Pay transparency: Employee study fuels fresh calls for pay data to be made public

Almost half of New Zealanders say they’ve been paid less for doing the exact same job as another person, but most didn’t complain to their boss because they didn’t trust … Read More

Covid 19 coronavirus: Childcare teachers’ hours cut due to Covid fears

Childcare teachers working for Evolve Education have been asked to move on to flexible-hours contracts which their union says are illegal. The company, which reported a $13.3 million loss in … Read More

ACC ordered to pay claimant $50,000 for breach of privacy by destroying the man’s file

A man has been awarded $50,000 by the Human Rights Review Tribunal after ACC breached his privacy by destroying his file. In 2006, former boat builder Stuart Vivash asked the … Read More

Is education worth it? Higher minimum wage cuts the value of further study

Higher minimum wages have made it less worthwhile to get an education, a new study says. The Ministry of Education study shows that your future income will still be higher … Read More