RBNZ reviewing processes after MPS info sent early

Navigation for News Categories A handful of non-bank lenders were told a Funding for Lending Programme (FLP) would be implemented, 45 minutes before the official announcement of its November Monetary Policy Statement, the Reserve Bank has confirmed. The RBNZ said it would comment further once the review was completed. Photo: RNZ / Alexander Robertson The…Continue Reading

Certain methods of decontaminating medical face masks for repeated use during the COVID-19 pandemic appear to damage the masks’ integrity and protective function, according to research by a University of Massachusetts Amherst environmental health scientist. “Some treatments for decontamination had no impact on respirator performance, while other treatments resulted in substantial damage to masks,” writes…Continue Reading