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Wellington Chamber Celebrates Sir John Anderson's Life

Thursday, 15 November 2018, 9:39 am | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

The Wellington Chamber of Commerce acknowledges Sir John Anderson’s life of service following his passing, aged 73, yesterday. More >>

Wellington Still Waiting for a Transport Solution

Tuesday, 13 November 2018, 11:46 am | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Transport Minister Phil Twyford’s announcement that the Let’s Get Wellington Moving plan will not be ready until next year is yet more disappointing news to commuters, says the Wellington Chamber of Commerce. More >>

WelTec & Whitireia Merger Would Benefit Wellington Students

Tuesday, 6 November 2018, 4:54 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

If Wellington is to become a student city with a thriving education sector, it requires a healthy and financially sustainable polytechnic, according to the Wellington Chamber of Commerce. More >>

Local Government Funding Under Microscope

Tuesday, 6 November 2018, 4:28 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Valuable questions regarding the long-term future of local government revenue and cost pressures are examined in the Productivity Commission’s ‘Local government funding and financing’ issues paper released today, says the Wellington Chamber ... More >>

International Students’ Growing Value to Wellington

Thursday, 1 November 2018, 3:49 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

The value of international students to Wellington’s economy has doubled in the last couple of years, but there is potential to grow the sector even more according to the Wellington Chamber of Commerce. More >>

CPTPP Trade Deal to Benefit All New Zealanders

Wednesday, 31 October 2018, 2:49 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

With today’s ratification of the CPTPP by Australia, the enormous trans-Pacific trade deal will soon come into force benefiting all New Zealanders through export growth and improved trade opportunities, says the Wellington Chamber of Commerce ... More >>

Wellington Chamber Announce Four New Board Members

Thursday, 25 October 2018, 7:00 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

The biggest business membership organisation and employer network in central New Zealand has announced four new members for its Board. More >>

Businesses Look Forward to Construction of Otaki to Levin

Thursday, 25 October 2018, 2:21 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Following the New Zealand Transport Agency’s confirmation that construction of a new Otaki to Link expressway will go ahead, businesses are looking forward to as early a construction date as possible says the Wellington Chamber of Commerce and ... More >>

Wellington Chamber Applauds Council Scrutiny

Friday, 5 October 2018, 4:31 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Wellington Council’s decision to re-evaluate the business case supporting development of the city’s proposed convention centre is the right move says, Wellington Chamber of Commerce Chief Executive John Milford. More >>

Wellington Chamber Acknowledges Big Effort from Peter Biggs

Thursday, 4 October 2018, 8:31 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

The Wellington Chamber of Commerce thanks passionate advocate Peter Biggs for his service as chair of the Wellington Regional Economic Development Agency (WREDA) ahead of his stepping back from the role at the end of this year. More >>

Still Time for Government to Listen on Employment Law Change

Monday, 10 September 2018, 2:10 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Businesses are urging the Government to make changes to its Employment Relations Amendment Bill with the time still available, says Wellington Chamber of Commerce CEO John Milford. More >>

Wellington Chamber of Commerce Statement on Living Wage

Monday, 3 September 2018, 12:09 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Wellington City Council has announced it is now a living wage accredited organisation. This will require core external contractors providing services to the Council to pay their staff the living wage while working for the Council. More >>

Movement Needed on 'Let's Get Wellington Moving'

Saturday, 1 September 2018, 4:36 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

The announcement of additional transport investment into Wellington has been welcomed by Wellington Chamber of Commerce CEO John Milford, however, more certainty is needed on the progress of critical projects. More >>

Wellington parking charges raises more questions

Friday, 24 August 2018, 3:43 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Following the Wellington City Council's decision to introduce charges for weekend parking, the Wellington Chamber of Commerce is calling for research on how Wellingtonians use their city's parking to be released. More >>

Polytecs crucial to New Zealand's success

Friday, 24 August 2018, 3:40 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

The Government's actions to shore up the financial positions of both the Wellington region's polytechnics is a step in the right direction, according to Wellington Chamber of Commerce CE John Milford. More >>

Wgtn business confidence drops back to pre-Christmas levels

Friday, 13 July 2018, 9:29 am | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Confidence among Wellington region businesses has retreated to pre-Christmas levels, according to the latest Wellington Chamber of Commerce Business Confidence Survey. More >>

Wellington Chamber backs call for local govt reform

Friday, 29 June 2018, 2:50 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

-- The Wellington Chamber of Commerce is backing the call from the Local Government Business Forum to ensure the recently announced Productivity Commission Inquiry hears the perspectives of business and ratepayers and comes up with meaningful reform. More >>

Antipodes Wins 2018 ASB Wellington Exporter Of The Year

Friday, 25 May 2018, 12:22 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Beauty brand Antipodes is the winner of the 2018 ASB Wellington Exporter of the Year. More >>

Budget 2018 - ‘as expected’ says business

Thursday, 17 May 2018, 4:57 pm | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

The Coalition Government’s first Budget is ‘as expected’, with no major surprises but room for improvement. More >>

Wellington business feeling better about the next 12 months

Monday, 23 April 2018, 9:29 am | Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

Confidence among Wellington region businesses has bounced back after a significant decline post-election, according to the latest Wellington Chamber of Commerce Business Confidence Survey. More >>

 

 

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