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Dozens to lose jobs as Christchurch card plant set to close 2018-01-22 [E tu union]

Qantas fined $6000 for changing rosters without agreement 2018-01-13 [Stuff]

NZ unions protest treatment of Fiji airport workers  ActNOW!  2018-01-12 [Radio New Zealand]

Nosh Mt Maunganui sacked worker without evidence, ordered to pay $17k 2018-01-12 [Fairfax media]

NZ's CTU to stage protest in support of Fiji workers 2018-01-12 [Radio New Zealand]

Kevin O'Sullivan: Contractors should not be able to bid on lower wages 2018-01-10 [NZ Herald]

CTU mourns Jim Anderton 2018-01-09 [NZCTU]

'Jim was a powerful advocate for the voiceless ' - Tributes flow for MP Jim Anderton 2018-01-08 [TVNZ]

Government seeks to contain outrage over Pike River disaster 2018-01-08 [Scoop]

Moe mai ra Jim Anderton 2018-01-08 [E tu union]

PM accuses politicians and unionists of negative influence 2018-01-05 [Radio New Zealand International]

CTU mourns Jim Anderton 2018-01-07 [NZCTU-te Kauae Kamahi]

'Dramatic' shake-up for NZ workplaces in 2018: experts 2018-01-07 [The Herald]

CTU mourns Jim Anderton 2018-01-07 [NZCTU]

Workplace bullying not properly policed in New Zealand 2018-01-04 [NZ Herald]

Silver Fern Farms reduce already inadequate offer 2018-01-03 [E tu union]

Silver Fern Farm workers go on strike 2018-01-03 [Newstalk]

Semi-professional pay for professional play-that's the life of Netballer 2018-01-02 [Fairfax media]

Worksafe data shows agriculture still the most dangerous industry to work in 2018-01-02 [Fairfax media]

Business leaders brace for impact of new employment law changes 2017-12-30 [TVNZ]

150 bosses put on list for breaching employment law 2017-12-30 [Fairfax media]

Silver Fern Farms workers to strike as pay offer 'just not good enough' 2017-12-30 [E tu union]

Silver Fern Farms workers to strike after failling to negotiate pay rise 2017-12-30 [TVNZ]

'Their skills aren't recognised as much as they should be' 2017-12-29 [Radio New Zealand]

Raising our sights in 2018 2017-12-28 [Unite Union]

Union tracks merger of Heinz Watties and Cerebos Greggs 2017-12-23 [The Country]

DoC workers shot at and threatened: 'It's disturbing' 2017-12-21 [Radio New Zealand]

Reality hits home for Cadbury workers 2017-12-20 [E tu union]

Council of Trade Unions seeking major changes to our tax system 2017-12-20 [NZCTU-te Kauae Kamahi]

Hurunui District Council issues lockout notices to striking utilities officers 2017-12-20 [Fairfax media]

Stop abusing us this Christmas-regards retail workers 2017-12-20 [Newshub]

Affco New Zealand fined 70k for second serious incident with meat hook 2017-12-20 [NZ Herald]

Affco maim another worker 2017-12-20 [Unite Union]

Better access to medicinal cannabis welcomed 2017-12-20 [NZNO-Toputanga Tapuhi Kaitiaki o Aotearoa]

Equal pay one step closer today for mental health and addicition support workers 2017-12-20 [NZCTU-te Kauae Kamahi]

Freeze tertiary booses pay until all staff paid the living wage 2017-12-18 [TEU]

NZ bosses-don't be a grinch at Christmas 2017-12-18 [Unite Union]

A devastating human rights violation hurts nurses 2017-11-25 [NZNO-Toputanga Tapuhi Kaitiaki o Aotearoa]

100 days in many ways great for Kiwi kids 2017-12-18 [NZNO-Toputanga tapuhi kaitiaki o Aotearoa]

Government makes steps towards repaying long-term debts to society 2017-12-18 [NZCTU-te Kauae Kamahi]

New Zealanders need time to upskill for climate change 2017-12-18 [NZCTU-te Kauae Kamahi]

NZ Living wage needs urgent look, Massey University and AUT researchers say 2017-12-18 [NZ Herald]

Rotorua Aquatic Centre protest march all go despite most axed staff getting firm options for new jobs 2017-12-14 [NZ Herald]

InfraCore workers to go on strike tomorrow over pay conditions 2017-12-13 [The Daily Post]

Open letter to Russell Creedy from Unite over alternative holiday theft 2017-12-12 [Unite Union]

Back to the table for DHB Meca 2017-12-13 [NZNO-Toputanga tapuhi kaitiaki o Aotearoa]

Westpac branch closures too hasty, union says 2017-12-13 [Fairfax]

Children the winners as National Standards are dumped 2017-12-12 [NZEI-te Riu Roa]

Stretched school budgets force teacher-aide cuts 2017-12-12 [Radio New Zealand]

Lyttelton port workers stunned at bosses $955k pay 2017-12-12 [Radio New Zealand]

This month in labour history

1-01-1895 New Zealand's Industrial Conciliation and Arbitration Act came into force [more]