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  • Employer Bulletin | 27 May

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    The total volume of retail sales rose 0.5 percent in the March 2024 quarter, after adjusting for price inflation and seasonal effects, according to figures released by Stats NZ today. This followed falls in the previous eight quarters.

  • Employer Bulletin | 21 May

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    A year on from the tragedy at Loafers Lodge, the Government is working hard to improve building fire safety, Building and Construction Minister Chris Penk says.

  • BusinessNZ Network | Budget 2024 | Message & Guide

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    The BusinessNZ Network has prepared a statement of what they would like to see in the leadup to this year's Budget announcment.
  • Employer Bulletin | 13 May

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    WorkSafe has charged the Whangārei Boys High School Board of Trustees for health and safety failures related to the death of a student a year ago.

    15-year-old Karnin Petera died on a school trip to Abbey Caves on 9 May 2023.

  • Employer Bulletin | 6 May

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    The coalition Government is refreshing its approach to supporting pay equity claims as time-limited funding for the Pay Equity Taskforce comes to an end, Public Service Minister Nicola Willis says.

  • Employer Bulletin | 29 April

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    The coalition Government is delivering on its commitment to improve resource management laws and give greater certainty to consent applicants, with a Bill to amend the Resource Management Act (RMA) expected to be introduced to Parliament next month.

  • Employer Bulletin | 22 April

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    Benefit figures released last week underscore the importance of the Government’s plan to rebuild the economy and have 50,000 fewer people on Jobseeker Support, Social Development and Employment Minister Louise Upston says.

  • Employer Bulletin | 15 April

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    Trade and Agriculture Minister Hon Todd McClay will visit China, to strengthen relationships, support Kiwi exporters and promote New Zealand businesses on the world stage.
     

  • Employer Bulletin | 8 April

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    Changes to ACC’s Accredited Employers Programme (AEP) aim to deliver a better experience for businesses and workers whose work injury claims are handled by the organisation directly, rather than through ACC.

  • Employer Bulletin | 2 April

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    Finance Minister Nicola Willis has announced a new credit aimed at assisting hardworking families with the rising costs of early childcare education (ECE).

  • Employer Bulletin | 25 March

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    The New Zealand-European Union Free Trade Agreement (NZ-EU FTA) is expected to come into force months earlier than expected. Both parties are committed to completing the legislative process by the end of March, meaning the FTA is expected to begin on 1 May instead of July or August.

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