Three new team members at NZCU South

Press Release – NZCU South

The new senior recruits have recently begun their roles in Dunedin and Christchurch and NZCU South CEO Tania Dickie believes the trio will build on their already strong business capabilities. Read more »

Anake Goodall appointed Executive Chair

Press Release – Akina Foundation

Anake Goodall has been appointed Executive Chair of the kina Foundation, and will begin his role on 1 January 2015. Read more »

BioGro New Zealand Names New CEO

Press Release – BioGro

BioGro New Zealand is pleased to announce that Donald Nordeng has been appointed the new Chief Executive of BioGro. Read more »

5,000 apprentice sign-ups an all-time high

Press Release – BCITO

BCITO has achieved another first for the construction industry by reaching 5,000 apprentice sign-ups in 2014; an all-time record. Read more »

Britomart violence raises questions over rail staff safety

Press Release – Rail And Maritime Transport Union

The Rail and Maritime Transport Union is raising serious questions over the safety of the staff on Aucklands train network after violent incidents on Saturday night stopped services at Britomart Station and frightened staff and passengers at other … Read more »

State Services Commission Staff Highest Paid in Govt Sector

Press Release – New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union

The average salary for staff at the State Services Commission is higher than at any other government department, according to figures released by the Taxpayers Union. This mornings Dominion Post reported the Commission staff earn an average of more … Read more »

Peter Rickards and Ross Collett Join Board of Plus4

Press Release – Plus4

Peter Rickards and Ross Collett Join Board of Plus4 Insurance Group Plus4 Insurance Solutions (Plus4), the national insurance adviser and broking group, today announced that it had appointed two new directors to its board, Peter Rickards from Nelson … Read more »

Dunedin rally after Anglican organisation suspends 27 staff

Press Release – Public Service Association

27 staff working for Anglican Family Care (AFC) in Dunedin, Alexandra and Balclutha have been suspended without pay just ten days before Christmas. The move will have significant impacts on AFCs services, which include caregiver support, home visits … Read more »

Taxation (KiwiSaver HomeStart and Remedial Matters) Bill

Press Release – Office of the Clerk

Public submissions are being invited on this bill. The closing date for submissions is Monday 2 February 2015. Read more »

PSA welcomes merger with SLGOU

Press Release – Public Service Association

The Public Service Association (PSA) and the Southern Local Government Officers Union (SLGOU) have voted for a merger of the two unions. Following a vote this week by members of SLGOU in favour of the merger, the PSA executive board today ratified … Read more »

Stardome Announces New Board Appointments

Press Release – Stardome Observatory

Stardome Observatory and Planetarium is pleased to announce three new trustees to be appointed to the Auckland Observatory and Planetarium Trust board. Sarah Stuart, Conor Roberts and Diana Patchett are set to join the Stardome board due to member … Read more »

Fine for failing to test for asbestos

Press Release – WorkSafe NZ

Peter Page, the manager of Apartment Renovation Company, has been fined $40,000 after he failed to test a substance for asbestos. Mr Page was obliged to have the textured ceilings tested for asbestos prior to commencing the work. Read more »

Forum planned to help with employing youth on the Coromandel

Press Release – Thames Coromandel District Council

A free initiative inspiring and equipping Waikato employers to offer more workplace opportunities to youth will be rolled out in Thames-Coromandel next year. Read more »

LPC operations will continue as usual during overtime ban

Press Release – Lyttelton Port of Christchurch

A further Mediation session between Lyttelton Port of Christchurch (LPC) and the Rail & Maritime Transport Union (RMTU) is tentatively agreed for next week (Thursday 18 December) and LPC remains committed to resolving the issues. Read more »

Marcus Lush Signs with NZME.

Press Release – NZME.

NMZE. has confirmed they have signed talented multi-media broadcaster Marcus Lush. In what is being dubbed the ‘steal’ of the year, Lush will finish with Mediaworks mid-next year, joining NZME. at the end of 2015. Read more »

Finance Minister needs to get his own house in order

Press Release – Public Service Association

The Public Service Association (PSA) says Finance Minister Bill English needs to get his own house in order rather than using misleading figures boast about supposed wage increases for all New Zealanders. This follows Mr Englishs comments in Parliament … Read more »

Latest Remuneration Figures – Gender Inequality at the Top

Press Release – National Council of Women

The public service chief executive remuneration figures released today are another reminder of the need for action around gender equality, says the National Council of Women of New Zealand. Read more »

Jade Software launches the Thinkubator

Press Release – Jade Software

Christchurch, 12th December 2014 – Jade Software has launched its inaugural two week company-wide innovation initiative – Thinkubator . Read more »

Agreement heralds Fiji’s inclusion in RSE scheme

Press Release – Immigration NZ

An agreement has been signed today by the head of Immigration New Zealand (INZ) and his Fijian counterpart setting out the arrangements for Fijis inclusion in New Zealands successful seasonal worker scheme. Read more »

Will Anglican Family Care embody the Christmas spirit?

Press Release – Public Service Association

Public Service Association (PSA) members working at Anglican Family Care (AFC) in Dunedin and other parts of Otago have resumed industrial action following the failure of mediation to find any solution to AFCs refusal to provide a cost-of-living … Read more »

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