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Separate urban planning welcomed

Monday, 4 September 2017, 12:45 pm | Business NZ

Chief Executive Kirk Hope says the current planning system under the Resource Management Act is not allowing urban development in response to growth. More >>

Commitment to TPP11 applauded

Thursday, 17 August 2017, 12:48 pm | Business NZ

New Zealand’s mandate to negotiate for the new Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP11) is good news, says ExportNZ. More >>

NZ Manufacturing Sector Expansion Levels Evenly Spread

Friday, 11 August 2017, 10:47 am | Business NZ

Evenly spread New Zealand's manufacturing sector saw expansion levels evenly spread across the five main indices during July, according to the BNZ - BusinessNZ Performance of Manufacturing Index (PMI). More >>

Emissions Trading Scheme Changes Make Sense

Wednesday, 26 July 2017, 11:38 am | Business NZ

BusinessNZ and the Sustainable Business Council have welcomed changes signalled for New Zealand’s Emissions Trading Scheme. More >>

Digital investment worthwhile

Wednesday, 28 June 2017, 11:53 am | Business NZ

Investment in digital technologies in schools will be highly worthwhile, says BusinessNZ. More >>

TPP good for communities and jobs

Thursday, 11 May 2017, 3:16 pm | Business NZ

BusinessNZ Chief Executive Kirk Hope has welcomed New Zealand’s ratification of the Trans Pacific Partnership. More >>

Fast movement on pay equity bill

Thursday, 20 April 2017, 4:00 pm | Business NZ

BusinessNZ has welcomed the early release of the draft Pay Equity Bill. An exposure draft of the Bill is now available for public consultation to help provide for its passing into law this year. More >>

Exporters endorse trade strategy

Friday, 24 March 2017, 10:17 am | Business NZ

ExportNZ has welcomed the Government’s report on recent trade achievements and future strategy released this morning. More >>

Innovation in trade strategy

Friday, 24 March 2017, 10:14 am | Business NZ

New Zealand’s trade agenda is well oriented for achieving more innovative and diversified exports, says BusinessNZ. More >>

BNZ - BusinessNZ PMI - January 2017

Friday, 17 February 2017, 1:19 pm | Business NZ

Activity in New Zealand's manufacturing sector saw January experience a dip in expansion, according to the BNZ - BusinessNZ Performance of Manufacturing Index (PMI). The seasonally adjusted PMI for January was 51.6 (a PMI reading above 50.0 indicates that manufacturing ... More >>

Don’t allow dumping in New Zealand

Tuesday, 13 December 2016, 4:56 pm | Business NZ

Dumping is selling products in an export market at a lower cost than they are sold in their home market More >>

Business leaders to seek improvements to Aus/NZ relationship

Wednesday, 26 October 2016, 4:34 pm | Business NZ

More than 200 senior Australian and New Zealand business leaders and nine Government Ministers will meet in Sydney this Friday, 28 October, to identify ways to further improve the trans-Tasman relationship. More >>

No support for confiscation

Monday, 4 July 2016, 11:27 am | Business NZ

Business supports Government’s focus on fixing Auckland’s housing problems, but would not support land confiscation, says BusinessNZ. More >>

The economy - confronting risks

Wednesday, 22 June 2016, 1:01 pm | Business NZ

New Zealand’s growth outlook is positive but there are risks, according to the BusinessNZ Planning Forecast . More >>

NZ's energy system ranked third most secure in the world

Friday, 17 June 2016, 11:11 am | Business NZ

New Zealand has been ranked third for energy security amongst the top 25 energy users in the world. More >>

ETS change expected – now the real work begins

Thursday, 26 May 2016, 4:41 pm | Business NZ

Now that the long telegraphed change to the emissions trading scheme has been made – to progressively remove the part-obligation on emitters to surrender units – the real work begins towards a greener economy, according to BusinessNZ and the Sustainable ... More >>

Positive Stance

Monday, 16 May 2016, 12:42 pm | Business NZ

New Zealand’s services sector experienced increased levels of expansion in April according to the BNZ - BusinessNZ Performance of Services Index (PSI). More >>

Holidays Act can be improved

Friday, 1 April 2016, 4:31 pm | Business NZ

BusinessNZ says the Holidays Act can be improved to reduce the confusion around holiday pay. More >>

The economy – mostly sunny despite cloudy periods

Thursday, 31 March 2016, 12:46 pm | Business NZ

The economic outlook for New Zealand is stronger than for many other countries, according to the BusinessNZ Planning Forecast . More >>

Urgent review of Holidays Act required

Wednesday, 9 March 2016, 12:03 pm | Business NZ

BusinessNZ and the NZ Payroll Practitioners’ Association are calling for an urgent review of the Holidays Act. More >>

 

 

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