New Zealand High Commission Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


On Tuesday, 19th August 2014, over 80 alumni and key staff from the University of Auckland gathered at the New Zealand Official Residence in Kuala Lumpur to meet old friends and to hear from Dr. William Tan (PBM, BBM), a University of Auckland 2014 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient, who has made a remarkable impact in and around the world.


2011 New Zealand MasterChef winner, Nadia Lim, is premiering her new 8-part series “New Zealand with Nadia Lim” tonight, 21st August 2014, on the Asia Food Channel at 9pm SGT.


Named as one of the most vibrant arts festival in Southeast Asia, George Town Festival’s (GTF) line-up boasts of world-class performances, cross cultural collaborations and local community initiatives. GTF is a month long festival based in Penang, Malaysia and is open the entire month of August.


New Zealand Māori treasure the art of wood carving, as it holds a very strong connection to their ancestral history.


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


Exporters and potential exporters are invited to a forum on 6 December in Auckland on the Malaysia FTA.


Today the New Zealand government announced that more international students will be allowed to work while they study in New Zealand.


The Ministry for Primary Industries has received results confirming that the bacteria found in the whey protein concentrate (WPC) manufactured by Fonterra is not Clostridium botulinum. The organism is confirmed as Clostridium sporogenes. It is therefore not capable of producing botulism causing toxins.


The New Zealand Inc Strategy for the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) was launched by Prime Minister John Key this morning in Auckland.

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