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Open Letter to Auckland Mayor & Councillors

Friday, 1 June 2018, 2:47 pm | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

By now you will be aware there are significant concerns in the business community over the shape and direction of Auckland Council’s draft waste strategy. These were set out in submissions to the draft plan by at least four of Auckland’s major ... More >>

Councillors Urged to Read Their Waste Management Plans

Saturday, 26 May 2018, 2:27 pm | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

Auckland Councillors Urged to Read Their Waste Management Plans Auckland Councillors denying Auckland Council’s intentions to enter the waste market in competition with the private sector “should read their own draft waste management plans,” ... More >>

Auckland Transport Projects GET $28b

Thursday, 26 April 2018, 3:30 pm | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

Announcements today for transport related projects in Auckland could not have come at a better time. They send a very clear message to those associated with the infrastructure sector that the Government understands the congestion issue and is prepared to fund ... More >>

Business Confidence shows slow recovery

Tuesday, 13 March 2018, 1:43 pm | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

A Chamber survey of businesses in the Auckland Region reveals that business confidence is slowly improving following its dramatic fall last quarter. More >>

Celebrate the past, act for the future

Monday, 29 January 2018, 10:57 am | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

With claims from sectors such as teaching, health and policing, that shortages of good people is due in part to the cost of living in Auckland it’s time we seriously considered these sectors trialling an “Auckland wage” to help overcome their ... More >>

Auckland Chamber of Commerce Supports Youth Business

Thursday, 7 December 2017, 1:50 pm | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

The Auckland Chamber of Commerce and Young Enterprise are excited to announce their new delivery partnership for The Lion Foundation Young Enterprise Scheme (YES) in the region. The YES business programme enables high school students to set up and ... More >>

Regional Fuel Tax – Where is the business plan?

Thursday, 30 November 2017, 1:52 pm | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

Regional Fuel Tax – Where is the business plan confirming what transport improvements the revenue will be spent on? More >>

Business Confidence Falls

Thursday, 23 November 2017, 1:01 pm | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

A Chamber survey of businesses in the Auckland Region reveals that business confidence has fallen dramatically. More >>

Penlink – a ready-made “first cab off the rank”

Wednesday, 22 November 2017, 12:43 pm | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

If Transport Minister Phil Twyford is looking for a quick start to unlock Auckland’s congestion, the ‘ready to go’ Penlink Project ticks all the boxes. More >>

Property Valuation Increase And Rate Rise Link Needs Sorting

Friday, 17 November 2017, 12:55 pm | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

Councils need reminding that skyrocketing property values doesn’t change the level of a Council’s services and therefore shouldn’t result in higher rates. More >>

Big property valuation increases means huge rate increases

Thursday, 16 November 2017, 7:12 pm | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

Big property valuation increases means huge rate increases – “An unfair system,” – says Auckland Chamber CEO, Michael Barnett The average 45% increase in Auckland’s property valuations announced today will result in huge Auckland Council rate increases ... More >>

Westpac Auckland Business Awards 2017 – Central

Wednesday, 15 November 2017, 10:11 am | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

My Food Bag has won the Supreme Business Excellence Award at last night’s Westpac Auckland Business Awards 2017 – Central. More >>

Westpac Auckland Business Awards 2017 – West

Friday, 3 November 2017, 9:33 am | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

Southern Spars Ltd has won the Supreme Business Excellence Award at the Westpac Auckland Business Awards 2017 – West. More >>

SMEs need to start planning now for new initiatives

Friday, 27 October 2017, 1:17 pm | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

Raising the minimum wage and introducing a regional fuel tax for Auckland will impact SMEs, but the news is not all bad, according to Auckland Chamber of Commerce CEO, Michael Barnett. More >>

Westpac Auckland Business Awards 2017 – South

Thursday, 19 October 2017, 9:31 am | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

Jet Park Hotel and Conference Centre has won the Supreme Business Excellence Award at last night’s Westpac Auckland Business Awards 2017 – South. More >>

Snowplanet Wins Westpac Auckland Business Awards - North

Friday, 6 October 2017, 10:37 am | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

Snowplanet has won the Supreme Business Excellence Award at last night’s Westpac Auckland Business Awards 2017 – North. More >>

Business applauds farming efforts to clean-up rivers

Wednesday, 13 September 2017, 10:53 am | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

The ambitious goal farming leaders have set to make New Zealand’s rivers swimmable for their children and grandchildren deserves widespread recognition and support – “especially from city-based politicians,” says Auckland Chamber of Commerce ... More >>

Auckland transport projects should be fast-tracked

Friday, 8 September 2017, 2:39 pm | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

National’s Auckland transport projects – “are all on Auckland’s ‘catch-up’ agenda that should be targeted for fast-track completion as a package” Michael Barnett, head of the Auckland Chamber of Commerce was commenting on the list of Auckland ... More >>

Auckland Port Facts

Thursday, 31 August 2017, 11:08 am | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

· Handles 31% of NZ’s container trade by value – the highest of any NZ sea or air port More >>

Penlink - Auckland's highest ranked transport project

Thursday, 31 August 2017, 8:58 am | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

Keep up your messages to political candidates to get Penlink built and open within five years. More >>

 

 

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