The net inflow of migrants in September was the biggest monthly gain for 10 years and it will put added pressure on the housing market, say economists.Read More
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One month on from the wind event that destroyed close to 800 irrigators, fast-tracking of Visas for overseas specialists is boosting efforts to get the irrigation season underway. However, IrrigationNZ says delayed irrigation is a real concern and the economic consequences could rival last year’s drought.Read More
The Government is to review next year the licensing of immigration advisers, amid criticism the law is failing to adequately punish and deter the serial abuse of clients.
The criticism comes after two licensed advisers were struck off for systematically taking money from Tongan clients for help they never Read More
Bosses face tough penalties under New Zealand plans to protect migrant workers - People's Daily Online
The New Zealand government on Thursday moved to crack down on the exploitation of migrant workers, introducing a proposed law that could see employers jailed for up to seven years and fined up to 100,000 NZ dollars ( 83,022 U.S. dollars) for poorly treating workers.Read More