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New Government could cut immigration numbers ‘overnight’

New Government could cut immigration numbers ‘overnight’ The new Labour-led Government could slash immigration numbers “overnight” once it takes power, says former Immigration Minister Tuariki Delamere. With net migration at 71,000 in the year to September, Prime Minister-in-waiting Jacinda Ardern last tonight said she expected those numbers to be cut by 20,000 to 30,000 per …

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Higher skills and regional focus positive

Higher skills and regional focus positive Business NZ says Labour’s immigration policy has a positive focus on high skills and regional concerns, but the overall tightening of migrant numbers could be difficult for business. Work proposes to fix attitudes criteria, put more thought on ability needs in the locales, and all the more effectively implement …

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