New Zealand Embassy Ha Noi, Viet Nam


(Hanoi, 26 March) New Zealand Ambassador to Vietnam, HE Haike Manning and the New Zealand Embassy’s Honorary Tourism Envoy in Viet Nam Ms Jennifer Pham officially announced an exciting competition New Zealand themed competition ‘New Zealand – New Horizon 2015’.


Do you have an inquiring mind and want to contribute to the future development of your country?

New Zealand ASEAN Scholars awards empower future leaders with the knowledge, skills and qualifications to contribute to economic, social and political development within ASEAN nations.


A Parliamentary by-election to elect a Member of Parliament for the general electorate of Northland is being held on Saturday 28 March 2015.

Hanoi, 5 February 2015

The New Zealand Embassy hosted a press conference to officially launch the ‘New Zealand – Open to the New’ season, kicking-off an anniversary year celebrating 40 years of diplomatic relations between New Zealand and Viet Nam, in the presence of Vietnam Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Le Hoai Trung, New Zealand Ambassador to Vietnam Haike Manning, Mayor of Wellington capital city Her Worship Celia Wade-Brown, Managing Partner of Fraser Law Mr Mark Fraser, and many journalists.


New Zealand is proud to partner with the African Union Commission to produce the African Union Handbook 2015. In a significant development, this edition has been published in both English and French.


Foreign Minister Murray McCully today welcomed New Zealand taking up its seat as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council.

“New Zealand’s term on the Security Council will place us at the heart of international decision-making for the next two years,” Mr McCully says.

“The Security Council is currently considering some of the most pressing issues the international community faces, including; the dire humanitarian situation in Syria, ISIL, and Ebola.


Today, the New Zealand Embassy in Hanoi and Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City announce the official logo to brand the ‘New Zealand – Open to the New’ season of events to celebrate 40 years of diplomatic relations between New Zealand and Viet Nam.

A young Vietnam designer, Tran Giang Nam is the winner for the first prize of VND20,000,000. Giang’s design is inspired by the fusion of highlights in the cultures of both New Zealand and Viet Nam. 


New Zealand’s Special Agricultural Trade Envoy visits Vietnam


New Zealand has secured a place on the United Nations Security Council for 2015-16.

Read the Prime Minister's media release


New Zealand Ambassador to visit Mekong Delta to observe positive impacts of New Zealand’s development assistance in the region, and to promote trade and education linkages

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