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Dig out your passports – Air New Zealand reuniting Kiwis and kangaroos

Air New Zealand is pre-loading the bubbles for customers on board its first quarantine-free flights across the ditch – 24,000 bottles in fact! From 19...

It’s business time – business travellers return to the skies in record numbers

After a year of talking to a computer, Kiwis are leaving the office to re-connect with their clients, suppliers, and staff. New figures released by...

COVID-19: Looking after your employees

Your employees are some of your business’s most important assets. As we go through another alert level change, take the time to talk to...

Splash Planet closed due to change to Alert Level 2

As of 6am, Sunday 28 February, Auckland will move to Alert Level 3 and the rest of New Zealand to Alert Level 2. In response,...

COVID-19: Financial Support Available for Business

There are a few COVID-19 financial support schemes available to businesses, depending on your situation. Learn more about each type of support and where...

Flexi-wage Expansion

If you're interested in hiring someone, MSD may be able to help you find suitable candidates and support them if they need to gain...

Air New Zealand update on Alert Level changes

Following the Prime Minister's announcement that the Auckland Region will enter COVID-19 Alert Level 3 from 11:59pm 14 February, while the rest of New...

Unemployment Rate Hits 5.3 Percent Due To COVID-19

In the September 2020 quarter, the seasonally adjusted number of unemployed people rose by 37,000 to reach 151,000, as the impact of COVID-19 hit...

Boss burnout: Spot warning signs in yourself

The stress of uncertain times No matter how COVID-19 has affected your business, good and bad, it poses a mental wellbeing challenge. Operating in uncertain...