New Zealand Embassy Beijing, China

27-06-14

The New Zealand Embassy has identified media reports in China in recent days claiming there is a current food safety issue with New Zealand whey protein concentrate dairy products. These reports are wrong.  Currently there is no food safety issue relating to these products.

02-06-14

The Head of Mission Funds (HOMFs) for China and Mongolia are small discretionary grants schemes managed by the New Zealand Embassy in Beijing.  The HOMF is a component of the New Zealand Aid Programme, the New Zealand Government’s international aid and development programme managed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT).

Applications for the next round of China and Mongolia Head of Mission Funds should be sent to the New Zealand Embassy, Beijing before Friday 4 July 2014.

26-05-14

Development Project Fund (DPF) for China is a grant scheme managed by the New Zealand Embassy in Beijing. The DPF is a component of New Zealand Government’s international aid and development programme managed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAT).
We would like to advise that this year the target western provinces and regions are still Guizhou, Yunnan, Gansu, Xinjiang, Guangxi, Sichuan, Tibet, Qinghai and Ningxia.

23-05-14

The New Zealand Government is shocked and saddened by the violent attack on innocent civilians in Xinjiang on 22 May. New Zealand strongly condemns violence and terrorism in all circumstances.

On behalf of the Government, New Zealand’s Ambassador HE Carl Worker would like to convey his deepest condolences to the victims and the families of all those affected.

15-04-14

The New Zealand Government is shocked and saddened by the violent attacks at the Kunming Train Station on the evening of 1 March.

25-03-14

The New Zealand General Election will be held on Saturday 20 September 2014.

Who can enrol and vote

You are eligible to enrol and vote if you:

10-03-14

An online toolkit is now available for New Zealand exporters to help tell the New Zealand story overseas.

10-03-14

The African Union Handbook 2014 is a comprehensive guide to the African Union system and how it works.

11-12-13

The New Zealand Government has today issued a report on the first stage of the Government Inquiry into the Whey Protein Concentrate Contamination incident that occurred in August.

The report finds New Zealand’s food safety regulatory model is consistent with international principles and is among the best in the world.

05-12-13

For the seventh year in a row, New Zealand has placed first on Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index.

A link to the results of the 2013 Corruption Perceptions Index can be found here.

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