Business

  • Have you say on ways to enforce employment standards

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    The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment is asking for your opinion on ways to strengthen the enforcement of New Zealand’s minimum employment standards.

  • Business networking event in Wellington - Register Now

    Pinaman Owusu-Banahene and Eva Maria at the EPIC NZ Blender

    On 4 June the Office of Ethnic Affairs followed its recent successful EPIC NZ events in Auckland with a business networking event in Wellington. The EPIC NZ Blender event series is all about creating business opportunities, connections and innovation through diversity. The event brought together people from the Ethnic People in Commerce (EPIC) NZ network and individuals from the Maori business community for the first time.

  • Settling In funding application dates confirmed

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    Funding applications for the 2014 – 2015 year open on 21 July 2014 and close on 29 August 2014.

  • 17th annual Diversity Awards

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    The EEO Trust has launched the 17th annual Diversity Awards and has invited businesses to enter to showcase their workplace diversity initiatives.

  • Calling for abstracts - Centre for Asian Health Research National Symposium

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    The Centre for Asian and Ethnic Minority Health Research (CAHRE) National Symposium “Working together to Improve Asian and Ethnic Minority Health and Wellbeing” will be held on 4 July, 2014 at the Tamaki Campus, School of Population Health, University of Auckland.

  • Director's Update April 2014

    Berlinda Chin Director of the Office of Ethnic Affairs

    Kia ora, Talofa lava, Ni Hao, Nameste, Anyong ha sae yo, Apa khabar

    In April New Zealanders celebrated both Easter and ANZAC Day . ANZAC day in particular gives us an opportunity to reflect and remember those who made many sacrifices to protect our way of life. This country continues to grow and develop and its cultural, social and linguistic diversity contributes to that growth and development.

  • Prime Ministers Business Scholarships

    Prime Ministers Business Scholarships

    Entries are now open for the Prime Ministers Business Scholarships

  • Culture and Identity in New Zealand

    Census 2013

    The number of New Zealanders who were born overseas had reached more than a million by the 2013 Census, Statistics NZ has revealed. This increase has led to more diversity in our ethnic, religious, and linguistic make-up.

  • EPIC NZ Go Global Blender business networking event

    Guest speaker Malcolm Rands, CEO of ecostore

    On 9 April the Office of Ethnic Affairs in partnership with ExportNZ and the Employers and Manufacturers Association (EMA) hosted the inaugural EPIC NZ Go Global Blender business networking event in Auckland. The Blender networking event series is all about creating business opportunities, connections and innovation through diversity, and this event brought together the Ethnic People in Commerce (EPIC) NZ and ExportNZ networks for the first time. A full room of diverse business professionals gathered at the BNZ Partner Centre on Queen St, to hear from keynote speaker Malcolm Rands (Ecoman), CEO of ecostore, and MC and TV3 Reporter, Simon Shepherd.

  • EPIC NZ GO Global Forum - Wellington - 26 June 2014

     

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