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The New Zealand Herald
McCully met Saudi businessman in farm deal - documentspartnership," according to minutes from the agri-hub's governance group, which
McCully met Saudi businessman in farm deal - documents
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
partnership," according to minutes from the agri-hub's governance group, which includes a Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade official. A spokesman for McCully said today the meeting was not scheduled and the two men bumped into each other at... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
EROAD announced as American Trucking Associations Partner(NZX: ERD) has been named a Corporate Partner of American Trucking Associations
EROAD announced as American Trucking Associations Partner
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
(NZX: ERD) has been named a Corporate Partner of American Trucking Associations (ATA).ATA is the USA’s largest national trade association for the transportation industry. It develops policies promoting highway safety, security, environmental... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Kiwifruit exports reach record levelscheese, and fresh milk and cream exported were all up in the year ended June 20
Kiwifruit exports reach record levels
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
cheese, and fresh milk and cream exported were all up in the year ended June 2016. This release focuses on our goods trade.Goods and Services Trade by Country: Year ended June 2016 will be available on 2 September 2016. For the year ended... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Jirsch Sutherland appointed as Administrator of ValleygirlJoint and Several Administrators of fashion boutique business Valleygirl New Ze
Jirsch Sutherland appointed as Administrator of Valleygirl
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Joint and Several Administrators of fashion boutique business Valleygirl New Zealand Limited on 22 July 2016.The companies trade as ‘Valleygirl’ and ‘temt’ in New Zealand, and there are approximately 40 stores across the country.“The New Zealand... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
PT&I’s Pacific Hub opens at Auckland Food ShowMonday, 25 July 2016, 5:29 pmPress Release: Pacific Islands Trade and InvestMed
PT&I’s Pacific Hub opens at Auckland Food Show
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Monday, 25 July 2016, 5:29 pmPress Release: Pacific Islands Trade and InvestMedia Release – For general release25 July 2016Pacific Trade & Invest (PT&I) has... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Prime Minister's department knew of warninggroup were unsubstantiated. Photo / Nick Reed The Prime Minister's department
Prime Minister's department knew of warning
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
group were unsubstantiated. Photo / Nick Reed The Prime Minister's department was aware Zespri in China was warned about trade implications against New Zealand companies. However, the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet (DPMC) did not brief... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Safety-conscious Kiwis say nonsaid all tourists should register their details with SafeTravel and follow advi
Safety-conscious Kiwis say non
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
said all tourists should register their details with SafeTravel and follow advice from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade. The ministry has published a list of areas which pose an "extreme risk" and should not be travelled to. It includes... Read more
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NZCity
Beware, Kiwis in Munich urged after attackstay vigilant after at least nine people died in a shooting attack at a shoppin
Beware, Kiwis in Munich urged after attack
NZCity / Posted 6 days ago
stay vigilant after at least nine people died in a shooting attack at a shopping mall. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade has not updated its general advisory for Germany but is urging Kiwis in the area to be cautious and to avoid going near... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Munich attack: Kiwis speak of terrorto get home." There are 420 New Zealanders currently registered as being in Ge
Munich attack: Kiwis speak of terror
Otago Daily Times / Posted 6 days ago
to get home." There are 420 New Zealanders currently registered as being in Germany, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (Mfat) spokeswoman said. "The New Zealand Embassy in Berlin is in contact with German authorities to ascertain whether... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Munich shooting: Kiwis tell of horror - 'Everyone started running down the street'is very subdued." There are 420 New Zealanders currently registered as being i
Munich shooting: Kiwis tell of horror - 'Everyone started running down the street'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
is very subdued." There are 420 New Zealanders currently registered as being in Germany, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (Mfat) spokeswoman said. "The New Zealand Embassy in Berlin is in contact with German authorities to ascertain whether... Read more
