Salaries for dairy workers up 15% – report

Dairy sector salaries increased by an average of 15 per cent with salaries for sheep/beef positions…

Inflite Charters plead guilty to White Island eruption failings – fined more than $227,000

A charter company has been sentenced for health and safety failings in relation to the Whakaari/White…

NZ Defence Force sentenced after training exercise incident

Photo for illustration only. NZDF has been sentenced in the Palmerston North District Court under the…

Why Ardern’s income insurance plan should be scrapped

In the face of record unemployment, an economic depression like nothing the world had ever seen,…

National want to cancel Labour Day

National Party leader Christopher Luxon (pictured) has shown once again how out of touch he is…

Building consents putting pressure on construction industry

A surge in new building consents is piling extra pressure on New Zealand’s construction industry, which…

National inquiry into port safety wanted following man’s death

Maritime Union of New Zealand National Secretary Craig Harrison says the death of an Auckland port…

Unvaxxed defence personnel get the boot

The Chief of Defence Force (CDF) yesterday released a directive as an order to members of…

The great KiwiSaver loophole that allows employers to dupe staff

Consumer NZ is calling for an unfair KiwiSaver loophole to be closed so that employers are…

Record high job vacancies and higher salaries follow as the chase for talent continues

The New Zealand jobs market saw an all-time high number of vacancies at the start of…

Call to fully compensate those affected by vaccine mandates

Social Credit is calling on the government to pay full compensation for lost income to all…

Time to prepare for the biggest recession since the 1930s

Br Dr Vernon Coleman If you were born after 1930 then you are about to experience…

SOS for the nation’s truck drivers to come forward

An SOS – save our supply chain – call is going out to truck drivers today…

Workers feeling more burnt out than ever – 68% higher than a year ago

Burnout became the catch cry of the pandemic working world – however two years on, we’re…

Vaccine mandates – legal commentary on Yardley court victory

The issue of mandating vaccinations is heating up in New Zealand. Much of the focus, by…

How to spot a psychopath

Psychopaths bully, they are never anxious, and they may be superficially likeable. (That’s how they got…

Former police officer lists Long Service medal on TradeMe for $1 – TradeMe deletes listing

TradeMe has deleted the listing of a Long Service medal listed by a former police officer…

High Court win against vaccine mandates just the start – time to ‘double down’

This week's High Court decision that saw police and defence force workers win their legal challenge…

Police caught issuing unenforceable trespass notice to strikers

Press release Strike action by workers at pallet supplier CHEP in Auckland continues today following revelations…

Highest paid regions revealed in workplace pay survey

Recruitment agency OneStaff has published the findings of its fourth annual ‘What’s My Rate? New Zealand…

Majority of Kiwi hospo business owners preparing for insolvency – survey

More than half (58%) of hospitality owners have told a survey last week they are preparing…

Remove mandates, let Kiwis get back to work – Winston Peters

Press release “It’s long since time to remove these unnecessarily damaging mandates and give kiwis back…

Robertson’s proposed income insurance scheme would raise $4 billion a year

Five thoughts flashed through my mind when reading minister of finance Grant Robertson's breathless announcement on…

Truck drivers needed urgently – ‘all hands to the pump’

The trucking industry is calling for all hands to the pump as New Zealand faces an…

Questioning the pro-vax narrative could get you the sack

Sharing vaccine 'misinformation' in the workplace could amount to misconduct, according to the New Zealand government's…

St John medics talk to Liz Gunn about losing their jobs for refusing covid vaccine

“Will the NZ government honour the requests of these brave servants of our healthcare system and…

Police implement mandatory covid vaccination on all staff, volunteers and contractors

Press release New Zealand Police will be implementing a mandatory vaccination policy for all employees, contractors,…

Workplace covid vaccination guidelines – legal advice

Auckland law firm Buddle Findlay has produced a flow chart for employers on who should be…

Petition to abandon ‘no jab, no job’ policies

The Don’t Divide Us.nz campaign, which presented a petition to Parliament last month with 87,269 signatures,…