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Mexico Earthquake

By   /  February 17, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, 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, Safe Travel, Security, Tourism, Transport, Travel  /  Comments Off on Mexico Earthquake

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Safe Travel – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Mexico Earthquake Mexico Earthquake A 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck in Oaxaca (approximately 380 km from Mexico City) at 17:40 on 16  February 2018 (local time).   An earthquake alert was issued in Mexico City. Local services, including transport, may be […]

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Ethiopia State of Emergency

By   /  February 17, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, 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, Safe Travel, Security, Tourism, Transport, Travel  /  Comments Off on Ethiopia State of Emergency

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Safe Travel – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Ethiopia State of Emergency Ethiopia State of Emergency On the evening if 16 February 2018 the Government of Ethiopia declared a State of Emergency in response to a wave of protests and following the resignation of Prime Minister Hailemariam […]

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Tropical Cyclone Gita

By   /  February 16, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, 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, Safe Travel, Security, Tourism, Transport, Travel  /  Comments Off on Tropical Cyclone Gita

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Safe Travel – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Tropical Cyclone Gita Tropical Cyclone Gita Tropical Cyclone Gita passed through Tonga and Fiji on 12-14 February 2018 as a category 4 cyclone, causing substantial damage. Tropical Cyclone Gita continues to travel through the South Pacific – for further […]

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Thailand conserving the environment

By   /  February 16, 2018  /  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 Thailand conserving the environment

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Thailand conserving the environment New Zealanders travelling to Thailand are advised to adhere to recently introduced measures by the Government of  the Kingdom of Thailand to conserve the environment and protect natural resources in beaches and coastal areas. These measures will prohibit: […]

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Tropical Cyclone Gita: Tonga and Fiji

By   /  February 13, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, 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, Safe Travel, Security, Tourism, Transport, Travel  /  Comments Off on Tropical Cyclone Gita: Tonga and Fiji

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Safe Travel – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Tropical Cyclone Gita: Tonga and Fiji Tropical Cyclone Gita: Tonga and Fiji Tropical Cyclone Gita passed through Tonga on 12-13 February 2018 as a category 4 cyclone, causing substantial damage. Tropical Cyclone Gita continues on its forecasted path as a […]

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South Korea: Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018

By   /  January 15, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, 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, Safe Travel, Security, Tourism, Transport, Travel  /  Comments Off on South Korea: Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Safe Travel – Press Release/Statement: Headline: South Korea: Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018 South Korea: Pyeongchang Winter Olympics 2018 Tips for fans travelling to the 2018 Winter Olympics and Paralympics in Pyeongchang, Korea. Visit the SafeTravel website to read our travel advisory for South Korea and […]

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SafeTravel Support

By   /  December 22, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, 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, Safe Travel, Security, Tourism, Transport, Travel  /  Comments Off on SafeTravel Support

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Safe Travel – Press Release/Statement: Headline: SafeTravel Support SafeTravel Support The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade and SafeTravel Registration support will be closed from Friday 22 December 2017 and will re-open Wednesday 3 January 2018.   If you are a New Zealander in need of […]

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WTO 11th Ministerial Conference — fossil fuel subsidies

By   /  December 19, 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 WTO 11th Ministerial Conference — fossil fuel subsidies

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Press Release/Statement: Headline: WTO 11th Ministerial Conference — fossil fuel subsidies Fossil Fuel Subsidies Ministerial Statement on behalf of Chile; Costa Rica; Iceland; Liechtenstein; Mexico; The Republic of Moldova; New Zealand; Norway; Samoa; Switzerland; The Separate Customs Territory of Taiwan, Penghu, Kinmen and Matsu, and […]

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Video: NZ proposes global trade solution to fossil fuel subsidy challenge

By   /  December 19, 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 Video: NZ proposes global trade solution to fossil fuel subsidy challenge

