News from 2006

 

 

 

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Stephanie Rodgers
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  • Minimum wage increase will help fuel wage growth
  • 19 December, 2006

    The 9.8% increase in the minimum wage will have a strong flow-on effect in 2007’s bargaining round, says the union that led the Fair Share 5% in...

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  • TVNZ’s editorial freedom vital
  • 7 December, 2006

    The union that represents journalists says that Television New Zealand’s right to make editorial judgments without political interference appears to be under threat from the National Party. Engineering, Printing...

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  • Logo adbust upsets Air New Zealand
  • 1 December, 2006

    Unions threatened with legal action by Air New Zealand over the use of the Koru in campaign publicity material have offered to give it up to the...

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  • EPMU welcomes defeat of No-Rights Bill
  • 29 November, 2006

    The Engineering, Printing and Manufacturing Union welcomes today’s decision by Parliament to reject the National Party’s 90 Day No-Rights Bill and congratulates the four parties that voted it...

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  • Unions launch Air New Zealand campaign with legal action
  • 28 November, 2006

    *EPMU and SFWU joint media release* Unions representing ground services workers at Air New Zealand today launched the “Stop the Cuts” campaign to stop the airline’s proposal to...

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  • Not a good morning for TVNZ: strike takes show off air
  • 21 November, 2006

    *EPMU and PSA joint media release* 'Good Morning', TVNZ’s morning news show has been cancelled today as a result of escalated strike action from TVNZ staff who are...

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  • TVNZ mediation failure leads to legal action
  • 20 November, 2006

    *EPMU and PSA joint media release* Today’s mediation between the Engineering, Printing and Manufacturing Union, the Public Service Association and TVNZ has failed after the company refused to...

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  • KIWIskills.co.nz launch to find jobs for redundant
  • 20 November, 2006

    *EPMU and NDU joint media release* --------------------------------------------------------------------- What: KIWIskills.co.nz Launch When: 2pm today, Monday, November 20, 2006 Where: Sleepyhead Manufacturing, Halseell Junction Road, Christchurch --------------------------------------------------------------------- The www.KIWIskills.co.nz[http://www.KIWIskills.co.nz] pilot project is being launched in...

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  • TVNZ steals Christmas
  • 17 November, 2006

    *EPMU and PSA joint media release* Union members at TVNZ have taken more lightning strike action today as the Crown Owned Company continues to refuse staff a decent...

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  • $79 Million an insult to striking workers
  • 15 November, 2006

    *EPMU and PSA joint media release* Union members from the Public Service Association and the Engineering, Printing and Manufacturing Union at TVNZ have returned to work after 24...

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