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The Grocer’s Market liquidation shows need to limit liability of innocent working people

By   /  February 19, 2018  /  24/7 News, CTU, Media Releases, Unions  /  Comments Off on The Grocer’s Market liquidation shows need to limit liability of innocent working people

MIL OSI – Source: Council Of Trade Unions – Press Release/Statement Headline: The Grocer’s Market liquidation shows need to limit liability of innocent working people CTU Secretary Richard Wagstaff said his heart went out to the people who had been working at The Grocer’s Market when he heard it was going in to receivership today. […]

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Parliament becoming baby-friendlier workplace a sign of the times

By   /  February 18, 2018  /  24/7 News, CTU, Media Releases, Unions  /  Comments Off on Parliament becoming baby-friendlier workplace a sign of the times

MIL OSI – Source: Council Of Trade Unions – Press Release/Statement Headline: Parliament becoming baby-friendlier workplace a sign of the times Council of Trade Unions President Richard Wagstaff today congratulated Minister for Women, Julie Anne Genter, and her partner Peter Nunns on the announcement that they are expecting their first child in August this year. […]

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Four months late: Callaghan releases latest spending figures

By   /  February 16, 2018  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Four months late: Callaghan releases latest spending figures

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: Four months late: Callaghan releases latest spending figures Four months late: Callaghan releases latest spending figures Media release from the Taxpayers’ Union MEDIA RELEASE Four months late: Callaghan releases latest spending figures 16 FEBRUARY 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Five months after it was requested under the Official Information Act, […]

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Police Association President’s speech to Otago University firearms and public health seminar

By   /  February 14, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Police Association, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Unions  /  Comments Off on Police Association President’s speech to Otago University firearms and public health seminar

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Police Association – Release/Statement Headline: Police Association President’s speech to Otago University firearms and public health seminar This morning, Police Association President Chris Cahill addressed a firearms and public health seminar run by the University of Otago. His speech was focused on how firearms impact on the health and […]

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Telescope array a massive sink of taxpayer money

By   /  February 13, 2018  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Telescope array a massive sink of taxpayer money

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: Telescope array a massive sink of taxpayer money Telescope array a massive sink of taxpayer money Media release from the Taxpayers’ Union MEDIA RELEASE Telescope array a massive sink of taxpayer money 13 FEBRUARY 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEThe New Zealand Taxpayers Union joins top New Zealand […]

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Council of Trade Unions raises over $6,000 overnight to honour the memory of Eramiha Pairama

By   /  February 12, 2018  /  24/7 News, CTU, Media Releases, Unions  /  Comments Off on Council of Trade Unions raises over $6,000 overnight to honour the memory of Eramiha Pairama

MIL OSI – Source: Council Of Trade Unions – Press Release/Statement Headline: Council of Trade Unions raises over $6,000 overnight to honour the memory of Eramiha Pairama Following revelations that part-time nurse Selina Eruera was unable to pay for a headstone for her son Eramiha after the company he was working for liquidated and avoided […]

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Did the Waikato DHB just admit to breaching the OIA?

By   /  February 9, 2018  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Did the Waikato DHB just admit to breaching the OIA?

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: Did the Waikato DHB just admit to breaching the OIA? Did the Waikato DHB just admit to breaching the OIA? Media release from the Taxpayers’ Union MEDIA RELEASE Did the Waikato DHB just admit to breaching the OIA? 9 FEBRUARY 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEThe Waikato DHB […]

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Conditions right for good job creation

By   /  February 7, 2018  /  24/7 News, CTU, Media Releases, Unions  /  Comments Off on Conditions right for good job creation

MIL OSI – Source: Council Of Trade Unions – Press Release/Statement Headline: Conditions right for good job creation The Council of Trade Unions (CTU) today said that the slowly falling unemployment rate had plenty of room for improvement, with 343,000 New Zealanders still either out of work or needing more work than policy makers have […]

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Callaghan sponsored sell-off is more socialism for the rich 

By   /  February 7, 2018  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Callaghan sponsored sell-off is more socialism for the rich 

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: Callaghan sponsored sell-off is more socialism for the rich  Callaghan sponsored sell-off is more socialism for the rich  Media release from the Taxpayers’ Union MEDIA RELEASE Callaghan sponsored sell-off is more socialism for the rich 7 FEBRUARY 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEThe news that Snowberry, a Callaghan […]

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Callaghan Innovation manipulating OIA to hide most recent expenses

By   /  February 5, 2018  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Callaghan Innovation manipulating OIA to hide most recent expenses

