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Archive for November, 2009

India New Zealand Business Council

Press Release – Christchurch City Council

Acting Mayor Norm Withers launched the South Island Chapter of the India New Zealand Business Council last week with a call to seek improved bilateral opportunities. Read more »

Business Award Recognises Queenstown College

Press Release – Queenstown Resort College

A forward-thinking Queenstown education institution has been recognised for its business excellence in developing a new market sector for the resort town. Read more »

Amended US-NZ double tax agreement progresed

Press Release – New Zealand Government

The update of the double tax agreement between the United States and New Zealand has taken a further step towards completion with the signing of an Order in Council that incorporates the amending protocol into New Zealand law, Revenue Minister Peter … Read more »

2025 Productivity Taskforce report on the money

Press Release – Employers and Manufacturers Association Northern

Leadership is what is required to get New Zealanders to buy into a growth economy and higher real incomes for all, the Employers and Manufacturers Association (Northern) says. Catching up with Australia’s GDP per capita growth by 2025 will demand the … Read more »

NATCOM Supports Unlimited Fibre Internet

Press Release – Natcom

Auckland, 30 November 2009 – Managed fibre Internet provider NATCOM, supports a recent announcement by Vector in offering uncapped fibre to Auckland businesses within reach of its network. Read more »

Maori Party to look carefully at 2025 report

Press Release – The Maori Party

The Maori Party will continue to advocate for whanau Maori, particularly those on low-incomes, as the Government considers the 2025 Economic Taskforce report released today. “We are yet to analyse and digest the detail of the 150-page report and … Read more »

Government must Act on Elements of 2025 Taskforce

Press Release – Wellington Regional Chamber of Commerce

There is much to be applauded in the 2025 Taskforce Report released today but also some serious omissions according to the Wellington Regional Chamber of Commerce. “We share the government’s goal of closing the income gap with Australia by 2025. … Read more »

Taskforce Agrees That Zespri Monopoly Must Go

Press Release – Turners And Growers

Turners and Growers Chairman, Tony Gibbs today welcom ed the report of the 2025 Taskforce, which states that Zespri’s export monopoly must go. The Taskforce report released today recommends that: “Zespri’s monopoly on the export of kiwifruit to markets … Read more »

Lake Tekapo i-SITE Visitor Centre to open tomorrow

Press Release – Destination Mt Cook Mackenzie

Visitors to Lake Tekapo will be greeted with an official 100% Kiwi welcome from tomorrow (Tuesday 1 November) when New Zealand’s newest i-SITE opens at the Lake Tekapo i-SITE Visitor Centre. Read more »

Speech: Roy – Consumer Transactions

Speech – New Zealand Government

Thank you for the invitation to speak to you today. As industry and consumer representatives, and stakeholders of ‘Consumer Affairs’, you are well placed to listen to and give me constructive feedback on the issues I’m going to address. I welcome the chance … Read more »

Telstra rejigs structure, consolidates NZ unit

Article – Businesswire

Nov. 30 (BusinessWire) – Telstra Corp., Australia’s largest phone company, will rejig its structure and fold the New Zealand business into a single trans-Tasman market, the company announced today. Read more »

Motorcyclists see themselves as bullet proof

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Increased motorcycle traffic on Canterbury’s State Highways recently has urged Police to issue yet another warning to riders. Several motorcycle related events around the South Island have meant large numbers of motor cycles travelling up and down … Read more »

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