Sunday, 23 December 2018 08:55

FTA with UK could be a boomer

Dynamic gains in both the New Zealand and United Kingdom economies could be made if some trade barriers were freed up.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 24 October 2018 15:14

NZ wool sews up new deals

Investment in technology and assurance programmes led to Wools of New Zealand (WNZ) becoming the supplier for a new Marks and Spencer (M&S) clothing range, says Rosstan Mazey, WNZ chief executive.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 19 December 2017 14:55

Brexit deal clears way for NZ negotiators

The recent deal struck between the UK and EU over Brexit is indirectly good news for New Zealand.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 05 December 2017 07:55

No guarantees, chum!

Britain's trade secretary, Dr Liam Fox will not give New Zealand any guarantee on how access for our sheepmeat will be determined when the UK leaves the EU.

Published in General News
Thursday, 06 July 2017 14:55

UK support for EU-NZ trade deal

Britain is probably New Zealand’s greatest supporter of it getting a free trade agreement (FTA) with the European Union (EU).

Published in General News
Friday, 17 February 2017 13:55

UK vets worry over Brexit

British vets are nervous about changes that may arise from Brexit, says British Veterinary Association (BVA) president Gudrun Ravetz.

Published in World News
Wednesday, 21 September 2016 10:55

UK sheep farmers fear FTAs with NZ and Australia

Britain's National Sheep Association is alarmed at Australia proposing a free trade deal with the UK effective when it leaves the European Union.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 28 June 2016 14:55

Trade Minister seeks Brexit meetings

Trade Minister Todd McClay says he is seeking meetings with trade ministers from the United Kingdom (UK) and the European Union (EU) to discuss the UK's decision to leave the EU.

Published in General News
Sunday, 26 June 2016 18:37

Brexit no fixit for UK

The decision by a majority of the people in the UK to effectively vote themselves a recession is astounding. But then across the Atlantic one Donald Trump also has an unbelievable following which defies logic.

Published in General News
Friday, 18 March 2016 13:55

UK farmers fear leaving EU

Leaving the European Union would put the UK's access to vital farm subsidies and free market trade at risk, prominent British farm leaders are warning.

Published in World News
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