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New Zealand business events sector buoyed by new government support

New Zealand’s Business Events Industry Aotearoa (BEIA) has welcomed news of government support for the country’s business events industry, which is severely impacted by ongoing Covid-19 restrictions. For the first time, business events of over 200 attendees will now be included in the Events Transition Support Payment scheme (ETSP). BEIA chief executive Lisa Hopkins (pictured) says the 12 February...