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E tū awaits detail on migrant workers initiative

Wednesday, 27 June 2018, 1:40 pm | E tu Union

The construction union, E tū says it is awaiting the detail of plans to expedite the employment by local building firms, of skilled construction workers from overseas. More >>

Industrial action at Premier Bacon

Monday, 25 June 2018, 1:16 pm | E tu

About 150 workers at Wairarapa company, Premier Bacon will begin industrial action just after midnight tonight (12.01am Tuesday, 26 June) in support of their pay claims. More >>

E tū “deeply relieved” after flight NZ5018 lands safely

Friday, 22 June 2018, 7:21 pm | E tu Union

A rare and frightening aviation emergency has ended with crew and passengers safe, after Air New Zealand flight NZ5018’s engine malfunctioned mid-flight. More >>

E tū awaits Living Wage for Government contract workers

Friday, 15 June 2018, 10:11 am | E tu

E tū has welcomed the Government’s decision to move all directly employed workers in the core public service to a wage rate of at least $20.55 - the 2018 Living Wage. More >>

Announcement on FPAs welcomed

Tuesday, 5 June 2018, 2:42 pm | E tu Union

E tū’s National Director of Campaigns, Annie Newman says today’s announcement is the fulfilment of a key election promise to workers, who need greater support for their pay and conditions. More >>

E tū media statement

Friday, 25 May 2018, 3:36 pm | E tu

“E tū supports the Government’s commitment to a Just Transition as it moves the country to a non-carbon future. More >>

E tū: labour reforms long over-due

Tuesday, 22 May 2018, 1:38 pm | E tu Union

E tū says proposed changes to the Employment Relations Act are long over-due and essential to addressing widespread labour abuses in New Zealand. More >>

Budget invests in key priorities

Friday, 18 May 2018, 10:28 am | E tu

E tū has welcomed the budget as a first step in dealing with some important priorities for working people, with much needed investment in the health, education and welfare of all New Zealanders. More >>

Sad end of an era as Cadbury World closes

Thursday, 17 May 2018, 12:42 pm | E tu Union

E tū says the announcement that Cadbury World is closing is a sudden and unexpected end to Cadbury’s presence in Dunedin. More >>

Hearing exposes health risks for vulnerable workers

Wednesday, 16 May 2018, 5:25 pm | E tu

The health risks of insecure work have been exposed during Select Committee submissions today on the Employment Relations Amendment Bill. More >>

Industrial action to hit Blue Star print firms

Tuesday, 15 May 2018, 1:13 pm | E tu Union

Workers at Blue Star Group’s four print shops are taking industrial action, with an overtime ban in place from just after midnight tonight. More >>

E tū members join NZEI Pay Equity Day of Action

Friday, 4 May 2018, 3:33 pm | E tu

E tū says the equal pay settlement for care and support workers made a huge difference to the lives of these members and all women deserve pay equity. More >>

Union alarmed by fatal assault on security guard

Friday, 4 May 2018, 9:51 am | E tu

E tū, the union for security guards, says it’s alarmed at the death of a security guard following an assault outside the Papakura Countdown yesterday. More >>

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 >>



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