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Function with Fonterra

A small but highly interested audience attended a round table meeting in Wellington on 24 September. Imogen Payton, Trade Strategist at the Fonterra Cooperative Group Ltd provided a detailed explanation of the Company’s exports to Korea. She then responded to a number of questions. NZ’s overall dairy sector exports to[…]

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KNZBC Speaker Event – Christchurch

We can now confirm our next Speaker Event at the Ara institute in Christchurch. This event has Brigit Blair, CEO of Linden Leaves Ltd as the confirmed speaker. The company is an established exporter of toiletries to Korea. Where: Ara Institute of Technology 130 Madras St , Christchurch Central City,[…]

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KNZBC Fonterra Function (Wellington)

We proudly present a function in Wellington at which Fonterra will discuss its business in Korea, both before the Korea/NZ Free Trade Agreement entered into force, and since then. Speaker: The Speaker is Imogen Payton, Trade Strategist, Fonterra Cooperative Group Ltd Where: At Baldwins, Level 20, Dimension Data House, 157[…]

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Auckland Speaker Event & AGM

We are proud to present a function in Auckland with 2 great speakers, following the AGM Guest Speakers: The Chief Executive of Skyline Enterprises, Mr Geoff McDonald, will talk about the company’s work building successful luge operations in Korea Andrew Kirton, Head of Corporate Affairs at Air New Zealand will[…]

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A report by a Kiwi Internee in Korea

Having travelled to Asia before and with friends living in Seoul, Pang Suwanaposee says she quickly found her feet in South Korea’s capital city. Despite feeling at home, Pang says the three months she spent in South Korea changed her perspective on life. I’d never been to South Korea before,[…]

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Korean Culture Day in Wellington, 6 July

On Saturday 6 July, the 5th K-Culture Festival was held at the Michael Fowler Centre in Wellington. The event was co-hosted by the Korean Embassy, Wellington City Council and the Wellington Korean Association. Wellingtonians and visitors filled the venue to enjoy the beauty of Hanbok(Korean traditional clothing) through Hanbok Fashion[…]

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Past event with the Uni-services.

In June 2019 the KNZBC hosted an event to showcase the work Uni-services does to develop technology partnerships between New Zealand and Korean companies. Korea is an important technology and innovation partner with New Zealand across a wide range of fields. During the event we heard case studies presented by[…]

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2019 K-Culture Festival (Wellington)

At the 2019 K-Culture Festival, vibrant and colourful traditional Korean Hanbok fashion will meet energetic Korean hip-hop and contemporary performances. Come and enjoy the spectacular performances and music from Korea, taste Korean cuisine and experience Korean culture. Date: Saturday 6 July 2019 Time: 12:00PM Venue: Lion Harbourview Lounge, Michael Fowler[…]

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Auckland Event: Technology Partnerships with Korea

This event is proudly brought to you by the Korea New Zealand Business Council and UniServices and explores the opportunities for technology partnerships between New Zealand and Korean companies. June 10th, 5.30 – 7pm @ UniServices – Rimu Room Levevl 10, 49 Symonds St, Auckland For more info and to[…]

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Video from our recent event

Opportunities for NZ business in South Korea: an evening with Philip Turner From technology and tourism to Maoritanga and K-Pop, NZ and South Korea share an important vision about the economic and cultural opportunities between the two countries. Watch the presentation to NZ businesses by NZ’s Ambassador to the ROK,[…]

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