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Union questions ethical status at Ceres “Certified” Organics as workers strike

Published By   /  March 31, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Political Parties, Press Release, Unions  /  Comments Off on Union questions ethical status at Ceres “Certified” Organics as workers strike

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Unions Activists and Left Political Parties Headline: Union questions ethical status at Ceres “Certified” Organics as workers strike   Union questions ethical status at Ceres “Certified” Organics as workers strike Approximately 10 distribution centre workers at Ceres Organics, an “ethical” food supplier, are taking strike action today as the […]

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English shows how out of touch he is on housing – Labour Party

Published By   /  March 30, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Political Parties, Press Release, Unions  /  Comments Off on English shows how out of touch he is on housing – Labour Party

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Unions Activists and Left Political Parties Headline: English shows how out of touch he is on housing – Labour Party Bill English has shown how out of touch he is by claiming the Auckland housing crisis is ‘in the process of being solved’ and all that is needed is […]

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Further information on “Operation Burnham” – McLeod and Associates

Published By   /  March 30, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Political Parties, Press Release, Unions  /  Comments Off on Further information on “Operation Burnham” – McLeod and Associates

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Unions Activists and Left Political Parties Headline: Further information on “Operation Burnham” – McLeod and Associates 29 March 2017 Rt. Hon. Bill EnglishPrime MinisterParliament BuildingsWellington 6160New Zealandb.english@ministers.govt.nzBY FAX: (04) 817 6501 Hon. Christopher Finlayson QCAttorney-GeneralParliament BuildingsWellington 6160New Zealandc.finlayson@ministers.govt.nzBY FAX: (04) 817 6508 Re: Further information concerning allegations of breaches […]

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Israel’s Gaza blockade is illegal and inhumane – Palestine Human Rights Campaign NZ

Published By   /  March 30, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Political Parties, Press Release, Unions  /  Comments Off on Israel’s Gaza blockade is illegal and inhumane – Palestine Human Rights Campaign NZ

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Unions Activists and Left Political Parties Headline: Israel’s Gaza blockade is illegal and inhumane – Palestine Human Rights Campaign NZ A Shalom Kiwi Press Release celebrates the fact that the Broadcasting Standards Authority (BSA) upheld a complaint concerning TVNZ coverage of the Israeli blockade of Gaza. TVNZ was taken […]

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Community joins the picket line as car part workers strike – First Union

Published By   /  March 29, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Political Parties, Press Release, Unions  /  Comments Off on Community joins the picket line as car part workers strike – First Union

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Unions Activists and Left Political Parties Headline: Community joins the picket line as car part workers strike – First Union   Community joins the picket line as car part workers strike   Disgruntled distribution centre workers at BNT (Brakes and Transmission), the Australian-owned car parts supplier, took their sixth […]

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Press release from Nicky Hager

Published By   /  March 29, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Political Parties, Press Release, Unions  /  Comments Off on Press release from Nicky Hager

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Unions Activists and Left Political Parties Headline: Press release from Nicky Hager Location confusion must not detract from civilian casualties, a dead girl and serious breaches of defence force rules We have been receiving media calls about our statement today and add these specific comments: There has been confusion […]

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BREAKING: Hit and Run authors reply to defence force presss conference

Published By   /  March 29, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Political Parties, Press Release, Unions  /  Comments Off on BREAKING: Hit and Run authors reply to defence force presss conference

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Unions Activists and Left Political Parties Headline: BREAKING: Hit and Run authors reply to defence force presss conference The cover up continues An analysis of the New Zealand Defence Force response to the book Hit and Run By Nicky Hager and Jon Stephenson The Chief of Defence Force Lieutenant General […]

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Chorus penny-pinching costs jobs at Broadspectrum – E tū

Published By   /  March 29, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Political Parties, Press Release, Unions  /  Comments Off on Chorus penny-pinching costs jobs at Broadspectrum – E tū

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Unions Activists and Left Political Parties Headline: Chorus penny-pinching costs jobs at Broadspectrum – E tū Infrastructure workers carrying out the fibre roll-out have been massively let down by Chorus, as their employer Broadspectrum proposes redundancies as promised work has failed to materialise. Broadspectrum plans to axe 20 jobs […]

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Huge win for smokers

Published By   /  March 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Huge win for smokers

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: Huge win for smokers HUGE WIN FOR SMOKERS WANTING TO KICK THE HABIT (AND SAVE MONEY) 29 MARCH 2017FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Taxpayers’ Union is welcoming today’s announcement by the Associate Minister of Health, Nicky Wagner, that the sale of nicotine e-cigarettes will be made legal. Jordan Williams, […]

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Quarter of a million hectares sold into overseas ownership illegally – Labour Party

Published By   /  March 28, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Political Parties, Press Release, Unions  /  Comments Off on Quarter of a million hectares sold into overseas ownership illegally – Labour Party

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Unions Activists and Left Political Parties Headline: Quarter of a million hectares sold into overseas ownership illegally – Labour Party Over 250,000 hectares of land have been bought by foreigners without required approval from the Overseas Investment Office since 2011, and the response was a slap with a wet […]

