Panamanian company allegedly bought NZ land…

Hutts Strange World

Photo / iStock
Photo / iStock

The Labour Party says says it has identified the Mossack Fonseca client who got approval to buy sensitive land in New Zealand.

RNZ National is reporting Labour MP David Cunliffe saying that the decision was about the sale of Onetai Station in North Taranaki in 2014 to Ceol & Muir, a Mossack Fonseca client.

Following the news of the leak early this month, the Overseas Investment Office started to review its approvals and applications to see if any involved Mossack Fonseca and found the 2014 decision, RNZ National reports.

Minister for Land Information Louise Upston asked the office to review the application to ensure it was appropriately assessed and that any concerns were properly investigated. She said, if any were found, she expected the OIO to take appropriate action.

The OIO was continuing to go through its records to see if any other approvals were connected…

View original post 94 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: