MBIE accused of ignoring exploited migrant workers in Christchurch

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Fri, 21 Feb 2020, 10:38AM
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MBIE accused of ignoring exploited migrant workers in Christchurch

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Fri, 21 Feb 2020, 10:38AM

Immigration New Zealand is being accused of not doing enough to support Christchurch migrant workers being exploitation by their employers.  

The Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment is investigating migrant exploitation, but admits it doesn't have any time frames on when it will release its report and what, if any, changes will be made.  

Chris Lynch spoke to MBIE's Labour Inspectorate Acting National Manager Jeanie Borsboom about the issue.

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