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Chamber’s report wants councils to make ‘hard calls'

Tuesday, 17 September 2019, 4:08 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Wellington City and the greater region are facing some very real challenges that local government leaders must address - that’s the message from Wellington Chamber’s pre-election report that has been released today. More >>

Chamber thanks Lavery for his service to Wellington

Thursday, 5 September 2019, 5:18 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

The Wellington Chamber of Commerce thanks City Council Chief Executive Kevin Lavery for his successful seven-year tenure following his decision to stand down from the role. More >>

Insurance taskforce must deliver for city and business

Tuesday, 27 August 2019, 12:55 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Today's first meeting of the Mayoral Insurance Taskforce is a useful step forward in Wellington responding to the dramatically changing insurance market, says Wellington Chamber of Commerce. More >>

Rating differentials must be abolished

Thursday, 4 July 2019, 4:25 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Today’s release of the Productivity Commission’s report into local government funding and financing reinforces many of the points the Wellington Chamber of Commerce has been making, most importantly the Commission’s recommendation to abolish rating ... More >>

Transport chaos wake-up call over infrastructure

Wednesday, 3 July 2019, 2:13 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Today’s transport chaos in Wellington is yet another wake-up call to the Government and the councils that our infrastructure is very fragile and urgently needs more investment, says Wellington Chamber of Commerce. More >>

Wellington Needs the Whole LGWM Deal - Chamber

Thursday, 27 June 2019, 8:36 am | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Wellington Chamber of Commerce welcomes the endorsement of the Let’s Get Wellington Moving project by both the regional and city councils but is disappointed they didn’t vote to include the whole plan. More >>

Councils must fight for better transport deal

Friday, 21 June 2019, 3:10 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Next week’s Wellington council meetings are a chance for our local representatives to stand and show they’re serious about getting a better transport deal for our city, says the Wellington Chamber of Commerce More >>

Chamber Congratulates Gold Award finalists

Monday, 17 June 2019, 10:37 am | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

The Wellington Chamber of Commerce congratulates all those announced as finalists for the Wellington Gold Awards and in particular notes a number of Wellington Chamber members who are finalists. More >>

Redeveloping Band Rotunda a good save, says Chamber

Tuesday, 21 May 2019, 3:44 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

The redevelopment of the Band Rotunda in Oriental Bay is a good save for the city, says Wellington Chamber of Commerce. More >>

Extra $197m for vocational education welcomed by business

Tuesday, 14 May 2019, 4:23 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

The redirection of $197 million in funding into vocational education from the Government’s Fees Free programme is a very welcome move, says Wellington Chamber of Commerce. More >>

Airport doing right thing over runway, says Chamber

Thursday, 11 April 2019, 3:26 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

The withdrawal by Wellington Airport of its resource consent application for the runway extension is disappointing but understandable in light of the time frames involved, says Wellington Chamber of Commerce. More >>

Petone-Grenada decision disaster for resilience + production

Thursday, 11 April 2019, 3:17 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Petone to Grenada decision disaster for resilience and productivity More >>

It's Time to Get Welly Moving

Friday, 5 April 2019, 12:36 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

The message from business to Council to get things moving couldn’t be clearer following today’s ‘Wellington Summit’ says the Wellington Chamber of Commerce. More >>

Council to hit Wellington City with higher rates rise

Thursday, 28 March 2019, 9:44 am | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Families and businesses will be paying higher rates as a result of Wellington City Council’s decision yesterday to again hike rates by double the rate of inflation, according to the Wellington Chamber of Commerce. More >>

Mayor Gives Business Upbeat Update

Tuesday, 26 February 2019, 1:14 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Mayor Justin Lester gave an upbeat State of the City update to more than 120 Wellington Chamber of Commerce members this morning. More >>

Venues strategy needed before Town Hall decision made

Wednesday, 20 February 2019, 11:38 am | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Wellington City Council needs to decide exactly where the Town Hall fits into its venues strategy before committing ratepayers to the massive cost of strengthening it, says Wellington Chamber of Commerce. More >>

Wellington business welcomes vocational education revamp

Wednesday, 13 February 2019, 2:55 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Employers in the Wellington region welcome the Government’s proposals to revamp the vocational education sector so it is better able to give learners the skills businesses need, says the Wellington Chamber of Commerce. More >>

Ata Rangi winemaker congratulated

Monday, 11 February 2019, 2:32 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Wellington Chamber of Commerce congratulates Helen Masters of Ata Rangi, Martinborough, on being named New Zealand Winemaker of the Year for 2019. "It’s a fantastic achievement to win this award in such a highly competitive industry which is so highly ... More >>

Electric scooters would suit Wellington, says Chamber

Friday, 8 February 2019, 9:52 am | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Electric scooters would be a good fit into the vibe of Wellington’s CBD but would need to be restricted to areas of lower pedestrian traffic, says Wellington Chamber of Commerce. More >>

Wellington Business Looking Forward to New Convention Space

Thursday, 13 December 2018, 12:59 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Wellington City Council’s decision today to proceed with a $179 million convention and exhibition centre across from Te Papa is great news for the city’s economy, says the Wellington Chamber of Commerce. More >>

 

 

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