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Key, Cameron discuss UK visas for Kiwis

Posted by jaypee 337 days ago New Zealand
http://tvnz.co.nz —

John Key has used a rapid fire afternoon of meetings in London to press for better immigration access to the UK for New Zealanders.

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'Risk of migrant exploitation' in Canterbury rebuild

Posted by jaypee 339 days ago New Zealand
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The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment is warning Canterbury construction firms to make sure they’re complying with employment law, following recent action by the Labour Inspectorate.


 

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Immigration admits passport blunders

Posted by jaypee 351 days ago New Zealand
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Immigration New Zealand says it has posted passports to the wrong people four times in the past year.


It includes sending the passports of an Indian couple to the wrong address in Auckland this week after they were granted permanent residency.

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$20k for exploiting migrant workers

Posted by jaypee 359 days ago New Zealand
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An Auckland kitchen and bathroom factory that exploited two migrant workers has been forced to pay more than $20,000 compensation.

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Key welcomes suggestions UK should relax immigration rules

Posted by jaypee 359 days ago New Zealand
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The Prime Minister has welcomed suggestions the United Kingdom should relax immigration rules for New Zealanders.

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Migrant job policy 'flawed' - Politics

Posted by jaypee 361 days ago New Zealand
http://www.nzherald.co.nz —

The immigration policy requiring international student graduates to be in management positions before they can be considered for residency is flawed and partly to blame for widespread migrant fake job scams, an AUT researcher says.

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Reliance on immigrant doctors 'huge problem'

Posted by jaypee 362 days ago New Zealand
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Immigrant doctors are filling more than half the new positions in New Zealand hospitals, prompting warnings that the medical system is being "propped up" by doctors who may not be suited to New Zealand's health needs.


International medical graduates make up 60 per cent of new doctors hired since 2008, with almost all sen Read More

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Auckland Company Accused Of Abusing Migrant Workers

Posted by jaypee 374 days ago New Zealand
http://au.ibtimes.com —

Auckland company E-Advance Limited is accused of exploiting migrant workers. The alleged victims claim that the employer, which helps migrants to find jobs in New Zealand, has been causing them “emotional and psychological stress.”

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