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31 July 2015
The Manawatū-Whanganui Growth Study, an independent report commissioned by MBIE and the Ministry for Primary Industries, was published today.
23 July 2015
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment and the Ministry for Culture and Heritage have completed a review of the New Zealand Screen Production Grant (NZSPG) one year after its introduction.
26 May 2015
On 26 May 2015 the Government and SKYCITY Entertainment Group Limited (SKYCITY) signed a Supplementary Agreement that amends and elaborates on the original New Zealand International Convention Centre Project and Licensing Agreement signed in July 2013.
12 May 2015
The Toi Moana Bay of Plenty Regional Growth Study has been released, identifying a number of sectors and commercial opportunities that have the potential to sustainably grow incomes, jobs and investment in the Bay of Plenty region.
26 March 2015
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment today released the December quarter 2014 edition of the NZ Energy Quarterly. This publication showed that renewable electricity generation contributed almost 80% of New Zealand’s electricity during the 2014 calendar year.
20 February 2015
Total estimated visitor spend in New Zealand continues to grow and reached $7.4 billion for the year ending December 2014, up 13 per cent on the previous year, according to the latest quarterly International Visitor Survey released today by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE).
4 February 2015
The independent report was commissioned by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) and the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI), in conjunction with the region.
19 December 2014
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) today published the September quarter 2014 edition of the New Zealand Energy Quarterly.
28 November 2014
The Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment (MBIE) today released its Regional Tourism Estimates for the year ending March 2014, showing significant growth in spending by international visitors in New Zealand’s key tourist destinations.
21 November 2014
International visitor spend in New Zealand continues to grow, with spend from China now at a record $979 million, up 33 per cent from September last year, according to the latest quarterly International Visitor Survey released by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE).