Loading...
You are here:  Home  >  Asia New Zealand Foundation
Latest

Chinese Days help foster “future global citizens”

By   /  November 15, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Immigration, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Chinese Days help foster “future global citizens”

Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Chinese Days help foster “future global citizens” Kids in schools around the country cooked dumplings, made lanterns, practised tai chi and tried their hands at calligraphy to mark Chinese Language Week last month. (Continue reading below) [embedded content] Check out some of the activities students around […]

Read More →
Latest

Simon Draper’s November update, 2017

By   /  November 15, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Immigration, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Simon Draper’s November update, 2017

Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Simon Draper’s November update, 2017 It’s been a busy past couple of weeks for us at the Foundation. Starting Strong: Asian under-fives report launch Last week we released our latest research ‘Starting Strong: Nurturing the potential of our Asian under-fives’ which looks at the changing demographics […]

Read More →
Latest

Schools’ Chinese Days help foster “future global citizens”

By   /  November 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Foreign Affairs, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Schools’ Chinese Days help foster “future global citizens”

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement Headline: Schools’ Chinese Days help foster “future global citizens” Kids in schools around the country cooked dumplings, made lanterns, practised tai chi and tried their hands at calligraphy to mark Chinese Language Week last month. (Continue reading below) [embedded content] Check out some of […]

Read More →
Latest

Working with the dead in S.E Asia

By   /  November 14, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Immigration, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Working with the dead in S.E Asia

Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Working with the dead in S.E Asia University of Otago senior lecturer Sian Halcrow describes her work researching looking at the impacts of the intensification of agriculture on humans, and the roots of Asian civilisations. “Oh, so you’re like a historical bone detective?” That’s the type of […]

Read More →
Latest

Report: Maintaining cultural knowledge and language skills — a challenge for Asian under-fives

By   /  November 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Foreign Affairs, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Report: Maintaining cultural knowledge and language skills — a challenge for Asian under-fives

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement Headline: Report: Maintaining cultural knowledge and language skills — a challenge for Asian under-fives A new report released today by the Asia New Zealand Foundation finds maintaining cultural knowledge and language skills is a challenge for the growing number of under-five Asian children in […]

Read More →
Latest

Sky’s the limit as Moonbars take flight in Asia

By   /  November 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Foreign Affairs, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Sky’s the limit as Moonbars take flight in Asia

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement Headline: Sky’s the limit as Moonbars take flight in Asia Richard King, a former first-class cricketer who three years ago set out to make an ultra healthy snack bar with David Bowie-inspired names, has just signed his first export deal with a Malaysian distributor. […]

Read More →
Latest

Kiwi experience for S.E Asian social entrepreneurs

By   /  November 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Foreign Affairs, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Kiwi experience for S.E Asian social entrepreneurs

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement Headline: Kiwi experience for S.E Asian social entrepreneurs Eight leading social entrepreneurs from Southeast Asia recently spent a whirlwind week in New Zealand learning about this country and engaging with the New Zealand social enterprise scene, including attending the Social Enterprise World Forum in […]

Read More →
Latest

Kiwi kids dazzled by Diwali dancers

By   /  October 26, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Immigration, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Kiwi kids dazzled by Diwali dancers

Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Kiwi kids dazzled by Diwali dancers Kiwi kids got a taste of Indian culture when a dance troupe in the country for this year’s Diwali festivals took to the road and visited schools in Auckland and Porirua last week. It wasn’t all one way traffic either, […]

Read More →
Latest

Big things grow from the seed of an idea

By   /  October 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Foreign Affairs, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Big things grow from the seed of an idea

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement Headline: Big things grow from the seed of an idea Leadership Network member Florence Van Dyke is using some little seeds to grow a million-dollar export business. The 27 year old ditched a high-flying career in corporate law in Auckland to join sister Chloe […]

Read More →
Latest

Thailand visit for fashion entrepreneurs

By   /  October 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Immigration, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Thailand visit for fashion entrepreneurs

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Thailand visit for fashion entrepreneurs The Asia New Zealand Foundation is offering up-to five young New Zealand fashion entrepreneurs and business leaders the chance to visit Thailand. The week-long programme will give participants a better understanding of the fashion sector in Thailand and the region […]

Read More →
Latest

Fast-paced news for intern in Manila

By   /  October 17, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Immigration, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Fast-paced news for intern in Manila

