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Friday December 6, 2013
Stories about employers exploiting migrant workers by removing their passports, making them live in substandard housing and work for much less than the minimum wage have appeared with disheartening frequency in the media lately.
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) has issued warnings to a number of employers for exploitation and employment of illegal workers, but has been powerless to do more.
Thursday November 7, 2013
The 550,000 New Zealand companies registered with the Companies Office will soon be assigned a New Zealand Business Number (NZBN), with the intention being that all businesses have an NZBN by December this year.