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Government and Refining NZ to blame for “chaos” at airports

Wednesday, 20 September 2017, 1:33 pm | E Tu

E tū Aviation says it’s appalled the Government and Refining New Zealand have no plan B for disruption to the crucial fuel line between Marsden Point and the rest of the country. More >>

Government’s record on health funding a fail for members

Tuesday, 19 September 2017, 1:11 pm | E Tu

E tū says it fears health services will deteriorate further in the face of Government denials that DHBs are underfunded. More >>

Demise of Fast Post the end of an era for postal services

Wednesday, 16 August 2017, 10:13 am | E Tu

The union for NZ Post, E tū says Post’s decision to wind up its Fast Post service signals the end of an era, but also reflects the reality of today’s postal services. More >>

E tū to donate to Opposition parties

Friday, 16 June 2017, 3:51 pm | E Tu

The E tū National Executive has decided to donate to the Labour Party and the Green Party to strengthen their campaigns to change the Government this September. The National Executive, made up of elected representatives from workplaces across New ... More >>

International Day of Justice for Cleaners & Security Guards

Thursday, 15 June 2017, 10:39 am | E Tu

E tū says great strides have been taken in winning fairer wages for cleaners and security guards, but there is still a lot more to do. More >>

Carter Holt Harvey brings shame to Kiwi name in Australia

Tuesday, 30 May 2017, 2:05 pm | E Tu

New Zealand’s largest private sector union is calling on New Zealand’s richest man, billionaire Graeme Hart, to stop giving New Zealand a bad name in his treatment of Australian workers. More >>

E tū supports parents cut adrift by IDEA Services

Friday, 7 April 2017, 1:45 pm | E Tu

E tū is working with the parents of intellectually disabled children in the Wairarapa as they prepare to fight cuts to IDEA Services. More >>

E tū urges delay to Top Energy job cuts

Wednesday, 15 March 2017, 1:02 pm | E Tu

E tū is seeking a halt to Top Energy’s plan to cut jobs, after a linesman suffered serious injuries in an incident in Kaitaia on Saturday. More >>

E tū pays tribute to Annette King following resignation

Wednesday, 1 March 2017, 1:06 pm | E Tu

E tū has paid tribute to the former Deputy Labour Leader, Annette King after her announcement that she is resigning her position and will leave parliament at the next election. More >>

E tū says no more delays over equal pay

Wednesday, 8 February 2017, 10:08 am | E Tu

E tū says it’s time to treat the women of New Zealand right, and there should be no more government delays over equal pay. More >>

General Cable closure devastating for local community

Tuesday, 13 December 2016, 12:28 pm | E Tu

E tū says the closure of General Cable in Christchurch is news its members have been dreading and the impact will be measured in more than just lost jobs. More >>

Gov't decision a welcome step towards equal pay for women

Thursday, 24 November 2016, 12:32 pm | E Tu

The union that won the historic equal pay case has welcomed the government’s decision to implement the pay equity principles agreed by employers and unions. More >>

Government urged to approve pay equity principles

Tuesday, 15 November 2016, 2:49 pm | E Tu

The union which won the historic equal pay case is urging the government to approve the pay equity principles agreed by unions and employers. More >>

E tū pays tribute to Helen Kelly

Friday, 14 October 2016, 10:51 am | E Tu

Helen was a visionary and an inspiration. Her legendary leadership, fierce determination and brilliant ideas will have an everlasting impact on workers in Aotearoa. More >>

E tū urges DHB’s to abandon Compass national food contract

Friday, 14 October 2016, 10:14 am | E Tu

E tū is urging DHBs to abandon the Compass national food contract and bring hospital food back in-house. E tū’s Industry Coordinator, Public and Commercial, Jill Ovens says the contract, first introduced in 2014, has failed to deliver the big savings ... More >>

More former Sistema workers blow whistle on conditions

Monday, 12 September 2016, 12:48 pm | E Tu

More former Sistema workers have come forward to speak out against the poor pay and conditions at Sistema. More >>

Key Chorus contractor walks away from fibre work

Monday, 29 August 2016, 10:28 am | E Tu

E tū says the decision by Downer to stop laying fibre for Chorus has exposed the poor treatment of Chorus contractors, and will jeopardise the sustainability of the new network. More >>

Air New Zealand staff recognised for record profit

Friday, 26 August 2016, 12:10 pm | E Tu

E tū and FARSA members at Air New Zealand will be celebrating a $2500 bonus today as the airline announces a record profit. The bonus is recognition of the role Air New Zealand employees working through their union have played in achieving a fantastic ... More >>

E tū working with Amcor to minimise job losses

Monday, 22 August 2016, 2:50 pm | E Tu

E tū will be working to minimise job losses and to support workers at Amcor Flexibles NZ Ltd, following today’s announcement that the firm’s Carmen Road plant is to close. More >>

E tū joins call for swift action over Chinese steel

Friday, 19 August 2016, 4:46 pm | E Tu

E tū has joined Pacific Steel in calling for immediate government action over alleged steel dumping by China. More >>

   

 

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