Winston Peters has never met a foreigner he likes, or one he’d not insult.
Thousands of Indian students are likely to go into hiding rather than return home, Winston Peters is warning.
The NZ First leader says the government’s 2013 decision to allow foreign students to work led to many of them taking out huge loans in their home countries, with repayments depending on wages earned in New Zealand.
“They can’t return home to repay loans and will go underground, providing more cheap black market labour for unscrupulous employers who are already exploiting foreign students,” he said on Friday.
“The Government created this human disaster in their rush to boost the international student industry.” Read more »