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Invoice as a Certificate of Origin

          There have being allot of rumors regarding the applicability of a COO (Certificate of Origin) form over the past few years. Some say that SARS have done away with the need to produce a DA 59 (the form traditionally used to as a COO).   257 more words

Commercial Invoice

So the fruit with NZ labels may not be NZ grown after all - more lies from the corporations or human error?

Food labeling debate heats up, as big NZ companies voice their opposition

A fight nearly broke out in Parliament today over mandarins.

On one side was Labour Party MP Damien O’Connor, saying that shoppers were being lied to about where their fruit came from. 317 more words


National u-turns

National seem to working through a few u-turns as election year progresses.

Bringing soldiers’ remains back to New Zealand was announced on Monday:  Military personnel remains to be brought home… 557 more words


How the game Sleeping Dogs inspired a change in my perspective on "coming home" 

So it’s official, the one thing I never imagined I would ever do is happening…I’m living and working in Zambia. After countless unsuccessful job applications and an abundance of frustration with looking for permanent employment, I landed a human rights consultancy gig which will keep me in my passport country until December. 1,320 more words


Stata: Continent variable based on Country variable (ISO code [ISO3166- numeric])

I recently wanted to examine migrants’ labour market situation  by their continent of birth , however datasets like the EU-Labour Forces Survey or EU-SILC or the UK-LFS, don’t provide a continent variable. 2,365 more words