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Fronde chairman Jon Mayson ousted, two other directors exit

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:27:30 +1200 | BusinessDesk

Jon Mayson, chairman of IT services provider Fronde, has been asked to step down by the company’s two main shareholder/directors who wanted to refresh the board.More >>

Brexit will require work by trade negotiators

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:17:09 +1200 | Business New Zealand

The new post-Brexit landscape will require more work by New Zealand trade negotiators, says ExportNZ. More >>

Error prevention and VR learning win HealthTech awards

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 17:34:10 +1200 | BusinessDesk

June 23 (BusinessDesk) - A medical device aimed at preventing medication errors in hospitals and a virtual reality simulator for teaching radiologists are winners of this year’s HealthTech awards.More >>

Time to learn from the wreckage: CAA

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 17:29:08 +1200 | Civil Aviation Authority

The Civil Aviation Authority has hit the road, bringing its annual AvKiwi Safety Seminar to Wellington. More >>

Prime Minister Opens New Glass Processing Plant

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 17:26:39 +1200 | Stake Glass

Operations Manager, Jon Cole, (front right) and Cutting Supervisor, David Miranda, (front left) discuss the glass cutting process with Rt Hon John Key and Hon Nicky Wagner, at the official opening of the Stake Glass processing plant in Christchurch. ...More >>

Not just the UK to worry about with Brexit

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 17:09:54 +1200 | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand says those who think Brexit won’t have an impact on trade because the United Kingdom (UK) only takes 2% of New Zealand’s exports, are missing the point, it’s the whole of the European trade we should be looking at. More >>

Breach means training provider must repay $1.47 million

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 16:53:39 +1200 | Tertiary Education Commission

The New Zealand School of Outdoor Studies is to repay $1.47 million (GST-exclusive) to the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC) following an investigation which showed that some student enrolments between 2009 -2014 could not be validated and that courses ...More >>

Industry trainees to access workplace support

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 13:53:48 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Hon Steven Joyce Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment 23 June 2016 Media Statement More >>

Response to Ombudsman’s Report

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 11:34:53 +1200 | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Iain Rennie has acknowledged the release of Ombudsman Professor Ron Paterson’s findings following a complaint from Mr Derek Leask. More >>

Small salary increases ahead as cost consciousness in vogue

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 10:57:55 +1200 | Hays

Small salary increases ahead as cost consciousness stays in vogue – but employees are ready to respond More >>

State Services Commission Got MFAT Investigation Badly Wrong

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 09:53:09 +1200 | Derek Leask

Derek Leask, a former Deputy Secretary of Foreign Affairs and New Zealand High Commissioner in London, has welcomed the Ombudsman’s findings on the investigation by the State Services Commission into the leaking of Foreign Affairs papers in 2012 and 2013. ...More >>

State Services Commission Inquiry into leaked MFAT documents

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 09:45:38 +1200 | Office of the Ombudsman

Ombudsman Ron Paterson has today published his opinion on an investigation into a complaint by Derek Leask, a former High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, about the State Services Commission's inquiry into leaked MFAT documents, undertaken by ...More >>

E tū heads to court

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 08:23:30 +1200 | E tu

E tū will be in the Court of Appeal today, to oppose an appeal against the minimum wage for respite carers. More >>

Prime Minister must back working Kiwis

Wed, 22 Jun 2016 10:38:40 +1200 | New Zealand Council of Trade Unions

The Prime Minister needs to reassess his priorities and move urgently to stop working Kiwis losing up to a million dollars a day says CTU Secretary Sam Huggard. More >>

People in casual jobs need govt to save their holiday pay

Wed, 22 Jun 2016 10:33:29 +1200 | Tertiary Education Union

It is likely that thousands of people working in universities, polytechnics and wānanga have had holiday pay taken from them, says TEU national secretary Sharn Riggs. More >>

E tū wins holiday arrears back-pay for workers

Wed, 22 Jun 2016 09:10:42 +1200 | E tu

E tū has won back-pay for holiday and other pay arrears possibly affecting dozens of night-shift workers at bacon processor, Premier Beehive in Carterton. More >>

Urgent action needed to prevent workers losing millions

Wed, 22 Jun 2016 09:05:10 +1200 | New Zealand Council of Trade Unions

The Government must take action urgently to prevent working people losing up to a million dollars a day in unpaid holiday pay while the multi-billion dollar payroll problem is fixed, says CTU Secretary Sam Huggard.More >>

Report shows tech sector’s value to NZ economy

Tue, 21 Jun 2016 17:31:06 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Economic Development Minister Steven Joyce and Communications Minister Amy Adams today welcomed a report showing the technology sector’s value to the New Zealand economy. More >>

New General Manager Tim Pollock joins Crowne Plaza Auckland

Tue, 21 Jun 2016 10:50:34 +1200 | InterContinental Hotels

Highly experienced hotelier Tim Pollock has returned to New Zealand to take up an Auckland-based role. More >>

Businesses ignore NZ’s ageing workforce

Tue, 21 Jun 2016 10:45:01 +1200 | Commission for Financial Capability

The number of New Zealanders working past 65 is on the rise but a new survey has found most businesses are not geared up for them. More >>

 

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