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New Zealand Central Bank Head Says About Instability of Stablecoins

The Governor of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Adrian Orr, expressed concern about digital currencies, calling them oxymorons and the biggest misnomers.

Society & Lifestyle

Navigating Safe Gaming in New Zealand: An Expert Guide by Choice Not Chance

Welcome to our comprehensive guide on safe online gambling tailored for the Kiwi player. At Choice Not Chance, we recognize the importance of responsible gaming to ensure players’ well-being. Gambling, with its thrills and potential rewards, stands as a popular form of entertainment.

Society & Lifestyle

X Tests ‘Not A Bot’ Subscription System

In a new experiment with subscription, X, formerly Twitter, requires unverified accounts to pay $1 annually to be able to post & interact with other posts.

Fintech & Ecommerce

Revolut Launches in New Zealand

The British financial app Revolut has been launched in New Zealand.

Finance & Economics

TikTok to Invest Billions of Dollars in Southeast Asia

TikTok, an application for short videos, which is part of the ownership structure of the Chinese company ByteDance, on Thursday, June 15, announced its intention to invest billions of dollars in Southeast Asia over the next few years.

Articles

Promoting Responsible Gambling: How Casinos in New Zealand Prioritize Player Safety

In the pulsating heart of New Zealand’s vibrant casino scene, where fortunes are won and lost beneath the neon lights, a tale of responsibility unfolds. A story that transcends the glitz and glamour, for it delves into the depths of player safety, where the guardians of the gambling realm emerge. 

Society & Lifestyle

Latitude Financial Refuses to Bow to Ransomware Demands

The Australian consumer creditor Latitude Financial has received a demand from criminals who carry out their illegal activities in the virtual space to redeem previously stolen data.

News

Blackbird’s AUD $1 billion Fund Is a Good Sign for the VC Community

A decade ago, most Australian and New Zealand institutional investors didn’t want to invest in tech startups. Today VC fund Blackbird closed a fund at over AUD $1 billion

Fintech & Ecommerce

Bank of New Zealand introduces low-cost software-only POS solution

BNZ Pay is an app-based software POS solution ideal for seasonal or retail businesses that take payments on the go

News

Norway, Finland and New Zealand are closest to becoming cashless

A rapid transition to cashless societies in these three countries is enabled by the increased popularity of digital wallets

Countries

Amazon is set to open its first cloud data center in New Zealand

This move is expected to provide jobs and support for local businesses and startups

Fintech & Ecommerce

Klarna announced partnership with Wix

From designers and developers to musicians and restaurant owners, Wix is a website development platform for e-commerce merchants globally

Articles

The most expensive and cheapest countries to live in 2021

Let’s find out where in the world is the lowest price for food, rent, and utilities

Fintech & Ecommerce

Adyen announced new partnership across Australia and New Zealand

Both Nando’s and Adyen are committed to creating a positive impact within the communities they serve

Articles

Women and money: famous females on banknotes

The women featured on currency notes from all around the world

Countries

Top 10 fintech startups in New Zealand

Check out the 10 most successful fintech startups in New Zealand