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Fast-paced news for intern in Manila Auckland freelance journalist Janie Cameron describes the five weeks she spent at The Philippine Star in Manila. (continue reading below) I arrived in the Philippines almost a year into President Duterte’s infamous ‘War on Drugs’, and shortly after […]

Read More →
Latest

Chinese business principals: guanxi, mianzi, renqing

By   /  October 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Foreign Affairs, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Chinese business principals: guanxi, mianzi, renqing

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement Headline: Chinese business principals: guanxi, mianzi, renqing The Chinese concepts of guānxi (关系), miànzi (面子) and rénqíng (人情) defy direct translation into English but are important when doing business in China. Victoria University of Wellington’s Dr Gao Hongzhi, who has researched the role of […]

Read More →
Latest

Taiwan collaboration for Moana | Asia New Zealand

By   /  October 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Foreign Affairs, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Taiwan collaboration for Moana | Asia New Zealand

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement Headline: Taiwan collaboration for Moana | Asia New Zealand New Zealand singer/song writer Moana Maniapoto recently travelled to Taiwan in search of an indigenous Taiwanese musician to collaborate with on her latest album, ONO. While in Taiwan, Maniapoto also performed alongside internationally renowned electronica musician/producer […]

Read More →
Latest

Taiwan collaboration for Moana Maniapoto

By   /  October 11, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Immigration, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Taiwan collaboration for Moana Maniapoto

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Taiwan collaboration for Moana Maniapoto New Zealand singer/song writer Moana Maniapoto recently travelled to Taiwan in search of an indigenous Taiwanese musician to collaborate with on her latest album, ONO. While in Taiwan, Maniapoto also performed alongside internationally renowned electronica musician/producer Paddy Free at […]

Read More →
Latest

Track II with Prospect Foundation, Taiwan

By   /  October 9, 2017  /  24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Foreign Affairs, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Track II with Prospect Foundation, Taiwan

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement Headline: Track II with Prospect Foundation, Taiwan The Asia New Zealand Foundation is looking for participants for a track II round table with the Prospect Foundation from Taipei. The event will take place in Wellington in the Asia New Zealand Foundation boardroom, on Tuesday October […]

Read More →
Latest

Nine Kiwi educators join Korean Studies Workshop

By   /  October 5, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Immigration, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Nine Kiwi educators join Korean Studies Workshop

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Nine Kiwi educators join Korean Studies Workshop Nine Kiwi educators travelled to South Korea to take part in the Korean Studies Workshop – a programme organised by the Asia New Zealand Foundation in collaboration with Australia’s Asia Education Foundation (AEF) and Korea Foundation. […]

Read More →
Latest

Artist dances Elliptical Fiction on Taipei residency

By   /  October 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Foreign Affairs, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Artist dances Elliptical Fiction on Taipei residency

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement Headline: Artist dances Elliptical Fiction on Taipei residency Dancer and choreographer Zahra Killeen-Chance recently spent three months on an Asia New Zealand Foundation residency at Taipei Artist Village where she collaborated with local artists and developed her project Elliptical Fiction. She perfomed the work at an […]

Read More →
Latest

Artist creates Elliptical Fiction on Taipei residency

By   /  October 3, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Immigration, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Associations and Organisaitons, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Artist creates Elliptical Fiction on Taipei residency

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Artist creates Elliptical Fiction on Taipei residency Dancer and choreographer Zahra Killeen-Chance recently spent three months on an Asia New Zealand Foundation residency at Taipei Artist Village where she collaborated with local artists and developed her project Elliptical Fiction. She perfomed the work at an […]

Read More →
Latest

School market day teaches students about Asia

By   /  October 2, 2017  /  24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Foreign Affairs, NGOs  /  Comments Off on School market day teaches students about Asia

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement Headline: School market day teaches students about Asia Business studies students at Auckland’s Glendowie College set up stalls and made Asian cuisine for their school mates to learn about the peoples, places and cultures of Asia as part of the school’s International Market Day, […]

Read More →
Latest

Track II: China’s access to Big Data fueling tech boom

By   /  September 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Foreign Affairs, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Track II: China’s access to Big Data fueling tech boom

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement Headline: Track II: China’s access to Big Data fueling tech boom Fairfax National Communities editor Jeremy Rees was struck by the way Chinese tech companies are mining Big Data to make technological leaps when he travelled to China in August as part of an Asia New […]

Read More →