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Electricity sector review highlights strengths and needs

Tuesday, 11 September 2018, 4:13 pm | BusinessNZ

The BusinessNZ Energy Council has welcomed MBIE’s review of the New Zealand electricity sector. More >>

Employment bill still harmful, oppressive

Monday, 10 September 2018, 10:22 am | BusinessNZ

The Employment Relations Amendment Bill as reported back to Parliament today remains harmful and oppressive, says BusinessNZ. More >>

Planning for low-emissions economy

Tuesday, 4 September 2018, 2:14 pm | BusinessNZ

BusinessNZ has welcomed the Productivity Commission’s report on moving to a low-emissions economy. More >>

Receiving entries for broadcasting awards

Wednesday, 22 August 2018, 12:05 pm | BusinessNZ

The Bill Toft Memorial Fund awards a grant of $5,000 for broadcasters working in online or broadcasting media in New Zealand More >>

BusinessNZ welcomes micro-credentials

Wednesday, 1 August 2018, 11:52 am | BusinessNZ

A micro-credential system introduced by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority will help ensure that New Zealand businesses can access employees with the skills they need in a world that is rapidly changing, says BusinessNZ. More >>

New Book an Insight into NZ Businesses

Friday, 29 June 2018, 8:43 am | BusinessNZ

BusinessNZ is welcoming a new reference book that offers an insight into the New Zealand business scene. More >>

BusinessNZ welcomes climate thaw

Friday, 15 June 2018, 3:34 pm | BusinessNZ

BusinessNZ has welcomed today’s announcement that the National Party has taken a significant step toward a bipartisan approach to climate change policy. More >>

Sustainable Business Council welcomes bi-partisan approach

Friday, 15 June 2018, 2:21 pm | BusinessNZ

Sustainable Business Council welcomes offer of bi-partisan approach to climate change The Sustainable Business Council is welcoming the National Party’s offer to work constructively with the government on climate change policy. More >>

Entries open for broadcasting awards

Monday, 11 June 2018, 1:28 pm | BusinessNZ

The Bill Toft Memorial Fund awards a grant of $5,000 for broadcasters working in online or broadcasting media in New Zealand More >>

Buy NZ Campaign Gets New Executive Director

Friday, 1 June 2018, 12:05 pm | BusinessNZ

Experienced business, marketing and e-commerce specialist Ryan Jennings has joined the BusinessNZ team as Executive Director of the Buy New Zealand Made Campaign. More >>

Budget 2018 and business

Thursday, 17 May 2018, 3:20 pm | BusinessNZ

BusinessNZ Chief Executive Kirk Hope said some of the big ticket items in the Budget would help support business growth. More >>

Plan for more investment in innovation

Thursday, 19 April 2018, 1:29 pm | BusinessNZ

BusinessNZ says proposals for R&D tax credits could help more New Zealand companies innovate. More >>

Lift in service

Monday, 16 April 2018, 10:32 am | BusinessNZ

New Zealand’s services sector experienced a lift in expansion levels during March, according to the BNZ - BusinessNZ Performance of Services Index (PSI). The PSI for March was 58.8, which was 3.5 points higher than February (A PSI reading above 50.0 ... More >>

Employment changes not good for flexibility, productivity

Thursday, 29 March 2018, 7:36 pm | BusinessNZ

Employment changes not good for flexibility, productivity BusinessNZ says proposed changes to employment law should be carefully scrutinised to ensure the strengths of the current employment relations framework are not lost. More >>

Employment changes not good for flexibility, productivity

Thursday, 29 March 2018, 5:40 pm | BusinessNZ

BusinessNZ says proposed changes to employment law should be carefully scrutinised to ensure the strengths of the current employment relations framework are not lost. More >>

Intelligent transport systems could earn $1.5 billion a year

Monday, 19 March 2018, 6:33 pm | BusinessNZ

Intelligent transport systems could be a sunrise tech industry for New Zealand, earning up to $1.5 billion a year, a new industry report has found. More >>

Turnout at Leadership Forum underscores opportunities

Thursday, 1 March 2018, 12:20 pm | BusinessNZ

Some 250 senior Australian and New Zealand business and community leaders, twelve Government Ministers and two Prime Ministers will meet in Sydney this Friday, 2nd March, to identify ways to strengthen the trans-Tasman relationship. More >>

Auckland gathering of Asia-Pacific business leaders

Wednesday, 31 January 2018, 9:04 am | BusinessNZ

The meeting of the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) being held from 1-4 February in Auckland will seek to advance sustainable and inclusive growth. More >>

BusinessNZ on employment changes

Thursday, 25 January 2018, 1:14 pm | BusinessNZ

Changed employment relations rules will mean increased compliance for employers but are reasonably pragmatic regarding pressures on small firms, says BusinessNZ. More >>

NZ economy on course but some risks

Thursday, 21 December 2017, 12:47 pm | BusinessNZ

The BusinessNZ Planning Forecast for the December 2017 quarter shows strength in many parts of the economy although with some risk from business sentiment and future wage pressures. More >>

 

 

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