncertain global conditions. He stressed the need for securities regulators to be highly vigilant and responsive in order to minimise the impact of such risks.

News Media Conference

APRC Chairman, Datuk Ali Abdul Kadir, will hold a news media conference following the APRC Meeting and the Enforcement Directors’ Meeting on Friday 20th February at 5pm at TelstraClear Centre, Level 3, Te Papa

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines

 

Mycoplasma Bovis: More Properties Positive

One of the latest infected properties is in the Hastings district, the other three are within a farming enterprise in Winton. The suspect property is near Ashburton. More>>

ALSO:

Manawatū Gorge Alternative: More Work Needed To Choose Route

“We are currently working closely and in partnership with local councils and other stakeholders to make the right long-term decision. It’s vital we have strong support on the new route as it will represent a very significant long-term investment and it will need to serve the region and the country for decades to come.” More>>

ALSO:

RBNZ: Super Fund Chief To Be New Reserve Bank Governor

Adrian Orr has been appointed as Reserve Bank Governor effective from 27 March 2018, Finance Minister Grant Robertson says. More>>

ALSO:

ScoopPro: Helping PR Professionals Get More Out Of Scoop

Scoop.co.nz has been a fixture of New Zealand’s news and Public Relations infrastructure for over 18 years. However, without the financial assistance of those using Scoop in a professional context in key sectors such as Public Relations and media, Scoop will not be able to continue this service... More>>

Insurance: 2017 Worst Year On Record For Weather-Related Losses

The Insurance Council of New Zealand (ICNZ) announced today that 2017 has been the most expensive year on record for weather-related losses, with a total insured-losses value of more than $242 million. More>>

ALSO: