New Zealand Embassy Washington, United States of America


New Zealand Trade Minister Tim Groser joined Ministers from countries participating in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade negotiations to exchange views and provide further guidance to negotiators.


Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) ministers met today on the margins of the APEC Ministers Responsible for Trade meeting to take stock of progress made so far and to consider the path forward as they seek to conclude a high-standard, regional trade agreement.


This Friday, New Zealand Ambassador Mike Moore will attend a charity event which will see over 24,000 books being delivered to deserving local students in Virginia.


During his visit to Washington DC, New Zealand Minister of Foreign Affairs the Honourable Murray McCully, delievered a speech at the Center of Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) titled "New Zealand and the United States: Pacific Partners". To watch the address click here.


An invitation from US President Barack Obama to New Zealand Prime Minister John Key to visit the White House was announced by US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton yesterday.

Secretary Clinton made the announcement after meeting New Zealand Minister of Foreign Affairs Murray McCully in Washington.
The Prime Minister’s visit is expected for later this year.


The New Zealand Embassy will hold a Golf Gala Dinner to benefit the
Christchurch Earthquake Recovery in association with the Golf Channel on Monday 13 June, 2011.


Around 450 people attended an Anzac Day dawn service at the Korean War Veterans' memorial in Washington D.C on Monday 25 April EST.


There has been a call from New Zealanders living in the US, and from friends of New Zealand around the world to be kept up-to-date and informed on developments in Christchurch. On that basis, Ambassador Moore has written a third newsletter on the Christchurch Earthquake.


Kea New Zealand has launched a global ‘census’ of expatriate New Zealanders, Every Kiwi Counts, aimed at connecting the estimated one million Kiwis living overseas.


A New Zealand Embassy gala raised NZ$200,000 for Christchurch earthquake relief efforts last week as Phil Keoghan, Host of The Amazing Race and MC for the evening, charmed the

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