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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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NZ China Council Investment Report “Understanding Chinese...

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

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Speech to NZCC Southern Link Conference

Hon David Parker Sir Don McKinnon, Chair of the NZ China Council and Patron of the ...

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The future is in your hands - go build it

Dajia hao, tena koutou katoa. My thanks to Jan Fitzgerald and her colleagues at the ...

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UMS partners with New Zealand China Trade Association (NZCTA)

United Media Solution (UMS), New Zealand’s leading Chinese digital marketing ...

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About New Zealand Central

About New Zealand Central

If you’re doing business in Shanghai and looking to make an impression with your business contacts or customers, New Zealand Central offers flexible working and meeting spaces and a professional event venue at the heart of China’s biggest city. Featuring iconic design and a prominent location in...

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Remarks by HE Ambassador Wu Xi at Chinese New Year in Parliament 2019

Remarks by HE Ambassador Wu Xi at Chinese New Year in ...

The Right Honorable Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters Honorable Minister Jenny Salesa Respected Ministers, Members of Parliament Distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen, Tēnā koutou katoa, Ngā mihi o te tau hou, te tau o te Poaka! It is my great pleasure to join you all on this beautiful...

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New partnership to boost Chinese visitors

New partnership to boost Chinese visitors

New partnership with UnionPay International to boost Chinese visitors to New Zealand • Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED), UnionPay International Co. Ltd (UPI) and Immigration New Zealand have signed a China – New Zealand Year of Tourism 2019 Memorandum of Understanding. • The...

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In step with China's Terracotta Warriors at Te Papa

In step with China's Terracotta Warriors at Te Papa

The Terracotta Warriors are back and the 2300-year-old Chinese treasures have impeccable timing, writes Eleanor Barker. Thirty years ago, when David Lange introduced the Terracotta Warriors to New Zealand, he noted that although China was emerging as our biggest partner in trade, we still didn't understand its culture or...

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Lotus Entertainment Unveils Pre-Sales, Trailer for Animated Feature ‘Mosley’

Lotus Entertainment Unveils Pre-Sales, Trailer for ...

Lotus Entertainment  has unveiled the first teaser-trailer for Kirby Atkins’ “Mosley,” an animated family film from (NZCTA Member) Huhu Studios in New Zealand and China Film Animation, the first co-production between the two countries. Lotus Entertainment which is representing...

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Opening of Terracotta Warriors: Guardians of Immortality

Opening of Terracotta Warriors: Guardians of Immortality

Ni Men Hao Ambassadors, my fellow MPs, Mayors, Good evening everyone and welcome to our visitors to New Zealand. It is an honour to open Te Papa’s Terracotta Warriors: Guardians of Immortality. This landmark exhibition offers us a rare opportunity to have an immersive encounter with an ancient and remarkable...

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Dunedin’s relationship with China continues to grow

Dunedin’s relationship with China continues to grow

Dunedin’s relationship with China continued to bloom last week as a delegation from the city travelled to Shanghai and Wuxi to further connections between cultural, educational and business sectors. Led by Mayor Dave Cull alongside Deputy Mayor Chris Staynes and Enterprise Dunedin Director John Christie, the...

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Queenstown Tourism leaders head to China ahead of the 2019 China-New Zealand Year of Tourism

Queenstown Tourism leaders head to China ahead of the 2019 ...

Queenstown Mayor Jim Boult and the team at Destination Queenstown have been to Shanghai and Hangzhou for their inaugural China Tourism Exchange. They were the first municipal delegation from New Zealand to China ahead of the 2019 China-New Zealand Year of Tourism. Focused on showcasing Queenstown as a premium four-season...

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HUI Māori Collective launched at Parliament

HUI Māori Collective launched at Parliament

One of New Zealand’s most innovative business solutions – to take high-quality local food and beverage products direct to Chinese consumers - has been launched at the Beehive. The formal agreement to create the HUI Māori Collective was signed on 15 October in the presence of Ministers David Parker (the Minister...

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Chinese influencers help promote Wellington as a student destination

Chinese influencers help promote Wellington as a student ...

Tapping into the power of Chinese social media platform WeChat, four key opinion leaders have helped launch a campaign to attract Chinese creative and digital students to Wellington. Popular accounts neversaynever30, GoToNZL, Dxsczw and ParentsDaily are sharing a video highlighting the diverse nature of Wellington, ease of...

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2019 China-New Zealand Year of Tourism opening ceremony

2019 China-New Zealand Year of Tourism opening ceremony

The official 2019 China-New Zealand Year of Tourism opening ceremony will be held at Te Papa in February 2019, announced Tourism Minister Kelvin Davis on 15 October. The opening ceremony will be held on 20 February 2019, with a special event at Te Papa, and coincides with the hosting of 2,300-year-old Chinese artefacts as a...

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Chinese travel service platform launched to boost regional tourism

Chinese travel service platform launched to boost regional ...

Christchurch Airport announced on 31 August the launch of a South Island Travel Store on Fliggy, a leading Chinese travel service platform and part of the Alibaba digital ecosystem, in a move designed to promote regional tourism and economic development.Using Fliggy, Chinese travellers can plan and book their travel before...

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