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3 May 2013
Amendments to the Crown Minerals Act 1991 regime are planned to come into force on 24 May 2013.
29 April 2013
The areas to be included in the petroleum Block Offer 2013 permitting round have been announced to the Advantage NZ: 2013 Petroleum Conference in Auckland today.
29 April 2013
New Zealand Petroleum & Minerals, a branch of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, will host the Advantage NZ: 2013 Petroleum Conference. The conference will run across three days, from today, Monday 29 April, to Wednesday 1 May.
WIPO Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore
17 April 2013
The next session of the World Intellectual Property Office’s Intergovernmental Committee on Intellectual Property and Genetic Resources, Traditional Knowledge and Folklore (IGC) will be from 22-26 April 2013.
9 April 2013
New Zealand has secured ticket contracts from Japan and the Netherlands to help meet its international oil stockholding obligations for 2013-2014.
21 March 2013
Auckland is New Zealand’s dominant economic centre, leading national population and productivity growth.
25 February 2013
Find out how the government’s Ultra-Fast Broadband Initiative and the Rural Broadband Initiative are progressing.
21 February 2013
The Nga Haerenga, New Zealand Cycle Trail website has been given a fresh new look and enhanced user experience.
19 February 2013
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s quarterly International Visitor Survey, released today, shows a six per cent drop in spending by international visitors since 2011.
9 February 2013
Prime Minister Key and Prime Minister Gillard have announced joint action to address the high cost of mobile roaming rates between the two countries.