Science and Innovation System Performance Report 2016
A snapshot of how the New Zealand science and innovation system is performing in key areas.
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.
Construction company to pay $6000 for poor employment records
18 October 2017
A construction company in Auckland has been penalised $6000 by the Employment Relations Authority (ERA) after a Labour Inspectorate investigation found breaches of record keeping.
Job advertisements rise slightly in September 2017
18 October 2017
The number of online job advertisements remained steady with an increase of 0.4 per cent in September 2017 and 9.6 per cent over the year, according to the latest Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) Jobs Online report.
Consistent seismic assessment of existing buildings
11 October 2017
Leading practitioners from the engineering profession will host six Training Seminars during October, to promote increased consistency of seismic assessments of existing buildings throughout New Zealand.
Unlicensed builder to pay $13,200 for false licence claims
9 October 2017
An unlicensed Christchurch builder has been ordered to pay $10,000 in penalties and $3,200 in reparations in the Christchurch District Court for claiming to be a licensed building practitioner (LBP) on a number of occasions.
Reduced hydroelectric output but continued supply
5 October 2017
Lower rainfall in the South Island led to well below average inflows to southern hydro lakes, and a reduction in hydro generation in the June 2017 quarter, according to the New Zealand Energy Quarterly released today by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment.