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Keep up to date with the latest business news for the West Coast of New Zealand.

June 21, 2021

Business awards in November

The Development West Coast Leading Light Business Excellence Awards will be held this year on Thursday 18 November.

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June 21, 2021

Coasters share views on economic development

According to a recent public survey, adding value to the agricultural/food sector is viewed as the most significant opportunity for improving prosper…

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June 21, 2021

DWC welcomes new team members

Development West Coast welcomes Rob Kennedy and Geoff Marks to the team.

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June 21, 2021

Support for young entrepreneurs

Support from Development West Coast helps West Coast High School students put their business skills to the test through the Young Enterprise Scheme.

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June 21, 2021

Co.Starters Greymouth

Expressions of interest are open for DWC's Co.Starters business start-up and development programme set to begin on 7 September in Greymouth.

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June 18, 2021

New Zealand GDP up 1.6 percent

March quarter figures show a better than expected result for New Zealand, while the West Coast's economic recovery faltered with the loss of int…

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June 18, 2021

Vacancy - Marketing and Campaign Executive

Development West Coast, as the Regional Tourism Organisation, is looking for a Marketing & Campaign Executive to join its Destination and Touris…

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June 14, 2021

New Zealand Tourism Awards return for 2021

Entries are open for the New Zealand Tourism Awards, returning for 2021 to showcase and celebrate the tourism industry’s individual and business succ…

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June 14, 2021

Clean Car Package announced, implications for West Coast

The Government has announced its Clean Car Package with a range of measures aimed at increasing the uptake of electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles to…

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June 8, 2021

Public input sought for West Coast economic strategy

Development West Coast is facilitating a review of the region’s economic strategy and is seeking public input.

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June 7, 2021

Visitor trend data highlights uneven impact of COVID-19 on West Coast

Newly released visitor trend data further highlights the uneven impact COVID-19 border closures are having across the West Coast, with Reefton boomin…

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June 1, 2021

DWC famils for business events

Development West Coast hosts groups of buyers showcasing what the West Coast has to offer for business events.

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