Research shows 21 per cent or roughly one in five Kiwis have invested in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, a seven per cent increase since the start of 2020.
It's estimated an extra 65,000 workers are needed to be able to complete the programme of works being launched.
The authority said it is the responsibility of a company with a dominant market position to avoid unfairly undermining its competition.
International shipping companies have abandoned the relatively remote and marginal trans-Tasman routes in favour of profitable routes between China.
“The whole purpose of these awards to is to lift up and recognise and celebrate people who are doing good, good stuff,” awards convenor Grant Pritchard said.
There's also a proposal to make the world's biggest companies - including US-based tech giants - pay taxes in countries where they have sales but no physical presence.
Taurus Taurima, 32, owns Topline Contracting – a company he started from the back of his car.