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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Migrant workers exploited in two remote New Zealand shops

By   /  October 11, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, Economy, Employment, English, Environment, Immigration, Justice, Labour, law, Legal, MIL OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Business, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Migrant workers exploited in two remote New Zealand shops

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE The Employment Court has ruled three migrant employees working in two stores in Murupara and Kopuriki will receive $10,000 each in compensation from an employer couple who “conspired to instigate, aid and abet” persistent breaches of their employment rights. Labour Inspectorate Retail Sector Lead Loua Ward says, […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) welcomes migrant sex worker research

By   /  October 10, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, Crime, Economy, Employment, English, Environment, Health, Immigration, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Business, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) welcomes migrant sex worker research

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) welcomes the findings of new independent research on migrant sex workers in New Zealand. The research was proactively commissioned by us to better understand issues within the sex industry, as part of work to combat migrant exploitation. Research for […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Take your health and safety systems with you

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Christchurch, Commerce, Employment Issues, English, Exports, Health, Justice, law, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Business, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Republic of Korea, Trade, Worksafe  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Take your health and safety systems with you

Source: Worksafe New Zealand 9 October 2018 We’re reminding businesses to take their health and safety systems with them when they move or expand their operations and to treat them as a priority during the move. The prompt follows the sentencing of Cardinal Logistics Limited after they appeared in the Christchurch District Court on Friday, […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Widespread employment breaches found with broadband subcontractors

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Business, Commerce, Economy, Employment, English, Environment, Immigration, Labour, MIL OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Business, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Widespread employment breaches found with broadband subcontractors

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE A Labour Inspectorate operation targeting Chorus subcontractors has found that nearly all of the subcontractors identified are breaching employment standards. The Inspectorate completed 75 proactive visits as part of a joint operation with Immigration New Zealand and Inland Revenue in June of this year. Initial analysis identified […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Applications open to the 2019 Endeavour Fund 8 October 2018 The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) today announced the Call for Proposals to the 2019 round of the Endeavour Fund, New Zealand’s largest contestable research and science fund.

By   /  October 8, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, Economy, Employment, English, Environment, Investment, MIL OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Business, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Applications open to the 2019 Endeavour Fund 8 October 2018 The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) today announced the Call for Proposals to the 2019 round of the Endeavour Fund, New Zealand’s largest contestable research and science fund.

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE (2) On: 8 October 2018 The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) today announced the Call for Proposals to the 2019 round of the Endeavour Fund, New Zealand’s largest contestable research and science fund. “Approximately $250 million in funding will be available for research projects looking […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Applications open to the 2019 Endeavour Fund

By   /  October 8, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, Economy, Employment, English, Environment, Investment, MIL OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Business, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Science innovation news  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Applications open to the 2019 Endeavour Fund

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE On: 8 October 2018 The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) today announced the Call for Proposals to the 2019 round of the Endeavour Fund, New Zealand’s largest contestable research and science fund. “Approximately $250 million in funding will be available for research projects looking to […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Construction Skills Action Plan released 4 October 2018 The Government has announced a plan to deliver the right people, at the right time, with the right skills, to meet current and future needs in the construction sector.

By   /  October 4, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, Economy, Employment, English, Immigration, MIL OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Business, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Construction Skills Action Plan released 4 October 2018 The Government has announced a plan to deliver the right people, at the right time, with the right skills, to meet current and future needs in the construction sector.

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE (2) On: 4 October 2018 The Government has announced a plan to deliver the right people, at the right time, with the right skills, to meet current and future needs in the construction sector. The Construction Skills Action Plan has six initiatives focused on growing the workforce. […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Construction Skills Action Plan released

By   /  October 4, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, Economy, Employment, English, Immigration, MIL OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Business, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Construction Skills Action Plan released

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE On: 4 October 2018 The Government has announced a plan to deliver the right people, at the right time, with the right skills, to meet current and future needs in the construction sector. The Construction Skills Action Plan has six initiatives focused on growing the workforce. They […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Fraudulent behaviour has Licensed Builder Practitioner’s licence cancelled

By   /  October 4, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Business, Commerce, Economy, Employment, English, Health, Justice, law, MIL OSI, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Business, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Fraudulent behaviour has Licensed Builder Practitioner’s licence cancelled

Source: Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment MBIE On: 4 October 2018 The Building Practitioners Board (the Board) has cancelled a Licensed Building Practitioner’s (LBPs) design licence for fraudulent behaviour, and ordered him to pay costs toward the inquiry. The Board initiated an inquiry into Guangyou Feng, an Auckland-based LBP, when it became aware he […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Reserve Bank Financial Strength Dashboard proving popular

By   /  October 4, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, Economy, English, Finance, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government - Business, Open Source Intel, Reserve Bank of New Zealand, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Reserve Bank Financial Strength Dashboard proving popular

Source: Reserve Bank of New Zealand Release date 04 October 2018 Visitors and feedback on the Reserve Bank’s Financial Strength Dashboard have exceeded expectations, and the Bank is committed to enhancing the tool to further enrich disclosures. The Reserve Bank launched the Dashboard in May. It is an innovative, online, interactive tool for sharing bank […]

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