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How to Liquidate a Company in New Zealand

How to Liquidate a Company in New Zealand

It is essential to know the steps to liquidate a company in New Zealand if business operations are not playing out as planned in these challenging economic times. Sometimes, the most beneficial action to take is to close company operations to avoid accumulating further expenses. This makes liquidation a viable option for executives when reorganization or further capital injections are not...

How to Get a New Zealand Business Visa from India

How to Get a New Zealand Business Visa from India

Find out how to apply for a New Zealand Business Visa from India in this overview and step-by-step guide. New Zealand not only attracts businesses with a high GDP per capita, a strong workforce, a reliable government and legal system; New Zealand’s biggest treasure might be the New Zealanders themselves - also referred to as Kiwis. After receiving your New Zealand Business Visa you will be able...

5 Steps to Forming an LLC in New Zealand

5 Steps to Forming an LLC in New Zealand

As part of New Zealand’s company formation process, you must choose a business structure or ‘legal entity’ to operate. These legal entities in New Zealand directly influence how your company will be governed, how many shareholders you need, and other corporate legal and tax compliance requirements. We outline the key steps to forming an LLC in New Zealand, and the characteristics of an LLC that...

Why Get an Entity Health Check in New Zealand?

Why Get an Entity Health Check in New Zealand?

New Zealand is a popular country to do business in among entrepreneurs looking for international trading opportunities. The country offers ideal conditions for incorporating a company. Its geographic location and strategic positioning offers companies access into neighboring South Pacific and Asian markets. Before incorporating your company, be sure to undertake an entity health check in New...

Why Register Your Online Business in New Zealand?

Why Register Your Online Business in New Zealand?

New Zealand sits among the top in the world for ease of doing business. Naturally, opportunities for electronic commerce or 'e-commerce' in New Zealand are therefore on the rise. The country’s business climate offers optimal conditions for beginning commercial operations quickly and effectively. According to the World Bank Group, it can take as little as 1 day to start a business in New Zealand....

Invest in New Zealand’s Fintech Landscape

Invest in New Zealand’s Fintech Landscape

The speed of innovation in the financial technology sector over the last two years has sparked major advancements in the traditional forms of banking. As the sector continues to expand, financial investors look for the most rewarding location for their fintech investment.  It is undoubted that in almost every region, fintech is undergoing some sort of expansion. However, not everywhere can boast...

From Startups to Movers and Shakers: New Zealand Business Successes

From Startups to Movers and Shakers: New Zealand Business Successes

New Zealand’s business climate brings about the ideal conditions for commercial success. The South Pacific island nation houses a productive, motivated workforce, easy market access and a pro-investment government declared by Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern as “open for business.” Its multicultural, ‘melting pot’ demographics, reputable universities and innovative cities support progress driven by...

Why Get an Entity Health Check in New Zealand?

Wellbeing Budget Drives AI Adoption in New Zealand

New Zealand’s business environment is enviably one of the best in the world for both local and foreign commercial actors. Despite its size, the productive country supports development in many sectors, and houses a skilled, multicultural population and thriving export economy. New Zealand has stepped up to the challenge that many other governments also face: how to use technology and artificial...

New Zealand Intellectual Property Protection for Businesses

New Zealand Intellectual Property Protection for Businesses

Intellectual Property (IP) protection is core to the work of many businesses and comes in many forms. Whether it’s a trademark, patent or design protection you’re seeking, there’s a good chance every business has to consider their options to protect various elements of their products and brand. New Zealand offers an extensive range of options for companies looking to protect their inventions and...

Corporate Legal Compliance in New Zealand

Corporate Legal Compliance in New Zealand

The world bank advocates New Zealand for the easiest country in the world to do business in 2019. The strong economic and regulatory environment allows the country to provide entrepreneurs and investors, including foreigners, a great opportunity to start their commercial journey. Migration steps are easy to comply with and the process of establishing, owning and operating your business can be...

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