Kāpiti to Get Youth ‘Work Ready’

25 July 2017 | Joanna Piatek for Hannah Delaney

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A not-for-profit initiative to help 16-25 year olds to gain the skills required to secure local employment has been launched on the Kāpiti Coast.

Air New Zealand to Brief Kapiti Businesses

23 July 2017 | Jacinda Thorn

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Local businesses will have the opportunity to hear first-hand about Air New Zealand’s plans for Kapiti at a special business briefing being hosted next week by the Kapiti Coast Chamber of Commerce.

Zeal Kāpiti youth facility receives green light to begin build

22 June 2017 | Joanna Piatek

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Youth organization Zeal has secured the remainder of the $1,000,000 of funding needed to open a purpose-built, state-of the-art youth development centre in Kāpiti - continuing their mission of inspiring every young New Zealander through creativity.

Technology improving security for Kapiti businesses

21 June 2017 | Joanna Piatek for Jacinda Thorn

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New Zealand, Tuesday 20 June - The spotlight is on small business security, with the Government recently announcing a new $1.8 million fund to help shopkeepers fight aggravated robberies.

Changes to Trust Board

12 June 2017 | Joanna Piatek - Media release

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At its June meeting, Mr John Aburn after 11 years as Chair of Kapiti Retirement Trust’s Board of Trustees announced his retirement from the Board. His years of service to the Board also included a two year period in the early 2000s.

Business Awards 2017 Receive Record Number of Entries

12 May 2017 | Joanna Piatek on behalf of Mark Ternent

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Entries in the 2017 Electra Kapiti Horowhenua Business Awards have closed 20 days ahead of schedule after organisers reached the maximum limit of 30 entries.

Peka Peka Interchange Back On The Agenda

28 April 2017 | Jacinda Thorn

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Finance and Infrastructure Minister, Hon Steven Joyce, has signalled his support for a new interchange servicing the Peka Peka and Te Horo communities, as part of the next stage of the Kapiti Expressway.

2017 starts with solid growth prospects for small businesses - ANZ’s Business Micro Scope survey

20 April 2017 | Joanna Piatek

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The first quarter of 2017 has seen the strongest growth outlook for small business in two years according to ANZ’s Business Micro Scope survey>>[http://info.scoop.co.nz/ANZ_Bank_New_Zealand_Limited].

New Finance Minister to meet Kapiti businesses

20 April 2017 | Joanna Piatek

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Hon Steven Joyce will make his first visit to Kapiti as Finance Minister next week to speak to Kapitin based businesses, ahead of his first Budget in May.

Kapiti exporters urged to celebrate their success

6 April 2017 | Joanna Piatek on behalf of: Jacinda Thorn, Public Relations | 027 3970616 | jacinda@delaneythorn.com

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Local businesses exporting their products and services around the world are being encouraged to celebrate their success and enter the inaugural ExportNZ ASB Wellington Export Awards.