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NZ economy slowdown

Monday, 23 September 2019, 12:02 pm | Business New Zealand

International and domestic factors are contributing to a slowing economy, according to the latest BusinessNZ Planning Forecast. More >>

Proposed business tax changes welcomed

Monday, 23 September 2019, 11:38 am | Business New Zealand

Changes to business tax rules recommended by the Tax Working Group have been welcomed by BusinessNZ. More >>

NZUS Council welcomes news PM to meet with Trump

Tuesday, 17 September 2019, 8:03 pm | Business New Zealand

NZUS Council executive director Jordan Small welcomes the news New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern will meet with US President Donald Trump in New York next week. More >>

More focus needed on business with Asia

Wednesday, 10 July 2019, 10:36 am | Business New Zealand

This year’s Perceptions of Asia report demonstrates the importance of business links between New Zealand and Asia, says BusinessNZ. More >>

Climate Leaders Coalition celebrates its 100th signatory

Monday, 24 June 2019, 9:39 am | Business New Zealand

The Climate Leaders Coalition is celebrating its 100th signatory - agritech and herd improvement co-operative, LIC. More >>

Indigenous Women’s Business Network launch by the ANZLF

Friday, 22 February 2019, 8:59 am | Business New Zealand

The Australia New Zealand Leadership Forum (ANZLF) is pleased to announce the formation of an Indigenous Women’s Business Network (IWBN). More >>

Vocational education needs to serve learners and businesses

Wednesday, 13 February 2019, 12:59 pm | Business New Zealand

We need to make sure vocational education is serving the needs of learners and businesses, says Business NZ Chief Executive Kirk Hope. More >>

Independent fiscal institution for New Zealand

Monday, 29 October 2018, 1:04 pm | Business New Zealand

The Treasury is suggesting a new institution to improve transparency around governmental taxing and spending. More >>

Boost for infrastructure decision making

Monday, 8 October 2018, 1:31 pm | Business New Zealand

Chief Executive Kirk Hope says New Zealand needs to get systematically better at matching infrastructure demand with its delivery. More >>

World energy leaders to share insights

Thursday, 23 August 2018, 2:00 pm | Business New Zealand

The World Energy Council is to facilitate an exclusive roundtable featuring international energy leaders at a premier event to be held in Wellington, New Zealand. More >>

Support for older worker strategy

Friday, 29 June 2018, 4:39 pm | Business New Zealand

BusinessNZ has welcomed a white paper released today by the Working Group on the Ageing Workforce. More >>

BNZ BusinessNZ PMI - April 2018

Friday, 11 May 2018, 10:45 am | Business New Zealand

New Zealand's level of manufacturing expansion experienced a boost in April, according to the BNZ - BusinessNZ Performance of Manufacturing Index (PMI). The seasonally adjusted PMI for April was 58.9 (a PMI reading above 50.0 indicates that manufacturing ... More >>

Employment Relations Amendment Bill Closing

Thursday, 29 March 2018, 9:35 am | Business New Zealand

BusinessNZ urges businesses to make a submission on the Employment Relations Amendment Bill before the closing date of Good Friday. More >>

BusinessNZ: Rob Cameron tribute

Monday, 26 February 2018, 5:27 pm | Business New Zealand

BusinessNZ has paid tribute to public policy reformer and investment banker Rob Cameron who passed away last week. More >>

BNZ – BusinessNZ Performance of Manufactoring Index

Friday, 16 February 2018, 2:53 pm | Business New Zealand

Uncertain times New Zealand's level of manufacturing expansion rose in January after experiencing lower expansion for the previous month, according to the BNZ - BusinessNZ Performance of Manufacturing Index (PMI). The seasonally adjusted PMI for January ... More >>

Business and exporters applaud trade success

Wednesday, 24 January 2018, 10:12 am | Business New Zealand

BusinessNZ and ExportNZ have welcomed the revival of the Comprehensive Progressive Agreement for Trans Pacific Partnership. More >>

Business on pay equity group

Tuesday, 23 January 2018, 11:30 am | Business New Zealand

Business representatives on the pay equity working group have welcomed the resumption of work towards new pay equity legislation. More >>

Asia-Pacific business leaders to meet in Auckland

Thursday, 14 December 2017, 3:59 pm | Business New Zealand

Business New Zealand will host a meeting of the APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) from 1-4 February in Auckland, Chief Executive Kirk Hope announced today. More >>

NZ Ranked in Top 10 in Global Energy Comparison

Thursday, 16 November 2017, 9:04 am | Business New Zealand

The BusinessNZ Energy Council (BEC) welcomes New Zealand’s continued robust energy sector performance in comparison to other countries. More >>

Hopes for CPTPP

Monday, 13 November 2017, 9:50 am | Business New Zealand

BusinessNZ has welcomed progress towards the new Trans Pacific Partnership, now CPTPP. More >>