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Manawatu’s Greatest Achievers to be Involved in Te Aho Tamaka

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The Central Economic Development Agency is proud to announce the launch of Te Aho Tamaka, a regional growth initiative for Manawatu. Te Aho Tamaka acknowledges and celebrates Manawatu’s most illustrious…

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Partner Update October/November 2018

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In the October/November Partner Update we are proud to bring you: The Manawatu Business Awards Winners Updates on the Provincial Growth Fund Hosting of international education recruitment agents in Palmerston...

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About 3,000 international students from around the world make Manawatu their home each year. From primary and intermediate through to secondary and tertiary level education, our region is a vibrant hub for international education.

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