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2019 China-New Zealand Year of Tourism: Things to know

A mix of academics, policymakers, tourist attraction agencies and operators came ...

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Trade war will not derail China’s promise to open up its...

Road maps, timetables ‘already very clear’ and will be implemented, ...

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Rt Hon Winston Peters - Remarks at Chinese New Year function

Minister of Foreign Affairs. Remarks at the Chinese New Year parliamentary event  ...

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New Zealand’s exports to China trump sales to Australia and the...

New Zealand’s goods and services exports are dominated by three key countries, ...

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Mandarin language assistants welcomed

Forty eight Mandarin Language Assistants were officially welcomed to New Zealand ...

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PM opens NZ Consulate-General in Chengdu

PM opens NZ Consulate-General in Chengdu

Prime Minister John Key opened the New Zealand Consulate-General in the Western Chinese city of Chengdu on 12 November. “New Zealand is among the first group of countries in the world to open a diplomatic post in Chengdu,” Mr Key says.“This is a natural continuation of our expanding and increasingly...

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HSBC Continues as NZCTA Sponsor

HSBC Continues as NZCTA Sponsor

New Zealand China Trade Association (NZCTA) is delighted to announce the continuation of HSBC (The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited) as a Platinum Sponsor of the NZCTA. NZCTA Chairman Tim White comments that "HSBC has been a strong supporter of the NZCTA for many years and we greatly appreciate the...

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Auckland Airport welcomes China Eastern Airlines to New Zealand

Auckland Airport welcomes China Eastern Airlines to New ...

Auckland Airport and China Eastern Airlines are delighted to announce a new seasonal Shanghai to Auckland service, scheduled to commence in December 2014. The new service from China Eastern Airlines will see a direct flight operating on the Shanghai to Auckland route during the peak New Zealand period of December 2014 to...

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DLA Phillips Fox continues as a Gold NZCTA sponsor

DLA Phillips Fox continues as a Gold NZCTA sponsor

New Zealand China Trade Association (NZCTA) is delighted to announce the continuation of DLA (DLA Phillips Fox) as a Gold Sponsor of the NZCTA. NZCTA Chairman Tim White comments that "DLA has been a strong supporter of the NZCTA and we greatly appreciate their continuation". DLA Partner Martin Thomson says,...

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Fonterra and Beingmate

Fonterra and Beingmate

Fonterra and Beingmate initiate global partnership in China's high-value infant formula market. Key points•    New Zealand dairy co-operative Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited and a leading Chinese infant food manufacturer Beingmate intend to form a global partnership that will help meet China’s...

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New NZ Consul-General to Shanghai announced

New NZ Consul-General to Shanghai announced

Foreign Minister Murray McCully has announced diplomat Guergana Guermanoff as New Zealand’s new Consul-General to Shanghai.“New Zealand’s trade with China has been growing strongly in the past five years, and Shanghai is an important point of entry to the Chinese market for many New Zealand firms,” Mr...

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McCully announces first NZ Consul-General for Western China

McCully announces first NZ Consul-General for Western China

Foreign Minister Murray McCully has appointed diplomat Alistair Crozier to open New Zealand’s new Consulate in Chengdu, Western China. “We are now aiming to reach two-way trade with China of $30 billion by 2020 - having surpassed the earlier goal of $20 billion well ahead of schedule,” Mr McCully says....

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PwC joins a select group as a NZCTA Gold sponsor.

PwC joins a select group as a NZCTA Gold sponsor.

New Zealand China Trade Association (NZCTA) is thrilled to announce the addition of PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers) as a Gold Sponsor of the NZCTA. NZCTA Chairman Tim White comments that “Given PwC’s strong China focus and capability, it is an ideal partner for NZCTA. This is a great opportunity for...

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Launch of New Zealand Chinese Language Week

Launch of New Zealand Chinese Language Week

Speech by Raymond Huo, Labour List MP :  Saturday 24 May 2014 New Zealand China Friendship Society ConferenceHavelock North, Hawkes Bay Mr President - His Excellency the Chinese Ambassador Wang Lutong - Delegates - Distinguished guests and friendsIt is my great honour to be here today to be officially...

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John McKinnon named as NZ’s new Ambassador to China

John McKinnon named as NZ’s new Ambassador to China

Foreign Affairs Minister Murray McCully has named John McKinnon QSO as New Zealand’s next Ambassador to China. “New Zealand’s relationship with China has become one of our most important,” says Mr McCully. “In the past six years the value of two-way goods trade has doubled, while the...

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The New Zealand Centre at Peking University

The New Zealand Centre at Peking University

By Charles Rowe. The New Zealand Centre at Peking University recently launched its new website in cooperation with the International Relations Division of Peking University (http://nzc.sfl.pku.edu.cn/).The Centre, which is located on the Beijing Yanyuan Campus alongside the iconic Weiming Lake is the product of an...

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Exports to China double those to Australia in January

Exports to China double those to Australia in January

Statistics New Zealand media release In January 2014, goods exports were worth $4.1 billion, with $1.2 billion going to China and $556 million to Australia, Statistics New Zealand said today. The rise in exports to China, up $590 million, was due to milk powder, butter, and cheese exports, up $469 million. The fall in...

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