New Zealand Embassy Brasilia, Brazil


Question: What is your view of the New Zealand dairy industry and expectations of the market?


Ambassador Mark Trainor delivered a speech on New Zealand's Trade Policy at FAAP - Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado, on 04 October.


Credit ratings news today reflects global concern about foreign debt in the current world economic environment, Finance Minister Bill English says

Ratings agencies Fitch and Standard and Poor’s today confirmed they had downgraded New Zealand’s long-term foreign currency rating to AA with a stable outlook from AA+ with a negative outlook

New Zealand retains the highest possible AAA rating, with a stable outlook, with Moody’s


New Zealanders looking at travelling to Brazil and other destinations overseas should consult the Safe Travel website.

Of interest

United Nations Handbook 2014-15

United Nations Handbook

The UN Handbook is a comprehensive guide to the UN system and how it works.  Read more

Prime Minister's media release |

New Zealand wins Security Council seat

New Zealand has secured a place on the UN Security Council for 2015-16. Read the Prime Minister's media release

Registering your overseas travel made easier

Registering your overseas travel made easier

New Zealanders travelling or living overseas, registering your travel online now made easier. Read more

The Christchurch Earthquake Appeal

News about how the donations are contributing to the rebuild, ways to donate and more.