Why Are The Most Desperate Ignored In The Budget Asks Unite Union

Today's labour news

Coronavirus: Weekly $490 payments for workers in $1.2bn government relief scheme 2020-05-25 [Stuff]

Temperzone workers to picket on Monday 2020-05-24 [E tu union]

Smiths City rescue leaves 115 staff in the cold 2020-05-24 [Stuff]

Migrant workers caught in limbo withno safety net 2020-05-22 [Radio New Zealand]

Urgent calls for action after Middlemore Hospital staff member violently attacked 2020-05-22 [TVNZ]

Middlemore nurse injured in attack: Worksafe urged to act 2020-05-22 [Radio New Zealand]

Will they listen now? Fast food wokers demand for Covid safety 2020-05-22 [Unite Union]

Hospital picks clinicians least prefered option for new build 2020-05-22 [Radio New Zealand]

Auckland sweatshop co-owner who exploited workers released from prison 2020-05-22 [Stuff]

Air safety experts deserve a safe workplace-systemic reform urgently needed 2020-05-21 [PSA-Te Pukenga Here Tikanga Mahi]

PSA to closely monitor Auckland voluntary pay cut proposal 2020-05-21 [PSA-Te Pukenga Here Tikanga Mahi]

Primary health care nurses reject pay offer 2020-05-21 [NZNO-Toputanga Tapuhi Kaitiaki o Aotearoa]

Sex workers struggle with contact-tracing 2020-05-21 [Radio New Zealand]

Christchurch Red Bus fleet could be sold after council weighs options 2020-05-21 [Radio New Zealand]

Forgotten migrants locked out 2020-05-21 [Newsroom]

'We've got to get going'-Union leader calls for faster starton infrastructure projects 2020-05-21 [Radio New Zealand]

Salaries still slashed as Fletchers proposes to axe up to 1000 jobs 2020-05-20 [E tu union]

Jacinda Ardern flags four-day working week as way to rebuild New Zealand after Covid-19 2020-05-20 [The Guardian]

Air NZ workers 'devastated'as more the 1300 lose jobs 2020-05-20 [E tu union]

Leverage and organization in the struggle against the undervaluationof care and support workers 2020-05-18 [E tu union]

Air NZ workers wwant off-shored jobs back as redundancies announced 2020-05-18 [E tu union]

Economic impact of Covid-19 on young workers 2020-05-18 [NZPFU]

Why are the most desperate ignored in the budget 2020-05-18 [Unite Union]

Children the winners in major ECE announcement 2020-05-18 [NZEI-te Riu Roa]

Passenger launched expletive-filled rant at bus driver over social-distancing 2020-05-16 [Fairfax Media]

Covid-19-Green light for sex industry to restart 2020-05-16 [Fairfax Media]

Budget 2020-Rebuilding together 2020-05-15 [NZCTU-te Kauae Kamahi]

Budget 2020 takeaways 2020-05-15 [ASMS-Toi Mata Hauora]

Covid-19 coronavirus: NZ Couriers claim drivers wage subsidy 2020-05-15 [NZ Herald]

NZ Couriers claim drivers wage subsidy: 'They're rorting everyone' 2020-05-15 [Radio New Zealand]

Air New Zealand workers ready to go with a positive message 2020-05-15 [E tu union]

Budget supports public services and rejects austerity 2020-05-15 [PSA-Te Pukenga Here Tikanga Mahi]

Why Are The Most Desperate Ignored In The Budget Asks Unite Union 2020-05-15 [Unite]

NZEI-teRiu Roa welcomes focus on people, jobs and reducing child poverty in Budget 2020 2020-05-14 [NZEI-te Riu Roa]

A budget for our communities 2020-05-14 [PPTA-te Wehengarua]

Budget show promise in tertiary sector 2020-05-14 [TEU-te Hautu Kahurangi]

Budget 2020: Beneficiaries and migrant workers left out in the cold 2020-05-14 [NZ Herald]

Budget 2020: Are we turning our back on migrant workers 2020-05-14 [First Union]

Budget 2020: supports low-income working families 2020-05-14 [E tu union]

2020 Budget: Some great iniatives but more needed 2020-05-14 [NZCTU-te Kauae Kamahi]

Mitre 10 franchise owner and employee's union at stalemate over wage reductions 2020-05-14 [Radio New Zealand]

Nurses infected with Covid-19. Union calls for external investigation after report's findings 2020-05-14 [Radio New Zealand]

Supermarket workers petition for 10 percent bonus to cover level 3 2020-05-13 [Fairfax Media]

Unite still enforcing workers rights in fast food industry 2020-05-13 [The Daily Blog]

Serious lessons from Waitakere Hospital Covid-19 report 2020-05-13 [NZNO-Toputanga Tapuhi Kaitiaki o Aotearoa]

SkyCity proposal to cu 20% of staff 'incredably tough' 2020-05-13 [Radio New Zealand]

Health funding injection a big step in the right direction 2020-05-13 [ASMS-Toi Mata Hauora]

First Union condemns Fletcher Buildings attempt to underpay workers 2020-05-13 [First Union]

How is Fletcher Building gettinga away with this? 2020-05-13 [First Union]

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