‘Emotional junior staffer’ took down petition
A controversial petition against NZ signing the UN’s Global Migration Compact was deleted by an emotional National Party junior staffer.
A path to renewal
Uncertainty, grief and anger are all on display - but the community says the killer will not divide us.
Export industry dodges bullet
Major UK supermarket chains have threatened to pull NZ products from their shelves following high-profile cases of migrant worker exploitation.
Immigration and education under siege
Opportunistic individuals are gaming an under-resourced immigration system to obtain New Zealand visas, according to intelligence reports.
Kiwi reveals firm’s treatment of migrants
One small broadband company’s treatment of its migrant workers is a case study of problems being investigated by government officials.
Big stories and big repercussions
Newsroom’s second year was as big as its first. Here we review our major investigative stories and the fallout and accountability resulting from them.
Aged care, tourism priority for temporary migrant sector agreements
Residential aged care and the tourism and hospitality sectors are at the front of the queue in offering to develop the local workforce in exchange for easier access to temporary migrant workers.
Proposed migration scheme overhaul
An ambitious proposal aims to address regional skills shortages, stop migrant worker exploitation, and deal with long-term skills shortages.