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Fishermen paid missing wages after three-year legal struggle

Thirty Indonesian fishermen have finally been paid their outstanding wages by a South Korean firm after a series of legal battles in New Zealand lasting three years that led to two ships being impounded. A settlement was reached after a conference in the High Court in Christchurch Thursday. The crew-members had been seeking NZ$5 million (US$3.4 million), […]