New Zealand Embassy Ha Noi, Viet Nam


New Zealand Defence Minister Jonathan Coleman welcomes the signing of a new defence co-operation arrangement with Viet Nam.


New Zealand Ministers have announced new and improved rules for working whilst studying in NZ and obtaining a visa -there’s never been a better time to study in New Zealand! Changes will make it easier for some international students to work during their studies and allow streamlined visa processing in partnership with selected high quality education providers.


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.


New Zealand Governor-General Lt Gen the Rt Hon Sir Jerry Mateparae, accompanied by his wife Lady Janine Mateparae, enjoyed a very successful state visit to Viet Nam on 3-8 August.


The Governor General of New Zealand, Lt Gen The Rt Hon Sir Jerry Mateparae, will undertake an official visit to Viet Nam from 3-8 August, at the invitation of State President H.E. Truong Tan Sang.


The second year of the New Zealand – Viet Nam Working Holiday Scheme started today, 31 July.  New Zealand is the only country in the world to have a Working Holiday Scheme with Viet Nam.


New Zealand and Thailand co-chaired an East Asia Summit (EAS) Regulatory Roundtable in Bangkok on 18 July.


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.


“Are you creative? Send us a photo, together with a brief explanation of what inspired you, taken by you whilst in New Zealand, and which tells the story of “what was your best NZ experience?”  Your photo could include people, an event or a place in New Zealand that sums up that experience.


The New Zealand Embassy in Ha Noi plans to host a major New Zealand Alumni event on Tuesday 6th August, 2013, in Ha Noi during a high level visit from New Zealand.

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