Budget 2016 – Innovative New Zealand
Budget 2016 sees a major investment in science and innovation, through a package that encourages entrepreneurship and economic growth.
‘Taking Care of Business’ Roadshow 2016
Join us and ask the experts at our free Small Business Roadshow 'Taking Care of Business: Government Supporting Your Business'. Touring through 14 regions nationwide.
Tourism research and data
Visit our tourism research hub for data and analysis on domestic and international tourism in NZ.
What funding is available in the science and innovation ecosystem, for research or building your business?
Jobs Online measures changes in job vacancies advertised on the two main internet job boards - Seek and Trade Me Jobs. It is published each month.
Latest tourism spend data released
26 August 2016
The latest Monthly Regional Tourism Estimates released by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) today show that most regions had a growth in tourism expenditure over the year to July 2016.
New law to allow trading on Easter Sunday
26 August 2016
A bill that allows shops to trade on Easter Sunday passed its third reading on 25 August. Under the new law, it will be up to local councils to decide whether or not shops in their district can open their doors and trade on Easter Sunday.
Consulting on insolvency practitioner regulation
25 August 2016
Part one of the review of corporate insolvency law has been completed and Report No.1 by the Insolvency Working Group has been released for public consultation. The report discusses and sets out recommendations on the regulation of insolvency practitioners and measures to address the harms of voluntary liquidations has been released.
Labour Market Scorecard released for June 2016 quarter
24 August 2016
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) today released the Labour Market Scorecard for the June 2016 quarter.