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How China’s best performing brands localise for the China market

In recent years ‘localisation’ has been one of the buzzwords for foreign ...

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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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Taking Golden Bay to Beijing

From the remote South Island coastal community of Golden Bay, a natural health company ...

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eGates Open to Chinese Travellers

The first Chinese travellers to officially use the Customs eGates (formerly known as ...

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Mandarin language assistants welcomed

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

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Virtual Reality Technology a Hit at Kiwi Link China

Virtual Reality Technology a Hit at Kiwi Link China

Fox Glacier Guiding’s Virtual Reality Technology a Hit at Kiwi Link China in Beijing: A South Island glacier guiding company is claiming a New Zealand tourism marketing ‘first’ with the development of cutting-edge visual reality technology to bring its product to the overseas buyer market. Fox...

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Lincoln delegates visit ‘brothers’ in China

Lincoln delegates visit ‘brothers’ in China

Lincoln University staff members visited one of China’s top universities recently to strengthen a landscape architecture co-operation agreement that was signed between the institutions last year. Beijing’s Tsinghua University belongs to the elite C9 League alliance, which is mainland China’s...

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Fund boosts sister school ties with China

Fund boosts sister school ties with China

Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment Minister Steven Joyce announced on 25 Oct that 25 schools across New Zealand will each receive up to $2,500 to build sister school relationships with China.“The China-New Zealand Sister School Fund enables schools to support staff or student exchanges, curriculum-based...

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Free resources to tell your New Zealand story

Free resources to tell your New Zealand story

Being a New Zealand business can be a real selling point if you’re looking to export or expand overseas. A new online toolkit offers advice and case studies, along with free infographics and high-resolution images and videos to help your business articulate the unique value of your New Zealandness to an international...

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Air New Zealand and Air China launch new alliance route

Air New Zealand and Air China launch new alliance route

Air New Zealand and Air China launched joint sales for a new daily direct service between Auckland and Beijing after receiving approval from New Zealand Minister of Transport Hon Simon Bridges to form a strategic alliance on 1 September. The alliance between the two national carriers will see air capacity between Auckland...

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China Gets a Taste of Wellington’s Mojo

China Gets a Taste of Wellington’s Mojo

Wellington’s Mojo Coffee has taken to teaching Chinese the taste of real coffee through their boutique roaster café in Xi’an. “They do drink a lot of tea in China,” says Mojo founder Steve Gianoutsos who was on hand along with business partner Charlie Zheng, to check the coffee being served was...

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China Southern Airlines to fly between the South Island and China

China Southern Airlines to fly between the South Island ...

The South Island tourism industry has formed a partnership with Asia’s largest airline which will see a new year-round air service begin in December 2015. China Southern Airlines, in partnership with Christchurch Airport and the South Island tourism industry, has announced it will begin flying directly between...

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NZ-China science partnership celebrated

NZ-China science partnership celebrated

Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce unveiled a plaque at the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Guangzhou on 21 September in acknowledgment of the strength of science collaboration between New Zealand and China. The plaque represents the partnership between the Guangzhou Institutes of Biomedicine and Health and New...

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Wellington secures kiwi product deal in China

Wellington secures kiwi product deal in China

An agreement earlier this year by a Wellington delegation to China led by Mayor Celia Wade-Brown has borne fruit with the launch of the Seashine Supermarket group’s first ‘New Zealand corner’. New Zealand products will be promoted in the supermarket chain across Xiamen and Fujian Province, occupying a...

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Spark responds to huge increase in mobile data consumption in China

Spark responds to huge increase in mobile data consumption ...

Spark announced last week that it has launched new Roaming Data Packs for 16 countries in response to a phenomenal increase in the amount of mobile data used by customers travelling overseas. The company has seen a more than 460-per cent increase in the total amount of mobile data used by...

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Pacific Aerospace gets huge profile boost in China

Pacific Aerospace gets huge profile boost in China

One hundred million Chinese are about to learn a whole lot more about New Zealand’s own Pacific Aerospace and its flagship aircraft, the P-750 XSTOL. Six high-profile Chinese celebrities – two actors, a singer, a fashion model, television host and businessman – filmed two episodes of ‘The Flying...

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On task for the inaugural New Zealand Chinese Language Week 7-13 September 2015

On task for the inaugural New Zealand Chinese Language ...

A message from co-chairs, Jo Coughlan and Raymond Huo.  We want to report we are making great progress on the upcoming inaugural New Zealand Chinese Language Week. A NZCLW website has been launched, http://nzclw.com, and we are now populating it with relevant resources and events. New Zealand Chinese Language...

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