Chamber News

Raglan tops list of beautiful towns at Keep New Zealand Beautiful Awards


Raglan’s ongoing efforts to minimise waste and beautify our community were acknowledged at this year’s Keep New Zealand Beautiful Awards. Raglan was in the running for Most Beautiful Small Town, along with Plastic Bag Free Raglan, which was nominated for Best Community Environmental Initiative.

Raglan named a Finalist for NZ’s Most Beautiful Small Town


Friday, 17 August 2018, 2:23 pm Press Release: Waikato District Council Raglan named a Finalist for NZ’s Most Beautiful Small Town Finalists for the Keep New Zealand Beautiful Awards 2018 have just been released and Waikato District Council is proud to announce that Raglan is a finalist for the Most Beautiful Small Town Award.

Inland Revenue’s changes make tax simpler for businesses


On 17 April, Inland Revenue made changes to streamline business taxes. It’s part of the department’s commitment to create a modern tax system which is simple to use, makes it easy for everyone to get their taxes right, and fits as seamlessly as possible into people’s lives.

Immigration and the Tourism and Hospitality Sector


Does your business employ overseas staff, specifically under the Essential Skills category? We recently attended an Immigration NZ seminar in relation to hiring overseas workers, which reviewed the recent changes to the immigration policies.

10th World Chambers of Congress Recap


For those of you who weren’t aware, I was away at the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), World Chambers Congress in Sydney last week. It was quite the experience, to say the least! To give you some backstory, the Raglan Chamber is an accredited member of the New Zealand Chambers of Commerce and Industry (NZCCI), which includes 30 other accredited … Continue reading 10th World Chambers of Congress Recap