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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.
The Government will inject $7.5m into environmental projects in Otago-Southland, Manawatū-Whanganui, Tairāwhiti and Hawke’s Bay.
There were 11,300 fewer women working in tourism in June than the same month last year, says Stats NZ.
The finance minister has outlined the details on the financial support available for businesses and individuals affected by current alert level restrictions.
The latest extension will apply nationwide and last as long as the level 3 lockdown.
The Government has launched a new online, phone and onsite service to help New Zealanders connect to a range of employment support and products for workers and businesses affected by Covid-19.
Pledge A Placement will match a tourism or hospitality operator to those searching for work experience.
With the country in Covid-19 lockdown when the quarter began, fewer people who did not have a job were actively seeking work.
Up to 50,000 people across the Auckland region could lose their jobs as the recession takes hold, says the agency.
The Provincial Growth Fund has created 13,217 jobs, says regional economic development minister Shane Jones.
Go with Tourism is launching a weekly web series, The Itinerary, to help inform those considering a career in tourism.
National Party leader Judith Collins has unveiled the party’s BusinessStart policy to help Kiwis set up a small business.
Accommodation and food services and arts and recreation jobs are among the most significantly impacted industries following the Covid-19 level 4 lockdown, says Stats NZ.
Whanganui & Partners will host host a free event in August to help employers understand the support available to them through the Government.
The Government will invest $50m over four years in a bid to prevent exploitation and improve enforcement for temporary migrant workers.
Candice Pardy is behind the Jobloads app, whose business idea came from the challenges she faced trying to find a reliable labour supply for her Gisborne persimmon orchard.
The government-funded jobs initiative’s Education Programme aims to inform secondary school students about careers in tourism.
The cash will help hard-hit South Westland operators retain about 50 staff.
A third of tourism businesses say they will reduce staff when the Govt ends its wage subsidy.
Air New Zealand is undertaking two dedicated repatriation flights to Samoa to return fruit industry workers.
Te Arawa Lakes Trust will receive $2.5m from the Government’s $1.3bn Jobs for Nature fund, says conservation minister Eugenie Sage.
New Zealand’s tourism and hospitality sector posted a surprise jump in new job listings in June, according to Trade Me.
New low-skilled work visas will only be granted for six instead of 12 months as the Govt prioritises Kiwi job seekers.
The agency is making significant reductions to its offshore teams as Covid-19 continues to affect travel.
Tourism marketing company Tomahawk has taken on GO Rental’s entire app team of eight staff to help develop a new product designed to boost New Zealand tourism.
Out-of-work tourism employees will be offered opportunities on 23 projects to clean up waterways that are expected to deliver more than 2000 jobs.
The popular Rotorua attraction has formed a new partnership to help its 110 employees.
The environmental projects will benefit locals who are looking for work and who have been affected by the Whakaari disaster and Covid-19 downturn.
Ruapehu District Council is seeking expressions of interest for work on the Mountain to Sea Cycle trail, maintenance of exotic trees, and the processing of firewood.
Employment confidence fell 12.9 points to 87.3 in June in the wake of the Covid-19 lockdown, according to Westpac’s latest Employment Confidence report.
The Kia Kaha Queenstown Lakes Hub will continue with its immigration support services and also include skills training and tenancy support.
Reprioritised funding of $40m from the Provincial Growth Fund will go towards helping workers displaced by the Covid-19 pandemic and 1000 regional apprenticeships.
The $360m Northern Pathway is among 11 projects to be fast-tracked under a new law.
Hundreds of people are already ‘working for nature’ as part of the Government’s investment in job redeployment for those affected by the Covid-19 downturn, says minister of conservation Eugenie Sage.
Go with Tourism will sponsor tourism businesses and education providers to participate in its careers expo events this August and September.
The Government will invest up to $200,000 into New Zealand’s kiwifruit sector to help people into work and meet urgent seasonal demand.
The airline is preparing to make more redundancies after already cutting almost 4000 jobs.
A change in criteria for the extended wage subsidy scheme means an extra 40,000 businesses will be eligible.
Economic activity will contract by 23.3% in the Queenstown Lakes region resulting in almost 8000 job losses, according to a new report commissioned by the council.
The pop up hub would provide information and advice on immigration, repatriation, employment, finance, wellbeing and welfare.
Physical distancing measures meant there would be reduced seating capacity, and services might run at a loss.
Around 140 staff will be affected by the proposed changes, says the operator.
The Government has announced a new Income Relief Payment to support New Zealanders who lose their jobs due to the Covid-19 pandemic.