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Online Retailer ShopGood Partners With Cure Kids To Allow Kiwi Consumers To Give Back While Christmas Shopping

Monday, 8 November 2021, 9:58 am | Joint Press Release

New Zealand charity Cure Kids has today launched an exclusive partnership with online shopping platform ShopGood, allowing Kiwis to give back while they shop for Christmas. ShopGood is a high-quality online retailer that promotes generosity with every purchase ... More >>

The Warehouse Group And Westpac NZ Sign $70m Sustainability-Linked Loan With Broad Innovative Sustainability Targets

Monday, 8 November 2021, 9:44 am | Joint Press Release

The Warehouse Group will have to meet five sustainability performance goals including sustainable packaging, carbon emissions and gender targets to receive discounted rates, under a trailblazing Sustainability-Linked Loan agreed with Westpac NZ. The ... More >>

End Of The Line In Sight For Auckland’s Diesel Commuter Trains

Friday, 5 November 2021, 2:02 pm | Joint Press Release

KiwiRail and Auckland Transport (AT) are suspending the passenger train service that connects Papakura and Pukekohe from September 2022 until the second half of 2024, to allow for the work needed to extend the electric train service to Pukekohe. ... More >>

BNZ And Zeald Partner To Boost Business With Digital Clusters

Friday, 5 November 2021, 8:57 am | Joint Press Release

Bank of New Zealand (BNZ) and Zeald are partnering to launch the Digital Cluster Initiative where groups of businesses will come together to transform their digital operations, grow their businesses and strengthen SME performance in the regions. ... More >>

2021 CFO Sustainability Snapshot Survey Results

Thursday, 4 November 2021, 8:46 am | Joint Press Release

Deloitte, the Sustainable Business Council and Toitū Tahua: Centre for Sustainable Finance have today released the findings of the 2021 CFO Sustainability Snapshot Survey, finding that two-thirds of CFOs are on the journey of their organisation’s ... More >>

Marsden Fund Supports Innovative Research In Aotearoa

Wednesday, 3 November 2021, 9:09 am | Joint Press Release

Te Pūtea Rangahau a Marsden, the Marsden Fund, has allocated $82.345 million (excluding GST) to 120 research projects led by researchers in Aotearoa New Zealand. These grants support excellent research in the humanities, science, social sciences, mātauranga, ... More >>

REINZ & Tony Alexander Real Estate Survey: Market In A Holding Pattern

Tuesday, 2 November 2021, 11:12 am | Joint Press Release

For the majority of the indicators we gather in each month’s survey, there has been little change from last month. The market is in something of a holding pattern with fewer people attending open homes and auctions, investors continuing to back ... More >>

Laybuy Partners With Super Rugby’s Newest Team Moana Pasifika

Monday, 1 November 2021, 11:55 am | Joint Press Release

Family at the heart of rugby’s newest sponsorship deal New Zealand BNPL provider Laybuy joins forces with Super Rugby Pacific team Moana Pasifika as inaugural sponsor and exclusive BNPL provider. Sponsorship deal will make it easier for fans to afford ... More >>

ASB And Hawke’s Bay Airport Partner On Multi-million Dollar Sustainability-linked Loan

Monday, 1 November 2021, 11:46 am | Joint Press Release

Hawke’s Bay Airport has taken an important step in its goal to become New Zealand’s most sustainable airport, this week securing tens of millions in sustainability linked funding from ASB. The regional airport’s $23 million sustainability linked loan ... More >>

Tower Insurance And Business Link Pacific Enter New Partnership

Friday, 29 October 2021, 8:33 am | Joint Press Release

Tower Insurance and Business Link Pacific (BLP) have today announced a new partnership focusing on lifting insurance awareness, understanding and penetration across the South Pacific region. Tower’s Managing Director – Pacific, Paula ter Brake, says ... More >>

Lions International Raise $500,000 To Fund A Rehabilitative Playscape For New Wellington Regional Children’s Hospital.

Thursday, 28 October 2021, 3:18 pm | Joint Press Release

Wellington Hospitals Foundation has been working alongside Lions Clubs International throughout our region and is thrilled to announce that Lions Clubs members have raised an extraordinary $500,000, to fund the new Wellington Regional Children’s Hospital ... More >>

COVID-19 Home Isolation - Update

Thursday, 28 October 2021, 10:27 am | Joint Press Release

Today 288 COVID-19 cases are isolating at households across Auckland, as part of the next step in the region’s COVID-19 community management. “As Auckland transitions from an elimination approach to COVID-19 to a suppression strategy, it is important ... More >>

Aera VC’s Derek Handley & Outset Ventures’ Imche Fourie Host NZ Climate Tech Sector Panel: 28 Oct

Wednesday, 27 October 2021, 3:26 pm | Joint Press Release

In the race to decarbonise emissions, we need more New Zealand entrepreneurs, “ Building a climate tech venture to save the world ,” and this is the topic of an online panel discussion tomorrow (October 28, 5pm), hosted by two investors backing ... More >>

NZ Ongoing Climate And Health Failure Ahead Of COP26 - Letter To The PM

Wednesday, 27 October 2021, 10:30 am | Joint Press Release

NZ ongoing climate and health failure ahead of COP26 Seven health professional organisations (OraTaiao; NZ Medical Association; NZ Nurses Organisation; and the Colleges for Emergency Medicine, of Nurses, Physicians, and Anaesthesists) have written a joint letter to ... More >>

Working Together To Increase Forestry Value And Create New Jobs

Wednesday, 27 October 2021, 9:45 am | Joint Press Release

Tupu Angitu Ltd, the commercial arm of the Lake Taupō Forest Trust, and NZ Bio Forestry Ltd have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding that they hope will increase the value of the forestry estate and create new regional jobs. And they ... More >>

Urgent Need For APAC Region To Focus On Workforce Upskilling

Wednesday, 27 October 2021, 9:14 am | Joint Press Release

Vocational education sector comes together to create free online TVET conference The Covid pandemic has seen a massive disruption to workforce upskilling and retraining throughout the Asia Pacific region, and the only solution to ensure the sustainability ... More >>

Ngāi Tahu Property And ACC Using Technology To Improve Worker Safety

Tuesday, 26 October 2021, 9:59 am | Joint Press Release

An upcoming state-of-the-art office building in Dunedin will be the case study for new safety trials, aimed at lowering the high number of workplace accidents in the building industry. <img src="" ... More >>

Pāmu And Westpac NZ Agree Market-leading Sustainability-Linked Loan

Tuesday, 26 October 2021, 9:41 am | Joint Press Release

Westpac NZ and Pāmu have signed New Zealand’s most comprehensive Sustainability-Linked Loan to date, also the largest in the agricultural sector, and the first involving a state-owned enterprise. Pāmu, also known as Landcorp, is New Zealand’s biggest ... More >>

Pencarrow Private Equity Takes Significant Stake In Two Nz Clincial Research Companies

Friday, 22 October 2021, 9:32 am | Joint Press Release

Two of New Zealand’s leading clinical research companies, Lakeland Clinical Trials Group and Southern Clinical Trials Group, have partnered with Pencarrow Private Equity, which has acquired a significant stake in both organisations. Following this investment, ... More >>

Tax Traders And Taxlab Transform Income Tax Payments For NZ Corporates

Thursday, 21 October 2021, 3:15 pm | Joint Press Release

Leading tax technology companies Taxlab and Tax Traders have today announced an exclusive technology partnership that will revolutionise the way New Zealand companies pay their income tax. Taxlab co-founder and CEO, Allen Knight, says the partnership ... More >>