immigration

QUEENSTOWN'S Chamber of Commerce leader has branded the Government's proposed hike in visa fees as "not helpful'', but does not believe it will curb the area's intake of migrant workers. Tourism Minister Kelvin Davis announced plans for a new visitor...

Locked up, booted out

An Immigration officer is being accused of sexism and harassment by a deported Canadian. Taisha Neil-Seebohm, who had a working holiday visa, was refused entry at Queenstown Airport on June 11. She then spent four days in Queenstown police cells before...
Queenstown heavyweights are pushing the government to consider the resort a special case for skilled foreign workers. The Beehive's bid to slow the numbers of migrants gaining New Zealand residency is expected to crank up pressure on local employers. Hospitality NZ board...
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