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New work rights for foreign students

Posted by jaypee 386 days ago New Zealand
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Low-quality education providers will face the axe and universities and schools considered "high quality" will enjoy privileges, including the ability to offer prioritised visa processing to students.

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Government to review licensing of immigration advisers

Posted by jaypee 390 days ago New Zealand
http://www.radionz.co.nz —

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

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New Zealand has benefited from temporary migration

Posted by jaypee 393 days ago New Zealand
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A new report commissioned by New Zealand's Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment has found that temporary immigration has had, overall, a positive effect on employment and wages for native New Zealand workers.

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Bosses face tough penalties under New Zealand plans to protect migrant workers - People's Daily Online

Posted by jaypee 394 days ago New Zealand
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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.

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Bill introduced to tackle migrant exploitation

Posted by jaypee 394 days ago New Zealand
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Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse today introduced a new Bill to Parliament that will crack down on employers who exploit migrant workers.

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Immigrants have equal rights at Annies

Posted by jaypee 395 days ago New Zealand
http://www.stuff.co.nz —

The union representative for redundant workers at Annies fruit bar factory in Grovetown has reported resentment from some Kiwis who lost jobs ahead of overseas workers on temporary visas.

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Tougher line to protect migrant workers

Posted by jaypee 396 days ago New Zealand
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Reports of alleged migrant exploitation in Christchurch are being taken seriously with tougher penalties for taking advantage of vulnerable workers set to become law, the Government says.

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Tougher line to protect migrant workers

Posted by jaypee 397 days ago New Zealand
http://www.stuff.co.nz —

Reports of alleged migrant exploitation in Christchurch are being taken seriously with tougher penalties for taking advantage of vulnerable workers set to become law, the Government says.

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