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Breakthrough Product For Disabled Children

Thursday, 15 August 2002, 10:35 am | Industry New Zealand

Paremata-based Gelârt International starts production in October on a breakthrough product for therapists and children with central nervous system deficiencies such as cerebral palsy or spina bifida. More >>

New Docking System To Be Trialled In Picton

Wednesday, 14 August 2002, 4:07 pm | Industry New Zealand

A Christchurch company’s new QuaySailor automated docking system, believed to be the first of its kind in the world, is to be trialled at the Interisland ferry terminal in Picton. More >>

Export Success Of Local Television Series Formula

Monday, 12 August 2002, 11:40 am | Industry New Zealand

Auckland company Livingstone Productions’ success in selling a popular local television format overseas shows that New Zealand-made television shows can foot it in international markets, Industry New Zealand General Manager Northern Region, Lance Wickman, says. More >>

New Zealand Health IT Companies Gain Expertise

Wednesday, 7 August 2002, 1:37 pm | Industry New Zealand

New Zealand health information technology companies are being given the opportunity to learn more about an international messaging standard critical to them improving their competitive edge, with assistance from Industry New Zealand. More >>

$2.2 Million To Grow New Zealand Entrepreneurs

Wednesday, 7 August 2002, 11:06 am | Industry New Zealand

Thirteen projects aimed at providing New Zealanders with the skills needed for entrepreneurial success, are to receive $2.2 million from Industry New Zealand’s Enterprise Culture and Skills Activities Fund. More >>

INZ Major Events to work with events organisers

Thursday, 25 July 2002, 12:54 am | Industry New Zealand

In relation to the release of Sir Thomas Eichelbaum’s report into New Zealand’s loss of the World Cup Rugby hosting rights. More >>

Visit Results In Design Edge For Wellington Co.

Friday, 19 July 2002, 6:21 pm | Industry New Zealand

An Industry New Zealand-supported research trip to Bangladesh has allowed a Wellington company to gain a design edge in their manufacture of power networks monitoring equipment for third world conditions. More >>

Team Work Wins Beef Jerky Plant

Wednesday, 17 July 2002, 11:54 am | Industry New Zealand

The $12 million Mangere beef jerky plant is a great example of team work to promote investment in New Zealand, says Industry New Zealand Chief Executive Neil Mackay. More >>

Hawke’s Bay As Food ‘Region Of Excellence’

Thursday, 4 July 2002, 4:01 pm | Industry New Zealand

Industry New Zealand has approved $2 million in funding under its Regional Partnerships Programme to help establish Hawke’s Bay as a centre of innovation and excellence in food production, processing and exporting. More >>

Two Global Awards For NZ Kids

Friday, 28 June 2002, 2:40 pm | Industry New Zealand

The success of New Zealand students in two recent global Enterprise competitions supported by Industry New Zealand bodes well for our future economic prosperity, says Neil Mackay, CEO of Industry New Zealand. More >>

NZ Girls Win In United States

Friday, 28 June 2002, 2:33 pm | Industry New Zealand

A group of four gifted 13 to 15 year old Auckland girls have beaten over 2000 students at the Future Problem Solving championships recently held in the USA. More >>

International Optics Expert To Visit New Zealand

Friday, 14 June 2002, 1:47 pm | Industry New Zealand

The New Zealand Optics Industry Cluster is to learn how to grow its capability and benefit from the expanding optics opportunities worldwide, thanks to an Industry New Zealand supported business mission. More >>

HIT Lab NZ Flagship For Collaboration

Friday, 31 May 2002, 1:37 pm | Industry New Zealand

The Human Interface Technology Laboratory (HIT Lab) to be established at the University of Canterbury is a flagship for collaboration between universities, local and central government and the private sector, Industry New Zealand Chief Executive Neil Mackay ... More >>

Northland Firm’s US Exchange Reaps Rewards

Friday, 31 May 2002, 10:18 am | Industry New Zealand

An innovative Northland timber company that sent two people on an Industry New Zealand business exchange to the United States of America to improve its production capabilities, has signed a contract that will see its wood products sold throughout the States. More >>

Video Games Worth More Than The Movie Industry

Friday, 31 May 2002, 10:14 am | Industry New Zealand

Video Games Worth More Than The Movie Industry – Industry NZ promotes Kiwi game developers on centre stage at LA More >>

Lift To Economic Development Initiatives

Friday, 24 May 2002, 11:41 am | Industry New Zealand

Today’s Budget will give more impetus to Industry New Zealand’s economic development initiatives, particularly those closely allied with promoting innovation, says Industry New Zealand Chief Executive Neil Mackay. More >>

Changing Enterprise Attitudes Starts @ Grass-Roots

Monday, 20 May 2002, 12:58 am | Industry New Zealand

Encouraging young people to have a positive attitude toward business success is an important part of building a culture which positively supports entrepreneurial activity and business growth, says Neil Mackay, CEO of Industry New Zealand. More >>

Creative Sector Makes Significant Contribution

Friday, 17 May 2002, 10:24 am | Industry New Zealand

New Zealand’s creative sector is growing faster than the rest of economy, according to an Industry New Zealand report on the economic contribution of the creative sector. More >>

Three Regions Awarded $6 Million In Funding

Monday, 13 May 2002, 9:13 am | Industry New Zealand

Three regions have now had funding totalling up to $6 million approved under the Major Regional Initiatives component of Industry New Zealand’s Regional Partnership Programme. More >>

International Search Nets Industry NZ Director

Monday, 25 March 2002, 10:35 am | Industry New Zealand

Industry New Zealand has carried out an international search to appoint its new Director, Biotechnology Sector. More >>