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Nz’s Trade Leadership Vital, Say Major Food Exporters

Wednesday, 13 May 2020, 4:25 pm | International Business Forum

Maintaining critical trading relationships and opening and strengthening markets must remain top of mind issues as New Zealand confronts the Covid-19 crisis, major food exporters have advised the Government. In a letter to Prime Minister Jacinda ... More >>

NZIBF Welcomes RCEP Breakthrough

Tuesday, 5 November 2019, 12:45 pm | International Business Forum

New Zealand business leaders have reacted positively to today’s news that the text of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) trade agreement has been agreed by fifteen of the sixteen participants (all except India). More >>

NZIBF Welcomes China FTA Upgrade

Tuesday, 5 November 2019, 9:20 am | International Business Forum

New Zealand’s trade relationship with China stands to be further enhanced by the upgrade of the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) announced today, says the NZ International Business Forum. More >>

NZ Pacific Alliance – "Game On," Says NZ Business Forum

Monday, 3 July 2017, 11:07 am | International Business Forum

“Great potential for increased trade and a welcome sign of commitment to open markets,” is how New Zealand International Business Forum (NZIBF) Executive Director Stephen Jacobi describes new trade negotiations between New Zealand and the ‘Pacific Alliance’ ... More >>

Non-tariff barriers - A hidden brake on NZ economic growth

Wednesday, 30 November 2016, 11:31 am | International Business Forum

Excessive red tape, glacial bureaucratic processes and arbitrary new rules in overseas markets are a big – and costly – part of the trade picture for Kiwi exporters of agriculture, food and other products say the NZ International Business Forum (NZIBF) ... More >>

Return to Trade Bipartisanship Welcomed

Tuesday, 22 November 2016, 3:59 pm | International Business Forum

Business leaders have reacted positively to news that Trade Minister McClay has invited Opposition MPs to join him on trade missions to Europe and Iran. “This is a welcome return to bipartisanship on trade and something we are keen to see more ... More >>

TPP Act Sends Important Signal – Business Leaders

Wednesday, 16 November 2016, 11:16 am | International Business Forum

Business leaders have welcomed the passage of the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) Implementation Act in the New Zealand Parliament. More >>

New Zealand Business at Apec Bali

Monday, 30 September 2013, 12:47 pm | International Business Forum

Twelve New Zealand business representatives will participate in the APEC CEO Summit and related meetings in Bali, Indonesia, during the week of 30 September, the NZ International Business Forum said today. More >>

Taiwan Agreement a positive step

Thursday, 8 August 2013, 12:35 pm | International Business Forum

The New Zealand International Business Forum (NZIBF) has told Parliament that it warmly welcomes and supports the Government’s intention to conclude an economic cooperation agreement (ANZTEC) with Taiwan. More >>

Business Forum welcomes resumed Korea FTA talks

Monday, 29 July 2013, 11:20 am | International Business Forum

The New Zealand International Business Forum (NZIBF) today welcomed news from Korea that negotiations for a free trade agreement with Korea would be resumed. More >>

Japan Entry Radically Improves Strategic Calculation of TPP

Monday, 22 April 2013, 9:44 am | International Business Forum

22 April 2013 Media release Japan Entry Radically Improves Strategic Calculation of TPP, Says Business Forum Japan's prospective entry into the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations announced over the weekend is being welcomed by New Zealand business ... More >>

NZ Business Welcomes Japan to TPP

Saturday, 16 March 2013, 12:30 pm | International Business Forum

Japan's prospective entry into the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations has been welcomed by organisations representing New Zealand's international businesses. More >>

Implementation of plain paper packaging requires care

Wednesday, 20 February 2013, 9:37 am | International Business Forum

The Government is showing admirable precaution in waiting for the results of a World Trade Organisation (WTO) dispute panel before implementing plain paper packaging for tobacco. More >>

Business Forum Welcomes New Asian Trade Negotiation

Wednesday, 21 November 2012, 9:25 am | International Business Forum

Media release, 21 November 2012 International Business Forum Welcomes New Asian Trade Negotiation The New Zealand International Business Forum has welcomed the announcement that the ten members of ASEAN (the Association of South East Asian Nations) and six ... More >>

International Business Forum congratulates Alan Bollard

Friday, 7 September 2012, 1:16 pm | International Business Forum

The New Zealand International Business Forum (NZIBF) congratulates outgoing Reserve Bank Governor Alan Bollard on his appointment as Executive Director of APEC. More >>

New Zealand Business at APEC Vladivostok

Friday, 24 August 2012, 12:56 pm | International Business Forum

A delegation of New Zealand business representatives will participate in the APEC CEO Summit and related meetings in Vladivostok, Russia, during the week of 3 September, the NZ International Business Forum said today. “The Vladivostok meeting takes ... More >>

WTO Remains Priority Despite “Not Achieved” Grade For Doha

Monday, 19 December 2011, 9:44 am | International Business Forum

The World Trade Organisation (WTO) should remain a top priority for New Zealand’s trade policy even though last week’s WTO Ministerial did not deliver a conclusion to the Doha Development Agenda, says the NZ International Business Forum. “WTO ... More >>

Closer Business Ties with Chinese Taipei Welcomed

Wednesday, 26 October 2011, 1:08 pm | International Business Forum

The NZ International Business Forum has welcomed the prospect of closer economic and business ties with Chinese Taipei. More >>

Crunch Time (Again) For Doha

Wednesday, 30 March 2011, 1:51 pm | International Business Forum

Crunch Time (Again) For Doha, Warns International Business Forum The global community – including New Zealand - has every interest in redoubling efforts to conclude the World Trade Organisation’s Doha negotiations by the end of this year, says ... More >>

NZIBF Welcomes Russia FTA Negotiation

Monday, 15 November 2010, 9:50 am | International Business Forum

The New Zealand International Business Forum welcomed the announcement in Yokohama yesterday that New Zealand is to start free trade negotiations with Russia and its Customs Union partners, Belarus and Kazakhstan. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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