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Manawatu Economic Update January 2019

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Manawatu is continuing to enjoy solid economic growth, underpinned by a strong primary sector, solid consumer spending and population growth, according to Infometrics. “High and sustained economic growth is expected…

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Proposed Immigration Changes Welcomed, but Short-term Immigration is not a Single Solution

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Opinion: Linda Stewart, CEDA Chief Executive The Government’s proposal to change the way it approaches immigration and temporary work visas appears positive for Manawatu and local businesses, but CEDA urges…

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Growing at 3.8%pa, the Manawatū-Whanganui regional economy is going strong. Agricultural exports and household spending were key drivers of this growth https://t.co/fo0I2uBHD0

Sticking with our regional theme lately, the Manawatū-Whanganui region has seen strong exports, growth in retail spending, and higher house prices boost the local economy. @BradOlsenNZL spoke to the @WhangaChron about these economic drivers:
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Looking for that picturesque spot to snap a summer moment? Or looking for new places to explore in the city and region? @Manawatu_NZ has rounded up some of the top spots! https://t.co/Qf1y7QeZ0G @LSinNZ @RachelBowenPNCC @lornaajohnson @PalmyDirty30

So fantastic to see Manawatu's talented high school students taking their business ideas to the world! #MightyManawatu #WhereGreatThingsBegin

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