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Manawatū Businesses Mostly Back To Pre-COVID Levels: Survey

Thursday, 27 August 2020, 2:45 pm | CEDA

The fourth business survey tracking the impact of COVID-19 by the Central Economic Development Agency (CEDA) has found that businesses are getting back to pre-COVID levels with construction and related trades starting to take off. “ The four CEDA ... More >>

Manawatū-whanganui Regional Skills Leadership Group Established To Be Eyes & Ears For Labour Market

Thursday, 25 June 2020, 4:39 pm | CEDA

The government is to get independent Manawatū-Whanganui advice from a Regional Skills Leadership Group being formed to advise it on the reemployment, redeployment and retraining of workers and business owners who have lost their jobs or businesses. ... More >>

First Week Of Level 1 And Manawatū Shrugs Off The Economic Blues

Thursday, 18 June 2020, 8:41 am | CEDA

Manawatū has surged to New Zealand’s number two region for consumer total spend growth, in Paymark data covering the first week of Level 1. Electronic card spending in the region for the week ending 14 June being up 7.4 percent on the same week in ... More >>

Sort It 2020 The Largest Careers Expo Post-Lockdown

Sunday, 24 May 2020, 4:18 pm | CEDA

The Sort It Careers Expo is back for a seventh year in a whole new format, with 2020’s event being entirely run online between Monday, 25 May and Friday, 19 June “Sort It takes on new significance given post COVID-19 career challenges faced ... More >>

‘Bringing Brand New Zealand Home’ At AgriFood Week 2020

Wednesday, 11 March 2020, 4:56 pm | CEDA

New Zealand AgriFood Week is enlisting several international thought-leaders to address the Week’s 2020 theme, ‘bringing brand New Zealand home.’ The week-long series of events, workshops and forums across the Manawatū covers the intersection ... More >>

CEDA Launches the Manawatū Agritech Strategy

Tuesday, 22 October 2019, 3:34 pm | CEDA

The Central Economic Development Agency is proud to launch the Manawatū Agritech Strategy, which was developed in partnership with the global agritech accelerator Sprout and regional stakeholders including iwi, education and training providers, ... More >>

CEDA leads 3rd International Education Delegation to China

Friday, 24 May 2019, 3:07 pm | CEDA

The Central Economic Development Agency (CEDA) is leading an international education delegation to China to continue building on our work to raise awareness of Manawatu as a number one destination for world-leading education and lifestyle experience. More >>

Award-Winning Global Science Festival Comes to Manawatu

Friday, 10 May 2019, 2:44 pm | CEDA

The relationship between ageing, food and your brain to co-existing with cows and keas, and the state of our environment from the hills to our waterways are just some of the research topics that will be served up by scientists at local Palmerston North ... More >>

International Student Numbers in Manawatu-Whanganui Region

Thursday, 3 May 2018, 2:42 pm | CEDA

The latest figures from the Ministry of Education reveal strong growth in international student numbers for the Manawatu-Whanganui region, while nationally numbers have fallen. More >>

Teams Champs Drives Millions into Region's Economy

Thursday, 12 April 2018, 12:54 pm | CEDA

The action packed 2018 ENZED Superstock Teams Champs contributed an estimated $5.2 million to Manawatu's economy, a Major Events Report by the Central Economic Development Agency (CEDA) reveals. More >>

CEDA: Applications Open for New Major Events Fund

Friday, 6 October 2017, 4:19 pm | CEDA

Applications are now open for the new Major Events Fund, helping event organisers to build iconic events right here in Manawatu. More >>

A New Toolbox for Businesses

Monday, 25 September 2017, 9:12 am | CEDA

Easy access to business support, advice and resources is the aim of a new website that will help businesses in the Horizons region grow and flourish. More >>

Value of international education breaks $100 million mark

Thursday, 23 March 2017, 8:32 am | CEDA

The Economic Impact of International Education Report 2015/16 for Manawatū Whanganui has found the industry is now worth $100 million in foreign exchange earnings to the region. More >>