tairāwhiti region gets $150m in provincial growth

So how did the politicians dish out our money this week

Sep 08 2018Developing jobs transport and business together in Tairawhiti Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced the Government is partnering with the Tairāwhiti region on opportunities to develop jobs transport and businesses with $152 7m through the Provincial Growth Fund Projects announced so far include investments of:

Jones slams 'hapu' – The Gisborne Herald

Jul 11 2019After announcing $27 1m of Provincial Growth Fund investments in Tairawhiti including funds for a wood processing cluster centre of excellence and the new Matai brain research facility Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones told The Gisborne Herald he was distressed that hapu were opposing both a berth extension at Eastland Port

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Homegrown East Coast business idea gets support 7:28pm Wednesday 14 August 2019 Jessie Thatcher from Uawa - Tolaga Bay has been awarded a cash prize of $10 000 at the 2019 NZ Māori tourism Dragons' Den for her business idea 'Jeseas Charters' taking visitors on a catch-your-own crayfish fishing and cuisine experience incorporating local

Regions query if Provincial Growth funding is fair

Aug 23 2020Kāpiti District received $3 2 million for four projects from the Provincial Growth Fund according to numbers crunched by the Nelson-Tasman Chamber of Commerce in a bid to find out where the money was going from the PGF The Top of the South region (Te Tauihu) which included Nelson-Tasman and Marlborough received just shy of $16 million

Regions query if Provincial Growth funding is fair

Aug 23 2020Kāpiti District received $3 2 million for four projects from the Provincial Growth Fund according to numbers crunched by the Nelson-Tasman Chamber of Commerce in a bid to find out where the money was going from the PGF The Top of the South region (Te Tauihu) which included Nelson-Tasman and Marlborough received just shy of $16 million

Skills fund to upskill truck driving and licencing

Oct 10 2019Over $2 27 million will be invested to promote skills training and employment in disadvantaged areas of Tairawhiti largely targeting road transport The investment by Provincial Growth Fund (PGF) was announced by regional economic development minister Shane Jones and employment minister Willie Jackson on October 2

Regional Development Minister Shane Jones has outlined

Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones launched the Provincial Growth Fund in Gisborne on Friday morning saying the selected projects will make a "real difference to the people of provincial New Zealand " The $1 billion per annum fund was agreed to as part of the Government's Coalition deal in October last year

Gisborne New Zealand

Gisborne (Māori: Tūranga-nui-a-Kiwa Great standing place of Kiwa) is a city in northeastern New Zealand and the largest settlement in the Gisborne District (or Gisborne Region) It has a population of 35 500 (June 2019) The district council has its headquarters in Whataupoko in the central city The settlement was originally known as Turanga and renamed Gisborne in 1870 in honour of New

Business Scoop PGF accelerates road upgrades in Tairāwhiti

Jul 10 2019The delivery of Provincial Growth Fund (PGF) supported road upgrades in Tairāwhiti is proving a major boost for the region Regional Economic Development Shane Jones says There has been significant progress on the delivery of the $137 million Tairāwhiti roading package which was announced in September 2018

Skills fund to upskill automotive industry – Autotalk

Over $2 27 million will be invested to promote skills training and employment in disadvantaged areas of Tairawhiti targeting road transport and driving The investment by Provincial Growth Fund (PGF) was announced by regional economic development minister Shane Jones and employment minister Willie Jackson on October 2

PGF supports Leaderbrand to boost production and jobs in

The Provincial Growth Fund (PGF) is supporting Gisborne business Leaderbrand to produce salad vegetables year-round and create more jobs in the Tairāwhiti region Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones announced today

Yep you guessed right if you figured Northland is getting

Jan 21 2020About the same time as Fletcher Tabuteau was announcing the latest handouts from the Provincial Growth Fund the Point of Order Trough Monitor was massaging all available data on where the money from the fund has been going The figures take us up to November 30 2019 and affirm what most readers would have suspected – the region to benefit most by far is Northland

Pass the parcel: New NZ Post 'super depot' creates 350 jobs

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TORO Venture Studio is the national centre of excellence for production animation and technology It is meets a convergent opportunity between the creative and tech sectors called CreaTech delivering gold standard content to global markets TORO also partners for cross-sector innovation in the Tairāwhiti region

Ka Hikitia — Ka Hāpaitia

• Increased funding for te reo Māori ($150m announced in Budget 2020) to support the identity language and culture of Māori learners • Te Hurihanganui ($42m announced in Budget 2019) This kaupapa reboots and expands Te Kotahitanga and is being rolled out over six communities

Yep you guessed right if you figured Northland is getting

Jan 21 2020About the same time as Fletcher Tabuteau was announcing the latest handouts from the Provincial Growth Fund the Point of Order Trough Monitor was massaging all available data on where the money from the fund has been going The figures take us up to November 30 2019 and affirm what most readers would have suspected – the region to benefit most by far is Northland

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Vietnam has a natural advantage " Exports Surge Samsung's investment in the mountainous Thai Nguyen province has helped boost its economy with first-half exports surging 33-fold and the pace of provincial GDP growth doubling to 15 percent in the first six months according to Duong Ngoc Long chairman of the local People's Committee

PGF supports Leaderbrand to boost production and jobs in

The Provincial Growth Fund (PGF) is supporting Gisborne business Leaderbrand to produce salad vegetables year-round and create more jobs in the Tairāwhiti region Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones announced today

Regional Economic Development

The Provincial Growth Fund is providing up to $19 5 million to boost innovative primary sector businesses and create training and job opportunities for Northland locals through the construction of an innovation and enterprise park at Ngawha Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones announced today

Gisborne/Tairāwhiti

Through the Provincial Growth Fund the Government is investing heavily in the future of the Tairāwhiti region In September 2018 the Prime Minister and Minister for Regional Economic Development announced an investment package of $152 7 million for the region This will help boost the region's economy create jobs and enhance tourism

Jones slams 'hapu' – The Gisborne Herald

Jul 11 2019After announcing $27 1m of Provincial Growth Fund investments in Tairawhiti including funds for a wood processing cluster centre of excellence and the new Matai brain research facility Regional Economic Development Minister Shane Jones told The Gisborne Herald he was distressed that hapu were opposing both a berth extension at Eastland Port

Fixing more than just Tairāwhiti's roads

Sep 30 2019What changes when you invest that much in a region's roading network? Better roads? Yes – but also much much more On average the Gisborne District Council reports around 120 local people are working on Provincial Growth Fund projects at any one time That means 120 whānau (families) are better off

Budget 2020 – The Gisborne Herald

May 15 2020"Gisborne will soon be better connected thanks to Tairawhiti Technology Trust receiving $400 000 in Budget 2020 for a new regional digital hub from the Provincial Growth Fund " she said The $900 million-plus targeted Maori spend of Budget 2020 focuses on housing health jobs and education

Tairāwhiti Workforce development projects get $1 6m PGF

Oct 24 2019The Provincial Growth Fund (PGF) through its skills and employment programme Te Ara Mahi is investing a further $1 6m into Tairāwhiti's workforce development said Parliamentary Under Secretary for Regional Economic Development Fletcher Tabuteau "This PGF funding follows on from significant PGF investment earlier this month giving Tairāwhiti people access to additional