News | Technology
1 Mar 2021 22:57
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Technology

    The tech industry says it's the perfect time for New Zealand's political parties to focus on it

    The tech industry says it's the perfect time for New Zealand's political parties to focus on it


    Labour, National and the Greens have all pinpointed the sector as an opportunity for job creation and economic growth.

    The Green Party announced plans yesterday to use government procurement to support local technology companies.

    Campfire Digital Recruitment Director Amelia Cranfield says the market's been talent short... until now.

    She says expat Kiwis have come home and brought an influx of digital talent with expertise across big brands and international markets.

    © 2021 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


     Other Technology News
     07 Feb: Thousands of Indian farmers blockade Delhi highways in protest after internet being cut off and journalists charged
     07 Feb: Tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets of Myanmar's cities to denounce this week's coup and demand the release of elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi despite a blockade on the internet by the junta
     06 Feb: Myanmar's military has cut off the internet and Facebook. It's a tactic straight from the authoritarian playbook
     29 Jan: A high-risk sex offender has been jailed for three months for accessing the internet ... with the help of another paedophile
     16 Jan: A computer science expert says the Reserve Bank data breach is another nudge for the Government...to take security more seriously
     12 Jan: Vodafone's data services are facing issues nationwide
     29 Dec: Police are tackling the issue of extremists exploiting social media, by increasing their artificial intelligence technology
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    NRL side the Sydney Roosters have recruited a former French magician as a secret weapon More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    Rocket Lab is on the verge of listing on the US technology based NASDAQ index, in a deal that values the New Zealand-US startup at 5.7 billion dollars More...



     Today's News

    Politics:
    The Prime Minister says she's open to suggestions about tweaking the Covid leave support scheme 21:57

    Entertainment:
    Elizabeth Olsen loved wearing a "pregnant belly" in 'WandaVision' 21:31

    Law and Order:
    Police searching for missing Invercargill man Raymond Horn would like to speak to two people who were in Queens Park, at about 2.20pm on Monday 15 February 21:17

    Entertainment:
    Sophia Loren says Richard Burton refused to play her at Scrabble after he caught her cheating 21:01

    Entertainment:
    Noel Gallagher's pet tarantulas are now the size of a "book of matches" 20:31

    Entertainment:
    Paris Hilton has branded Britney Spears' conservatorship "not fair" 20:01

    International:
    Golden Globes: The key moments, from Nomadland to HFPA headlines and Chadwick Boseman's win 19:37

    Entertainment:
    Tina Fey and Amy Poehler roast Emily in Paris, Sia's Music and lack of Hollywood Foreign Press diversity in Golden Globes monologue 19:37

    Entertainment:
    Cameron Douglas has been freed from supervised release more than a year early 19:31

    Entertainment:
    Prince Harry wants Damian Lewis to play him on 'The Crown' 19:01


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2021 New Zealand City Ltd