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Friday, 09 September 2016 20:55

NZ wins from trade deals

The question many people are asking is, 'which trade deal will it be: the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPPA) or the Regional Economic Partnership (RCEP)?'

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 07 September 2016 22:55

Steering NZ through political winds of change

Success for the New Zealand primary sector depends on exporting higher-value products to the world’s most affluent consumers.

Published in General News
Monday, 05 September 2016 13:13

‘Accessible’ look at Brexit

In a “light” and “accessible” legal seminar, University of Canterbury Professor of Law Philip Joseph will explore the giant leap into the unknown that the vote for Brexit has triggered.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 19 July 2016 13:55

Brexit pushes NZ down FTA queue

Brexit is likely to push New Zealand down the queue for free trade negotiations with the European Union.

Published in General News
Thursday, 17 March 2016 14:55

Foot in the door

Facing criticism on the deal for dairy in particular, Trade Minister Todd McClay said TPP is a free trade agreement in that it frees up trade.

Published in General News
Thursday, 04 February 2016 15:27

TPP ‘milestone’ for NZ economy - Feds

Federated Farmers says today's signing of the TPP is a significant milestone for the New Zealand economy.

Published in General News
Thursday, 04 February 2016 15:16

Big tariff savings in TPP says Zespri

Zespri says the TPP could save over $1000 for every hectare of kiwifruit grown in New Zealand if potential tariff relief was passed on to growers.

Published in General News
Thursday, 04 February 2016 15:12

Red meat sector welcomes TPP signing

The Trans Pacific Partnership will eliminate over time most of the tariffs on New Zealand's red meat sector, says Beef + Lamb chairman James Parsons.

Published in General News
Monday, 25 January 2016 10:51

TPP honours Treaty: Minister

Nothing in the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) will prevent the Crown from meetings its obligations to Maori, says Trade Minister Todd McClay.

Published in General News
Monday, 25 January 2016 08:54

Fonterra expects Iran growth

Fonterra is welcoming the Government's move to lift restrictions on trade with Iran, a key butter partner.

Published in World News

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