500 refugees won’t break the bank
By 2020, up to 14 different centres around the country are expected to be ready to take in refugees.
Ardern to raise refugee crisis at Nauru forum
The PM may meet asylum seekers during a visit Nauru, as a report outlines “spiralling” conditions for those in country.
Immigration changes give rise to partnership visas
Changes to working visa requirements have narrowed the path for foreigners wanting to work and live in NZ.
Cellphone repairers eyed for visa fraud
A Government intelligence report has flagged mobile phone repair businesses as another industry where migrant exploitation is likely rife.
NZ’s hypocrisy on family reunifications
Peter Dunne argues Kiwis angry about Trump’s family separations policy should look instead at our own racist policy on family reunifications.
Govt scrambles to fill skills shortage hole
An immigration u-turn will see more overseas workers allowed in to tackle the ambitious KiwiBuild targets.
Trump finally acts on migrant kids
With two immigration bills teetering in the House, the White House launched an eleventh-hour push.
Tourism plan’s hidden fish hooks
International tourists will pay more to visit NZ, but a proposal could also see locals stung at the border, buried details show.