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Union calls sick leave plan 'kick in the guts' for struggling part-timers

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New Zealand Sick leave and Holidays Act changes will cost workers billions in lost wages [Unite Union] 07-06-2024

New Zealand Union calls sick leave plan 'kick in the guts' for struggling part-timers [PMN] 07-06-2024

New Zealand Strike action begins at the New Zealand Blood Service (NZBS) [APEX] 04-06-2024

New Zealand Strike-Godfrey Hirst carpet makers refuse to be walked over [First Union] 31-05-2024

New Zealand 'Deeply concerned': Two health strikes to happen at same time [1 News] 30-05-2024

New Zealand TEU members to strike at University of Waikato [TEU-Te Hautu Kahurangi] 21-05-2024

New Zealand 'Driven by ideology': Labour, unions hit back over charter schools [1 News] 14-05-2024

New Zealand NZCTU launch project to set out alternative vision for Aotearoa [NZCTU] 12-05-2024

New Zealand Nurses to rally across New Zealand calling for increased health funding in Budget 2024 [NZNO] 09-05-2024

New Zealand Workers rally for better pay for support workers [The Post] 05-05-2024


Other news


Nurse to patient ratios will ease health crisis 2024-12-31 [NZNO]

Care and support workers call 'times up', take long overdue pay equity claim to the ERA 2024-06-14 [PSA-Te Pukenga Here Tikanga Mahi]

Govt ignores housing crisis and ticks off deep buts at housing ministry 2024-06-14 [PSA-Te Pukenga Here Tikanga Mahi]

Ambulance strike: Staff told off for claiming overtime, union says 2024-06-13 [Newshub]

NZNO national bus tour to highlight health budget needs 2024-06-13 [NZNO-Toputanga Tapuhi Kaitiaki o Aotearoa]

One in six positions at ministry of health to go, suicide prevention office still downgraded 2024-06-13 [PSA-Te Pukenga Here Tikanga Mahi]

Job cuts at Otago will make it harder to train future doctors 2024-06-12 [TEU-Te Hautu Kahurangi]

St John to prioritize urgent emergencies during industrial action 2024-06-12 [Radio New Zealand]

Health NZ asks staff to pay back millions, despite owing them billions 2024-06-12 [Radio New Zealand]

Bus tour aims to connect with nurses and patients around the motu 2024-06-11 [Radio New Zealand]

Further disruptions for Auckland commuters due to strikes 2024-06-11 [Radio New Zealand]

More than 1000 people rally against cuts to public and community services 2024-06-11 [PSA-Te Pukenga Here Tikanga Mahi]

More Auckland train strikes: Maintainance workers join action 2024-06-10 [Radio New Zealand]

Industrial action halves Auckland's peak train capacity 2024-06-10 [Radio New Zealand]

Aged care facilities dropping hours despite shortages 2024-06-08 [Stuff]

  JOB   Communications Support 2024-06-08 [NZCTU]

Union calls sick leave plan 'kick in the guts' for struggling part-timers 2024-06-07 [PMN]

Resident doctors can save Kenepuru Hospital's emergency departments 2024-06-07 [NZRDA]

Auckland bus drivers 'fear for their lives' as violence and intimidation escalates 2024-06-07 [Radio New Zealand]

Auckland bus drivers to get protective screens, but not quickly enough-union 2024-06-07 [Radio New Zealand]

Proposed Holiday Act changes undermine workers entitlements 2024-06-07 [NZCTU-Te Kauae Kamahi]

Educators stand up for environmental protection of Aotearoa 2024-06-07 [NZEI-Te Riu Roa]

Corrections nurses outraged over the scrapping of te Tiriti provisions 2024-06-07 [NZNO-Toputanga Tapuhi Kaitiaki o Aotearoa]

Don't touch our sick leave-home support workers urge government 2024-06-07 [PSA-Te Pukenga Here Tikanga Mahi]

Govt cuts put even more pressure on vital work of Stats NZ 2024-06-07 [PSA-Te Pukenga Here Tikanga Mahi]

Wheels of justice slow as government hits own goal on law and order 2024-06-07 [PSA-Te Pukenga Here Tikanga Mahi]

PSA calls for urgent meeting with minister over extra-ordinary strian on mental health workforce 2024-06-07 [PSA-Te Pukenga Here Tikanga Mahi]

Sick leave and Holidays Act changes will cost workers billions in lost wages 2024-06-07 [Unite Union]

CTU on govt plan to change Holidays Act 2024-06-06 [Radio New Zealand]

Nurses fear hospital budget cuts will put staff, safety at risk 2024-06-05 [Radio New Zealand]

New Zealand government presents austerity budget amid nationwide protests 2024-06-05 [Socialist Equality]

One simple thing that could save Foodstuffs millions in 'historic' North/South merger 2024-06-05 [First Union]

Education ministry taken to employment relations authourity over spending cuts 2024-06-05 [PSA-Te Pukenga Here Tikanga Mahi]

Situation critical for mental health nurses 2024-06-05 [NZNO-Toputanga Tapuhi Kaitiaki o Aotearoa]

Employment dispute costing TVNZ $6000 a day. A total cluster says union 2024-06-04 [Stuff]

Union takes legal action over ministry of education job cuts 2024-06-04 [Radio New Zealand]

Rally Wellinton-8th June 2024-06-04 [MUNZ]

What's got your goat? Nurses still waiting for holiday pay eight years later 2024-06-04 [Stuff]

Strike action begins at the New Zealand Blood Service (NZBS) 2024-06-04 [APEX]

Blood Service says it doesn't have money as lab workers strike 2024-06-04 [Radio New Zealand]

Union forced into huge payout to sacked staffer 2024-06-02 [Stuff]

TVNZ fails in bid to appeal employment court decision 2024-06-02 [Radio New Zealand]

'I can't set myself on fire to keep others warm'-junior doctors 2024-06-01 [The Press]

Godfrey Hirst workers 'anxious and frustrated' as they take strike action over pay 2024-06-01 [Radio New Zealand]

New Zealand This year was the biggest WIMDOI we’ve ever had! 2024-05-31 [ETU]

Government's education budget heavy on promises but light on delivery 2024-05-31 [PPTA-Te Wehengarua]

Budget 2024 fails to deliver investment that New Zealanders need 2024-05-31 [NZCTU-Te Kauae Kamahi]

Budget 2024 lays bare senseless cuts to public service to fund tax cuts 2024-05-31 [PSA-Te Pukenga Here Tikanga Mahi]

Budget 2024 sees New Zealand's health lights dimming 2024-05-31 [NZNO-Toputanga Tapuhi Kaitiaki o Aotearoa]

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