Free Workshop for students, jobseekers

Venkat Raman International students and those seeking employment can expect to derive the benefit of sound advise and perhaps even practical support at a free Workshop being organised by the officials and members of the Tamil Association of New Zealand Inc (TANZI). Sponsored by ICL Immigration Services Limited and supported by this newspaper, the Workshop will be held at the…

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Mental Health helplines inundated after March 15 attacks

Mental health helplines have been inundated with calls from people traumatised by media coverage of the Christchurch terror attacks. People who saw the gunman’s own video have been particularly affected. Mental Health Foundation Chief Executive Shaun Robinson said that some of the media coverage was ghoulish and too detailed in depicting the horror. “Helplines and help services were pretty inundated…

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Dodgy dream merchants mislead international students

Dodgy dream merchants mislead international students

Gill Bonnett Unregulated marketing managers hired by New Zealand education institutes are using cut-throat recruitment practices to lure international students, some immigration advisers say. Representatives of New Zealand education providers were selling a false dream to prospective students, the advisers RNZ spoke to said. Amanbir Singh Jaspal has been to international student fairs where prospective students are recruited. ‘Flea Markets’…

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