Venezuela Fined For Nationalizing Their Own Oil. This Is What The TPPA Will Do To New Zealand

On Thursday 9 October, a three-member arbitration panel for the conveniently Washington-based International Centre For Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) ordered South American country to pay $1.5 billion to oil giant Exxon for the 2007 expropriation of assets.  Not only has the ICSDID awarded this fine but Venezuela is battling another 20 or so similar […]

The “NZ Is Rockstar Economy” Banking Criminals Exposed And Why Are They Here Again?

How HSBC hooked up with drug traffickers and terrorists. And got away with it! By Matt Taibbi The deal was announced quietly, just before the holidays, almost like the government was hoping people were too busy hanging stockings by the fireplace to notice. Flooring politicians, lawyers and investigators all over the world, the U.S. Justice […]