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Unemployment Rate Not As Bad As Overseas

Unemployment Rate Not As Bad As Overseas

New Zealand's 6% unemployment rate announced today is a concern, but it needs to kept perspective. In many cases it's much worse overseas," says Cameron Brewer, general manager of the Newmarket Business Association.

Council Bonds Sold Out

Council Bonds Sold Out

Manukau Mayor Len Brown says he is pleased to announce Manukau City Council bonds have sold out, following the launch of the initiative just over a fortnight ago.

Time To Eliminate Investment Distortions, Says Productive Economy Council

Time To Eliminate Investment Distortions, Says Productive Economy Council

"The furore over Minister's second homes once again raises the question of the lack of Capital Gains Tax incentivising property speculation, distorting our investment regime and depriving our productive sector of the financial oxygen it needs to grow", says John Blackham, of the Product

Stock Numbers Continue Downward Trend, Says Meat & Wool New Zealand

Stock Numbers Continue Downward Trend, Says Meat & Wool New Zealand

Meat & Wool New Zealand's Economic Service says drought and dairy expansion have continued to reduce sheep numbers, resulting in a 2.8 per cent drop in total sheep numbers, to 33.14 million for the year to 30 June 2009.

Have You Got A Payroll Backup Plan?

Source: Ezypay Limited
Have You Got A Payroll Backup Plan?

Over the past few weeks many companies have been getting in touch with Ezypay Ltd asking if they can provide a payroll backup service in the event that their payroll officer catches swine flu, or more likely wants to go on an un-interupted holi

FindSpace Catches The Eye Of The Real Estate Industry

Source: Findspace Limited
FindSpace Catches The Eye Of The Real Estate Industry

FindSpace was officially launched less than two months ago but already it has caught the eye of a number of the mayor Real Estate Firms as well many Property Investros have also started using it.

Seek Continues Job Market Leadership With Record Breaking Month

Seek Continues Job Market Leadership With Record Breaking Month

5 AUGUST 2009 - In July SEEK continued to lead the online employment market in New Zealand, delivering over 750,000 unique visitors*.

Familiar Faces Launch Bayleys Southland

Familiar Faces Launch Bayleys Southland

5 AUGUST 2009 - Bayleys' sign boards are springing up throughout Southland as the newest real estate office in town opens its doors with the people behind the signs selected to join Bayleys for their reputations in the industry, their local knowledge, their understanding of the Southland culture

ISPANZ Changes President

ISPANZ Changes President

5 August 2009 - ISPANZ (The Internet Service Providers Association of New Zealand) advises that Jamie Baddeley is standing down as the organisation's President following his appointment as Vice President of InternetNZ last week.

Skope Industries Undertakes Major Recruitment Drive

5 August 2009 - While many businesses in New Zealand are battling the current economic crisis, Christchurch-based SKOPE Industries Ltd is undertaking a major recruitment drive, with up to 50 new employees being sought for the factory alone.