A collection of TV News video items and interviews involving the Auckland Business Chamber.


Proposal to move Auckland's port

November 2019: Chamber CEO Michael Barnett interviewed about the proposal to move Auckland's port to Northland.

Auckland Transport's proposed speed limit reduction

October 2019: Chamber CEO Michael Barnett interviewed on the pros and cons of reducing CBD speed limits and the impact on business.

Light Rail de-railing?

October 2019: "I don't think there's any belief that it will happen, and I think some variation of it might, but you see we've had two years, two years of uncertainty for the people in Dominion Rd and now for the project," Auckland Business Chamber chief executive Michael Barnett said.

Chamber Drive

A partnership between the Auckland Business Chamber and the Ministry of Social Development is delivering driver’s licences to Auckland youth.

Auckland Council funding Santa Parade 2019 after ATEED withdraws

March 2019:  Michael Barnett, Chairman of the Auckland Children's Christmas Parade Trust, frustrated that ATEED decided to discontinue funding the ‘national and iconic event’.

Cash-strapped Eden Park

January 2019:  Auckland Business Chamber CEO Michael Barnett comments on the challenges facing a cash-strapped Eden Park and the response required from Auckland Council.

Does NZ's biggest city have the economic blues?

Auckland Business Chamber CEO Michael Barnett speaks to Duncan Garner on The AM Show about whether Auckland's economic performance is below where it should be.

Michael Barnett on Breakfast TV

Auckland Business Chamber CEO Michael Barnett’s interview on Breakfast TV highlighted opportunities for businesses to initiate smarter recruitment practices and behaviours for themselves in the face of looming labour law changes.

Business Builder

Join our Business Builder programme to help your business grow.

Mental Health

Mental health was the focus of International Men's Day for 2018. To mark this occasion Chamber CEO Michael Barnett joined Xero Managing Director, Craig Hudson, on the Breakfast TV Show panel to share their advice and experiences.

Top 3 in 3 with Michael Barnett: Innovation in a SME

Three innovative tips in three inspiring minutes with Chamber CEO, Michael Barnett. See how you can push for innovation in your SME, while overcoming common business challenges from the ground up.