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Toi EDA Sees Opportunities In The Whakatāne Board Mill Review

Wednesday, 24 February 2021, 10:07 am | TOI EDA

  Last nights announcement that the Whakatāne Board Mill’s Swiss owner, SIG, is proposing to close the facility is a significant blow to the local economy. Employing over 200 highly skilled staff and a major processor of NZ wood fibre, the ... More >>

Toi EDA Provides Wider Picture On Fibre Processing In Eastern Bay Of Plenty

Monday, 2 November 2020, 12:24 pm | TOI EDA

In light of recent announcements from timber processors based in Kawerau and the implications of COVID being felt around the world, the Eastern Bay’s economic development agency, Toi EDA, highlighted what this might mean for one of the region’s biggest ... More >>

Eastern Bay To Boom Following PGF Funding

Friday, 28 February 2020, 12:24 pm | TOI EDA

This week  has seen three separate funding announcements in the eastern Bay of Plenty through the Provincial Growth Fund (PGF). Taken together, Toi EDA Chair, David Turner, said it represented an opportunity to make an intergenerational transformation ... More >>

New pathways to Jobs for Eastern BoP students

Monday, 19 August 2019, 1:44 pm | TOI EDA

Applications have opened for a new programme about Eastern Bay of Plenty’s booming horticulture industry. It’s for senior school students planning to move into training or work at the end of 2020, and keen on science and technology, business and management ... More >>

Transport infrastructure under the spotlight

Wednesday, 24 July 2019, 12:36 pm | TOI EDA

Transport bottlenecks in the Bay of Plenty and extensive infrastructure improvements were part of a wide-ranging discussion at the Urban Form and Transport Development Committee on Tuesday. More >>

New faces at Economic Development Agency

Tuesday, 4 June 2019, 5:01 pm | TOI EDA

Toi EDA, the Eastern Bay of Plenty’s economic development agency, has seen sweeping changes to its Trustees, Chair and management as it reorganises to better focus on delivering economic support and services in the Eastern Bay of Plenty. More >>

New Training Facility for Eastern BoP

Friday, 17 May 2019, 3:10 pm | TOI EDA

Moving goods and people around and from the Eastern Bay of Plenty is a key enabler for regional development. And thanks to the Provincial Growth Fund announcements today, there’s about to be more investment in accessible training for local people ... More >>

Eastern BoP EDA Welcomes Investment in Youth to Employment

Thursday, 13 July 2017, 10:19 am | TOI EDA

Today’s announcements by the Prime Minister and colleagues are encouraging and timely according to Michael Barnett, Chair of Toi EDA. “We particularly like Government’s recognition that each community and region is best placed to co-design and tailor ... More >>

Report: positive economic outlook for eastern Bay of Plenty

Wednesday, 24 September 2014, 1:51 pm | TOI EDA

A recently released report from Toi EDA indicates a positive outlook in the economic environment facing the eastern Bay in the longer term with a return to positive economic growth in the next few years. More >>

Joint Approach Key to Region’s Success: TOI EDA

Wednesday, 8 May 2013, 1:18 pm | TOI EDA

The latest Regional Economic Activity Report showcases the need for immediate support from regional and central Government for vital revenue making strategic initiatives currently underway in the Eastern Bay, according to TOI EDA, the Eastern Bay’s ... More >>