Media Releases

Recent media releases from BusinessNZ.

NZ business seeks certainty on further economic support

NZ business seeks certainty on further economic support

NZ business seeks certainty on further economic support The BusinessNZ Network and The New Zealand Initiative are encouraging the Government to go further with its economic support package, saying the support package announced last week was the right first step and...

NZ business seeks certainty on further economic support

Business support package welcomed

Business support package welcomed BusinessNZ Chief Executive Kirk Hope said the business continuity package announced by the Government will substantially help businesses keep operating through the period of the coronavirus outbreak.He said the wage support and tax...

NZ business seeks certainty on further economic support

Support for business welcomed

Support for business welcomed BusinessNZ has welcomed news that the Government will introduce a targeted wage subsidy for businesses hurt by Coronavirus.Chief Executive Kirk Hope said the whole BusinessNZ Network had been involved, with business organisations EMA,...

NZ business seeks certainty on further economic support

Protestors must be held accountable for harm

Protestors must be held accountable for harm BusinessNZ says pressure groups who undertake illegal demonstrations should be treated like any other group and held accountable for their actions.The protest action overnight occupying an OMV gas exploration rig off the...

NZ business seeks certainty on further economic support

Fuel market competition questions

Fuel market competition questions BusinessNZ says legislation requiring more transparent petrol pricing will probably be well-received, but there are concerns about the market study that prompted it.The Government has announced it is drafting a Fuel Market Bill to...