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How to use China’s Negative Lists and Foreign Investment...

Entry into the Chinese market is regulated by the country’s negative lists ...

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NZ China Council Investment Report “Understanding Chinese...

Our investment report “Understanding Chinese Investment in New Zealand” ...

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NZ China Council names former Consul General as Executive Director

The New Zealand China Council has appointed Rachel Maidment as its new Executive ...

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A Glance At NZ Trade With China After The Coronavirus Outbreak –...

Daily trade data for the last four weeks and a day gives an updated glance at New ...

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UMS partners with New Zealand China Trade Association (NZCTA)

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NZ China Council names former Consul General as Executive Director

NZ China Council names former Consul General as Executive ...

The New Zealand China Council has appointed Rachel Maidment as its new Executive Director.A fluent Mandarin speaker, Maidment was previously Consul General in Guangzhou, New Zealand’s senior government representative for Southern China. Maidment has also served in legal and policy roles for MFAT in Beijing, Taipei and...

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PM speech at Parliamentary Chinese New Year celebration 2020

PM speech at Parliamentary Chinese New Year celebration 2020

Nǐn hǎo (Hello in Mandarin).Xīn Nián Kuài Lè (Happy New Year in Mandarin)Néi Hóu (Hello in Cantonese).Sun Nin Fai Lok (Happy New Year in Cantonese)Tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou katoa.Thank you for your invitation to attend this celebration today.I would like to acknowledge and welcome:•  ...

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Zespri gains trademark protection in China

Zespri gains trademark protection in China

Zespri International said it has become the first New Zealand company to be granted key trademark protection status in China. The kiwifruit marketer said its status was granted last week by the Shanghai Intellectual Property Bureau, thereby ensuring greater protections against copyright infringements.Zespri joins a number of...

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China, NZ celebrate successful Year of Tourism

China, NZ celebrate successful Year of Tourism

New Zealand is promoting itself as a destination for skiing among Chinese travelers, as there is growing interest in the sport in the country as the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics approaches. The New Zealand Consulate-General in Guangzhou held a promotional event at a new indoor skiing arena for this reason, said Consul General...

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Fonterra looking to lift China's importance in new strategy

Fonterra looking to lift China's importance in new strategy

Fonterra Cooperative Group is looking to elevate the importance of China, it's leading market, as part of its new strategy. The cooperative announced plans to bring together the consumer and food service and ingredients businesses into one Greater China business as it presented in its annual result. Work is underway to...

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Huge fanfare in China at Hastings gift opening

Huge fanfare in China at Hastings gift opening

The first of the treasure chests sent to cities and regions in China for the Amazing China-Hastings Year of Tourism has been opened to much fanfare. A city in northern China opened their gift at a formal ceremony on Monday November 18 and sent photos and videos of the event back to Hastings.Special guests at the opening, held...

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Speech to NZCC Southern Link Conference

Speech to NZCC Southern Link Conference

Hon David Parker Sir Don McKinnon, Chair of the NZ China Council and Patron of the Latin America Business Council Ambassador of Chile HE Rodrigo Espinosa Ambassador Wu Xi of the People’s Republic of China Consul General of the People’s Republic of China, Mr Ruan Ping  Former Trade Minister Hon. Tim Groser...

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Hastings gets star treatment in China

Hastings gets star treatment in China

Photos and videos of Hastings have spread far and wide across China over the last two days, after the Beijing launch of the Amazing China-Hastings Year of Tourism went off with a bang. Dignitaries from across China and representatives from eight of the country’s major media networks gathered at the New Zealand embassy...

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Mayor Phil Goff honoured at HSBC NZCTA China Business Awards

Mayor Phil Goff honoured at HSBC NZCTA China Business Awards

New Zealand-China Council Award for Outstanding Contribution to the New Zealand-China Business Relationship.Mayor Goff was presented with the prestigious award at a gala dinner held at Shed 10 on Auckland’s waterfront on 6 June. More than 500 hundred people attended including Trade Minister David Parker, China’s...

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Fiordland Lobster Snaps China Trade Win

Fiordland Lobster Snaps China Trade Win

The New Zealand China Trade Association announced the winners of their HSBC NZCTA China Business Awards at a ceremony in Auckland on 6 June. These are arguably New Zealand’s most important acknowledgement of the deepening trade and investment relationship between China and New Zealand.The Supreme Award winner (overall...

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Ambassador Wu Xi's speech at the China Business Summit

Ambassador Wu Xi's speech at the China Business Summit

E ngā mana, E ngā reo, E ngā rau rangatira mā, Tēnā koutou, tēnā koutou, tēnā tātou kātoa, Honourable Prime Minister Ardern, Honourable Minister Parker, Ladies and Gentlemen, It's a genuine honour to speak to you here at the China Business Summit. My heartfelt thanks to NZ INC and the Auckland Business Chamber of...

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The 2019 HSBC NZCTA China Business Award Finalists are....

The 2019 HSBC NZCTA China Business Award Finalists are....

The finalists for the 2019 HSBC NZCTA China Business Awards were announced on May 2 at an event in Auckland. NZCTA Chairman Martin Thomson commented on the 2019 entries being greater in number than previous Awards.Auckland International Airport Award for Contribution to the growth of Chinese Tourism in New Zealand...

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