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Bay of Plenty buzzing with school holiday tourism boost

Wednesday, May 4, 2022 Read and add comments (0) *}

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The wider Bay of Plenty has received a much-needed boost in tourism thanks to a combination of eased COVID-19 restrictions, back-to-back long weekends, and the first school holidays of the year.

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Informetrics "Te Matapae" Māori economic profile

Thursday, March 24, 2022 Read and add comments (0) *}

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The high-skilled and varied employment opportunities for Māori in the Bay of Plenty have been highlighted in Infometrics’ Te Matapae Māori economic profile.

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Regional guides showcase Bay of Plenty’s cycle trails

Thursday, March 24, 2022 Read and add comments (0) *}

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Showcasing the Bay of Plenty’s local trails will help promote sustainable tourism and healthy lifestyles as cycling becomes an increasingly popular mode of transport.

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Work plan to outline future opportunities for Bay of Plenty

Thursday, March 24, 2022 Read and add comments (0) *}

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Bay of Connections is finalising the foundations of a framework that will outline future opportunities for the wider Bay of Plenty economy.

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Infometrics QEM: Key sectors bolstering Bay of Plenty economy

Thursday, February 24, 2022 Read and add comments (1) *}

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The Bay of Plenty’s strong primary industry sector is proving to be the backbone of the local economy, with the region’s economic activity outperforming national figures, new data shows.

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New Zealand Geothermal Association unveils Geoheat Action Plan (2022-2023)

Wednesday, February 16, 2022 Read and add comments (0) *}

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The New Zealand Geothermal Association (NZGA) is launching its new Geoheat Action Plan this week, which focuses on the direct use of geothermal heat for industrial and commercial scale projects.

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New report highlights benefits of Regional Cycle Network

Wednesday, February 16, 2022 Read and add comments (0) *}

Photo credit: Western Bay of Plenty District Council

Many New Zealand regions have a connected network of cycle trails and promote their region as a cycling destination.

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Bay of Plenty resilience shines through in Infometrics economic profile

Wednesday, February 16, 2022 Read and add comments (0) *}

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Infometrics has refreshed its Bay of Plenty economic profile for the year to March 2021, providing the first long-term insight into the regional impact of the 2020 lockdown and the first 12 months of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Infometrics Quarterly Economic Monitor

Thursday, November 18, 2021 Read and add comments (0) *}

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Bay of Plenty economic activity has outstripped the national figure in the year to September, highlighting the region’s overall relative strength compared to the rest of the country.

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Labour force data released

Monday, November 15, 2021 Read and add comments (0) *}

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New data for the 2021 September quarter shows the unemployment rate for the Bay of Plenty hit its lowest level since at least 2019, recording 3.8 per cent.

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