A call for an overstayer amnesty to help with labour shortages.
The Employers and Manufactuers Association says as well as letting more recognised seasonal workers into the country the government should also allow people with expired visas to work legally.
The government has this week announced one-way quarantine free travel into New Zealand for workers from Samoa, Tonga and Vanuatu.
The EMA says there need to be a clear pathway to residency for people from the Pacific Islands and the ones already here illegally should be allowed to work.
Bretty O'Riley is the boss of the EMA. He explains the case to Lisa Owen.
Auckland Council is telling the government it is not keen on its Three Waters Reforms.
The proposed changes would see control of drinking, waste and storm water systems be taken from the hands of 67 councils into four massive regional authorities.
Today at a zoom Council meeting, an overwhelming...
The government has announced who will lead the Māori Health Authority, which it hopes will address the staggering inequites Māori face in the health system.
Aotearoa's 20 district health boards are set to be scrapped as part of major reforms and will be replaced by one new body - Health NZ.
Two days into Auckland's new-found alert level 'three-doms', it hasn't been smooth sailing for the re-opened hospitality businesses.
Staff are wrangling customers to follow the strict rules and even copping abuse - while working with a skeleton crew.
RNZ reporter Kim Moodie has the story.