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Auckland and Busan refresh collaboration potential

By Tao Chen, Auckland Council In late March, Auckland Council welcomed the visit by the Assistant Mayor of Busan Metropolitan City, Mr. Kim Yun-il and his delegation. The Busan guests came to attend the 2019 Korean Day Festival, Auckland’s biggest annual Korean cultural event organized by the Korean Society of[…]

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Britannica: South Korea

: South Korea, country in East Asia. It occupies the southern portion of the Korean peninsula. The country is bordered by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea) to the north, the East Sea (Sea of Japan) to the east, the East China Sea to the south, and the[…]

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Kiwi Lingo

New Zealand is a bilingual country and Te Reo is our other national language. It’s not as widely spoken as English but you might hear some of these words come up in conversation…

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What Is The New Zealand Language?

As one of the last nations to be established, New Zealand has a diverse number of languages used by its population. The three official New Zealand languages are English, Maori and New Zealand Sign Language. “Official languages” means that people have the right to use theses languages in legal proceedings,[…]

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South Korea: Market overview

Korea is New Zealand’s third largest international visitor market in Asia. Tourism New Zealand works with travel trade to develop a greater focus on mono-destination travel, in particular targeting Independent professional (IP) and Free Independent Traveller (FIT). Tourism New Zealand is focused encouraging travel to New Zealand in the shoulder[…]

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Koreans falling in love with Pure New Zealand charm

New Zealand is becoming a favourite destination for travellers from the Republic of Korea and visitor numbers are set to increase with the launch of a new Pure New Zealand online promotion. In the past year the percentage of travellers coming to New Zealand to holiday from the Republic of[…]

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Work and study options for Koreans

ENZ teamed up with Air New Zealand to host a seminar in South Korea last month, advising young Koreans about travel, work and study options in New Zealand – particularly English Language (ELS) and tertiary programmes. Held at the CGV Cine Library in Seoul, the seminar was aimed at young[…]

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Free trade with Korea a boon for Kiwi exporters

The eleventh largest economy in the world, the Republic of Korea, is home to some technology and manufacturing giants – names we all recognise, like Samsung, Hyundai, LG and Daewoo. Korea’s economic success is founded on access to world markets, and that’s great news for New Zealand exporters. While it’s[…]

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ENZ explores new models of education fairs in Korea

ENZ Korea is exploring new ways to promote New Zealand international education in-market and enjoyed its first success recently. On 19 February, ENZ Korea staff participated in the 2nd annual FPP EduExpo, in Seoul, where they engaged with a large number of students interested in studying in New Zealand. The[…]

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Trade shows boost Kiwi exports to East Asia

New Zealand’s top food and beverage makers are preparing to show their products to key customers in East Asia in 2016, in a bid to increase sales in one of the world’s fastest growing regions. New Zealand Trade and Enterprise (NZTE) runs the Food Connection trade shows, which are seen[…]

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