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“Risk-taking” Pacific business leaders acknowledged

posted: 6:30 pm - 15th November 2020

Recognising the achievements of Pacific business and business leaders in Aotearoa, the annual Pacific Business Trust Awards shine a light on impact-led businesses bettering their communities. Read more

Championing Pacific business in the capital

posted: 6:00 pm - 15th November 2020

Samoan mother, educator, author and owner of Mila’s Ltd Dahlia Malaeulu has collected the Ministry for Pacific Peoples (MPP) sponsored Pacific Woman in Business accolade at the 2020 Wellington Pasifika Business Awards. Read more

Claim the opportunity

posted: 8:00 pm - 8th November 2020

Knowing there are people who have invested in her and believe in her abilities brings an increased determination to Toloa Tertiary Scholarship recipient Valerie Lui to make the most of the opportunity she has been presented with. Read more

Improving the narrative for Pacific Aotearoa

posted: 8:00 pm - 8th November 2020

The Ministry for Pacific Peoples (MPP) Digital Channels and Marketing Manager Koula Kutu aspires to ensure the right information is communicated to Pacific people in New Zealand to support them and help them to grow. Read more

SunPix focus on Pacific heroes

posted: 7:00 pm - 8th November 2020

The 2020 SunPix Pacific Peoples Awards saw a focus on Pacific heroes making a significant contribution in their community through the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more