YES pilots a careers summit targeting alternative career pathways for young people: Te Pae Tawhiti

Young Enterprise Scheme have introduced a pilot careers summit educating high school students on the variety of non-traditional career pathways available. The first session was...

Hon Grant Robertson answers tough business questions on the 2021 Budget

Deputy Prime Minister Hon Grant Robertson, Minister for Finance, presented the 2021 Budget to over 60 local business community members on Wednesday, 28th July...

YES Students prepare to sell their innovative products and services at Hawke’s Bay Farmers’ Market

The Young Enterprise Scheme (YES) is designed to inspire the next generation of business leaders, disruptors and changemakers, helping to create a new generation...

Countdown launches business accellerator programme: Kete

Kete is Countdown's brand-new business accelerator programme that represents more than $1 million of investment into the future of small businesses in Aotearoa. The business...

South Island areas prioritised in tourism fund

Five South Island areas are prioritised in the latest round of decisions from a tourism fund that is supporting infrastructure projects from Cape Reinga...

Longer Essential Skills Work Visas – NZ Immigration

Some good news for businesses experiencing a labour shortage was released by NZ Immigration this week, whereby Essential Skills Work Visa holders are now...

Napier Port Fiji COVID-19 Emergency Appeal

Napier Port is running a fund-raising campaign in partnership with Save the Children to raise funds for the Fiji COVID-19 Emergency Appeal. 100% of the...

Te Raurau Kaiwhakamahi – a conversation for employers with Te Pūkenga

As part of our ongoing commitment to engage with employers and industry, Te Pūkenga is hosting a series of hui in July. We’re visiting seven locations across...

COVID-19: Workplace vaccinations Some businesses or organisations may be able to offer workplace COVID-19 vaccinations. The focus will be on large businesses, but there are...