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Four Tips for Staying Cyber Safe in 2020

Press Release – Norton

Auckland, New Zealand 29 January 2020 As you move into 2020, the tips below from NortonLifeLock will help keep you Cyber Safe, so you can worry less and have more to look forward to this year while online. 1. New device for the holidays? Safely … Read more »

Wellington’s road upgrades missing from Government programme

Press Release – Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

The Government’s announcement of a $12 billion spend up on new infrastructure projects is bypassing our capital city, according to the Wellington Chamber of Commerce. Read more »

Future proofing New Zealand’s rail

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Minister for State Owned Enterprises Winston Peters says the funding of four major rail projects under the New Zealand Upgrade Programme is yet another step in the right direction for New Zealands long-term rail infrastructure. Read more »

Transport infrastructure upgrades to get NZ moving

Press Release – New Zealand Government

The Governments programme of new investments in roads and rail will help future proof the economy, get our cities moving, and make our roads safer. Read more »

Household labour force survey estimated working-age

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

The household labour force survey estimated working-age population table shows the population benchmarks used to produce household labour force survey estimates for the upcoming labour market statistics release. Read more »

The Global Economy and New Zealand

Press Release – Reserve Bank

Understanding the impact of the global economy and its effects on New Zealand are critical to the Reserve Bank when it considers Monetary Policy. Read more »

TVNZ-RNZ merger process disgraceful

Press Release – Barrie Saunders

Responding to news that Cabinet has agreed to a RNZ, TVNZ merger, the Taxpayers Union Chairman, Barrie Saunders, said: Read more »

Augusta announces Bid Implementation Agreement

Press Release – Augusta Funds Management

Augusta Capital Limited (Augusta, NZX: AUG) has entered into an agreement under which Centuria Capital Group (Centuria, ASX: CNI), subject to obtaining certain regulatory approvals, will make a takeover offer for 100% of Augusta shares (Offer). Read more »

Retirement Commissioner does a disservice to young taxpayers

Press Release – New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union

The acting Retirement Commissioner does a disservice to young taxpayers by kicking the can down the road on the Super age, says the New Zealand Taxpayers Union. Taxpayers Union spokesman Louis Houlbrooke says, The message that Super is … Read more »

Industry closely monitoring dry conditions

Press Release – Waikato Regional Council

Soil moisture levels are continuing to plummet as a result of ongoing dry conditions, with Waikato and South Auckland agricultural industry representatives closely monitoring changes. Read more »

ERA facilitation win for Woburn Masonic members

Press Release – E tu

E t members at Woburn Masonic aged care home in Lower Hutt have won their application to the Employment Relations Authority for facilitated bargaining of their dispute with owners, Masonic Care Limited. Read more »

Coronavirus – what you need to know for travel and business

Press Release – Insurance Council

The Insurance Council of New Zealand (ICNZ) is urging people to seek more information following the recent outbreak of Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in Wuhan, China, in late December 2019. Read more »