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NZCity
Key condemns Nice attack5pm on Friday (NZT) an official said there was no new information. The New Zea
Key condemns Nice attack
NZCity / Posted 7 days ago
5pm on Friday (NZT) an official said there was no new information. The New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) said it had reviewed its travel advice for France, saying there was a heightened threat of terrorism there after... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
David Trubridge is Hawke’s Bay Exporter of the Yearjewellery designer David Trubridge has won ExportNZ’s ASB Exporter of the Year
David Trubridge is Hawke’s Bay Exporter of the Year
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
jewellery designer David Trubridge has won ExportNZ’s ASB Exporter of the Year Award.The award was presented by the Head of Trade Finance at ASB Bank, Mike Atkins, at the awards dinner last night at The Old Church in Meeanee.David Trubridge had... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New Zealand payment times remain lowtimes remain lowThursday, 21 July 2016, 5:27 pmPress Release: Dun and Bradstree
New Zealand payment times remain low
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
times remain lowThursday, 21 July 2016, 5:27 pmPress Release: Dun and BradstreetNZ_Trade_Payments_Analysis_Report__Q2_2016.pdfNew Zealand invoice payment times have maintained their record-low momentum,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NZ premiere 8 August: "The Solar Nation of Tokelau"event has been organised by Rotary Club Devonport and is supported by the New Z
NZ premiere 8 August: "The Solar Nation of Tokelau"
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
event has been organised by Rotary Club Devonport and is supported by the New Zealand German Business Association (German Trade Office), The German Embassy and the Goethe Institute in Wellington. After the 45 minute documentary we'll have a panel... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
A game of plant, nudge then smudgeTrade disputes are difficult but the allegation of steel dumping by China is pl
A game of plant, nudge then smudge
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Trade disputes are difficult but the allegation of steel dumping by China is playing out more messily than most. John Key has gained an assurance from China that there will not be any reprisals if there is an investigation. Photo / Martin Sykes A... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New Zealand Global Women appoints new CEOis one of the things that attracted her to the role.Miranda studied at Harvard
New Zealand Global Women appoints new CEO
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
is one of the things that attracted her to the role.Miranda studied at Harvard University (USA) as the recipient of the Trade New Zealand Export Award in 1999 and is a current member of the Institute of Directors.ENDS © Scoop Media Sparks Fly:... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Australia and NZ sign arrangement to streamline tradeTuesday, 19 July 2016, 12:31 pmPress Release: New Zealand Customs Service 19 Ju
Australia and NZ sign arrangement to streamline trade
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
Tuesday, 19 July 2016, 12:31 pmPress Release: New Zealand Customs Service 19 July 2016MEDIA RELEASEAustralia and New Zealand sign arrangement to streamline tradeTrusted Trans-Tasman exporters will... Read more
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NZCity
Kiwis urged to lie low in Turkeyis imposed during a coup attempt. Turkey is a popular destination for backpack
Kiwis urged to lie low in Turkey
NZCity / Posted 14 days ago
is imposed during a coup attempt. Turkey is a popular destination for backpackers and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade says 202 Kiwis are registered as being in the country now. "New Zealanders in Turkey are advised to stay in their home... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kiwi witness to Nice attack: It was just horrificthe long weekend so the process of finding out whether everyone was ok was ongo
Kiwi witness to Nice attack: It was just horrific
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
the long weekend so the process of finding out whether everyone was ok was ongoing. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade says there are no indications, at this stage, that any New Zealanders are among victims of the terror attack in Nice,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
No Kiwis among Nice terror attack victims, says the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Tradeat a barrier near the scene after a truck attack in Nice, southern France. Phot
No Kiwis among Nice terror attack victims, says the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
at a barrier near the scene after a truck attack in Nice, southern France. Photo / AP The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade has tonight confirmed there are no indications, at this stage, that any New Zealanders are among victims of the terror... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Bahamas warns on visiting US after deathsalso advised people not to get involved in demonstrations and to avoid crowds.
