Tag Archives: NewZealand Agency


New Zealand aims high with National Science Challenges 0

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 […]


New Zealand is the next net exporter of IT services 0

According to the latest reports, New Zealand has become the net exporter of computer and information services. New Zealand has showed an annual growth rate of 11% from 2006 to 2012. If this trend continues in New Zealand, then the country will become the best net exporter of computer services in next few years leading […]


Report says that Gisborne is ideal for ICT sector 0

A recently published report stated that Gisborne is the land of opportunities for ICT sector. Russell Ronald, Chairman of Tairawhiti Computer Hub Trust, said that the in-depth report had confirmed the aspects which he and his fellow “Gizzy geeks” knew already. He said that abundant opportunities are present in the ICT sector, and there is […]


New Zealand Economy receives kick-start with Quake Reconstruction 0

According to the survey done by an independent agency, the business of New Zealand grew at 2 percent by the end of June. It is expected that the interest rates are expected to remain at some historical low points until early next year. As per the quarterly survey of business opinion from the New Zealand […]


New Zealand Adjusted Business Confidence Steady At 3-Year High 0

New Zealand business confidence remained steady in the second quarter at its highest level in three years, as the island nation’s economy continues to show strength.The New Zealand Institute of Economic Research’s Quarterly Survey of Business Opinion Tuesday showed confidence remained steady in seasonally adjusted terms, with a net 31% of firms now expecting business […]


FTA helps treble New Zealand Exports to China 0

New Zealand exports to China have tripled in the five years since the bilateral free trade agreement (FTA) was signed, catapulting China into place as New Zealand’s second biggest export partner, according to New Zealand’ s official 2012 Yearbook released Thursday. China was New Zealand’s fourth largest export market for goods, taking exports of 2.1 […]