Auckland seen as backbone for labour market growth through to 2021: Infometrics

Paul McBeth
Tue, 14 Mar 2017

By Paul McBeth March 15 (BusinessDesk) - Auckland is expected to deliver the biggest number of new jobs over the next four years as the country's biggest city continues to generate above-average economic growth, says economic consultancy Infometrics.  In a report on the economic outlook for the country's regions and industries, Wellington-based Infometrics predicts Auckland will add 83,550 jobs between now and March 2021, as the service sector and finance in particular boost white-collar professions, an ageing population stokes demand for...

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