Mayne Wetherell has produced a guide to doing business in New Zealand to provide overseas investors, and their advisers, with information about investing here.
The guide summarises inbound investment, immigration, investment structures, financial services regulation, tax, securities, takeovers, intellectual property, employment, land law, and trade practices.
Useful links to market events and commentary.
Commerce Commission investigation into the retail fuel market announced.
The New Zealand Herald reports that the Commerce Commission will begin its investigation into the retail fuel market. This will be the Commerce Commission's first market study following the passing of the Commerce Amendment Bill.
Siemans A.G. applies to the Commerce Commission to combine its business with Alstom S.A.
The Commerce Commission has received a clearance application from Siemens A.G. to combine its rail mobility business with Alstom S.A. The proposed merger is global, being considered in a number of foreign jurisdictions including Australia and the European Union.