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MEDIA RELEASE: Hospitality New Zealand welcomes a $1.3m grant from the Hospitality Training Trust.
22 May 2020
Media Release: Hospitality New Zealand welcomes a $1.3m grant from the Hospitality Training Trust.
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Department of Internal Affairs - Operational Update #6
22 May 2020
From yesterday, bars and taverns can open under the Level 2 Government guidelines. This means gambling venues whose primary activity depends on the sale of liquor should now be able to conduct their primary activity and therefore operate gambling lawfully (assuming their other regulatory obligations are also met).
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DB Breweries launches financial support package for hospitality
21 May 2020
Chief Executive Julie White talks to Newstalk ZB about DB Breweries 'Back your Bar' initiative.
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Reunions, eating out and a lot of haircuts: New Zealand embraces relaxation of lockdown
18 May 2020
Hospitality NZ Wellington bar owner, Board Member and Wellington Branch President, Matt McLaughlin comments.
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'Huge disappointment' as Budget lacks hospitality package
18 May 2020
Hospitality New Zealand South Canterbury branch president Kristy Phillips was hoping for a hospitality package to be announced in the Budget.
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Covid 19 coronavirus: Kiwis welcome first alert level 2 weekend
18 May 2020
New Zealand Herald comments on Hospitality New Zealand sharing Lions Cheers to Your Local campaign.
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MEDIA RELEASE: Get out and support your ‘Local’ this weekend. Help get local hospitality businesses back on their feet.
15 May 2020
Hospitality New Zealand welcomes the latest initiative from Lion and wholeheartedly asks all New Zealanders to support their nearest and favourite New Zealand food and beverage operators as part of the Cheers to Your Local campaign starting today.
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Hospitality feels like the forgotten industry
15 May 2020
The hospitality sector is feeling left out by the 2020 Budget, Hospitality NZ Chief Executive Julie White talks to Heather du Plessis-Allan on Newstalk ZB.
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Post-Christmas Hospitality Associations Combined Gathering
1 Jan 1970
The post-Christmas combined gathering of the Hospitality, Restaurant and Chefs Associations turned out well with good weather, music, games and good company of course!
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Post-Christmas Hospitality Associations Combined Gathering
1 Jan 1970
The post-Christmas combined gathering of the Hospitality, Restaurant and Chefs Associations turned out well with good weather, music, games and good company of course!
Read More