New Zealand High Commission Port Vila, Vanuatu

09-09-14

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

09-09-14

The Dengue Fever outbreak is over.

04-09-14

New Zealand’s global network Kea has a new app that makes it easier for the 1 million Kiwis living offshore to connect with home and each other using their mobile device.

The Kea app is free and can be downloaded from The App Store or Google Play. A Kea account can be set up using Facebook or LinkedIn. The app works on iOS, Android and iPads.

By downloading the app users can:
• Find and message Kiwis near them from anywhere in the world
• See the location and occupation of other Kiwis using the app

23-07-14

New Zealand has increased the number of workers who can take part in the Recognised Seasonal Worker (RSE) scheme from 8000 to 9000. Social Development Minister Paula Bennett and Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse have also announced plans for a new programme aimed at getting more New Zealanders into seasonal work.

22-07-14

New Zealand and Vanuatu have signed a Tourism Partnership Arrangement setting out their Governments’ mutual responsibilities for a five year programme of tourism cooperation.

23-06-14

New Zealand and Vanuatu have signed updated arrangements governing the labour mobility scheme, the Recognised Seasonal Employer (RSE) programme.

11-04-14

New Zealand's new High Commissioner HE Georgina Roberts presented her credentials to President Iolu Johnson Abbil on 8 April.

14-03-14

Chairman of the Pacific Development and Conservation (PADEVCON) Trust Peter Kiely is encouraging groups and individuals with an interest in sustainable development and conservation projects to consider applying for grant funding from the Trust.

PADEVCON distributes about $250,000 each year to communities, organisations and individuals in the South Pacific for a range of development and conservation projects.

10-03-14

Speech delivered by the New Zealand High Commissioner to Vanuatu, HE Bill Dobbie, on 6 February 2014, at the New Zealand Official Residence, to commemorate Waitangi Day

10-03-14

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

Of interest

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