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Justin Lester’s gloating extraordinary and unjustified

Published By   /  March 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Justin Lester’s gloating extraordinary and unjustified

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: Justin Lester’s gloating extraordinary and unjustified MONDAY, 27 MARCH 2017FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Taxpayers’ Union staff had to check it wasn’t April-fool’s day when they received Wellington Mayor Justin Lester’s media release about rate hikes in wellington of “just” 3.3% this afternoon. Reacting to Mr Lester’s media statement, […]

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Labour and Greens fiscal management rules offer no change – AAAP

Published By   /  March 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Political Parties, Press Release, Unions  /  Comments Off on Labour and Greens fiscal management rules offer no change – AAAP

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Unions Activists and Left Political Parties Headline: Labour and Greens fiscal management rules offer no change – AAAP Labour and Greens new Budget Responsibility Rules for fiscal management demonstrates a lack of commitment to the low paid and unemployed. Their commitment is to change nothing. “When political parties talk […]

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A responsible Budget = spending more on public services

Published By   /  March 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, CTU, Media Releases, Unions  /  Comments Off on A responsible Budget = spending more on public services

MIL OSI – Source: Council Of Trade Unions – Press Release/Statement Headline: A responsible Budget = spending more on public services “The Budget Responsibility Rules announced by Labour and the Greens today demonstrates a commitment to maintaining much needed government spending. But more investment is needed,” said CTU President, Richard Wagstaff. “We need a government that […]

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BREAKING: 16 questions NZDF must answer over war crime allegations

Published By   /  March 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Political Parties, Press Release, Unions  /  Comments Off on BREAKING: 16 questions NZDF must answer over war crime allegations

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Unions Activists and Left Political Parties Headline: BREAKING: 16 questions NZDF must answer over war crime allegations Defence Force needs to front up with proof of its claims The Hit and Run authors say the defence force leadership is trying to confuse the public and government to reduce pressure for […]

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National and Maori Party to carve up playgrounds – Labour Party

Published By   /  March 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Political Parties, Press Release, Unions  /  Comments Off on National and Maori Party to carve up playgrounds – Labour Party

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Unions Activists and Left Political Parties Headline: National and Maori Party to carve up playgrounds – Labour Party The Labour Party remains resolute that Auckland’s parks and playgrounds are not to be carved up for housing development and that Auckland’s public reserves remain public reserves, says Labour’s Maori Development […]

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Record level of investors as first homebuyers squeezed out of Auckland – Labour Party

Published By   /  March 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Political Parties, Press Release, Unions  /  Comments Off on Record level of investors as first homebuyers squeezed out of Auckland – Labour Party

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Unions Activists and Left Political Parties Headline: Record level of investors as first homebuyers squeezed out of Auckland – Labour Party Latest CoreLogic data shows investors accounted for a record 44% of Auckland house sales in the first quarter of 2017 while first homebuyers’ market share fell to just […]

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Aucklanders say ‘Yes’ to the Living Wage!

Published By   /  March 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Political Parties, Press Release, Unions  /  Comments Off on Aucklanders say ‘Yes’ to the Living Wage!

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Unions Activists and Left Political Parties Headline: Aucklanders say ‘Yes’ to the Living Wage! Living Wage Auckland will today present nearly 2000 submissions on behalf of Aucklanders in support of the Living Wage at Auckland Council. Public consultation closes today on the 2017/18 Annual Plan which includes a proposal […]

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Hager/Stephenson reaction to Defence Force statement

Published By   /  March 27, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Activist Organisations, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Political Parties, Press Release, Unions  /  Comments Off on Hager/Stephenson reaction to Defence Force statement

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Unions Activists and Left Political Parties Headline: Hager/Stephenson reaction to Defence Force statement Hit and Run authors say latest NZDF denials incorrect Hit and Run co-authors Nicky Hager and Jon Stephenson stand by the facts in their book. They say the NZDF response to the book issued on Sunday night is […]

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New report: Bracket creep costing average Kiwi worker $500/year

Published By   /  March 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on New report: Bracket creep costing average Kiwi worker $500/year

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: New report: Bracket creep costing average Kiwi worker $500/year NEW REPORT SHOWS BRACKET CREEP COSTING AVERAGE KIWI WORKER $500 / YEAR MONDAY, 27 MARCH 2017FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Government’s failure to index tax brackets to inflation since 2010 now costs the average Kiwi income earner almost […]

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Report under embargo

Published By   /  March 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, NGOs, Press Release, Taxpayers Union, Unions  /  Comments Off on Report under embargo

MIL OSI – Source: Taxpayers Union – Release/Statement Headline: Report under embargo NEW REPORT SHOWS BRACKET CREEP COSTING AVERAGE KIWI WORKER $500 / YEAR EMBARGOED UNTIL 5AM, 27 MARCH 2017 The Government’s failure to index tax brackets to inflation since 2010 now costs the average Kiwi income earner almost $500 each year according to a […]

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