Protection Framework – Simplified

Just as we were all starting to get our heads around the Alert Level Framework, along comes a new kid on the block -...

Tourism transformation takes another step

Skills shortages and career progression in the tourism and hospitality sector are the first priorities of the new Industry Transformation Plan being drawn up...

Living wage for public service contractors

Media Release 10 November 2021 Some of the lowest paid workers in government will be moved to the living wage, with a direction to extend it...

Slip, slop, jab or swab your way to fly this summer

Media release 9 November 2021 Air New Zealand is helping customers to get travel ready for a safe summer, adding a new layer of assurance for customers...

Summer festivals get government backing

Media release 9 November 2021  Big summer festivals get financial certainty to proceed in face of COVID-19 threat Government takes lion’s share of risk...

Financial Support for Business: Updates

Financial support that has changed: Resurgence Support Payment The Resurgence Support Payment (RSP) is a payment to help support viable and ongoing businesses or organisations due...

Regional economies hit $2 billion milestone

Media Release 3rd September 2021 Government investment in regional economic development projects has passed a $2 billion milestone as support for jobs, businesses and infrastructure steps...

Young Enterprise East Coast Regional Winners

Hawke's Bay Chamber of Commerce proudly presented the Young Enterprise East Coast Regional Finals last week. The region's top six finalists went head-to-head to pitch...

Vaccine Mandates for Business

Yesterday Hon. Michael Wood, Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety, announced that once New Zealand enters the new Protection Framework (Traffic Light System) several...