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Southeast Asian innovators to share start-up secrets in NZ

Thursday, 22 October 2015, 3:12 pm | Asia NZ

Six influential Southeast Asian entrepreneurs – representing industries from coffee to web services – will build connections with New Zealand counterparts on an upcoming visit. More >>

Southeast Asian innovators to visit New Zealand

Thursday, 16 October 2014, 2:13 pm | Asia NZ

Top young entrepreneurs from Southeast Asia will share their business insights with audiences across New Zealand this month. More >>

Indonesia a “significant partner” but little-known to NZers

Wednesday, 6 June 2012, 12:55 pm | Asia NZ

Indonesia is New Zealand’s nearest Asian neighbour, the world’s fourth most populous country, and has a rapidly growing economy. But a new Asia New Zealand Foundation (Asia:NZ) report highlights the gap between its significance to New Zealand and our ... More >>

"Once Upon a Time in Asia..."

Monday, 22 November 2010, 2:28 pm | Asia NZ

“Once Upon a Time in Asia”, a photo exhibition promoting Asia to New Zealanders as seen through the eyes of Asia:NZ Young Leaders, kicks off this Friday at the St James Theatre in Wellington. Photos taken in countries from China to Mongolia, India ... More >>

Chinese portraits of a racist tax

Wednesday, 12 May 2010, 2:52 pm | Asia NZ

A visiting Chinese artist is busily putting the finishing touches to an exhibition that explores Chinese settlement and Chinese identity in New Zealand. More >>

NZ artist wanted for Taiwan residency

Monday, 28 September 2009, 10:32 am | Asia NZ

MEDIA RELEASE Monday, 28 September 2009 NZ artist wanted for Taiwan residency Applications are now being sought from New Zealand contemporary arts professionals for an arts residency in Taipei Artist Village (TAV) in Taiwan. More >>

Why Asia matters to Auckland

Thursday, 19 March 2009, 10:54 am | Asia NZ

The Asia New Zealand Foundation is holding two forums for Auckland school principals on why the Asian region is becoming increasingly important to the city and for New Zealand. More >>

Auckland Lantern Festival marks 10th Anniversary

Wednesday, 4 February 2009, 9:44 am | Asia NZ

Auckland’s Chinese Lantern Festival marks its 10th anniversary beginning on Waitangi Day (Friday February 6) in the city’s Albert Park. More >>

More young leaders for a growing network

Tuesday, 13 November 2007, 12:22 am | Asia NZ

After its inaugural success last year, the Asia New Zealand Foundation Young Leaders Forum brings together more outstanding young people, aged 20 to 34, from New Zealand and Asia for a week-long programme beginning on November 18. More >>

Report confirms increasingly positive perceptions

Tuesday, 6 November 2007, 11:30 am | Asia NZ

New Zealanders’ increasing contact with Asian people is linked with more positive perceptions and friendlier feelings towards people from the region, says a new Asia New Zealand Foundation report. More >>

Making friends and allies of Asian students

Friday, 24 August 2007, 11:59 am | Asia NZ

New Zealand needs to grasp the opportunities that returning Asian students represent in positively expanding their countries’ relationships with New Zealand. More >>

Asia NZ Newsletter

Thursday, 23 August 2007, 12:04 am | Asia NZ

Kia ora, selamat datang and welcome to the August edition of the Asia New Zealand Foundation media newsletter. There’s news of the Media Women in Asia seminar, two new Asia:NZ reports, a visit by a Singaporean blogger and lots of other interesting ... More >>

Burdon welcomes Press Council condemnation

Monday, 11 June 2007, 9:31 am | Asia NZ

The Press Council ruled that the North & South had failed to meet its obligation in regards to accuracy and discrimination by publishing the article and Mr Burdon says North & South now has the responsibility to redress a bigoted attack on communities ... More >>

Media e-newsletter: May 2007

Thursday, 17 May 2007, 11:35 am | Asia NZ

Low scores for Asia competency - report * Philippines president to visit New Zealand * On the news media front * New Zealand artists at Shanghai expo * Chandra, Xinran for readers and writers festival * Migrant communities connect with IT * New citizens ... More >>

Asia:NZ Media Newsletter For 2007

Tuesday, 13 February 2007, 3:59 pm | Asia NZ

Kia ora, annyonghaseyo and welcome to the first Asia:NZ media newsletter for 2007. In this issue, we mark the incoming Year of the Pig with news of our annual Chinese Lantern Festivals in Auckland and Christchurch. It is a sign of the times that these ... More >>

Asia: NZ gets Asia commitment from all sectors

Tuesday, 19 September 2006, 9:45 am | Asia NZ

Leaders from all sectors of New Zealand have demonstrated a clear commitment towards making the massive shift in attitude if New Zealand is going to be successful engaged with the Asian region, says Asia:NZ chair Sir Dryden Spring. More >>