Displaying items by tag: free trade

Wednesday, 27 July 2022 13:25

NZ marks key step towards UK FTA ratification

New Zealand is a step closer to free trade with the United Kingdom, says Trade and Export Growth Minister Damien O’Connor.

Published in General News
Friday, 25 February 2022 08:55

Free trade area could help post-Covid recovery

Moves to bring all free trade deals in Asia Pacific into one ‘free trade area’ could help countries like New Zealand bounce back from Covid, according to trade expert Stephen Jacobi.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 08 September 2020 09:55

A potential bogey for NZ/EU trade deal

The fallout from a golf match out in the west of Ireland could have negative repercussions on the outcome of New Zealand’s Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the European Union.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 08 September 2020 09:10

Sino-Aus trade spat worsens

New Zealand should be carefully watching the unfolding trade war between Australia and China, says trade expert Stephen Jacobi.

Published in General News
Thursday, 27 August 2020 10:43

Irish golf dinner furore; Hogan quits

A passion for golf has led to the downfall of one of the European Union’s most powerful figures and the man who is heading the FTA trade negotiations with NZ.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 30 June 2020 09:55

Ag will be sticking point in UK FTA

A free trade agreement (FTA) between New Zealand and the United Kingdom will likely not be straight forward.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 24 June 2020 07:58

UK-NZ free trade talks on

Dairy processors say the launch of free trade agreement (FTA) negotiations between New Zealand and the UK is a positive development.

Published in World News
Wednesday, 24 June 2020 07:56

Free trade proposal a slap in the face

Dairy companies Association of NZ chairman, Malcolm Bailey has launched a scathing attack on the European Union’s proposed free trade agreement.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 24 June 2020 07:51

Buck stops with Govt over FTA

Former trade minister and National MP, Todd McClay, says it’s a bit late for people to be screaming about the EU's initial free trade offer to NZ on ag.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 16 June 2020 08:56

EU's "unacceptable" offer for NZ

A pathetic trade offer by the European Union has raised the ire of New Zealand politicians and farmer groups, which have strongly condemned the EU’s actions.

Published in General News
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