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Understanding variability in tourism spend 19 October 2018 A report released today by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment shows that while arrival numbers and international tourism spend between 2013 – mid 2018 increased, this period was particularly irregular over the short term.

By   /  October 19, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Business, DJF, Economy, KB, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on Understanding variability in tourism spend 19 October 2018 A report released today by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment shows that while arrival numbers and international tourism spend between 2013 – mid 2018 increased, this period was particularly irregular over the short term.

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE (2) On: 19 October 2018 A report released today by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment shows that while arrival numbers and international tourism spend between 2013 – mid 2018 increased, this period was particularly irregular over the short term. “There is an expectation that growth […]

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Energy in New Zealand 2018 released 18 October 2018 Energy demand increased slightly and renewable electricity generation remained above 80 per cent in 2017 according to the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s latest annual energy report.

By   /  October 18, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Business, DJF, Economy, KB, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on Energy in New Zealand 2018 released 18 October 2018 Energy demand increased slightly and renewable electricity generation remained above 80 per cent in 2017 according to the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s latest annual energy report.

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE (2) On: 18 October 2018 Energy demand increased slightly and renewable electricity generation remained above 80 per cent in 2017 according to the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s latest annual energy report. Energy in New Zealand 2018, released today, is MBIE’s annual round-up of the energy […]

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$245,000 for Great Lake Trail extension 17 October 2018 A 15 kilometre extension to the Great Lake Trail has been granted $245,000 through the Ngā Haerenga, the New Zealand Cycle Trail: Enhancement and Extension Fund.

By   /  October 17, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Business, DJF, Economy, KB, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on $245,000 for Great Lake Trail extension 17 October 2018 A 15 kilometre extension to the Great Lake Trail has been granted $245,000 through the Ngā Haerenga, the New Zealand Cycle Trail: Enhancement and Extension Fund.

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE (2) On: 17 October 2018 A 15 kilometre extension to the Great Lake Trail has been granted $245,000 through the Ngā Haerenga, the New Zealand Cycle Trail: Enhancement and Extension Fund. The new Otaketake Link will branch off the K2K Track, between Kawakawa Bay and Kinloch, and […]

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The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) welcomes migrant sex worker research

By   /  October 10, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, KB, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) welcomes migrant sex worker research

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) welcomes the findings of new independent research on migrant sex workers in New Zealand. The research was proactively commissioned by us to better understand issues within the sex industry, as part of work to combat migrant exploitation. Research for […]

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Widespread employment breaches found with broadband subcontractors

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on Widespread employment breaches found with broadband subcontractors

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE A Labour Inspectorate operation targeting Chorus subcontractors has found that nearly all of the subcontractors identified are breaching employment standards. The Inspectorate completed 75 proactive visits as part of a joint operation with Immigration New Zealand and Inland Revenue in June of this year. Initial analysis identified […]

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Applications open to the 2019 Endeavour Fund 8 October 2018 The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) today announced the Call for Proposals to the 2019 round of the Endeavour Fund, New Zealand’s largest contestable research and science fund.

By   /  October 8, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on Applications open to the 2019 Endeavour Fund 8 October 2018 The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) today announced the Call for Proposals to the 2019 round of the Endeavour Fund, New Zealand’s largest contestable research and science fund.

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE (2) On: 8 October 2018 The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) today announced the Call for Proposals to the 2019 round of the Endeavour Fund, New Zealand’s largest contestable research and science fund. “Approximately $250 million in funding will be available for research projects looking […]

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Applications open to the 2019 Endeavour Fund

By   /  October 8, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service, Science innovation news  /  Comments Off on Applications open to the 2019 Endeavour Fund

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE On: 8 October 2018 The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) today announced the Call for Proposals to the 2019 round of the Endeavour Fund, New Zealand’s largest contestable research and science fund. “Approximately $250 million in funding will be available for research projects looking to […]

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Construction Skills Action Plan released 4 October 2018 The Government has announced a plan to deliver the right people, at the right time, with the right skills, to meet current and future needs in the construction sector.

By   /  October 4, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on Construction Skills Action Plan released 4 October 2018 The Government has announced a plan to deliver the right people, at the right time, with the right skills, to meet current and future needs in the construction sector.

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE (2) On: 4 October 2018 The Government has announced a plan to deliver the right people, at the right time, with the right skills, to meet current and future needs in the construction sector. The Construction Skills Action Plan has six initiatives focused on growing the workforce. […]

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Construction Skills Action Plan released

By   /  October 4, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on Construction Skills Action Plan released

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE On: 4 October 2018 The Government has announced a plan to deliver the right people, at the right time, with the right skills, to meet current and future needs in the construction sector. The Construction Skills Action Plan has six initiatives focused on growing the workforce. They […]

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Fraudulent behaviour has Licensed Builder Practitioner’s licence cancelled

By   /  October 4, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on Fraudulent behaviour has Licensed Builder Practitioner’s licence cancelled

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE On: 4 October 2018 The Building Practitioners Board (the Board) has cancelled a Licensed Building Practitioner’s (LBPs) design licence for fraudulent behaviour, and ordered him to pay costs toward the inquiry. The Board initiated an inquiry into Guangyou Feng, an Auckland-based LBP, when it became aware he […]

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New space agreement opens door for New Zealand and German collaboration 3 October 2018 New Zealand and German agencies will work together on space related research, activities and technologies following the signing of an agreement at the 69th International Astronautical Congress (IAC) in Bremen this week.

