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Pakistan

By   /  July 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Pakistan

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Pakistan Reviewed: 21 July 2017, 11:45 NZST Still current at: 21 July 2017 Related news features There is extreme risk to your security in the Federally-Administered Tribal Areas, Balochistan, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (formerly known as the North-West Frontier Province), and border areas with India. […]

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New Zealand Statement : United Nations Security Council Open Debate on ‘Enhancing African Capabilities’ and Peace and Security

By   /  July 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Statement : United Nations Security Council Open Debate on ‘Enhancing African Capabilities’ and Peace and Security

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: New Zealand Statement : United Nations Security Council Open Debate on ‘Enhancing African Capabilities’ and Peace and Security Delivered by Ms. Felicity Roxburgh, Political Coordinator, New Zealand Permanent Mission to the United Nations Mr President, We join others today in thanking the […]

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Concerns at Japan’s commercial whaling signal

By   /  July 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Gerry Brownlee, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Concerns at Japan’s commercial whaling signal

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Concerns at Japan’s commercial whaling signal Foreign Minister Gerry Brownlee says he’s concerned that Japan is driving towards overturning the long-standing global moratorium on commercial whaling. “New Zealand is extremely disappointed that Japan has passed new legislation that commits to subsidising its whaling fleet,” Mr Brownlee […]

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Two years on, Nepal is still picking up the pieces

By   /  July 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Foreign Affairs, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Two years on, Nepal is still picking up the pieces

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement Headline: Two years on, Nepal is still picking up the pieces Manawatu Standard emergency services and defence reporter Kirsty Lawrence and photographer Warwick Smith travelled to Nepal in March to find out how the country has fared two years after a magnitude-7.8 earthquake struck. […]

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Zambia

By   /  July 18, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Zambia

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Zambia Reviewed: 21 July 2016, 14:50 NZST Still current at: 18 July 2017 There is high risk to your security in the border areas with the Democratic Republic of Congo, Angola and Mozambique due to the presence of landmines. The local authorities […]

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Tunisia

By   /  July 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Tunisia

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Tunisia Reviewed: 17 July 2017, 11:45 NZST Still current at: 17 July 2017 Related news features There is extreme risk to your security in the Chaambi Mountains National Park, near the border with Algeria. We advise against all travel to this area […]

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New Pacific rugby partnership kicks off

By   /  July 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Gerry Brownlee, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on New Pacific rugby partnership kicks off

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New Pacific rugby partnership kicks off A new sporting partnership will promote healthy lifestyles and encourage teenagers in the Pacific to take part in sport, Foreign Minister Gerry Brownlee says. The Pacific Sporting Partnership – Sports for Health Rugby programme kicked off yesterday at the […]

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Australia

By   /  July 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Australia

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Australia Reviewed: 14 July 2017, 13:59 NZST Still current at: 14 July 2017 There is some risk to your security in Australia due to the threat of terrorism and we advise caution. ‘); $(‘#close-map’).click(function(){ $overlay.hide(); $(this).remove(); }); }); $(‘.overlay-bg’).click(function(){ $overlay.hide(); }); initialize(); […]

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NZ welcomes visit from UK Foreign Secretary

By   /  July 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Gerry Brownlee, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on NZ welcomes visit from UK Foreign Secretary

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: NZ welcomes visit from UK Foreign Secretary Foreign Minister Gerry Brownlee has confirmed that United Kingdom Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson will visit New Zealand from 23-25 July. “New Zealand and the United Kingdom enjoy a close and enduring friendship,” Mr Brownlee says.    “We share extensive defence […]

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Brazil

By   /  July 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Brazil

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Brazil Reviewed: 12 July 2017, 11:41 NZST Still current at: 12 July 2017 Related news features There is some risk to your security in Brazil due to violent crime and we advise caution.  ‘); $(‘#close-map’).click(function(){ $overlay.hide(); $(this).remove(); }); }); $(‘.overlay-bg’).click(function(){ $overlay.hide(); }); […]

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Laos

By   /  July 11, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Laos

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Laos Reviewed: 11 July 2017, 12:00 NZST Still current at: 11 July 2017 Related news features There is a high risk to your security in Xaisomboun Province due to the potential of violent incidents and we advise against all tourist and other […]

