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Canterbury Trotting Club fined $10,000 for underpaying staff

By   /  November 15, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, KB, New Zealand Department Of Labour, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Canterbury Trotting Club fined $10,000 for underpaying staff

Source: New Zealand Department Of Labour The New Zealand Metropolitan Trotting Club Inc. (the Trotting Club) has been ordered to pay a $10,000 penalty by the ERA for failure to pay more than 50 employees their correct holiday pay. Following a Labour Inspectorate investigation, it was found that the Trotting Club set up its payroll […]

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Waikato company and director to pay $37,500 for employment breaches

By   /  November 8, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, KB, New Zealand Department Of Labour, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Waikato company and director to pay $37,500 for employment breaches

Source: New Zealand Department Of Labour A Waikato company has been ordered to pay $25,000, and similarly its sole director has been ordered to pay $12,500 by the ERA for exploiting six staff underpaid by more than $17,300. A Labour Inspectorate investigation found Jagran Property Services Limited (Jagran), owned by Mr Jagendra Prasad, failed to […]

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Waikato companies penalised $21,000 for employment breaches

By   /  October 24, 2018  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, KB, New Zealand Department Of Labour, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Waikato companies penalised $21,000 for employment breaches

Source: New Zealand Department Of Labour Two Waikato businesses operated by a sole director and shareholder have been ordered to pay $21,600 in penalties by ERA for exploiting a migrant worker underpaid by nearly $30,000. A Labour Inspectorate investigation found Kumar Holdings and Associates Limited (Kumar Holdings) and World Class Kiwi Parcel Limited (World Class […]

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Statement by Payroll System Functionality Group

By   /  April 5, 2016  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Department Of Labour, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Statement by Payroll System Functionality Group

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Department Of Labour – Press Release/Statement Headline: Statement by Payroll System Functionality Group Labour Inspectorate General Manager George Mason today issued this statement on behalf of a joint industry-government working group: “The Payroll System Functionality Working Group met today. The group comprised participants from payroll providers, professional service providers, […]

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Queenstown restaurant penalised for failure to keep records

By   /  January 13, 2016  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Department Of Labour, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Queenstown restaurant penalised for failure to keep records

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Department Of Labour – Press Release/Statement Headline: Queenstown restaurant penalised for failure to keep records Yong’s Food Company Ltd operating Hikari Japanese Restaurant in Queenstown was ordered to pay $6,000 in penalties for failure to keep employment records required by law after an investigation by the Ministry of Business, […]

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North Island business fined for employing unlawful workers

By   /  January 13, 2016  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Department Of Labour, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on North Island business fined for employing unlawful workers

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Department Of Labour – Press Release/Statement Headline: North Island business fined for employing unlawful workers Henry’s Poultry Ltd, a company based in Levin, has recently been convicted of 6 offences under section 350(1)(b) of the Immigration act 2009. The company admitted to employing 5 Samoan nationals who were in […]

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Blenheim vineyard contractor fined for labour law failures

By   /  January 13, 2016  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Department Of Labour, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Blenheim vineyard contractor fined for labour law failures

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Department Of Labour – Press Release/Statement Headline: Blenheim vineyard contractor fined for labour law failures The Employment Relations Authority (ERA) has ordered KRSVP Ltd (formerly S & LJ Prasad Ltd) of Blenheim to pay more than $7,500 in penalties for failing to provide employment records requested by a Labour […]

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Christchurch hospitality business fined for breaching labour laws

By   /  December 3, 2015  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Department Of Labour, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Christchurch hospitality business fined for breaching labour laws

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Department Of Labour – Press Release/Statement Headline: Christchurch hospitality business fined for breaching labour laws The Employment Relations Authority (ERA) has ordered a Christchurch hospitality business to pay more than $22,000 in penalties and arrears to workers for breaching employment law. The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s (MBIE’s) […]

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Employment law breaches cost Canterbury rebuild business

By   /  December 3, 2015  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Department Of Labour, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Employment law breaches cost Canterbury rebuild business

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Department Of Labour – Press Release/Statement Headline: Employment law breaches cost Canterbury rebuild business The Employment Relations Authority (ERA) has ordered Pro-Build Canterbury Limited to pay more than $58,000 in penalties and arrears to workers for breaching employment laws. The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s Labour Inspectorate brought […]

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Employment Standards Legislation Bill goes before Parliament

By   /  December 3, 2015  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Department Of Labour, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Employment Standards Legislation Bill goes before Parliament

