What a new equal pay law means for women

Today's labour news

Concern for merchant sailors stranded in New Zealand waters 2020-08-09 [Radio New Zealand]

Kiwis support working people having safer sick leave 2020-08-08 [NZCTU]

Privately run border-quaratine would put New Zealanders at risk 2020-08-07 [PSA-te Pukenga HereTikanga Mahi]

Labour looks set to announce sick leave extension as poll shows strong support among Kiwis 2020-08-07 [Newshub]

Fight for #safestaffingnow continues around the country 2020-08-06 [E tu union]

Exodus at troubled Canterbury DHB as fourth senior executive resigns 2020-08-06 [Stuff]

Government rules out interim payouts for healthstaff owed due to payroll errors 2020-08-05 [Radio New Zealand]

Handling of volunteer firefighters' sexual assault complaints 'inflamed the hurt'-union 2020-08-05 [NZ Herald]

What a new equal pay law means for women 2020-08-05 [Stuff]

Labour market statistics are far better than expected 2020-08-05 [NZCTU-Te Kauae Kamahi]

New Zealand's wealthiest people can afford top pay more tax 2020-08-05 [PSA-]

Primary health care strike ballot underway 2020-08-05 [NZNO-Toputanga Tapuhi Kaitiaki o Aotearoa]

New Zealand's largest union backs calls for 50% top tax rate 2020-08-05 [Stuff]

DHB chief executive put in untenable position 2020-08-04 [ASMS-Toi Mata Hauora]

Canterbury, West Coast DHB chief executive Meates resignation a 'disaster'-ASMS 2020-08-04 [Radio New Zealand]

Staff exhausted, clients at risk: PSA requests intervention 2020-08-04 [PSA-te Pukenga HereTikanga Mahi]

Newshub-Reid research poll: Half of Kiwi's support taxing biggest earners at higher rate 2020-08-03 [Newshub]

New teacher and principal findings deeply concerning 2020-08-03 [NZEI-te Riu Roa]

2020 TEU annual report address 2020-08-03 [TEU-Te Hautu Kahurangi]

Christchurch bus drivers allegedly attacked by knife-welding man 2020-08-03 [Stuff]

NZPFU Employment Court hearing 2020-08-03 [NZPFU]

Fears research into exhausted health staff could be stymied 2020-08-03 [Radio New Zealand]

Exclusive: Former firefighters say they were sexually assaulted by colleagues while working at FENZ 2020-08-02 [TVNZ]

Ravi Arora is accumulating a fortune -and a long record of migrant exploitation from bottle stores 2020-08-01 [Stuff]

Capitalism has failed: Mike Treen @ Alternative Aotearoa, 25 July 2020 2020-07-31 [Youtube]

Auckland Council's contracted cleaners to get Living Wage 2020-07-30 [E tu union]

Economic Bulletin-The equal pay edition 2020-07-30 [NZCTU-te Kauae Kamahi]

Covid-19 layoffs: Freight company forced to pay nearly $60,000 2020-07-29 [Christchurch Star]

Migrant worker exploitation moves 'too little, too late' 2020-07-29 [Newsroom]

Foodstuffs pulls PPE gloves over worker abuse claims 2020-07-29 [Newsroom]

Racism is endogenous to New Zealand 2020-07-29 [Newsroom]

St John Ambulance workers launch legal challenge in pay dispute 2020-07-29 [Radio New Zealand]

Sticking plaster approach to Family Planning 2020-07-28 [ASMS-Toi Mata Hauora]

Banking sector becomes first to Living Wage accreditation 2020-07-28 [Newshub]

Historic Win In Advancing Equal Pay For Women 2020-07-27 [The Daily Blog]

What the equal pay amendment bill means for women 2020-07-27 [The Spinoff]

NZEI welcomes the passing of equal pay law 2020-07-27 [NZEI-te Riu Roa]

New equal pay law will help fix the gender pay imbalance 2020-07-25 [CTU]

ECE teachers not ruling out strike action over pay disparity 2020-07-24 [Radio New Zealand]

Historic win in advancing equal pay for women 2020-07-24 [E tu union]

Rail workers reject closure of Southland branch line 2020-07-24 [RMTU]

Covid-19: Employers who did not abide by employment law need to face consequences 2020-07-24 [NZCTU-te Kauae Kamahi]

Union worried over nurses in both hospitals and quarantine hotels 2020-07-24 [Radio New Zealand]

Dedicated nurses should be used in managed isolation facilities-union 2020-07-24 [Radio New Zealand]

Cash-starved Family Planning should not have to apologize to patients 2020-07-24 [ASMS-Toi Mata Hauora]

Act paves the way for entire industries to get a pay rise 2020-07-24 [Stuff]

Equal pay legislation will strengthen the fight against sexist discrimination 2020-07-24 [PSA-te Pukenga HereTikanga Mahi]

New Public Service Act means better services and better working lives 2020-07-24 [PSA-te Pukenga HereTikanga Mahi]

CTU supports PSA election campaign launch 2020-07-24 [NZCTU-te Kauae Kamahi]

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