Working Safer reforms
The Health and Safety Reform Bill has passed and the new law (the Health and Safety at Work Act) will come into force 4 April 2016.
Better financial capability
Government is building the financial capability of New Zealanders to help improve people’s wellbeing and grow the economy.
Tourism research and data
Visit our tourism research hub for data and analysis on domestic and international tourism in NZ.
A proposed new law will strengthen the enforcement of employment standards to ensure fair workplaces.
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.
2015 Science Investment Round results published
3 September 2015
Forty-eight new science research programmes will receive funding through the 2015 MBIE Science Investment Round.
Proposed fuel changes will reduce emissions and improve health outcomes
2 September 2015
MBIE has today released a discussion document proposing a range of changes to the Engine Fuels Specifications Regulations 2011.
Fishpond fined $50k for selling illegal goods
31 August 2015
An Auckland website company has been fined $50,000 in the Manukau District Court for selling devices that are not compatible with radio frequencies or electricity regulations in New Zealand, creating potential safety risks.
Employment to continue to grow
31 August 2015
The number of workers will rise by about 124,200 over the next three years, according to the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s latest Short-term Employment Forecasts: 2015-18 report.