Regional GDP data released today by Statistics New Zealand shows the importance of regions exploring all their economic opportunities, Economic Development Minister Steven Joyce says.The new research – Regional GDP for the years ended March 2007 to 2010 – follows the release of the Government’s first Regional Economic Activity Report in April.
“Statistics New Zealand’s new regional GDP data provides a valuable ins....Read More
Tiny New Zealand is dreaming big. Its government has chosen ten research themes, dubbed National Science Challenges, to receive NZ$133.5 million (US$103 million) in funding over the next four years.
The idea is to link researchers from different disciplines to focus on questions of broad societal relevance to New Zealand. As chosen by the ministry of business, employment and innovation, the focus areas are: ageing well; imp....Read More