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: Callaghan Innovation manipulating OIA to hide most recent expenses Callaghan Innovation manipulating OIA to hide most recent expenses Media release from the Taxpayers’ Union MEDIA RELEASE BizDojo takes ratepayer assets to London 5 FEBRUARY 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEThe Taxpayers’ Union has referred Callaghan Innovation to the […]

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Bureaucrats schmooze fat cats on your dollar

By   /  February 4, 2018  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Bureaucrats schmooze fat cats on your dollar

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: Bureaucrats schmooze fat cats on your dollar Bureaucrats schmooze fat cats on your dollar Media release from the Taxpayers’ Union MEDIA RELEASE REVEALED: Bureaucrats schmooze fat cats on your dollar 4 FEBRUARY 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEThe New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union has today released the full breakdown […]

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BizDojo takes ratepayer assets to London

By   /  February 2, 2018  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on BizDojo takes ratepayer assets to London

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: BizDojo takes ratepayer assets to London BizDojo takes ratepayer assets to London Media release from the Taxpayers’ Union MEDIA RELEASE BizDojo takes ratepayer assets to London 2 FEBRUARY 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEThe New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union says the liquidation and failure of BizDojo reflects badly on the agencies who gave […]

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Hope, a new Government and making room to fund its programme

By   /  February 1, 2018  /  24/7 News, CTU, Economic Bulletin, Unions  /  Comments Off on Hope, a new Government and making room to fund its programme

MIL OSI – Source: Council Of Trade Unions – Press Release/Statement Headline: Hope, a new Government and making room to fund its programme It’s refreshing to start a new year with the hope that the change of Government has brought.  Many of its initiatives take additional government spending so one of the Government’s big challenges […]

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Next round of negotiations begin

By   /  January 31, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Nurses Organisation, Press Release, Unions  /  Comments Off on Next round of negotiations begin

Source: New Zealand Nurses Organisation Headline: Next round of negotiations begin DHB MECA negotiations commence Nurses, midwives and healthcare assistants have received significant public support prior to attending mediation with employers tomorrow in the unresolved negotiations for their DHB MECA (multi-employer collective agreement). Negotiations have been ongoing since July 2017 but have not been able […]

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Next round of negotiations begin > New Zealand Nurses Organisation > Media Releases

By   /  January 31, 2018  /  24/7 News, Health, NZNO, Unions  /  Comments Off on Next round of negotiations begin > New Zealand Nurses Organisation > Media Releases

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Nurses Organisation – Release/Statement Headline: Next round of negotiations begin > New Zealand Nurses Organisation > Media Releases DHB MECA negotiations commence Nurses, midwives and healthcare assistants have received significant public support prior to attending mediation with employers tomorrow in the unresolved negotiations for their DHB MECA (multi-employer collective […]

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New laws into force today

By   /  January 31, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Health, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Nurses Organisation, Press Release, Unions  /  Comments Off on New laws into force today

Source: New Zealand Nurses Organisation Headline: New laws into force today Media Release                                                                                      […]

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Finance committee should embrace honest fiscal policy

By   /  January 31, 2018  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Finance committee should embrace honest fiscal policy

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: Finance committee should embrace honest fiscal policy 31 JANUARY 2017FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEThe New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union today briefed MPs on Parliament’s Finance and Expenditure Committee on issues of fiscal drag and tobacco excise tax.Fiscal drag: “Inflation drags individuals into higher tax brackets, even when there is no […]

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New laws into force today > New Zealand Nurses Organisation > Media Releases

By   /  January 31, 2018  /  24/7 News, Health, NZNO, Unions  /  Comments Off on New laws into force today > New Zealand Nurses Organisation > Media Releases

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Nurses Organisation – Release/Statement Headline: New laws into force today > New Zealand Nurses Organisation > Media Releases Media Release                                                            […]

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Nurses deserve a good outcome in District Health Board negotiations

By   /  January 31, 2018  /  24/7 News, CTU, Media Releases, Unions  /  Comments Off on Nurses deserve a good outcome in District Health Board negotiations

MIL OSI – Source: Council Of Trade Unions – Press Release/Statement Headline: Nurses deserve a good outcome in District Health Board negotiations The New Zealand Nurses Organisation is today in mediation with District Health Boards (DHBs) to try to negotiate a decent collective agreement that provides fair pay and healthy workplaces for 27,000 nurses, midwives […]

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Multi-million-dollar state homes should have long been flogged off

By   /  January 30, 2018  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Multi-million-dollar state homes should have long been flogged off

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: Multi-million-dollar state homes should have long been flogged off Multi-million-dollar state homes should have long been flogged off 30 JANUARY 2017FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEThe New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union says million-dollar state homes should have long been sold and replaced with more modest stock – using the value […]

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