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Contact Energy Rockgas workers take message to National MP

Article Date: 
Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Auckland Rockgas workers staged a noisy picket outside National MP Jami-Lee Ross' office yesterday.

UNEMIG leads the debate on migrant work rights changes

Article Date: 
Tuesday, June 25, 2013

FIRST Union's migrant workers organiser Dennis Maga has led the public response over the past few days around the Government finally moving to address the gross exploitation of migrant workers in New Zealand.

Government reducing our work rights

Article Date: 
Sunday, June 9, 2013

The government this week introduced changes to employment law that will weaken the work rights for many workers, especially those without access to unions right now.

70 ANZ call centre jobs in Wellington hints at a jobs merry-go-round

Article Date: 
Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Less than a month after announcing half-yearly profits of a whopping $655 million, ANZ have announced they are moving 70 call centre jobs from Melbourne to Wellington.

Child poverty a stain on NZ's record - Amnesty

Article Date: 
Friday, May 24, 2013

New Zealand has come under fire for the high levels of child poverty in our country, in Amnesty International's Annual Report 2013.

Pak n Save workers speak out against youth rates

Article Date: 
Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Pak n Save workers were the first to speak up against the new youth rates law which came into force today.

Who is Kristine Bartlett?

Article Date: 
Tuesday, April 16, 2013

An important legal case can put a previously unknown individual into the spotlight and maybe even make them a household name. It can also be a way for one person to symbolise the experience of hundreds of thousands of others.

Record membership at Countdown

Article Date: 
Thursday, March 28, 2013
Union membership at Countdown stores has hit its highest numbers - with now 6100 union members in 168 Countdown stores.


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