Commentary

Advocacy Update

The nationwide lockdown forced an abrupt switch of focus in our Advocacy programme but there are still some business-as-usual (BAU) issues that remain a key focus for the EMA’s advocacy team. It’s good to see the government quickly switching various assistance programmes such as the Wage Subsidy and Resurgence Payment schemes back on. But it …

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Manage your business information intelligently

Share on email Share on facebook Share on linkedin New Zealand has a variety of recordkeeping legislation relating to business information. Financial and commercial legislation requires businesses to provide financial reporting on transactions, GST and income tax. Employment legislation dictates that employers must keep track of holidays, wage records, contracts and more. This adds up …

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COVID-19 and vaccinations

Share on email Share on facebook Share on linkedin COVID-19 has become part of the normal language and narrative around the world. It has been with us for just over twelve months, but in that time has caused seismic changes to countries, populations, economies and families. The research sectors worked collaboratively to produce the vaccines …

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What are ‘germs’?

Share on email Share on facebook Share on linkedin The word ‘germ’ is a generic term for bacteria, viruses, protozoa, fungi and helminths. These are collectively known as microbes. Microbes as the word indicates, are very small and can only been seen under a microscope and not all of them are bad for us, in …

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