WorkSafe accepts enforceable undertakings

Press Release – WorkSafe NZ

WorkSafe New Zealand has accepted enforceable undertakings from Plunket Electrical Oamaru Limited and McConnell Dowell Constructors Limited. Read more »

NZME Announce Changes to Parental Leave Policy

Press Release – NZME.

20 July 2018 NZME has announced a change in its parental leave policy to better reflect the needs of parents when they welcome a new arrival into the family. Read more »

Taxing the blockchain

Article – Bell Gully

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have seen considerable growth over the last 12 months, meaning the general public are more aware than ever of these digital assets. Read more »

Place NZ prior to any offer toward IT talent

Press Release – Leaders Review

Global fin-tech entrepreneur, AJ Smith, claimed a major tack still missing in attracting high impact IT talent to our shores was the firm placement of New Zealands lifestyle before any formal offer not simply a bonus to the career opportunity. Read more »

NZNO & DHB Negotiations

Press Release – District Health Boards

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation and District Health Boards met in Wellington yesterday to explore options to settle the current employment negotiations. Read more »

Shopify Announces Wellington, NZ as First Oceania Remote Hub

Press Release – Wellington Regional Economic Development Agency

Shopify looks to hire more than 100 support staff with the help of WREDA as part of remote working revolution Read more »

ACC medical advisors on strike today

Press Release – Association of Salaried Medical Specialists

The majority of highly experienced senior doctors employed by ACC to assess medical claims have gone on strike this morning for improvements to their collective employment agreement. Read more »

Nominations and applications for 2018 SBN Business Awards

Press Release – Samoa Business Network

This has been confirmed by Laura Keil-Hall, Co-founder & Chairwoman of Samoa Business Network. The official announcement of the Awards was made by Afamasaga Jackie Curry, SBN Samoa Chairwoman at the SBN & NZSTIC Independence Day Event held last … Read more »

ANZASW statement on Nurses strike

Press Release – ANZASW

The Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers (ANZASW) wishes to once again express its solidarity with nurses who have been engaged in industrial action. Read more »

Kmart steps in where The Warehouse fails

Press Release – First Union

FIRST Union is pleased to announce retailer Kmart has stepped in where The Warehouse has failed, it has promised priority placement of 60 Red Shed workers at 14 of its stores nationwide. Read more »

Honey venture big winner at North Maori business awards

Press Release – Northland Regional Council

The efforts of a 100 percent Maori-owned company specialising in manuka honey production have been recognised with two awards, including the coveted Taitokerau Maori Business of the Year award. Read more »

LSG SkyChefs decision “important legal victory”

Press Release – E Tu

E t is welcoming the decision of the Court of Appeal to turn down an appeal application from global airline catering company LSG SkyChefs, cementing an important legal victory for New Zealand workers. Read more »

More support needed for breastfeeding senior doctors

Press Release – Association of Salaried Medical Specialists

Breastfeeding senior doctors returning to paid work in public hospitals after parental leave need suitable facilities and enough time to express milk or feed their babies, as well as supportive colleagues and managers, says Dr Charlotte Chambers, Principal … Read more »

ACC medical advisors start rolling strikes tomorrow

Press Release – Association of Salaried Medical Specialists

ACC medical advisors are poised to walk off the job tomorrow because theyve had a gutsful of their employers cavalier approach to their pay, conditions and well-being, says Lloyd Woods, a Senior Industrial Officer at the Association of … Read more »

The Nation: NZNO, NZEI and EMA

Press Release – The Nation

On Newshub Nation: Lisa Owen interviews NZ Nursing Organisations Cee Payne, NZEI Te Riu Roas Lynda Stuart and Kim Campbell of the Employer and Manufacturers Association Read more »

Anxiety over available workforce threatens optimism

Press Release – Business Advisory Group

New Zealands optimistic business outlook is under threat by a potential shortage of skilled workers. Read more »

E tū: Nestle job losses “a bolt from the blue”

Press Release – E Tu

The union, E t says the announcement of job losses at Nestles factory at Wiri in Auckland has come as a bolt from the blue. Read more »

Recognising outstanding contributions to NZ forestry

Press Release – NZ Institute of Forestry

The NZ Institute of Forestry recognised the contribution of two of its outstanding leaders at its Annual Awards Dinner in Nelson last night. Peter Clark of Rotorua received the NZIF Forester of the Year award. The award recognises an Institute member … Read more »

Facilitation talks completed this morning

Press Release – NZNO

The NZNO negotiating team has attended Facilitation with DHB representatives as directed by the Employment Relations Authority. Read more »

Strike action – is this the new norm?

Press Release – EMA

With daily news of strike action been taken, or proposed, the EMA is worried this will become the new norm of industrial relations. Read more »

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