Entries by tim.mccready

Capital Markets: A new role model for growth (NZ Herald)

Originally published in the New Zealand Herald Tour highlights the importance of a clear vision and well-communicated long-term infrastructure plans Each year, New Zealand’s peak infrastructure body Infrastructure New Zealand leads a delegation of senior public and private sector leaders overseas to explore new ideas and approaches to delivering infrastructure. This year, the delegation […]

Flight check: Business class head-to-head (NZ Herald)

Originally published in New Zealand Herald’s Travel Tim McCready flew Business Class to Hong Kong on Cathay Pacific CX198 and returned to Auckland on Air New Zealand NZ80. Plane Cathay Pacific: Boeing 777-300. Seven years old. Air New Zealand: Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner. Brand new, out of the factory in August 2018. The seat Cathay Pacific: I was sitting […]

China Business: 2019 – a year of challenges (NZ Herald)

Earlier this year I travelled to Hong Kong to attend the Asian Financial Forum. The forum, now in its 12th year, brings together financial and business leaders, global policymakers and financial regulators from over 40 countries and regions. While the theme of the Forum this year was “creating a sustainable and inclusive future,” it […]