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New stabilisation funding as Mosul is retaken

By   /  July 10, 2017  /  24/7 News, Defence, Foreign Affairs, Gerry Brownlee, Mark Mitchell, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on New stabilisation funding as Mosul is retaken

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New stabilisation funding as Mosul is retaken New Zealand has congratulated the Iraqi government on the successful liberation of Mosul from ISIS after a long and hard-fought campaign. Foreign Minister Gerry Brownlee and Defence Minister Mark Mitchell say the liberation of Mosul is an important […]

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Lamb Shank Redemption at NZ Food Week in Korea

By   /  July 7, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Export and Trade, Foreign Affairs, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Pacific Region, Press Release, Trade  /  Comments Off on Lamb Shank Redemption at NZ Food Week in Korea

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Lamb Shank Redemption at NZ Food Week in Korea Celebrity Chef Lee Jinho and his cooking demonstration New Zealand Food Week in Korea and local interest in New Zealand food and beverage offerings has kept the NZTE Seoul office […]

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Humanitarian assistance for war-torn Iraq

By   /  July 5, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Gerry Brownlee, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on Humanitarian assistance for war-torn Iraq

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Humanitarian assistance for war-torn Iraq New Zealand will contribute $1.5 million to the International Committee of the Red Cross for crucial humanitarian assistance in Iraq, Foreign Minister Gerry Brownlee has announced. The humanitarian crisis in Iraq is one of the largest and most volatile in […]

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North Korea missile tests unacceptable

By   /  July 4, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Gerry Brownlee, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on North Korea missile tests unacceptable

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: North Korea missile tests unacceptable Foreign Minister Gerry Brownlee has condemned today’s test launch of a ballistic missile by North Korea.    “North Korea has now tested more than a dozen ballistic missiles this year,” Mr Brownlee says. “Like those previous tests, today’s launch violates UN […]

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$15 million boost for Pacific labour mobility

By   /  July 4, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Gerry Brownlee, Immigration, Michael Woodhouse, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on $15 million boost for Pacific labour mobility

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: $15 million boost for Pacific labour mobility The Government has today announced $10 million in new funding to expand Pacific labour mobility, as the Recognised Seasonal Employer (RSE) scheme celebrates ten years of success. Foreign Minister Gerry Brownlee and Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse say the […]

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Chengdu consulate-general internship broadens horizons

By   /  July 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Foreign Affairs, NGOs  /  Comments Off on Chengdu consulate-general internship broadens horizons

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement Headline: Chengdu consulate-general internship broadens horizons Ashton Jones describes immersing himself in the cuture and his job as an intern at the New Zealand Consulate-General in Chengdu, China. Ashton travelled to China as part of the Foundation’s business internships programme. The city of Chengdu has […]

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NZ support for agriculture innovation

By   /  June 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Gerry Brownlee, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release  /  Comments Off on NZ support for agriculture innovation

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: NZ support for agriculture innovation Foreign Minister Gerry Brownlee has announced an $11 million boost to global agricultural research. “New Zealand is a world leader in international agriculture research and we want to help meet global food needs in ways that are positive for the environment,” […]

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An inspiring experience at the World Economic Forum

By   /  June 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, Asia New Zealand Foundation, Foreign Affairs, NGOs  /  Comments Off on An inspiring experience at the World Economic Forum

MIL OSI – Source: Asia New Zealand Foundation – Press Release/Statement Headline: An inspiring experience at the World Economic Forum Leadership Network member Shruthi Vijayakumar describes attending the World Economic Forum (WEF) on ASEAN in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. She was one of 25 people under the age of 30 representing the WEF Global Shapers Community who provided a youth voice at […]

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Chinese Poll Tax Heritage Trust appoints Trustees

By   /  June 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Chinese, Chinese Poll Tax Heritage Trust, Communities, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, Individuals, News, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Promotional, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Chinese Poll Tax Heritage Trust appoints Trustees

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Chinese Poll Tax Heritage Trust appoints Trustees On 15 May 2017, Hon Judith Collins, Minister for Ethnic Communities appointed new trustees for the Chinese Poll Tax Heritage Trust (CPTHT). The CPTHT was established in 2004 as a gesture of goodwill to […]

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