Bahamas warns on visiting US after deaths
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 days ago
also advised people not to get involved in demonstrations and to avoid crowds. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) has the United States listed as a destination with "some risk" to travellers, due to an increased threat of... Read more
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Super Sport
No changes to tour plans, NZ monitoring Zimsaid the camp would also give them time to monitor developments in Zimbabwe. N
No changes to tour plans, NZ monitoring Zim
Super Sport / Posted 22 days ago
said the camp would also give them time to monitor developments in Zimbabwe. New Zealand's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) have labelled the southern African country as having "some risk" due to the political unrest. "The situation in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
No changes to Africa tour plans but NZ monitoring Zimbabwesaid the camp would also give them time to monitor developments in Zimbabwe. N
No changes to Africa tour plans but NZ monitoring Zimbabwe
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
said the camp would also give them time to monitor developments in Zimbabwe. New Zealand's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) have labelled the southern African country as having "some risk" due to the political unrest. "The situation in... Read more
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The Star
No changes to Africa tour plans but NZ monitoring Zimbabwesaid the camp would also give them time to monitor developments in Zimbabwe. N
No changes to Africa tour plans but NZ monitoring Zimbabwe
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
said the camp would also give them time to monitor developments in Zimbabwe. New Zealand's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) have labelled the southern African country as having "some risk" due to the political unrest. "The situation in... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Cricket: New Zealand monitors Zim unrestCaps toured Zimbabwe a year ago for a short limited overs series, without incid
Cricket: New Zealand monitors Zim unrest
New Zimbabwe / Posted 22 days ago
Caps toured Zimbabwe a year ago for a short limited overs series, without incident. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) assessed "some risk" for New Zealanders. "There is some risk to your security in Zimbabwe due to underlying... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Inclusion, transparency urgedwhat was shown by a host of "sensitive'' official documents he had obtained. H
Inclusion, transparency urged
Otago Daily Times / Posted 26 days ago
what was shown by a host of "sensitive'' official documents he had obtained. He noted that Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade chief executive Dr Brook Barrington had indicated in an earlier speech at the school that diplomacy was an art that was... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Who can we turn to if Ombudsman ignored?If an Ombudsman's report on senior MFat officials can be effectively ignored, w
Who can we turn to if Ombudsman ignored?
Otago Daily Times / Posted 29 days ago
If an Ombudsman's report on senior MFat officials can be effectively ignored, what hope for redress do less powerful citizens have, asks Prof Andrew Geddis. Last week, Ombudsman Ron Paterson released a report into an inquiry Dame Paula Rebstock... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Turkey to be avoided, Kiwis warnedMfat warns against travel to Turkey after bombing at Istanbul airport. New Zea
Turkey to be avoided, Kiwis warned
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 30 days ago
Mfat warns against travel to Turkey after bombing at Istanbul airport. New Zealanders are being warned not to travel to Turkey after the bombing of Istanbul's Ataturk International Airport that killed at least 36 people and three suicide... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kidnapped New Zealander not well enough to return homecan come home as soon as possible," the Daily Mail reported her as saying. New
Kidnapped New Zealander not well enough to return home
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 30 days ago
can come home as soon as possible," the Daily Mail reported her as saying. New Zealand's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) refused to answer questions over Khan's health and overall situation today. "The ministry has no further... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
After the `dream team' what then?last week the Ombudsman exposed serious flaws in Dame Paula Rebstock's inquiry
After the `dream team' what then?
Otago Daily Times / Posted 1 months ago
last week the Ombudsman exposed serious flaws in Dame Paula Rebstock's inquiry into Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade restructuring leaks and said the victim must be compensated, Mr Key dismissed that as just one error by her and did not... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Govt ramps up effort to free kidnapped KiwiKiwi mining contractor who was kidnapped by militants in a fatal ambush two day
Govt ramps up effort to free kidnapped Kiwi
Otago Daily Times / Posted 1 months ago
Kiwi mining contractor who was kidnapped by militants in a fatal ambush two days ago. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade has revealed a ministry official has travelled to the country's capital to work alongside local authorities negotiating... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Inquiry into MFAT Leaks: ‘A Witch hunt’Friday, 24 June 2016, 9:52 amPress Release: Michelle Wanwimolruk Press Release
Inquiry into MFAT Leaks: ‘A Witch hunt’
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 1 months ago
Friday, 24 June 2016, 9:52 amPress Release: Michelle Wanwimolruk Press Release: Michelle WanwimolrukA former diplomat says that the Ombudsman’s Report about the Rebstock... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Derek Leask 'vindicated' by clearancePaterson said that the Dame Paula Rebstock-led inquiry into the leaking of docu
Derek Leask 'vindicated' by clearance
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 1 months ago
Paterson said that the Dame Paula Rebstock-led inquiry into the leaking of documents at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT) in 2012 was "flawed" in its dealings with Mr Leask. Mr Paterson recommended that the commission make a public... Read more

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