The fear of outsourcing virus seems to have hit New Zealand now. Recently, the union representing 1700 Air New Zealand workers whose jobs are under threat said it planned to go ahead with an Employment Court hearing on the matter. Radionz.co.nz reports:
The Engineering, Printing and Manufacturing Union says it has been unable to reach agreement with the airline on Tuesday on the company's plans to outsource its passenger and ground services. The two parties have been in two days of talks after an Employment Court hearing on the dispute was adjourned.