AFFCO news

Supreme Court rejects Affco appeal

Supreme Court rejects Affco appeal

New Zealand’s top court has upheld previous rulings that the meat processing company unlawfully locked out workers during collective bargain

Living wage gets latest political backer

Living wage gets latest political backer

The mayor of one North Island city plans to recommend the pay scheme at a council meeting tomorrow.

India passes paid maternity leave bill

India passes paid maternity leave bill

The South Asian nation has significantly boosted the amount of paid time off it offers new mothers.

Kiwi firm to pay $55K over safety failure

Kiwi firm to pay $55K over safety failure

A Canterbury employer was sentenced earlier today after an employee was injured as a result of poor safety practices.

AFFCO to appeal unlawful lockouts

AFFCO to appeal unlawful lockouts

The Supreme Court gave the go ahead yesterday, in the latest development of a long-drawn out process.