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Timaru Port Workers Issue Second Strike Notice

Press Release – Rail And Maritime Transport Union

Members of the Rail and Maritime Transport Union (RMTU) working at the Port of Timaru have this afternoon issued a second strike notice following on from the one issued yesterday. RMTU South Island Organiser John Kerr says this gives notice of a further … Read more »

Relief For Auckland Council Venues Is Insulting

Press Release – Taxpayers’ Union

The New Zealand Taxpayers Union is slamming the newly-announced voucher scheme for Auckland Council venues as a slap in the face for private businesses and families that have risked financial ruin during lockdown. Union spokesman Louis Houlbrooke … Read more »

Vaccine Certificates Mandated For Visitors To Ngāi Tahu Tourism Attractions

Press Release – Ngai Tahu Tourism

Ngi Tahu Tourism has announced all visitors to its attractions will be required to show proof of vaccination from Friday, 3 December 2021. As part of the wider Te Rnanga o Ngi Tahu Group, Ngi Tahu Tourism takes its health and safety obligations … Read more »

Kaikōura’s Pāua Fishery Reopens For Three Months

Press Release – Ministry For Primary Industries

Kaikuras pua fishery reopens today after being closed for five years following the 2016 earthquakes that caused significant seabed uplift and damage to the marine habitat. The decision follows public consultation and input from tangata whenua on … Read more »

Rotongaro Chicken Workers’ Wages Now Well Ahead Of The Flock

Press Release – First Union

FIRST Union and Cobb Vantress New Zealand (CVNZ) have settled a collective agreement that will see workers starting wages at the chicken farm and hatchery in Rotongaro increase by 17%, to a minimum of $24.50 per hour; $1.75 above the current Living … Read more »

Intel Appoints Steve Long As APJ Regional Leader

Press Release – Intel

Intel Corporation today announced the appointment of Steven A. Long as General Manager of Asia Pacific and Japan (APJ) region. Steve Long is Corporate Vice President in Intels Sales, Marketing and Communications Group. Long will be responsible for … Read more »

Five Partner Appointments Enhance Russell McVeagh Partnership

Press Release – Russell McVeagh

Leading New Zealand law firm Russell McVeagh is set to further grow its partnership* with the announcement of the promotions of three outstanding lawyers and leaders of the firm Jesse Fairley , Sarah Blackmore and Tom Gillespie . Appointed from … Read more »

Meet Deloitte’s Newest Leaders

Press Release – Deloitte

  Deloitte is pleased to announce the appointment of five new partners who represent the depth of talent within the business and our continued commitment to delivering the highest level of service for our clients. Deloitte New Zealand … Read more »

Taxpayers’ Union Congratulates Chris Luxon

Press Release – Taxpayers’ Union

The New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union has congratulated Chris Luxon on his successful bid for the National Party leadership. Union spokesman Jordan Williams says, “It is to Chris Luxons credit that he is one of the few MPs to have taken a pay cut … Read more »

New Reserve Bank Assistant Governor Appointed

Press Release – Reserve Bank

John McDermott has been appointed as the Assistant Governor/General Manager Digital Solutions and Security of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand Te Ptea Matua. Mr McDermott has been Acting Assistant Governor/General Manager of Business Operations … Read more »

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