Science and Innovation System Performance Report 2016
A snapshot of how the New Zealand science and innovation system is performing in key areas.
Tourism research and data
Visit our tourism research hub for data and analysis on domestic and international tourism in NZ.
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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.
Wet December 2016 quarter drives renewables, lessens agricultural demand
23 March 2017
High rainfall during the December 2016 quarter drove New Zealand’s share of electricity generated from renewables to a 20-year high while lowering electricity consumed by the agriculture sector.
Builder disciplined for overstepping licence class
23 March 2017
The licence of a Northland-based Licensed Building Practitioner (LBP) has been cancelled by the Building Practitioners Board (the Board) for three breaches of the Building Act 2004, when he undertook work beyond his competency and failed to secure building consents.
New online tool takes the ‘work’ out of writing workplace policies
22 March 2017
Business.govt.nz and Employment New Zealand have launched a new online tool to make it easy for employers to create workplace policies tailored to suit the needs of their business.
NZ and US benefiting from science cooperation
21 March 2017
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) last week welcomed a delegation from the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) to Wellington as part of a long standing bilateral science and innovation agreement.