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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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United Nations Women Executive Board: New Zealand Statement

By   /  February 16, 2018  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on United Nations Women Executive Board: New Zealand Statement

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: United Nations Women Executive Board: New Zealand Statement Madam President I start by congratulating the President and Vice-Presidents on their election to the Bureau – New Zealand is excited to be back on the UN Women Executive Board and we look forward […]

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CONSERVING THE ENVIRONMENT AND PROTECT NATURAL RESOURCES

By   /  February 15, 2018  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on CONSERVING THE ENVIRONMENT AND PROTECT NATURAL RESOURCES

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: CONSERVING THE ENVIRONMENT AND PROTECT NATURAL RESOURCES THAILAND CONSERVING THE ENVIRONMENT AND PROTECT NATURAL RESOURCES 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 […]

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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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Ambassador Holborow presents Credentials to President Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier

By   /  February 10, 2018  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Ambassador Holborow presents Credentials to President Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Ambassador Holborow presents Credentials to President Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier On Friday 25 January, Ambassador Rupert Holborow had the honour of presenting his credentials to Federal German President Dr Frank-Walter Steinmeier. Before formally being able to represent New Zealand in the receiving country […]

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Minister O’Connor at Green Week Berlin

By   /  February 10, 2018  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Minister O’Connor at Green Week Berlin

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Minister O’Connor at Green Week Berlin New Zealand Minister of Agriculture Damien O’Connor travelled to Berlin from 18-21 January to take part in the Global Forum for Food and Agriculture, which was hosted by the German Government during International Green Week. The […]

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United Nations Security Council open debate on working methods

By   /  February 8, 2018  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on United Nations Security Council open debate on working methods

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: United Nations Security Council open debate on working methods I thank Kuwait for convening this open debate and Ian Martin for briefing this morning.  We all have a stake in this issue, because poor working methods can lead to poor outcomes. While […]

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Notice of draft Comprehensive Environmental Evaluations under the Antarctica (Environmental Protection) Act 1994

By   /  February 2, 2018  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Notice of draft Comprehensive Environmental Evaluations under the Antarctica (Environmental Protection) Act 1994

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Notice of draft Comprehensive Environmental Evaluations under the Antarctica (Environmental Protection) Act 1994 China and the United Kingdom have each published a draft Comprehensive Environmental Evaluation (CEE) for construction activity in Antarctica. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) is seeking […]

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Prime Minister’s Pacific Youth Awards 2018 – Air New Zealand Leadership and Inspiration Award

By   /  January 26, 2018  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Aid, 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  /  Comments Off on Prime Minister’s Pacific Youth Awards 2018 – Air New Zealand Leadership and Inspiration Award

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Aid and Development – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Prime Minister’s Pacific Youth Awards 2018 – Air New Zealand Leadership and Inspiration Award We’re supporting the Prime Minister’s Pacific Youth Awards – Air New Zealand Leadership and Inspiration Award.     The award recognises a young person who has demonstrated outstanding […]

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Afghanistan

By   /  January 24, 2018  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Afghanistan

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Afghanistan Reviewed: 24 January 2018, 18:30 NZDT Still current at: 24 January 2018 Related news features There is extreme risk to your security in Afghanistan and we advise against all travel. The hostile and unpredictable security situation, high and ongoing threat from […]

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Public Advisory: Potential historic radiation exposure at McMurdo Station

By   /  January 23, 2018  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Public Advisory: Potential historic radiation exposure at McMurdo Station

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Public Advisory: Potential historic radiation exposure at McMurdo Station As a part of Operation Deep Freeze, the U.S. Navy maintained a small nuclear power plant at the McMurdo Station, Antarctica, from 1962 to 1979. McMurdo Station and the site of the former […]

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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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Iran – Civil Unrest

By   /  January 4, 2018  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Iran – Civil Unrest

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Iran – Civil Unrest Iran – Civil Unrest Since 28 December 2017 there have been demonstrations in several cities across Iran. These protests remain unpredictable and there have been reports of violence and fatalities.  New Zealanders in Iran are advised to remain […]

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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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Cambodia

By   /  December 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Cambodia

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Release/Statement Headline: Cambodia Reviewed: 19 December 2017, 13:30 NZDT Still current at: 19 December 2017 Related news features There is some risk to your security in Cambodia 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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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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