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Joanne Lemay becomes High Commissioner in New Zealand, replacing Mario Bot

News releaseApril 15, 2021 - Ottawa, Ontario - Global Affairs CanadaThe Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced ...
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Free trade deal with Britain goes down to the wire – The Australian Financial Review

“I’m sure the Prime Minister Johnson would welcome that as well. But Australia is looking for the right deal. Not ...
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China's high prices leave wood industry fearing for its survival – Stuff.co.nz

Thirty years ago the Government sold off much of its Crown forestry estate. Today it's looking to forestry, now largely ...
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'Living in the past' Liz Truss brilliantly shuts down SNP MP for demanding UK give into EU – Daily Express

Liz Truss took an SNP MP to task in the Commons over his demands to back down to the EU ...
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Saziah Bashir: They are (using) us: 'How is it okay for others to profit off our pain?'

The film will focus on the week following the March 15, 2019 Christchurch mosque attacks, with Australian actress Rose Byrne ...
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NZ must back the G7's multinational tax plan

OPINION: The Government should and will fall in behind the G7’s “breakthrough” plan to reform the taxation of large multinationals ...
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Fly-fishing guide turns Covid-19 downtime into new outdoor survival kit attracting backers on US crowdfunding platform Kickstarter

Experienced fly-fishing guide Matt Butler has launched a new outdoor survival kit for “weekend warriors” which has attracted more than ...
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TAIWAN – UNITED STATES – CHINA New trade talks between Taipei and Washington sparks Beijing's wrath – AsiaNews

Bilateral talks between the United States and Taiwan, which ended when Donald Trump became US president, are set to resume ...
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Australian deal could set a worrying precedent for Scottish farmers – The Scottish Farmer

FUTURE TRADE deals could impact the UK's domestic market, even if imports are in small volumes. Quality Meat Scotland has ...
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Police seize Uzi submachine gun, Glock pistol, meth, and Head Hunters patches from South Auckland locker

How the FBI and police used the Anom app to make 35 arrests in NZ and target hundreds more worldwide ...
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Mind your language: the backlash against the te reo revival

Meng Foon​ remembers it was just two little words. Tēnā koe. Just two words. This was a while back. Before ...
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/ Business, Export & Trade

Endeavor Content Brings Global Broadcasters Into Element Pictures

Friday, 11 June 2021, 12:26 pmPress Release: AMAZON PRIME VIDEO NZ International Premiere Partners Joining Include Amazon Prime Video, HBO ...
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New UK global trade deals will water down animal welfare standards warns RSPCA chief – The Independent

The chief executive of the RSPCA has sounded the alarm over the prospect of post-Brexit free-trade deals with countries where ...
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Ikea on the way to NZ 'within months' – reports

Relief could finally be in sight for fans of Swedish furniture giant Ikea, with reports the company will make its ...
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Dismiss TVNZ OnDemand's Why Women Kill at your peril

Why Women Kill Ignore the trashy title; this isn’t another once-over-lightly true crime doco. Created by Marc “Desperate Housewives” Cherry, ...
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UAE-based oyster farm making push for US regulatory approval – SeafoodSource

The Middle East’s first – and currently only –shellfish farm is seeking more international sales as it continues to ramp ...
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14 trade groups press Truss over Australia deal – Daily Business

James Withers: cause for concern (pic: “Terry Murden) Fourteen Scottish food and drink industry leaders have signed an open letter ...
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'Clutching at straws!' Labour blasted for desperate bid to thwart Liz Truss's Brexit deals – Daily Express

Trade minister Ranil Jayawardena tore into the opposition party in the House of Commons as he boasted about the Tories' ...
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Australian trade deal – whisky boost merits beef risk – The Scottish Farmer

A UK-AUSTRALIA trade deal could bring a major boost for Scotch whisky producers with the removal of the current 5% ...
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UK moving forward with trade agreement – Ohio Ag Net – Ohio's Country Journal and Ohio Ag Net

The United Kingdom on was given the green light to begin the process of joining the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement ...
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Emily Thornberry exclusive: Government has ‘squandered’ opportunity to shape ‘progressive’ trade policy – The London Economic

The UK needs a “partnership between the public, the government and businesses” if it is to achieve its post-Brexit “goals”, ...
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Business and Human Rights: Global Developments – Lexology

Human rights continue to be a growing area of focus for the international business community. Since Covington’s last global update ...
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/ Politics

Climate Commission Report More Concerned About Placating Dairy Industry Than Tackling Climate Crisis

Wednesday, 9 June 2021, 12:57 pmPress Release: Greenpeace Greenpeace says there is still a cow-shaped hole in both the Climate ...
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Global agencies react to take down of mafia, bikie members in 'sting of the century'

New Zealand Police say they have dealt a "huge blow" to organised crime after a major trans-national sting resulted in ...
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Dairy export challenges remain plentiful | Dairy | capitalpress.com – Capital Press

It’s been a challenging year in the dairy industry, and preserving and growing access to foreign markets is key to ...
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Global: May 2021 International Trade Compliance Update – GlobalComplianceNews

READ PUBLICATION Welcome to the May 2021 edition of Baker McKenzie’s International Trade Compliance Update. Here are the highlights: WTO: ...
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Scott Morrison digs in against deeper cuts to emissions ahead of G7 summit – The Guardian

Scott Morrison is resisting international pressure to lock in more ambitious climate commitments, declaring Australia opposes setting targets for certain ...
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Trade deals must consider impact of imports on Scottish beef producers, QMS warns – Meat Management

Posted on Jun 8, 2021 Quality Meat Scotland (QMS) has called attention to the sensitivity of Scotland’s beef sector to ...
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Multinational tax 'breakthrough': what we know so far

ANALYSIS: G7 countries announced that they had reached a historic agreement on how to reform the taxation of multinationals over ...
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What happened to ‘the Apocalypse’? French campaigner eyes Brexit Britain’s success – Daily Express

Liz Truss outlines planned trade deal with IndiaFrancois Assenlineau, the founder of the anti-EU party Popular Republican Union, took to ...
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