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Delays In RMA Fast Track Infrastructure Costs NZ Motorists

Press Release – Gull New Zealand

Local Government delays are preventing recovery, competition and savings being passed onto motorists Gull New Zealand says delays and a lack of consistency in how councils process resource consents is preventing service stations, as an essential service’, … Read more »

New DQ Campaign To Support Queenstown Recovery

Press Release – Destination Queenstown

Destination Queenstowns program of marketing activity to support tourism, share the message that Queenstown is open for business, and invite Kiwi visitors back to the resort town, is well underway. With confirmation that Queenstowns ski fields … Read more »

Leading HR Workforce Management Consultancy Opens Doors In Singapore

Press Release – Smart WFM

Singapore 19 May, 2020 Leading strategic HR workforce management consultancy, Smart WFM, today expanded its operations to Asia with the opening of a new Singapore office and hiring of local team members. Read more »

Driving prompt payments to small businesses

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Government Ministers are asking significant private enterprises to adopt prompt payment practices in line with the state sector, as a way to improve cashflow for small businesses. Read more »

Business Owners And Employees Share Recovery Ambitions

Press Release – NZ Private Capital

Getting businesses up and running depends more on owners and employees working together than on Government initiatives, says NZ Private Capital. NZ Private Capital Executive Director, Colin McKinnon says: The good news for established business owners is … Read more »

New Online Directory Launched To Help Locally Owned Businesses

Press Release – Locallyowned

With the government warning of tough times ahead for small businesses, a new online directory service has launched this weekend in a bid to help out. is an online directory where kiwis can discover great New Zealand made products and … Read more »

Consumer NZ Calls Out Air New Zealand Over Refund Practices

Press Release – Consumer NZ

Consumer NZ today lodged a Fair Trading Act complaint with the Commerce Commission (PDF 183KB) about Air New Zealand. The complaint calls on the commission to investigate Air New Zealands refusal to provide refunds on all cancelled US flights. Consumer … Read more »

New Zealanders Embracing Online Retail In Wake Of Covid-19

Press Release – Storbie Limited

The impact of the Covid-19 global pandemic is affecting New Zealanders, our health and economy in far-reaching ways, but it is having a long lasting impact on our Kiwi retail behaviour too. According to a report from the United States Commerce Department, … Read more »

PaySauce Oversubscribed On $5.8M Capital Raise

Press Release – PaySauce

  Employment solutions provider PaySauce (NXZ: PYS) has completed its capital raise from the Rights Issue on March 9th 2020. PaySauce has today issued 1.65M shares from the Rights Issue shortfall, injecting an additional $0.56M cash into the business. … Read more »

Budget First Step In Long Road To Recovery

Press Release – Wellington Chamber Of Commerce

The Wellington Chamber of Commerce and Business Central has welcomed todays budget announcement. Wellington Chamber and Business Central Chief Executive, John Milford, said the size of the budget comes as no surprise considering the pandemic we are … Read more »

Budget 2020: Focus On Jobs – Kiwi Businesses Supported To Respond, Recover And Rebuild

Press Release – New Zealand Government

On-the-ground support for Kiwi exporters in key markets to boost trade  $230 million to encourage entrepreneurship and risk-taking to kickstart growt  Giving SMEs a leg-up to increase sales through e-commerce  Protecting small businesses … Read more »

Impacts Of The COVID-19 Lockdown On Methodology For Food Price Index April 2020 – Stats NZ

Press Release – Stats NZ

Lockdown conditions under alert level 4 in April have made in-store price collection impossible due to widespread business closures and the emphasis on physical distancing to limit the spread of the virus. Stats NZ has adopted different approaches to methodology … Read more »

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