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Department Of Labour – Press Release/Statement Headline: Employment Standards Legislation Bill goes before Parliament The Employment Standards Legislation Bill proposing changes to the employment law was introduced to Parliament today.The Bill aims to reform New Zealand’s employment framework to ensure it responds to the modern, dynamic business environment and […]

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Jobs Online monthly report – July 2015

By   /  August 25, 2015  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Department Of Labour, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Jobs Online monthly report – July 2015

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Department Of Labour – Press Release/Statement Headline: Jobs Online monthly report – July 2015 Skilled job vacancies fell in July. —

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Quarterly Labour Market Scorecard – August 2015

By   /  August 12, 2015  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Department Of Labour, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Quarterly Labour Market Scorecard – August 2015

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Department Of Labour – Press Release/Statement Headline: Quarterly Labour Market Scorecard – August 2015 Current state of the labour market: Strong The overall state of the labour market remains robust, although momentum is slowing. Manufacturing has overtaken construction as the main source of employment growth. Strong, migration-led, population growth […]

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Vulnerable Temporary Migrant Workers: Canterbury Construction Industry

By   /  July 21, 2015  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Department Of Labour, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Vulnerable Temporary Migrant Workers: Canterbury Construction Industry

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Department Of Labour – Press Release/Statement Headline: Vulnerable Temporary Migrant Workers: Canterbury Construction Industry In 2013, the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) commenced a programme of research on vulnerable temporary migrant workers. The first phase involved a review of New Zealand and international literature on the vulnerability […]

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Jobs Online monthly report – June 2015

By   /  July 15, 2015  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Department Of Labour, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Jobs Online monthly report – June 2015

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Department Of Labour – Press Release/Statement Headline: Jobs Online monthly report – June 2015 Published: June 2015 Jobs Online measures changes in job vacancies advertised by businesses on three internet job boards – SEEK, Trade Me Jobs and the Education Gazette. The trend series is used as the primary […]

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Quarterly Canterbury Job-matching Report – March 2015

By   /  July 1, 2015  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Department Of Labour, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Quarterly Canterbury Job-matching Report – March 2015

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Department Of Labour – Press Release/Statement Headline: Quarterly Canterbury Job-matching Report – March 2015 Publications on this page describe and analyse the labour market in Canterbury following the earthquakes that have affected that region since 4 September 2010. Quarterly Canterbury Job-matching Report – March 2015 [pdf, 27 pages, 1.3 […]

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Jobs Online monthly report – May 2015

By   /  June 17, 2015  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Department Of Labour, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Jobs Online monthly report – May 2015

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Department Of Labour – Press Release/Statement Headline: Jobs Online monthly report – May 2015 Published: June 2015 Jobs Onlinemeasures changes in job vacancies advertised by businesses on three internet job boards – SEEK, Trade Me Jobs and the Education Gazette. The trend series is used as the primary indicator […]

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Quarterly Labour Market Report – May 2015

By   /  June 3, 2015  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Department Of Labour, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Quarterly Labour Market Report – May 2015

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Department Of Labour – Press Release/Statement Headline: Quarterly Labour Market Report – May 2015 This report combines the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s labour market monitoring programme with the latest developments in the labour market to paint a summary of labour market trends up to the latest quarter. […]

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Jobs Online monthly report – April 2015

By   /  May 22, 2015  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Department Of Labour, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Jobs Online monthly report – April 2015

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Department Of Labour – Press Release/Statement Headline: Jobs Online monthly report – April 2015 Published: May 2015 Jobs Online measures changes in job vacancies advertised by businesses on three internet job boards – SEEK, Trade Me Jobs and the Education Gazette. The trend series is used as the lead […]

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Labour Market factsheets – Māori and Pacific

By   /  May 22, 2015  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Department Of Labour, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Labour Market factsheets – Māori and Pacific

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Department Of Labour – Press Release/Statement Headline: Labour Market factsheets – Māori and Pacific Labour Market Factsheets are designed to give quick facts about Māori and Pacific peoples in the New Zealand Labour Market. The factsheets provide a statistical overview focusing on the last year. They include information on […]

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Quarterly Labour Market Scorecard – May 2015

By   /  May 14, 2015  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Department Of Labour, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Quarterly Labour Market Scorecard – May 2015

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Department Of Labour – Press Release/Statement Headline: Quarterly Labour Market Scorecard – May 2015 Current state of the labour market: Strong The overall state of the labour market remains robust. Indicators of economic activity are at historically elevated levels, and this is reflected in increased labour demand. Both net […]

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