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DECEMBER 2015 NEWSLETTER
21 December 2015
DECEMBER 2015 NEWSLETTER

WE'RE ON OUR WAY TO BECOMING A WORLD-CLASS CITY!

From an economic development perspective, the last 12 months could only be described as tremendous – by virtually every measure the Western Bay of Plenty’s economy is performing strongly.  We’ve had the highest population growth and, as a consequence record building consent levels, have the country’s fastest growing job market.  We’ve also had the highest increase in the average annual salary for jobs listed and, more recently, the ASB Main Report noted that the Bay of Plenty had pipped Auckland to become the country’s fastest growing regional economy.

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