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Kiwi women are working for free

Press Release – New Zealand Council of Trade Unions

From Monday 18 November New Zealand women are working for free until the end of the year because of the gender pay imbalance between men and women. Read more »

NZ unions condemn arrests in Philippines

Press Release – New Zealand Council of Trade Unions

The Council of Trade Unions (CTU) is condemning the All Saints Day evening raid on 31 October. With the arrest of over 60 union organisers, human rights defenders and activists in the Philippines province of Negros. The 16th of November is an international … Read more »

Urgent meeting needed on funding of VET provision

Press Release – Tertiary Education Union

Staff in polytechnics across the country who are fighting to keep courses open and opportunities for learners alive are calling on the Minister of Finance to step up. Read more »

Rocket Lab CEO lacks gratitude toward taxpayers

Press Release – New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union

Responding to Rocket Lab CEO Peter Becks appearance on Morning Report today, New Zealand Taxpayers Union spokesman Louis Houlbrooke says: Read more »

SkyCity union members striking this weekend

Press Release – Unite Union

SEA-Unite SkyCity workers are expected to strike this weekend after 50 called in sick with symptoms linked to smoke inhalation from the convention centre fire. Read more »

2019 Humankind Workplace Employee Experience Awards Winners

Press Release – Humankind

Winners of the 2019 Humankind Employee Experience (EX) Workplace and Inspiration Awards were announced and celebrated in Wellington tonight, with top honours being taken out by Xero, Overland Footwear, land surveying firm Lysaght Consulting, specialised … Read more »

Supermarket workers on path to living wage

Press Release – FIRST Union

FIRST Union members at Countdown have ratified a new agreement that will set their supermarket team on a path towards a living wage, and significantly raise the pay of 15,000 workers across the country. Read more »

CTU Appoints Andrea Black to Policy Director Role

Press Release – New Zealand Council of Trade Unions

The Council of Trade Unions is delighted to announce the appointment of Andrea Black to the role of Policy Director and Economist. Read more »

Employment Expos provide opportunities for students

Press Release – UCOL

Students got to meet employers and gain advice about job seeking at UCOLs recent series of Employment Expos. Read more »

Fonterra Managing Director People & Culture Resigns

Press Release – Fonterra

Today Fonterra announces that Deborah Capill, Managing Director People & Culture, has resigned. Deborah is set to leave the Co-operative in February 2020 to pursue a change in career. Read more »

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