Apply now for a Prime Minister’s Business Scholarship

Apply now for a Prime Minister’s Business Scholarship

Are you a business owner or exec itching to expand your international expertise? Entries are now open for the 2014 Prime Minister’s Business Scholarships and economic development minister Steven Joyce is encouraging applicants from smaller firms.

Izon Science has completed a £1 million ($2 million) funding round in the UK and is moving its global headquarters from Christchurch to England's Oxford Science Park.

Cookie Time has opened its first international cookie bar in Harajuku Tokyo – the first step in an international strategy to roll out more in Japan and surrounding territories.

New Zealand has successfully signed a trade deal with Chinese Taipei despite the absence of formal diplomatic relations and with the full liberalisation of trade between countries, we can expect an annual duty saving of NZ$75.8 million based on current trade.