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E tū: false complaints delay power fix

Monday, 16 April 2018, 1:28 pm | E tu Union

E tū is issuing a plea for people to stop making false complaints about power outages, as lines crews work around the clock to reconnect Aucklanders after last week’s massive storm. More >>

E tū “stoked” over Highlanders tickets for Cadbury members

Wednesday, 11 April 2018, 9:45 am | E tu

E tū says former Cadbury workers are hugely looking forward to this Saturday’s Highlanders vs Brumbies game, which they will be able to attend for free. More >>

E tū welcomes new Living Wage of $20.55

Wednesday, 4 April 2018, 6:55 pm | E tu Union

E tū union welcomes today’s announcement of the new Living Wage rate and says there is still more work to do. More >>

Thursday last day at Cadbury

Tuesday, 27 March 2018, 1:50 pm | E tu Union

E tū is standing tall with our members at Cadbury, ahead of the last day of work for most remaining staff. More >>

Major Milestone as Cadbury Production Ends

Friday, 23 March 2018, 9:43 am | E tu Union

Today marks a significant milestone at Cadbury, as the final production run – of Pineapple Lumps – rolls off the assembly line. More >>

E tū: cleaners at meat works muzzled

Tuesday, 13 March 2018, 7:17 pm | E tu Union

Cleaning contractor, ISS has gagged the cleaners at Auckland Meat Processors, to stop them speaking out against cuts to a third of the plant’s cleaning staff. More >>

Closure of iconic Christchurch plant

Thursday, 8 March 2018, 2:24 pm | E tu

E tū is extremely concerned to see another local manufacturer shutting up shop and heading overseas. More >>

Cleaners a fight dirty deal at meat works

Thursday, 1 March 2018, 11:34 am | E tu

Cleaners at Auckland Meat Processors, owned by Wilson Hellaby, are vowing to stand together and fight a plan to axe a third of their jobs. More >>

Workers come forward to Chorus inquiry

Tuesday, 27 February 2018, 10:17 am | E tu

E tū says more workers are coming forward to report labour abuses to the Labour Inspectorate lead investigation into Chorus contractors and subcontractors working on the ultrafast broadband network. More >>

Malaysian labour scam industry wake-up call

Sunday, 25 February 2018, 1:52 pm | E tu Union

E tū is urging the construction industry to get its house in order after revelations of a scam involving illegal Malaysian construction workers. More >>

"Absolute hero" Kristine Bartlett wins NZer of the year

Thursday, 22 February 2018, 11:49 pm | E tu Union

E tū is thrilled for our equal pay hero, Kristine Bartlett who tonight was named New Zealander of the Year. More >>

Workers gutted as ABCorp confirms trans-Tasman move

Tuesday, 20 February 2018, 4:35 pm | E tu Union

E tū is extremely disappointed with the confirmation today that the plastic card manufacturer, ABCorp is to close its Christchurch plant. More >>

Scale of Fletcher debacle “gobsmacking”

Wednesday, 14 February 2018, 3:15 pm | E tu Union

The construction union, E tū says it is working to clarify the effect of Fletcher Building and Interiors’ huge loss on its members at Fletchers. More >>

Disappointment as JNL confirms job losses

Monday, 12 February 2018, 4:01 pm | E Tu

E tū is extremely disappointed with the confirmation today that Juken New Zealand Ltd (JNL) intends axing the jobs of about 90 workers at its East Coast mill in Gisborne. More >>

Employment relations changes “off to a flying start”

Thursday, 25 January 2018, 12:57 pm | E tu

E tū, the biggest private-sector union in New Zealand, is pleased with most of the Employment Relations Amendment Bill announced by the Government today. More >>

Dozens to lose jobs as Christchurch card plant set to close

Thursday, 18 January 2018, 3:49 pm | E tu

About 50 workers are set to lose their jobs after a prominent plastic card manufacturer has proposed moving operations to Australia. More >>

Silver Fern Farms reduce already inadequate offer

Wednesday, 3 January 2018, 8:24 pm | E tu Union

Nineteen maintenance workers at Silver Fern Farms Takapau are very disappointed that instead of improving their offer after today’s strike action, the company has made the offer even worse. More >>

Silver Fern Farms workers to strike

Friday, 29 December 2017, 6:34 pm | E tu Union

Nineteen maintenance shift workers at Silver Fern Farms have voted unanimously to strike for three days from 3 January as the company has refused to give them a fair offer in negotiations. More >>

Reality hits home for Cadbury workers

Wednesday, 20 December 2017, 9:12 am | E tu

It will be a sad day for Dunedin as 85 permanent, full-time Cadbury confectionary workers end their employment with the company, effective Friday. More >>

MBIE Investigation Pending of Chorus UFB Contractors

Thursday, 14 December 2017, 10:16 am | E tu Union

E tū understands the employment practices of Chorus’s contractors and subcontractors will be the subject of an inquiry by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment. More >>

 

 

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