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20 Aug 2014 Skilled job vacancies up in July
[labour market]
14 Aug 2014 Latest dairy farm visits reveal poor record keeping
[employment relations]
16 Jul 2014 Online job vacancies grew in June
[labour market]
18 Jun 2014 Latest Canterbury Job Matching Report released
[labour market]
18 Jun 2014 Skilled job vacancies down in May – but rose in the South Island
[labour market]
11 Jun 2014 Research report on employment law changes released
[employment relations]
9 Jun 2014 Latest Quarterly Labour Market Report released
[labour market]
28 Apr 2014 Dairy farm visits show majority of farmers breaching employment laws
[employment relations]
24 Apr 2014 Canterbury’s tight labour market – new report
[labour market]
16 Apr 2014 Online job vacancies pick up in March
[labour market]
26 Mar 2014 Ministry’s freezing action recovers wage arrears and fines
[employment relations]
19 Mar 2014 February vacancies fall but upwards trend continues
[labour market]
28 Feb 2014 Latest Quarterly Labour Market Report released
[labour market]
19 Feb 2014 Online vacancies return to pre-recession levels
[labour market]
22 Jan 2014 Online vacancies continue upward trend
[labour market]
20 Dec 2013 Ministry publishes inaugural Quarterly Canterbury Rebuild Report
[labour market]
18 Dec 2013 Online vacancies up again in November
[labour market]
4 Dec 2013 Latest Quarterly Labour Market Report released
[labour market]
29 Nov 2013 Medium-Long term Employment Outlook released
[labour market]
26 Oct 2013 Labour Inspectorate extending dairy farm visits to regions
[employment relations]
20 Oct 2013 Job vacancies increase for the second month in a row
[labour market]
7 Nov 2013 Investigation launched following operation on Auckland’s North Shore
[employment relations]
25 Oct 2013 Freeze order served to Auckland businesses fined for labour breaches
[employment relations]
18 Sep 2013 Canterbury construction firms warned after employment law breaches
[employment relations]
18 Sep 2013 Decrease in skilled job vacancies in August
[labour market]
6 Sep 2013 Stratford farmer in breach of Minimum Wage Act
[employment relations]
30 Aug 2013 Auckland businesses fined for labour breaches
[employment relations]
21 Aug 2013 Latest Quarterly Labour Market Report available
[labour market]
19 Aug 2013 Labour Inspectorate visiting Southland farms
[employment relations]
17 Jul 2013 Online job vacancies fall in June
[labour market]
5 Jul 2013 Pike River Coal Limited (In Receivership) sentencing
[health and safety]
21 Jun 2013 MBIE confirms health and safety oversight of NZ Defence Force
[health and safety]
21 Jun 2013 MBIE acts on Marlborough breaches of minimum employment rights
[employment relations]
19 Jun 2013 Initial action taken over $4-an-hour wage claims
[employment relations]
11 Jun 2013 Short term employment prospects positive
[labour market]
7 Jun 2013 Significant fine and reparation order for exploitative employer
[immigration]
31 May 2013 Investigation launched following $4-an-hour wage claims
[employment relations]
17 May 2013 INZ uncovers immigration adviser scam
[immigration]
3 May 2013 Company fined after worker seriously injured in 5-metre fall
[health and safety]
2 May 2013 Vineyard fined for worker’s quad bike injury
[health and safety]
30 Apr 2013 Minister welcomes report on health and safety
[health and safety]
19 Apr 2013 New Zealand and Australia agree to jointly manage overseas immigration physicians
[immigration]
18 Apr 3013 Convictions entered against Pike River Coal Ltd (in receivership)
[health and safety]
10 Apr 2013 Independent investigation report released
[health and safety]
10 Apr 2013 Review of China visitor market
[immigration]
10 Apr 2013 New agreement to encourage Chinese tourism
[immigration]
9 Apr 2013 China Southern Airlines agreement the way forward
[immigration]
21 Mar 2012 Labour Inspector obtains $6000 minimum wage arrears for pharmacy trainees
[employment relations]
20 Mar 2013 Fall in online job vacancies in February
[labour market]
18 Mar 2013 Pacific Quota registrations open
[immigration]
15 Mar 2013 The 12th annual Migration Trends and Outlook report released
[labour market]
13 Mar 2013 Fence post company fined after workplace accident
[health and safety]
08 Mar 2013 Companies fined after window cleaner falls 15 metres
[health and safety]
21 Feb 2013 New workplace health and safety agency to be established
[health and safety]
20 Feb 2013 Rise in online job vacancies
[labour market]
19 Feb 2013 Pulpmill fined after fall left worker in wheelchair
[health and safety]
19 Feb 2013 Marine company fined after boat explosion
[health and safety]
14 Feb 2013 Immigration fraudsters sentenced
[immigration]
12 Feb 2013 Occupation Outlook report launched
[labour market]
8 Feb 2013 Worker’s fall costs company $62,750
[health and safety]
8 Feb 2013 Home detention and reparation order for unlicensed immigration adviser
[immigration]
7 Feb 2013 Charges laid over Paritutu Rock deaths
[health and safety]
5 Feb 2013 MBIE investigating Foreign Charter Vessel
[immigration]
4 Feb 2013 Positive changes reducing harm on farms
[health and safety]
1 Feb 2013 Fraud pair sentenced
[immigration]