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Duco Promotions taps Martin Snedden for new top job

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:57:33 +1200 | BusinessDesk

Sept. 17 (BusinessDesk) - Duco Promotions has appointed former head of New Zealand's Rugby World Cup 2011 Martin Snedden as head of the sporting events company as it chases global growth. More >>

Latest Jobs Online report released

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:18:35 +1200 | Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment

Skilled job vacancies advertised online dropped 0.4 per cent in August, according to the latest Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s Jobs Online report. More >>

Solity Software appoints Brian Steele as Chief Executive

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:53:20 +1200 | Solity Software

Solity Software Limited (Solity), the Wellington-based software company specialising in crisis preparedness and incident management, today announced that it has appointed Brian Steele as its Chief Executive.More >>

Chief executive appointed to NZ's leading payroll provider

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:13:39 +1200 | IMS Payroll

New Zealand’s leading payroll software provider, IMS Payroll, has appointed Doug Jopling to a newly established role of chief executive. More >>

Senior US SAP executive returns to NZ

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:42:22 +1200 | UXC Oxygen

Senior US SAP executive returns to NZ as Practice Manager for UXC Oxygen WELLINGTON, 17 September 2014: UXC Oxygen, the SAP solutions and Cloud company, has appointed Michael (Mike) Smith to the position of Practice Manager – Wellington. Previously ...More >>

Tom Thomson elected as NZMEA President

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:36:05 +1200 | Manufacturers and Exporters Association

Tom Thomson, Managing Director of EPL (Elastomer Products Ltd), has been elected President of the New Zealand Manufacturers and Exporters Association (NZMEA) at the Association’s 135th AGM. Tom takes over from Brian Willoughby who completes his ...More >>

The MANA Plan for Beneficiaries and Income in Waiariki

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:23:18 +1200 | Mana Movement

Median Personal Income for Waiariki is $21,700. Over 13,000 Maori who live in Waiariki rely upon a form of government benefit including the Unemployment Benefit, Sickness Benefit, Domestic Purpose Benefit and the Invalids Benefit. More >>

IGIS: No Indiscriminate Interception of NZers’ Data Found

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:22:44 +1200 | Inspector General of Intelligence and Security

“As part of my role as Inspector-General, I review whether the GCSB complies with the restrictions upon interception of New Zealanders’ communications and with the requirement to intercept communications only for authorised purposes. That review ...More >>

Unscrupulous worker highlights why 90-days works

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:23:40 +1200 | Federated Farmers

Federated Farmers believes the experience of a husband and wife farming team in Taranaki underscores why the 90-days provision is so important to small businesses. “Yesterday a member called 0800 FARMING to alert us to a guy doing the rounds in Taranaki who ...More >>

Maritime Union backs change of Government

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:35:24 +1200 | Maritime Union of New Zealand

The Maritime Union says a change of Government is required to deliver secure jobs and decent wages for New Zealand workers. More >>

Parties Back Rethink of WINZ Shared Care Parenting Laws

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:47:53 +1200 | FiftyFifty

Overwhelming Majority of Parties Back Rethink of WINZ Shared Care Parenting Laws. Press release- Fifty Fifty Campaign, 16 September 2014 National is the only political party willing to defend the way WINZ treats separated parents who share their kids ...More >>

National backing women to succeed

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:43:05 +1200 | New Zealand National Party

Under the National-led Government real improvements have been made for New Zealand women, and we are keen to continue building on those achievements says Women’s Affairs Spokesperson, Jo Goodhew.More >>

NZIER appoints expatriate business leader as new CEO

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:48:16 +1200 | NZIER

The New Zealand Institute of Economic Research (NZIER), the country’s leading independent economic consultancy, has appointed Laurence Kubiak, the former BT Global Services’ Head of Economic Analysis and Director of Global Competition and Regulation, ...More >>

Warehouse taps NZ Post's Mark Yeoman as CFO

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:26:50 +1200 | BusinessDesk

Sept. 16 (BusinessDesk) - Warehouse Group, the biggest retailer on the NZX 50 Index, has appointed New Zealand Post's chief financial officer Mark Yeoman as its CFO after the sudden death of Stephen Small in May.More >>

Media Release from Closing the Gap on Health and Housing

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:25:24 +1200 | Closing The Gap

“Inequality is the biggest problem facing New Zealand at the present time” says Peter Malcolm National Secretary of Closing the Gap. It underlies many of our social ills, poverty, lack of trust, an economy that could do much better, and a poor uptake ...More >>

KiwiSaver members miss out on $400 million of “free money”

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:36:56 +1200 | ANZ New Zealand

ANZ Investments is suggesting KiwiSaver members set up direct debits to their KiwiSaver funds after estimating thousands of members missed out on around $400 million of Member Tax Credits from the Government in the last year.More >>

BCITO Build-Ability Challenge winners announced

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:21:54 +1200 | BCITO

Manawatu’s Feilding High School has been named the Supreme Winner of the BCITO Build-Ability Challenge. More >>

Fairfax Sustainable 60 Awards finalists announced

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:08:58 +1200 | Fairfax Media

15 September 2014, Auckland: Finalists for the 2014 Sustainable 60 Awards have been announced today, with 20 companies in the running for the title of New Zealand’s most sustainable business.More >>

New appointments at NZTE

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:55:37 +1200 | New Zealand Trade and Enterprise

Auckland, 15 September 2014: New Zealand Trade and Enterprise (NZTE), the government’s international business development agency, has made four New Zealand-based appointments in recent months.More >>

More needed from renewed Business Growth Agenda

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:43:06 +1200 | Employers And Manufacturers Association

The 10 things listed today for the next phase of the Government's Business Growth Agenda are great as far as they go but they don't really go far enough fast enough, the Employers and Manufacturers Association says.More >>


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