The Rebuild and Dodgy Employers

THE REBUILD AND DODGY EMPLOYERS What does Labour intend to do to protect vulnerable migrant workers? CHRISTCHURCH – While housing and immigration policies are important political issues another key concern for many Filipino workers is job security and their protection from dubious recruitment agencies and exploitative employers. Christchurch has been…

A Filipino Connection in ‘The Hobbit’

This could well be one of Wellywood’s best kept secrets – there is a Filipino connection to ‘The Hobbit’. He is Philippines born Darwin Go, 32, a special effects wizard who was recently promoted to VFX Supervisor at Park Road Post.

Christchurch Skills Shortage Boosts Job Opportunities

Immigration New Zealand updated its Canterbury Skill Shortage List in early August 2014. The list adds a new occupation of plumber (general) and revises the requirements for three other jobs: drainlayer, carpenter/joiner and telecommunications engineer.

The Rebuild and Dodgy Employers
THE REBUILD AND DODGY EMPLOYERS What does Labour intend to do to protect vulnerable migrant workers? CHRISTCHURCH – While housing and immigration policies are important political issues another key concern for many Filipino workers is job security and their protection from dubious recruitment agencies and exploitative employers. Christchurch has... Read more
Nursing your way to New Zealand

Filipino nurses have made this same journey in droves. After graduating from nursing schools and encountering a bleak employment market or languishing in poorly paid health sector jobs in the Philippines … the only way out for some is to migrate.

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A Filipino Connection in ‘The Hobbit’

This could well be one of Wellywood’s best kept secrets – there is a Filipino connection to ‘The Hobbit’. He is Philippines born Darwin Go, 32, a special effects wizard who was recently promoted to VFX Supervisor at Park Road Post.

Read more
Christchurch Skills Shortage Boosts Job Opportunities

Immigration New Zealand updated its Canterbury Skill Shortage List in early August 2014. The list adds a new occupation of plumber (general) and revises the requirements for three other jobs: drainlayer, carpenter/joiner and telecommunications engineer.

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Dotcom’s mega chef

Dotcom’s mega chef

Trabaho November 24, 2014

These days Adrian Gabriel Fabella, Executive Chef, and his team of chefs cook for the Dotcom family, for guests and for the lavish functions held at the mansion. His wide experience in preparing Western, Asian and Filipino food has helped.

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Pinoy Top Model

Pinoy Top Model

Trabaho November 24, 2014

Cedric Pasco, a Filipino top model, was awarded the Filipino-Kiwi Hero Award 2014 in the Career Success Category.

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