The former owner of Nosh Mt Maunganui will have to pay almost $17,000 to a teenage worker who was fired without any proof of misconduct.
Stacey Sissons, 19, worked in the delicatessen section at the Nosh store from January 2016
The unemployment rate dropped to 6.3 per cent in the December quarter, the lowest quarterly result since the December quarter of 2008.
Three factors that will play a key role in determining the strength of employment and economic activity through 2014 will be net migration, consumer confidence and inflation, says Auckland Council Chief Economist Geoff Cooper...
An assistant baker fired after sexually harassing a fellow worker, tried to claim the woman involved enjoyed "horseplay" in the workplace and gave the impression he couldn't speak English properly during an employment investigation.