News | Business
22 Jun 2021 16:15
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • News
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Business

    A win for some private sector workers while the public sector gets rocked

    A win for some private sector workers while the public sector gets rocked

    7 May 2021
    The Government announced Fair Pay Agreements today, which aim to improve wages and encourage businesses to invest in training.

    Meanwhile, for the next three years, public sector workers earning more than 60 thousand dollars will only get a pay rise under special circumstances.

    Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety Michael Wood says all those decisions are about helping those on the lowest incomes.

    He says they want to build a system, through fair pay agreements, where those on the bottom of the heap get a much fairer slice of the cake.

    © 2021 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


     Other Business News
     22 Jun: The Government's opened up its 1-billion dollar Housing Acceleration Fund
     22 Jun: Ashburton Bridge is back running as usual
     22 Jun: A survey shows Kiwis aren't confident about changing jobs ... despite record available positions
     22 Jun: An epidemic of empty shops amidst a pandemic..
     22 Jun: The number of empty stores is on the rise in two of our biggest cities
     21 Jun: An Auckland business leader is "astounded" at the lack of care for businesses devastated by the City Rail Link project
     21 Jun: Another popular bank is set to phase out foreign exchange services
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Meanwhile the return of Brodie Retallick has added more depth to the All Blacks' second-row stocks More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    The Government's opened up its 1-billion dollar Housing Acceleration Fund More...



     Today's News

    International:
    Denmark qualifies for Euro 2020 knockout rounds, five other teams also qualify due to third-placed finishers quirk 16:06

    Entertainment:
    Britney Spears has "no idea" if she'll ever perform again 15:59

    Entertainment:
    Jordana Brewster had a crush on the late Paul Walker - but never got to tell him how she felt 15:29

    Law and Order:
    A media agency has been charged with breaching the Family Court Act after allegedly illegally reporting details of a case 15:26

    Entertainment:
    Gwyneth Paltrow says she and Chris Martin are like siblings 14:59

    Accident and Emergency:
    A helicopter is flying out to assist a father and son who've activated a search and rescue beacon in a rugged Mt Cook area 14:56

    Environment:
    New Zealand is racing to be ready for the Magnitude 8 earthquake due along its Alpine Fault 14:37

    Entertainment:
    N-Dubz star Dappy saved the life of a suicidal man 14:29

    Rugby League:
    Warriors consultant Phil Gould has slammed the decision for Reece Walsh to be selected for State of Origin 14:26

    International:
    Las Vegas Raiders player Carl Nassib comes out as gay, becoming first active NFL player to do so 14:26


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2021 New Zealand City Ltd