News

Thu 29 Oct 2015
| Press releases

Lifting employment, incomes and investment across the region is at the centre of a new action plan announced today by Economic Development Minister Steven Joyce and Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy.

Tue 27 Oct 2015
| Column Articles

Virtually everyone’s got an opinion about the plans to deepen the Tauranga Harbour to accommodate a generation of increasingly frequent larger ships.

Tue 27 Oct 2015
| Column Articles

A challenge that we will face in the near future is providing for our aging population. The number of people over 65 is predicted to double over the next 20 years to around 1.2 million, placing demands on our health system and services.

Tue 20 Oct 2015
| Press releases

Nearly 140 Korean students recruited at school fairs in Korea by Education Tauranga will come to New Zealand in 2016, injecting around $4.3 million into the local economy.

Mon 19 Oct 2015
| Press releases

The key to growing the Bay of Plenty economy is in harnessing its natural resources, according to the Regional Economic Activity Report released last week.

“Forestry and wood processing, horticulture and agriculture stand out as major opportunities for local industry to develop”, says local MP Todd Muller.

Fri 16 Oct 2015
| Column Articles

Getting that first job after you’ve been in training or study can be a challenging experience.

New graduates eagerly seek work to gain valuable experience while employers often feel reluctant to take on new untested talent.

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