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Video: NZ proposes global trade solution to fossil fuel subsidy challenge The New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade has today released a video calling for international action against the US$425 billion annual spend on fossil fuel subsidies.  “Many countries have […]

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Europe: Winter Travel Disruptions

By   /  December 12, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, 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, Safe Travel, Security, Tourism, Transport, Travel  /  Comments Off on Europe: Winter Travel Disruptions

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Safe Travel – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Europe: Winter Travel Disruptions Europe: Winter Travel Disruptions Wintery weather including heavy snow and ice is disrupting travel in the United Kingdom and parts of Northern Europe. Both national and international flights have been cancelled and delayed, as have […]

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Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories: Potential Civil Unrest

By   /  December 8, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, 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, Safe Travel, Security, Tourism, Transport, Travel  /  Comments Off on Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories: Potential Civil Unrest

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Safe Travel – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories: Potential Civil Unrest Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories: Potential Civil Unrest Protests and demonstrations are expected to take place across Israel, the West Bank and Gaza, including at checkpoints. Unrest may occur […]

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Climate change briefing

By   /  December 8, 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 Climate change briefing

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Climate change briefing We are providing a briefing on the international climate change agenda on 15 December, following on from the Bonn climate meeting. New Zealand Climate Change Ambassador Jo Tyndall, Head of Delegation Anna Broadhurst, MFAT first-time negotiator Seamus Dunn, MPI […]

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New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade: Briefing for incoming ministers

By   /  December 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 New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade: Briefing for incoming ministers

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Briefing for incoming ministers The Government has released the Ministry’s briefings to the incoming Minister of Foreign Affairs, Minister for Trade and Export Growth and Minister for Climate Change. Each briefing provides a portfolio overview, briefing on major portfolio issues and information […]

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Travelling in the Festive Season

By   /  December 5, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, 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, Safe Travel, Security, Tourism, Transport, Travel  /  Comments Off on Travelling in the Festive Season

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Safe Travel – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Travelling in the Festive Season Travelling in the Festive Season The holiday period in December and January is peak season for international air travel, and we wish all New Zealand travellers a safe trip over the summer. We have […]

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On Change and Continuity – Jonathan Kings’ address at the CID Annual Conference

By   /  November 24, 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 On Change and Continuity – Jonathan Kings’ address at the CID Annual Conference

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Press Release/Statement: Headline: On Change and Continuity – Jonathan Kings’ address at the CID Annual Conference The Council for International Development (CID) conference is an annual event that brings together almost 50 non-government organisations (NGOs) working in international development. Each annual conference explores a different […]

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New Zealand and Mexico join deal to proceed with Trans-Pacific Partnership

By   /  November 23, 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 New Zealand and Mexico join deal to proceed with Trans-Pacific Partnership

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Press Release/Statement: Headline: New Zealand and Mexico join deal to proceed with Trans-Pacific Partnership Over the weekend ministers from the 11 Trans-Pacific Partnership countries reached agreement on the core elements of a modified “Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership” (CPTPP). The ministers were meeting […]

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SafeTravel website currently unavailable. We are working on it.

By   /  November 2, 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 SafeTravel website currently unavailable. We are working on it.

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Press Release/Statement: Headline: SafeTravel website currently unavailable. We are working on it. The SafeTravel website is currently unavailable to some users. We are aware of the issue, and are working with providers to get it fixed. All previous registration details are still in the system. […]

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5 things to know about COP23

By   /  October 26, 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 5 things to know about COP23

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Press Release/Statement: Headline: 5 things to know about COP23 The next global climate change meeting is in Bonn, Germany, from 6-17 November. Here’s what you need to know. It’s the 23rd Conference of the Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) […]

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Climate change stakeholder briefing

By   /  October 16, 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 Climate change stakeholder briefing

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Climate change stakeholder briefing We are providing a briefing on the international climate change agenda on 26 October. New Zealand Climate Change Ambassador Jo Tyndall and some of our team of negotiators will speak about the upcoming COP23 meeting […]

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