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Biosecurity Key to Growth of Aquaculture Industry

Tuesday, 20 June 2017, 9:48 am | Bay of Connections

Front-footing biosecurity was the key focus of a recent workshop attended by more than 30 aquaculture operators, iwi and researchers from around the Bay of Plenty and New Zealand. More >>

Bay Plans to Be Home of Sevens

Wednesday, 27 January 2016, 11:22 am | Bay of Connections

Bay Plans to Be Home of Sevens Fresh from hosting the Bayleys National Rugby Sevens in Rotorua for the third consecutive year, the Bay of Plenty Rugby Union is charging ahead with plans to raise the profile of the region as the home of rugby sevens. ... More >>

Building lasting relationships for growth in BOP

Monday, 30 November 2015, 2:24 pm | Bay of Connections

Bay of Connections has solidified its regional and national influence throughout 2015, after a year of significant economic action and achievement, culminating in the launch of its Yearly Report in Tauranga today. > More >>

Bay business leaders highlight key biosecurity risks

Friday, 18 September 2015, 12:08 pm | Bay of Connections

Highlighting practical and identifiable risks for the region’s freight logistics sector was the focus of briefings to the Bay of Connections Freight Logistics Action Group (FLAG) this week. The group includes road and rail freight owners and operators, ... More >>

Bay of Connections continues to impact region

Wednesday, 26 November 2014, 11:28 am | Bay of Connections

The Bay of Connections released its Yearly Impact Report 2014 at a small event last night in Tauranga (25 November), which highlights its success in collaboration with central government, strong advocacy and support of research and development. More >>

Regional Growth Study to catalyse region’s opportunities

Thursday, 5 June 2014, 4:33 pm | Bay of Connections

The Government’s announcement of a Regional Growth Study for the wider Bay of Plenty will further contribute to growth and development in the region, building on the strong relationship between the region and central Government and enabling ... More >>

Quickflix enters into agreement with Lionsgate

Wednesday, 4 June 2014, 1:27 pm | Bay of Connections

Quickflix, Australia and New Zealand’s premiere online streaming service, today announced it has entered into an agreement with Lionsgate’s international television division to license TV series for its transactional digital service. Lionsgate is ... More >>

Launch of BOP Māori economic strategy first of its kind

Thursday, 20 February 2014, 3:35 pm | Bay of Connections

New Zealand’s first regionally coordinated Māori Economic Development Strategy was officially launched in the Bay of Plenty today after two years of development and the input of more than 200 iwi and Māori business representatives. More >>

Role changes for Bay of Connections

Friday, 14 February 2014, 2:05 pm | Bay of Connections

The New Year has brought with it a changing at the helm for the Bay of Connections Governance Group, with a new chair and applications being sought for a new Māori Business representative. More >>

Forestry expert appointed to Bay of Connections

Tuesday, 3 September 2013, 12:16 pm | Bay of Connections

Jacob Kajavala, Managing Director of Kajavala Forestry Limited (KFL), has been appointed as the new Eastern Bay of Plenty business representative to the Bay of Connections Governance Group. More >>

Bay of Connections forestry strategy to contribute to goal

Thursday, 29 March 2012, 9:33 am | Bay of Connections

The Bay of Plenty region is well positioned to both benefit from, and contribute to, a new cross-sector forestry and wood products strategy that aims to more than double the New Zealand forestry industry’s business-as-usual export earnings to ... More >>