Month: December 2015

Pacific to benefit from increase to NZ worker scheme

Pacific Island workers are set to benefit from an increase in New Zealand’s cap on its seasonal workers scheme. Immigration authorities have announced 500 more seasonal workers will be allowed in for the 2015 to 2016 season. Most of the workers allowed in to work under the Recognised Seasonal Employer scheme are from the Pacific Islands and the intake has been boosted to 9,500 workers. ‪#‎NesianBusiness‬ ‪#‎RSE‬ Source: Radio...

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Connecting the Pacific to the world

The man behind the latest project to further bolster data connectivity in New Zealand is confident the project will be a success thanks to his company’s established position in Pacific Islands telecommunications. Adolfo Montenegro, CEO of ‪#‎Bluesky‬ Group, has signed a contract with Alcatel-Lucent to roll out the Moana Cable, a submarine cable system to connect NZ with Hawaii (via Samoa/Am Samoa) by 2018.‪#‎NesianBusiness‬ Read more at NZHerald Photo / Doug...

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