News & Media Centre
Find the latest news from MBIE and from our ministers.
30 November 2012
Tariff implementation and concessions and rules of origin (ROO) policy functions are transferring from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) to New Zealand Customs Service (Customs) next month.
20 November 2012
Tourism is set to recover from its current slowdown due to the continuing strength of Australia and a growing Chinese market, new forecasts released by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment predict.
8 November 2012
Consultation with iwi and councils with an interest in areas being proposed for the 2013 petroleum exploration permitting round is now under way.
6 November 2012
China has jumped to become New Zealand’s second largest tourist market, recording a 37 percent increase in expenditure over the last year.
24 October 2012
A new campaign is providing free advice about loans and about how to complain about finance companies.
18 October 2012
The final Annual Report for the Ministry of Economic Development has been published.
18 October 2012
The Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment (MBIE) won two awards at the Australasian 2012 Procurement Professional Awards held in Melbourne last night.
12 October 2012
The New Zealand Cycle Trail is moving from the construction phase to setting the stage for its longer-term governance and management.
4 October 2012
Further consultation to inform the review of the Crown Minerals Act regime is underway.
28 September 2012
The use of renewable energy is helping keep down New Zealand’s greenhouse gas emissions, a new report has found.