As the year begins, we hope everyone is back to work refreshed and geared up! Our offices are back in business and we have resumed our usual working hours. Over the new years, Raj has been visiting the Indian subcontinent with very fruitful meetings in India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, etc. More news about this is below. In other news, Immigration New Zealand has announced changes to annual salaries for applications lodged under SMC on and after 24 February 2020, the details can be found in the newsletter.