By   /  October 3, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on New space agreement opens door for New Zealand and German collaboration 3 October 2018 New Zealand and German agencies will work together on space related research, activities and technologies following the signing of an agreement at the 69th International Astronautical Congress (IAC) in Bremen this week.

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE (2) On: 3 October 2018 New Zealand and German agencies will work together on space related research, activities and technologies following the signing of an agreement at the 69th International Astronautical Congress (IAC) in Bremen this week. The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) and the […]

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Levin builder fined for presenting himself as a Licensed Building Practitioner

By   /  October 2, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on Levin builder fined for presenting himself as a Licensed Building Practitioner

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE Unlicensed builder, Karl Whitfield has been sentenced in the Papakura District Court for wrongly holding himself out as a Licensed Building Practitioner (LBP) and carrying out restricted building work on an Auckland home. Mr Whitfield engaged with a homeowner to carry out restricted building work on the […]

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Innovative Partnerships sets sights on space 1 October 2018 American space innovator LeoLabs has announced it will establish a phased-array radar in New Zealand to track small satellites and space debris – the first of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere.

By   /  October 1, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on Innovative Partnerships sets sights on space 1 October 2018 American space innovator LeoLabs has announced it will establish a phased-array radar in New Zealand to track small satellites and space debris – the first of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere.

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE (2) On: 1 October 2018 American space innovator LeoLabs has announced it will establish a phased-array radar in New Zealand to track small satellites and space debris – the first of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere. The radar will be able to track objects as small […]

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Innovative Partnerships sets sights on space

By   /  October 1, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on Innovative Partnerships sets sights on space

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE On: 1 October 2018 American space innovator LeoLabs has announced it will establish a phased-array radar in New Zealand to track small satellites and space debris – the first of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere. The radar will be able to track objects as small as […]

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Two carpentry Licensed Building Practitioners disciplined for wrong-doings

By   /  September 28, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on Two carpentry Licensed Building Practitioners disciplined for wrong-doings

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE The Building Practitioners Board (BPB) has disciplined two Licensed Building Practitioners (LBPs) with carpentry licences for their negligent or incompetent work, and for failing to provide a record of work. Andrew Musson, an Auckland-based LBP, has been disciplined by the Board for the second time for carrying […]

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Visitor levy to raise $80m to future proof tourism

By   /  September 27, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on Visitor levy to raise $80m to future proof tourism

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE On: 27 September 2018 A new International Visitor Conservation and Tourism Levy will be set at $35 per visitor and is likely to be in place ahead of the 2019/20 peak tourist season. The levy was approved by Cabinet on 17 September, with legislation due to be […]

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Unique registration package for World Indigenous Business Conference

By   /  September 24, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on Unique registration package for World Indigenous Business Conference

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE In what is possibly a first for conferences, a unique registration option is available for the World Indigenous Business Forum to be held in Rotorua early next month. Based on the Māori concept of tuakana-teina, a discounted registration fee is on offer to anyone over 25 who […]

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Professor Gary Evans appointed new Chief Science Advisor to MBIE

By   /  September 21, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service, Science innovation news  /  Comments Off on Professor Gary Evans appointed new Chief Science Advisor to MBIE

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE On: 21 September 2018 The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) today announced the appointment of Professor Gary Evans to the role of Chief Science Advisor for MBIE. “We’re thrilled to welcome Professor Gary Evans, a highly respected chemist from Victoria University of Wellington’s Ferrier Research […]

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Six motor vehicle traders banned 20 September 2018 Over 12 months six traders have been banned from motor vehicle trading due to serious breaches which include failing to comply with orders from the Motor Vehicle Disputes Tribunal.

By   /  September 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on Six motor vehicle traders banned 20 September 2018 Over 12 months six traders have been banned from motor vehicle trading due to serious breaches which include failing to comply with orders from the Motor Vehicle Disputes Tribunal.

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE (2) On: 20 September 2018 The number of unregistered and prosecuted ‘cowboy’ traders is increasing, largely due to the growing online motor vehicle market. Over 12 months six traders have been banned from motor vehicle trading due to serious breaches which include failing to comply with orders […]

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Six motor vehicle traders banned

By   /  September 20, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Business, Economy, MIL NZ OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Business, New Zealand Government Public Service  /  Comments Off on Six motor vehicle traders banned

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE On: 20 September 2018 The number of unregistered and prosecuted ‘cowboy’ traders is increasing, largely due to the growing online motor vehicle market. Over 12 months six traders have been banned from motor vehicle trading due to serious breaches which include failing to comply with orders from […]

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