Tagged: employment relations

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Ports of Auckland CEO comments “mistaken and confused”

The Maritime Union says comments by Ports of Auckland CEO Tony Gibson about Maersk shipping pulling their Auckland service are mistaken and confused.

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Maritime Union will campaign against Government attacks on workers

Changes in employment law from 1 April 2011 are just the start of a broader attack on New Zealand’s society by the National Government’s right wing agenda.

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New Zealand workers rally in support of Mexican workers

New Zealand union representatives will rally on Thursday 17 February 2011 outside the Mexican Embassy in Wellington at 12.30pm in support of Mexican workers’ rights as part of an international week of solidarity actions.

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1951 lockout documentary (part 1)

In 1951, New Zealand temporarily became a police state. Civil liberties were curtailed, freedom of speech denied, and the Government used force against its own citizens. This film tells the story of the infamous lockout of waterside workers and the nationwide strike which followed.