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ENC Announces Professional Services Grant ENC Announces Professional Services Grant

Small to medium North Canterbury businesses experiencing negative impacts due to COVID-19 can now apply for funding to access professional accounting services for cashflow forecasting advice and support. The Enterprise North Canterbury (ENC) Professional Services Grant will provide $400 towards the cost of cashflow forecasting advice from local professional accounting firms. In addition, businesses that engage one of ENC’s Professional Service Partners to carry out the services will receive an additional $400 worth of support ...
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North Canterbury F&B Producers Invited to Register on New Directory North Canterbury F&B Producers Invited to Register on New Directory

Enterprise North Canterbury is inviting all food and beverage producers in the Waimakariri, Hurunui and Kaikoura districts to register their business on the new North Canterbury Food & Beverage Directory to help connect the community with local products.  The directory will initially be published on the Enterprise North Canterbury website, and will start with promoting businesses that are operational during the Level 4 Covid-19 lockdown – primarily growers, producers and some manufacturers. Following the lockdown, ...
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North Canterbury Business Connecting Students to Literacy Program During Lockdown North Canterbury Business Connecting Students to Literacy Program During Lockdown

A North Canterbury educational resource provider is aiming to provide a free login to its literacy development program to every school-aged child in New Zealand during the COVID-19 lockdown. The Learning Staircase, based in Rangiora, designs and retails top quality educational resources and software for learners of all ages including adults and learners with specific learning disabilities. Their StepsWeb online program lets learners improve their literacy, vocabulary, comprehension and verbal reasoning via research-based tools, games ...
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North Canterbury Jobs Could be Saved by Changes to Subsidy Scheme North Canterbury Jobs Could be Saved by Changes to Subsidy Scheme

Changes to the Government’s Wage Subsidy Scheme announced today may save some jobs in the face of the COVID-19 lockdown. The Government has today made modifications to the scheme including: Businesses accessing the scheme must still undertake best endeavours to pay employees 80% of their pre-COVID income. Where that is not possible – in particular where a business has no activity whatsoever due to the shutdown and workers are not working any hours – they must ...

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