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Business sector warming to compulsory savings

Business sector warming to compulsory savings
Wellington, Aug 17 NZPA - The business sector appears to be gradually warming to the prospect of being involved in compulsory retirement savings schemes.

Polarised views on labour law changes

Polarised views on labour law changes
Wellington, July 18 NZPA - The Government is attacking Kiwi workers' conditions and wages, unions and the Labour Party say after Prime Minister John Key announced extensive labour law changes.

GST advisory panel announced

GST advisory panel announced
Wellington, May 21 NZPA - An advisory panel will be set up to assist with the increase in goods and services tax (GST), Revenue Minister Peter Dunne says.

Aussie tax objectives different than here, says English

Aussie tax objectives different than here, says English
Wellington, May 4 NZPA - Tax and superannuation reforms announced in Australia at the weekend were made under circumstances unique to that country and changes on the agenda here will be made with a different set of objectives, says Finance Minister Bill English.

Calls to match Aussie tax changes continue

Calls to match Aussie tax changes continue
Wellington, May 4 NZPA - An increase in compulsory employer contributions to superannuation in Australia may see more New Zealanders moving across the Tasman, commentators say.

Business calls on NZ to match Australia's corporate rate

Business calls on NZ to match Australia's corporate rate
Wellington, May 3 NZPA - Australia's planned corporate tax rate of 28 percent will have to be at least matched by New Zealand, otherwise investment will flow to Australia, Business New Zealand says.

ETS to go ahead - Key

ETS to go ahead - Key
By Kate Chapman of NZPA Wellington, April 7 NZPA - Prime Minister John Key today ruled out delaying the introduction of the Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS). Despite concerns from businesses the introduction was likely to go ahead in July, Mr Key told reporters.

Holidays Changes On Way

Holidays Changes On Way
Wellington, Dec 21 NZPA - The Government says changes to allow workers to cash in a week's annual leave and amend how leave is calculated should be no surprise. Acting Prime Minister Bill English said both measures were long spelt out as National policy.

Electricity Reforms Seen As Bold And Necessary By Business

Electricity Reforms Seen As Bold And Necessary By Business
Wellington, Dec 9 NZPA - Todd Energy and business lobby groups are welcoming the Government's electricity sector reforms, while others took time to think about it.

RBNZ Not Expected To Intervene To Halt NZ Dollar Rise

RBNZ Not Expected To Intervene To Halt NZ Dollar Rise
Wellington, Sept 17 NZPA - Analsyts are starting to ask if the Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) will intervene to knock the high NZ dollar down but conclude it is unlikely.

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