Business Scoop


Open letter presented to Sistema CEO today

Press Release – E tu

At midday today, Sistema workers, together with community leaders and local and national politicians will present Sistema CEO Drew Muirhead with thousands of open letters, urging the company to improve the pay and conditions of its workers. Read more »

More industrial action on the horizon at Ministry of Justice

Press Release – Public Service Association

After one month of rolling industrial action, PSA members at the Ministry of Justice are now voting on whether or not to take further industrial action after their long running talks to reach a new collective agreement hit another stalemate. Read more »

Greater Wellington making preparations for bus strike action

Press Release – Greater Wellington Regional Council

Greater Wellington Regional Council says some bus operations in the Hutt Valley and Wellington could be affected by industrial action involving the Tramways Union and operator Tranzurban next Tuesday. Read more »

Flood awareness campaign in Queenstown and Wanaka next week

Press Release – Otago Regional Council

Businesses located close to the lake in Queenstown and Wanaka will be getting a refresher on the risk of flooding next week, as Otago Regional Council (ORC), Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC) and Emergency Management Otago (EMO) team up for their … Read more »

Small firms say dealing with Govt ‘a nightmare’

Press Release – New Zealand National Party

The Government needs to stop talking over New Zealands small business owners and start listening because theyre hurting, theyre weighed down by red tape and theyre worried about taxes and labour law, Nationals Small Business spokesperson … Read more »

Sky TV chair holds succession plan until CEO slot filled

Article – BusinessDesk

Oct. 18 (BusinessDesk) – Sky Network Television’s veteran chairman Peter Macourt will think about planning for his replacement once the pay-TV operator has a new chief executive settled in. Read more »

Accountant recognised as emerging director of clear vision

Press Release – Institute Of Directors

New Plymouth chartered accountant Joe Hanita has been announced as the Institute of Directors Taranaki Branch Emerging Director 2018. Read more »

PM’s Business Advisory Council membership announced

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has announced a diverse cross section of leaders from the business community will form her Business Advisory Council to advise the Coalition Government as it works on building a productive, sustainable and inclusive economy … Read more »

Information security award finalists revealed

Press Release – ISANZ

Banks, retail power firms, insurance companies, public sector agencies and specialist information security businesses have been named among 15 finalists in this year’s iSANZ Awards. Read more »

New Zealand 18th most competitive

Press Release – BusinessNZ

New Zealand is the 18th most competitive nation in the world, according to the Global Competitiveness Index. Read more »

Workplace bullying payouts could reach lofty US levels in NZ

Press Release – CultureSafe

Payouts for victims of workplace bullying could reach lofty US levels for employers in time, according to the founder of the American Workplace Bullying Institute, who is due to land in New Zealand on Monday (October 22). Read more »

AMP to earn their Living Wage accreditation

Press Release – AMP

Leading financial services provider, AMP is set to become New Zealands first financial services provider to be accredited as a Living Wage employer. The Living Wage commitment means that everyone working at AMP, direct or contracted, receives a minimum of $20.55 … Read more »

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