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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 >>

Jonathan Coleman “disingenuous” about Equal Pay Agreement

Tuesday, 15 August 2017, 9:31 am | E tu

E tū says it is disingenuous of Health Minister, Jonathan Coleman to assert that unions involved in the Equal Pay Settlement agreed to exclude mental health support workers. More >>

E tū embraces Equal Pay week

Friday, 11 August 2017, 3:22 pm | E tu

E tū is urging women to embrace Equal Pay week, as it focusses on winning an Equal Pay deal for mental health support workers. More >>

E tū court action targets labour hire at LSG SkyChefs

Friday, 11 August 2017, 1:16 pm | E tu Union

E tū court action targets labour hire at LSG SkyChefs E tū will be in the Employment Court in Auckland on Monday to argue its case on behalf of labour hire workers at global airline catering company, LSG SkyChefs. The union is acting on behalf of workers ... More >>

E tū: Government lacks support for pay equity bill

Thursday, 10 August 2017, 5:01 pm | E tu Union

E tū says the government will face strong opposition to its Employment (Pay Equity and Equal Pay) Bill which had its first reading in parliament today. More >>

E tū welcomes Labour’s Auckland Airport rail link

Monday, 7 August 2017, 9:44 am | E tu

E tū Aviation has welcomed Labour’s plan to prioritise public transport to and from Auckland Airport. More >>

Strike action by Wellington parking wardens

Friday, 4 August 2017, 10:51 am | E tu

Wellington City Council parking officers will take strike action today to protest at the refusal by the Council to negotiate with their union over their wage rates. More >>

Opposition parties urged to vote against pay equity bill

Tuesday, 1 August 2017, 12:55 pm | E tu

E tū is urging opposition political parties to vote against the government’s Employment (Pay Equity and Equal Pay) Bill which has its first reading today. More >>

E tū thanks Andrew Little for his leadership

Tuesday, 1 August 2017, 12:42 pm | E tu

E tū, the largest private sector union in New Zealand and the largest union affiliated to the Labour Party thanks departing Labour Leader Andrew Little for him time at the helm. More >>

E tū seeks answers over Prices Foundry closure

Thursday, 27 July 2017, 9:46 am | E tu

E tū which represents workers at Prices Foundry in Thames says it will be working alongside its members as they deal with the aftermath of yesterday’s closure. More >>

E tū extremely disappointed with MBIE report on cheap steel

Monday, 10 July 2017, 2:44 pm | E tu

E tū is extremely disappointed with a report which has found there is little evidence of steel dumping in New Zealand by China. More >>

E tū welcomes Labour’s new Workplace Relations Policy

Thursday, 29 June 2017, 2:13 pm | E tu

Working people in New Zealand will benefit significantly from Labour’s new Workplace Relations Policy announced today. More >>

Advisory on Equal Pay under-funding misinformation

Thursday, 29 June 2017, 11:29 am | E tu

In recent weeks media have run stories claiming the Pay Equity Settlement for care and support workers in aged care will beggar many small rest homes, with some planning to reduce hours and cut staff to comply with the Settlement. More >>

E tū welcomes Wellington City Council Living Wage inclusion

Wednesday, 28 June 2017, 4:25 pm | E tu Union

E tū welcomes Wellington City Council Annual Plan Living Wage inclusion E tū, New Zealand’s largest private sector union is welcoming today’s vote by the Wellington City Council for an Annual Plan which includes a commitment to move all directly ... More >>

SafeRebuild Canterbury to close its doors

Monday, 26 June 2017, 2:06 pm | E tu

The award-winning workplace safety organisation, SafeRebuild Canterbury is to close its doors following 5 successful years at the end of August 2017. 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 >>

No ‘Sunshine Wages’ for NZ King Salmon workers

Friday, 16 June 2017, 2:22 pm | E tu

E tū members at Nelson-based King Salmon have won an impressive three-year deal to substantially lift pay for all workers and will see the lowest paid workers’ wages increase by more than 10 percent. More >>

Strike looming over poverty wages and miserable pay offer

Thursday, 15 June 2017, 2:12 pm | E tu

Workers at Auckland company, Etel Limited will take strike action tomorrow in protest over the company’s low pay offer. 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 >>

What about contracted workers?

Friday, 2 June 2017, 4:02 pm | E tu

New Zealand’s largest private sector union says good on Auckland Council for voting to support the Living Wage, but what about contracted workers? More >>

 

 

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