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Bulletin is the Commission's bi-monthly stakeholder newsletter.
Our newsletter covers a mix of regulation, competition and consumer issues, and provides general updates on our work.
The Commission’s online lending video advertisement has scored remarkable viewing numbers, with nearly 250,000 views and counting.
Welcome to this edition of Bulletin.
More than 300 lender representatives and interested parties attended the Commission’s lender seminars in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch in June.
Our campaign to find 3,000 volunteers to be part of Measuring Broadband New Zealand is going well, with the first batch of Whiteboxes about to be shipped out to volunteers.
The Commission has had another busy year investigating mergers. Many mergers bring benefits to the economy and we cleared a number of them over the past year.
On Wednesday 2 May, the Commission’s Fibre Regulation and wider Telecommunications team held a stakeholder workshop on our approach to future fibre regulation.
The Commission sent a timely reminder to all businesses that any ‘Made in New Zealand’ claims they make about their products must be accurate, able to be substantiated and must not mislead consumers about the country of origin.
We have launched a new series of videos and quick guides to help businesses avoid unfair contract terms in their standard form consumer contracts.
The Commission has produced new video guidance for traders on false, misleading and unsubstantiated representations and how to avoid making them.