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New, Improved Paper Straws
16 Jul 2018
Hospitality New Zealand environment/sustainability advisory board chair Nick Keene tells Stuff NZ why we've teamed up with The Rubbish Whisperer to urge all 3000 of our members across New Zealand to go plastic straw-free by the end of the year.
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#metoo #sexualharassment #notourproblem?
9 Jul 2018
The #metoo movement has brought to light the pervasiveness of sexual harassment in society and highlighted that work needs to be done to stop it. The scandals coming to light should be motivation for all industries, including the hospitality industry, to look at our practices and ensure we are providing a safe workplace for our employees.
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Research to look at the Impact of Airbnb on the Tourism Industry in Canterbury
5 Jul 2018
Canterbury University and Christchurch NZ will look into the economic, social and environmental impacts of Airbnb in the Canterbury region after a city council staff report delved into whether there should be new rates rules for short-term accommodation providers.
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She’ll be right without a contract? Yeah...Nah!
25 Jun 2018
I’ve often heard people reminiscence about the “good old days” before the world was tipped on its head, went PC-mad and created employment laws, which God forbid meant that each person had to have a contract.
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Illegally altered driver licences and IDs are circulating - be on the lookout!
21 May 2018
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Media Release - Latest Vaping research from NZ Initiative takes common-sense approach
14 May 2018
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April 2018 top 40 music chart for hospitality businesses!
3 May 2018
Here is the top 40 music play list from AMS Music for April 2018. AMS Music are passionate about music and the hospitality industry, who want to add value by providing you with a free music play list every month!
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Hotels, restaurant and food delivery services prosper following destructive storm
12 Apr 2018
New Zealand Herald - 12 April 2018 - Auckland storm refugees looking for a hotel room tonight could be out of luck.
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New, Improved Paper Straws
16 Jul 2018
Hospitality New Zealand environment/sustainability advisory board chair Nick Keene tells Stuff NZ why we've teamed up with The Rubbish Whisperer to urge all 3000 of our members across New Zealand to go plastic straw-free by the end of the year.
Read More
#metoo #sexualharassment #notourproblem?
9 Jul 2018
The #metoo movement has brought to light the pervasiveness of sexual harassment in society and highlighted that work needs to be done to stop it. The scandals coming to light should be motivation for all industries, including the hospitality industry, to look at our practices and ensure we are providing a safe workplace for our employees.
Read More
Research to look at the Impact of Airbnb on the Tourism Industry in Canterbury
5 Jul 2018
Canterbury University and Christchurch NZ will look into the economic, social and environmental impacts of Airbnb in the Canterbury region after a city council staff report delved into whether there should be new rates rules for short-term accommodation providers.
Read More
She’ll be right without a contract? Yeah...Nah!
25 Jun 2018
I’ve often heard people reminiscence about the “good old days” before the world was tipped on its head, went PC-mad and created employment laws, which God forbid meant that each person had to have a contract.
Read More
Illegally altered driver licences and IDs are circulating - be on the lookout!
21 May 2018
Read More
Media Release - Latest Vaping research from NZ Initiative takes common-sense approach
14 May 2018
Read More
April 2018 top 40 music chart for hospitality businesses!
3 May 2018
Here is the top 40 music play list from AMS Music for April 2018. AMS Music are passionate about music and the hospitality industry, who want to add value by providing you with a free music play list every month!
Read More
Hotels, restaurant and food delivery services prosper following destructive storm
12 Apr 2018
New Zealand Herald - 12 April 2018 - Auckland storm refugees looking for a hotel room tonight could be out of luck.
Read More