The education sector is claiming a victory after the Government relaxed its plans to tighten work visa access for international students in New Zealand.
The Government has watered down its plans to tighten up work visas for international students, following pushback from education providers concerned about the impact on their businesses.
US President Donald Trump has signed legislation that will make it easier for New Zealanders to trade or invest in the world's biggest economy.
A number of Pizza Hut stores were profiled by the Government after intelligence information indicated breaches of immigration and employment laws at the premises. Teuila Fuatai reports.
The doors will be opened wider to overseas construction workers as the Government pushes to fulfil its ambitious building promises. Shane Cowlishaw reports.
New Zealand's annual net migration fell in May as the number of foreigners arriving stayed the same but the number of New Zealanders and foreigners leaving rose.
The Government has announced a levy for international tourists, but has also snuck in a proposal that would increase costs for New Zealand citizens as well. Shane Cowlishaw reports.
Visitors heading to New Zealand for work or play may face price hikes at the border, as the Government tries to tackle rising pressure on the country’s infrastructure and immigration system. Sam Sachdeva reports.
Opportunistic individuals ranging from Nigerian drug dealers to Indian students are gaming an under-resourced immigration system to obtain New Zealand visas, according to intelligence reports. Teuila Fuatai reports.
The Labour Government softened its policy on student work visas. Agents for international colleges report faking English language tests for students from China. The Government launched a plan with industry leaders to reduce plastics waste. ASB's parent agreed to pay a A$700 million fine for breaching laws to stop money laundering.