British Migrant Miners May Be Deported

Today, a sobering reminder about the downsides of migrant life in New Zealand:  the twin dangers of a weak job market combined with insecure work visas often force immigrants out of New Zealand. Two British miners, brought over to work in west coast coal fields are likely to be deported from New Zealand if they are made redundant…

Migrant Tales – Does NZ Really Need Skilled Migrants

Continuing  in our series of Migrant Tales  – first hand accounts of the migrant experience of New Zealand taken from locations around the web. The  link to this tale was sent to us by a reader in response to our ongoing examination of the status of skilled migrants in New Zealand. It appeared in Linkedin…