15th September 2014

Mary Boyd on ‘Premiumisation’

NZ China Council is proud to bring to you this much anticipated interview with Mary Boyd, the director of the Economist Shanghai. It has been a month since… Read More

12th September 2014

NZ Tourism Outlook 2014-2020

Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) develops and delivers policy, services, advice and regulation to support economic growth and prosperity and well-being of New Zealanders. The Tourism… Read More

11th September 2014

China market entry handbook 2014

This is the latest handbook by Sovereign China, a research group that aims to accelerate international clients’ ability to understand and operate in China successfully. This is a 101 introduction… Read More

4th September 2014

China Watch: Summer 2014

China Watch is a China Business Report prepared by David Mahon. In this issue, David discussed the term ‘property bubble’, and what it means in China; the rise of the private financial and… Read More

27th August 2014

Dame Jenny Shipley: Chinese banks in NZ a positive

Chinese Herald recently interviewed NZCC’s executive board member, Dame Jenny Shipley to discuss the significance of Chinese banks for New Zealand. Dame Jenny Shipley is an independent director of China Construction Bank of NZ. Read More

26th August 2014

$10M for Asian languages in schools

The Government will invest $10 million over five years to increase the provision of Asian languages in schools, Education Minister Hekia Parata announced today. The money will be… Read More

12th August 2014

Gearing up for China from New Zealand

The Asia New Zealand Foundation proudly presents Glen Murphy, Regional Director for Greater China, New Zealand Trade and Enterprise (NZTE). Glen will talk about NZTE’s current strategy for China and how… Read More

7th August 2014

NZ and Chinese ownership of land

The National Business Review this morning published an article on the controversy Lochinver deal, comparing the differences between NZ and Chinese foreign land ownership. Pat English, NZCC’s executive… Read More

6th August 2014


Mary Boyd has been a serving diplomat, business consultant and economic commentator in China for more than 20 years.  She has served with the Canadian Foreign Affairs for much of this time, and… Read More

6th August 2014

Liam Dann wins inaugural media award

New Zealand Herald Business Editor Liam Dann has been named winner at the inaugural New Zealand China Media Awards. Sponsored by the New Zealand China Council, the awards… Read More

3rd July 2014


A visual presentation mapping the growth of New Zealand exports to our key markets from 1983 through to 2013, and includes estimates through to 2018. The nine countries and three groups of countries… Read More