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Global success celebrated locally

Friday, 9 February 2018, 10:59 am | EMA

Entries are now open to the Air New Zealand Cargo ExportNZ Awards 2018 - Auckland and Waikato. More >>

Employment relations changes need to keep NZ competitive

Thursday, 25 January 2018, 1:04 pm | EMA

Proposed changes to the current employment relations legislation remove flexibility the EMA believes is required to compete internationally. More >>

CPTPP back on track

Wednesday, 24 January 2018, 10:53 am | EMA

The EMA says it is great news the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) is back on track and expected to be signed in March. More >>

Business pleased Government confirmed

Friday, 20 October 2017, 11:49 am | EMA

Business is pleased a decision has been made confirming the make-up of the Government to lead New Zealand in the next parliamentary term, says the EMA. More >>

Manufacturers needs skills and infrastructure

Wednesday, 13 September 2017, 9:05 am | EMA

Manufacturers are important employers in New Zealand creating many opportunities for skilled and unskilled labour. More >>

Auckland transport initiatives sped up

Friday, 4 August 2017, 12:49 pm | EMA

Confirmation of a funding package to speed up transport initiatives to address Auckland’s gridlock has been hailed as much needed progress by the EMA. More >>

Flexibility in tertiary models key to addressing skills

Wednesday, 26 July 2017, 2:09 pm | EMA

The deepening skills shortage is a key concern for employers which is why the EMA is keen to understand further detail around the Government’s announcement on tertiary models today. More >>

New model to unlock infrastructure investment shortfall

Monday, 24 July 2017, 9:12 am | EMA

A government initiative to allow public and private investment in critically needed infrastructure is a significant step forward for the country. More >>

What Business wants from Government

Thursday, 6 July 2017, 11:34 am | EMA

With the countdown now on until the General Election on September 23, the EMA has released its key recommendations for the incoming Government. More >>

Deep concerns around Labour’s workplace policy

Thursday, 29 June 2017, 2:28 pm | EMA

EMA has deep concerns about the Industrial Relations Policy released by the Labour Party today. More >>

Business keen to get Auckland moving

Wednesday, 7 June 2017, 11:20 am | EMA

The outcome of a project to investigate ways to ease congestion in Auckland cannot come fast enough. More >>

Focus on trade strategy

Friday, 24 March 2017, 3:49 pm | EMA

Today’s release of the Government’s Trade Agenda 2030 comes at an important time says the EMA. More >>

Time for exporters to share their success stories

Tuesday, 14 February 2017, 12:33 pm | EMA

With exporting a hot topic, it’s time for those in the industry to share their success stories with the rest of New Zealand. More >>

Congratulations to new Prime Minister

Monday, 12 December 2016, 11:55 am | EMA

EMA wishes to congratulate Bill English on his official confirmation as the new Prime Minister along with Paula Bennett as Deputy Prime Minister, earlier today. More >>

Electricity Authority no longer wants to ‘act reasonably’

Monday, 28 November 2016, 11:57 am | EMA

The Electricity Authority is proposing to remove 36 clauses that require it to act or behave reasonably from the ‘rulebook’ that governs the New Zealand electricity market . More >>

Reassuring step forward on pay equity

Thursday, 24 November 2016, 11:27 am | EMA

Significant progress has been made on pay equity with the announcement by Government that it agrees with the recommendations of the Joint Working Group on Pay Equity. More >>

Opposition to electricity reforms not going away

Tuesday, 18 October 2016, 3:40 pm | EMA

The EMA is puzzled and deeply concerned as to why the Electricity Authority has pushed its transmission pricing proposal into another round of consultation. More >>

Fearless Business Will THRIVE

Friday, 30 September 2016, 10:27 am | EMA

Keeping up with the rate of change in today’s business world requires a bold and fearless approach and EMA’s THRIVE conference is set to deliver this. More >>

Kiwis don’t want cheaper power at others' expense

Wednesday, 21 September 2016, 11:18 am | EMA

"According to a poll commissioned by a group of consumer trusts, businesses, farming, local government and electricity sector participants, the kiwi spirit of giving everyone a fair go is alive and well across the country, with over 50% of Kiwis rejecting ... More >>

Local Body Manifesto: What Business wants from Council

Friday, 2 September 2016, 11:18 am | EMA

With the countdown now on until local body elections, EMA has released its key recommendations for Auckland’s incoming Mayor and councillors. More >>



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