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Hospitality New Zealand says the extension of the Immigration (Covid-19 Response) Amendment Bill will be vital as borders gradually re-open.
Enough quality service – or perhaps any kind of service at all – might be hard to find in some tourist destinations.
Temporary Covid-19 immigration powers will be extended to May 2023, in part to help industries facing labour shortages.
The restoration of international tourism should see a large bump in the number of workers able to be employed, says the bank.
Govt will end up footing the unemployment bill if workers in the hard-hit youth sector lose jobs, says BYATA’s new chair.
SAANZ wants the specialist staff in from June to help ski fields open and operate safely.
A South Westland project has received $45m in support of the country’s goal to be predator free by 2050.
Queenstown suffered a 9% fall in filled jobs during the December 2020 quarter, says Stats NZ.
We’ve had a “torrid time”, says David Gatward-Ferguson, MD of the award winning operator.
Businesses affected by the latest rise in Covid-19 alert levels can apply for the government’s reactivated wage subsidy from today, Thursday 4 March.
More than 23 jobs will be created in Central Otago following a $1.28m investment from the Government’s Jobs for Nature programme.
Tourism Talent has launched a new free programme to support tourism and hospitality professionals or graduates who have had their employment disrupted by Covid-19.
Air New Zealand has flown more than 700 workers from Samoa for the Recognised Seasonal Employer (RSE) programme.
Young Kiwis are being urged to do a domestic OE in a ski region this winter.
Kaitiaki Adventures will be able to redeploy up to 19 of its staff into Jobs for Nature projects.
The Government says it will upgrade the Holiday Act following recommendations from the Holidays Act Taskforce.
Employers can receive a $350 payment from the Government if their employees cannot work from home while awaiting a Covid-19 test result.
Tourism Holdings’ chief executive Grant Webster says a court ruling about holiday pay won’t have a material impact on the company but some companies may need to review processes.
The Wairarapa Moana Wetlands will receive a $3.5m boost from Jobs for Nature funding to scale up restoration efforts.
Concerns over the additional financial burden a doubling of sick leave will pile on fragile tourism and hospitality businesses have led to a raft of submissions against the government’s proposed increase.
Accommodation and food services saw the biggest fall in jobs in December 2020, compared to the same month a year earlier, says Stats NZ.
Vaccination against Covid-19 would not be mandatory for the New Zealand public.
A change to visa categories should make it easier for tourism operators to plug Chinese language skills gaps.
The $500,000 project will save ten local jobs by deploying workers from Discover Waitomo into nature-based jobs.
Auckland hospitality and tourism sector employers looked to staff up in the final quarter of the year after deep cuts earlier in 2020.
There are fears of a second round of tourism redundancies and the offloading of businesses, says a new report.
The Westpac McDermott Miller Employment Confidence Index rose to 97.6 in December, a 10.2 point increase compared to the September survey.
A $620,000 project to tackle wilding pines in Tasman will help create jobs for unemployed tourism workers, says the Government.
Key tourism destinations Queenstown, Rotorua, and Auckland suffered some of the largest drops in filled jobs, says Stats NZ.
Great South is holding two free one-day information sessions in Te Anau this month for those wanting work in hospitality and tourism over the summer.
Queenstown tourism operators are relieved Immigration New Zealand has relaxed some migrant visa requirements but as asking for more support to help plug labour shortages.
Queenstown-based recruitment firm Remarkable Labour has launched its Kiwi OE scheme to attract young workers to the resort.
Queenstown Lakes mayor Jim Boult has welcome Government changes that will make it easier to fill tourism and hospitality roles in the district.
The Government has introduced a bill to Parliament to expand sick leave entitlements from five days to ten days a year.
New Zealand should “close the door” on cheap imported labour to fill roles in sectors such as tourism that can be filled by New Zealanders with the same levels of skills and education, says the New Zealand Institute of Economic Research.
Queenstown Lakes District Council will host the Central Lakes Jobs Fair, which aims to connect employers with members of the community looking for work.
Women’s jobs in the sector have suffered during the pandemic, according to the latest employment figures.
The airline says there is not enough international flying to maintain cabin crew numbers.
Young Kiwis are being encouraged to explore regional New Zealand by a new online job service for fruit pickers.
Go with Tourism has launched World of Tourism, a new web tool allowing users to explore career pathways in tourism and hospitality.
The executive director of the New Zealand Māori Council is hitting back against the tourism industry after some businesses have found it hard to find local workers.
There is a risk of labour and skill shortages in the tourism sector if we permanently lose staff displaced by Covid-19.
Only 11% of those working in the sector expect to stay employed in the year ahead.
The airline says reduced services to America means there is not enough flying to maintain current rosters.
The unemployment rate is expected to rise over the next two quarters due to the impact on tourism from restrictions at the border and the end of the wage subsidy.
The Government has changed the assessment criteria for employers wanting to request a border exception for workers under the ‘other critical worker’ category.
Around 1 in 14 workers say they expect to lose their job or business by mid-2021, says Stats NZ.
One in five businesses in the Manawatū remain significantly concerned about revenue, says CEDA.
New Zealand pilots waiting for international aviation to restart will be able to use their skills to meet an urgent need for heavy agriculture machinery operators.
Bus and Coach Association chief executive Dr Pim Borren says the tour coach business is at a virtual standstill.