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Mobile banking just got better

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Mobile banking not only makes our life easier, it gives access to banking services to those who have none. A new series of standards just published will provide the platform for this technology to expand and grow, bringing robust and secure banking services to more people than ever before.

Tinker Tailor – clothing size standards get a makeover

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Ever wondered how clothing sizes are calculated and why they vary? A standard for measuring the body in order to calculate clothing size and shape profiles has just been updated to ensure that everything fits just right.

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Standards New Zealand is New Zealand's national standards body. We offer solutions based on international, regional (trans-Tasman and Pacific) and national standards, and other guidance documents. We are New Zealand's representative at the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and at the International Electrotechnical Committee (IEC) through the New Zealand National Committee of IEC.