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Rural operators steam ahead despite primary industry struggles

Despite recent reports of economic uncertainty and a raft of other business pressures, the rural business community continues to report sustained growth, according to the latest MYOB Business Monitor.

10 Jun 2019

MYOB Budget verdict: Hints of hope for small business with infrastructure and venture capital investment commitments

Leading software company, MYOB, commends the Government for its focus on the overall wellbeing of New Zealand in the Budget 2019 but questions whether it is doing enough to relieve the pressures faced by small businesses (SMEs) throughout the country.

30 May 2019

Women in tech need greater support says MYOB

Leading accounting software provider MYOB is calling on the local tech sector – and wider business community – to do more for women working in tech and young girls in STEM-related fields of study.

23 May 2019

Tourism sector bucking softening SME sector trends

Local tourism operators are bullish on growth over the next 12 months, despite fears of a cooling economy and rising operational costs according to the latest MYOB Business Monitor survey'.

13 May 2019

NZ needs two-factor security to fight cyber crime

With nearly one third of local SMEs – potentially up to 150,000 businesses – having experienced a cyber attack and a majority of SME operators expressing fears about cyber security, leading accounting software provider MYOB is calling on the Government to address online security in the financial sector.

11 Apr 2019

SME operators strongly oppose Capital Gains Tax

Local SME operators, representing over half a million businesses in New Zealand, are strongly opposed to the Tax Working Group’s capital gains tax (CGT) proposal as frustration with the Government’s performance rises significantly within the sector.

04 Apr 2019

Only half of SMEs ready for Payday Filing

Just days before one of the most significant changes to the payroll compliance regime in recent years, only 51% of local SME employers say they are ready for payday filing.

01 Apr 2019

SME confidence continues to dive

Almost half (48%) of the country’s SME sector, made up of more than 500,000 businesses, expects the New Zealand economy to worsen in the next 12 months, according to the latest MYOB Business Monitor survey of more than 1,000 local business operators.

28 Mar 2019

MYOB strengthens industry leadership position, delivering 57% increase in new online subscribers in 2018

Thursday 21 February: MYOB today released its financial results for the full year ending 31 December 2018, reporting 229,000 new online subscribers, or a 57% increase, in the 12 months to reach a total of 628,000 online subscribers, strengthening its leadership position and remaining on track to reach 1 million online subscribers by 2020.

21 Feb 2019