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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Customer Advisory Panels: an update

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  24-7, Accident Compensation Commission (ACC), Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Employment Issues, English, Health, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Technology, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Customer Advisory Panels: an update

Source: Accident Compensation Commission (ACC) Released 16/08/18 On 28 July the Older Persons, Sexual Violence, and Serious Injury Customer Advisory Panels met for a community hui.   These panels form our Customer Advisory Programme. The hui was the first step toward building a stronger customer community. The inaugural community conference The hui was a fantastic […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Three simple steps to fix Wellington’s bus fiasco

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Council Of Trade Unions, Employment, Employment Issues, English, Media Intelligence, Media releases, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Trade, Unions, Wellington  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Three simple steps to fix Wellington’s bus fiasco

Source: Council of Trade Unions – CTU Bus drivers, their union, and the New Zealand Council of Trade Unions addressed Greater Wellington Regional Council (GWRC) this morning with the request it makes good on its promise to fix the region’s bus problems. The Council can take three simple steps that will help facilitate a fair […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Wage growth still moderate, better rules needed to catch Kiwis up

By   /  August 15, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Council Of Trade Unions, Employment, Employment Issues, English, Labour, Media Intelligence, Media releases, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Trade, Unions  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Wage growth still moderate, better rules needed to catch Kiwis up

“Wage growth was still slow over the last year, and though for some it picked up a little from the year before, it is uneven,” says CTU Economist Bill Rosenberg commenting on the Labour Markets (Income) statistics released by Statistics New Zealand this morning. Average hourly wages grew 3.1% in the year to June, more […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Average gender pay imbalance increasing, pay equity settlements need speeding up

By   /  August 15, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Council Of Trade Unions, Education, Employment Issues, English, Health, Labour, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, Media releases, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Trade, Unions, Wellington  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Average gender pay imbalance increasing, pay equity settlements need speeding up

Source: Council of Trade Unions – CTU Council of Trade Unions Acting President Rachel Mackintosh said that updated figures out today from Statistics New Zealand show that women are still not being paid their worth and employers are not complying with current equal pay law. The latest average hourly gender pay imbalance is 13.9%, up […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: CTU celebrates equal pay settlement for education support workers

By   /  August 14, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Council Of Trade Unions, Education, Employment Issues, English, equal-pay, Health, Justice, Media Intelligence, Media releases, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Trade, Unions  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: CTU celebrates equal pay settlement for education support workers

Source: Council of Trade Unions – CTU The Council of Trade Unions today congratulated education support workers for achieving pay equity, with the signing of terms of settlement for workers who provide support to young children with additional learning needs. “Today’s settlement is huge affirmation of the work of these women. Their work has been […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Strike at Pacific Steel – E tū

By   /  August 14, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Australia, Business, Commerce, Employment Issues, English, Etu, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, NATO, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Politics, Trade, Unions  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Strike at Pacific Steel – E tū

Source: Etu Union Members at BlueScope Pacific Steel in Auckland will strike for 24 hours on Wednesday, 15 August. Members will walk off the job from 7am in protest over the break down in their pay talks. An overtime ban has been in place at the Otahuhu site since Friday. E tū Industry Coordinator, Joe […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: New Zealand Board of Examiners member appointed

By   /  August 13, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Employment Issues, English, Environment, Exploration, Health, MIL OSI, Mining, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Business, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Technology, Worksafe  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: New Zealand Board of Examiners member appointed

Source: Worksafe New Zealand 13 August 2018 Steve Ellis has been appointed to the New Zealand Mining Board of Examiners. Steve is a returning member and brings with him not only a wealth of experience in the quarrying sector but also a strong passion and commitment to health and safety and training and upskilling to […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Mates & Dates: “It’s something we need to talk about”

By   /  August 13, 2018  /  24-7, Accident Compensation Commission (ACC), Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Education, Employment Issues, English, Health, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Pacific, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Mates & Dates: “It’s something we need to talk about”

Source: Accident Compensation Commission (ACC) Released 13/08/18 [embedded content] Sexual violence in New Zealand is a significant problem. We need to come together and create a comprehensive approach to tackle it, as there is no one-size-fits-all solution. We developed the Mates & Dates programme to offer one approach to combatting this issue. By teaching young people […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: New apprenticeships programme an “excellent initiative” – E tū

By   /  August 9, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Education, Employment, Employment Issues, English, Etu, MIL OSI, NATO, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Politics, Unions  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: New apprenticeships programme an “excellent initiative” – E tū

Source: Etu Union E tū, the largest private sector union in New Zealand, is celebrating the Government’s focus on apprenticeships in the ‘Mana in Mahi’ programme announced today. The new policy will help get young Kiwis into apprenticeships by subsidising wages paid to 18-24 year olds who have been on a benefit for six months […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: French Unions condemn violent attack on another unionist as second flotilla boat boarded

By   /  August 8, 2018  /  24-7, Activist Organisations, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Christchurch, Employment Issues, English, France, International Law, Labour, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Trade, Unions, Unite Union New Zealand, Wellington  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: French Unions condemn violent attack on another unionist as second flotilla boat boarded

Source: Unite Union New Zealand French Unions condemn violent attack on another unionist as second flotilla boat boarded The following is a release from the French General Confederation of Labour (CGT) who had a member aboard the second  flotilla boat, “FREEDOM”  boarded illegally by Israeli forces in the last few days.   “The CGT protests […]

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