China raises extradition for expat criminals with Peters at APEC

Pattrick Smellie
Sun, 12 Nov 2017

By Pattrick Smellie in Manila Nov. 13 (BusinessDesk) - Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has raised with his new New Zealand counterpart, Winston Peters, the extradition of Chinese nationals facing corruption and criminal charges. Long an ambition of Beijing, the issue of an extradition treaty has stalled because of New Zealand’s opposition to China’s extensive use of the death penalty, including for commercial crimes. “The issue of corrupt individuals wanted in China and domiciled in New Zealand did seriously come up,” Peters told New...

Not convinced yet?

Subscribe to our Daily News Update free newsletter.

My Net Worth FREE
My Net Worth: Zac Stephenson, managing director, MediaCom
Daniel Dunkley | Sun, 03 Jul 2022

MediaCom managing director Zac Stephenson says he's proud of surviving in the media industry, which can be stressful and intense. 

Finance FREE
Money Answers: what's the best share investing strategy in a recession?
Frances Cook | Sat, 02 Jul 2022

Spreading your money through good quality companies, then leaving it alone for a few years is the boring but most likely way to build wealth for most of us. 

On the Money
On The Money: Air NZ's feeding frenzy, Kerry Prendergast's movie date, and more
Pattrick Smellie | Sat, 02 Jul 2022

In this week's OTM: Greg Foran's preference for pies, Kerry Prendergast's future at the film commission, a blast from the past from Enable Networks, and more...

Digital innovation could shape the future of NZ

The digital age allows us to collaborate on some of our greatest scientific and environmental challenges

Investments to sustain the momentum of building in NZ

Classic Capital has opened its Land & Build fund to qualified wholesale and eligible investors.