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Beijing Announces Visa and FDI Incentives to Attract Foreign Talent

Beijing has announced new visa, residency, and foreign investment incentives in ...

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Understanding Legal Proceedings in China

For foreign investors running businesses in China, it is very likely that they would ...

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Auckland Airport sees 92% surge in Chinese tourists

Auckland Airport sees 92% surge in Chinese tourists in February as annual figures hold ...

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Two-way trade with China more than triples over the past decade

New Zealand’s two-way trade with China increased more than three-fold in the ...

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Mandarin language assistants welcomed

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

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New Zealand scientist receives top award in China

New Zealand scientist receives top award in China

Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce has welcomed the news that Kiwi scientist Dr Phil Rolston has been awarded the Chinese Government’s most prestigious science prize for his work in grasslands seed development. Dr Rolston, Senior Scientist at AgResearch Lincoln, received the award at a ceremony in The...

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Conference - CHINA AND THE PACIFIC: THE VIEW FROM OCEANIA, 25-27 February, Apia, Samoa

Conference - CHINA AND THE PACIFIC: THE VIEW FROM OCEANIA, ...

Should you be looking for a reason to visit Samoa you might consider arranging a holiday there to coincide with the New Zealand Contemporary China Research Centre’s next conference. In partnership with the National University of Samoa and the Sun Yat-sen University in Guangzhou we are holding a conference on...

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NZCTA & CCPIT establish the New Zealand China Business Assembly

NZCTA & CCPIT establish the New Zealand China Business ...

In November 2014, NZCTA Chairman & CCPIT Vice Chairman Yu Ping, signed an MOU establishing the New Zealand-China Business Assembly.The purpose of the MOU is to set up a cooperation framework of Business Assembly between New Zealand and China. Since the New Zealand-China Free Trade Agreement came into effect, trade...

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Yili opens first major overseas factory in New Zealand

Yili opens first major overseas factory in New Zealand

Chinese dairy giant Yili launched its first major foreign factory in New Zealand’s South Island on Tuesday, 25 November with the announcement that it will almost triple its investment in the plant by 2019.The factory in Glenavy, South Canterbury built at a cost of $236 million was built by Oceania Dairy Ltd., a...

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President Xi’s open letter to New Zealand

President Xi’s open letter to New Zealand

For a Better Future of the China-New Zealand Relations. President Xi’s open letter to New Zealand ahead of his state visit. Tonight, I will begin my first visit to New Zealand as the President of the People's Republic of China, bringing with me the friendly sentiments of the Chinese people to the people of New...

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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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