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New Zealand Migration Flow 2011

  Net migration flow into New Zealand remained positive throughout the global financial crisis and the Christchurch earthquakes, but the Government predicts more people will come and join to rebuild the nation. Figures released by the Department of Labour  showed … Continue reading

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New Zealand Immigration

New Zealand encourages skilled migrant workers and professionals to work and settle under different avenues. It offers a set of visa programs designed specifically to facilitate skilled migrants to work or invest and bring benefits to New Zealand economy. A person can either work in any occupation for which there is a demand or can start a business which would be lucrative for the country.

Job opportunities in New Zealand:

New Zealand industries experiencing skilled worker shortage in the following occupations:

  • Agriculture and farming
  • Construction
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Health and Social Services
  • Information and communications technology
  • Science
  • Trades

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Immigration New Zealand announces plans to attract more immigrants and simplify visa process

 It is hoped that the plans, called “Vision for 2015”, will enable the immigration department to focus more on attracting and keeping high value migrants, students and travellers. In order to achieve this the department said they need to create … Continue reading

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IT skills shortage hits New Zealand

A new survey has revealed a growing IT skills shortage in New Zealand, with more than a third of IT candidates coming from outside of the country, and employers looking overseas to fill skill shortages. The  IT skills shortage in … Continue reading

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