NewZealand cries foul over Huawei rugby quip in newspaper ads
WELLINGTON (AFP) - Chinese telecom giant Huawei took a light-hearted dig on Wednesday(Feb 13) at New Zealand 's decision to ban it from the rugby-mad nation's 5G infrastructure development, leaving officials in Wellington unimpressed.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Not desirable to move ministers after less than a year, but situation ‘can’t be helped’: PM Lee
SINGAPORE — It is not desirable to give Cabinet ministers short stints in their portfolios owing to the disruption it can cause, but such moves are sometimes necessary, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Friday (April 23).
Singapore and New Zealand mutually extend automated immigration clearance facilities from Feb 12SINGAPORE - Singapore and New Zealand nationals will be able to utilise automated immigration clearance facilities when travelling to each other's country from Tuesday (Feb 12).. Read more at straitstimes.com. What we need from NZ? Except their Airspace and land for our millitary training. Haha..
Cricket: Guptill set to return for New Zealand, Bangladesh to miss ShakibREUTERS: New Zealand opener Martin Guptill is set to return from a back injury for the upcoming one-day international series against Bangladesh, ...
Cricket: Seifert stars as New Zealand inflict India's worst T20 defeatWELLINGTON: India crashed to their worst ever Twenty20 defeat as an aggressive 84 by Tim Seifert set New Zealand up for an 80-run win in ...
Asian shares doze in data lull, New Zealand dollar takes a diveAsian share markets were in a muted mood on Thursday and looked set for a sleepy session with China still on holiday and no major economic data on ...
New Zealand wildfire expected to burn for weeksA large New Zealand wildfire is expected to burn for weeks longer but has moved away from some inhabited areas, allowing residents of an evacuated ...
Long-haul New Zealand-China flight forced back mid-flightA passenger plane flying from Auckland to Shanghai was forced to turn back after some five hours in the air because it did not have permission to land, officials said Sunday. Passengers said the captain informed them mid-flight the Air New Zealand plane was not allowed to land in China and would have
China defers New Zealand tourism event amid concerns of a diplomatic riftWELLINGTON (REUTERS) - China has postponed a major tourism campaign in New Zealand days before its launch and Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's visit to Beijing has been further delayed as concerns mount of strained ties over China's growing influence in the Pacific.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
New Zealand wildfire expected to burn for weeksA large New Zealand wildfire is expected to burn for weeks longer but has moved away from some inhabited areas, allowing residents of an evacuated village to return home soon, firefighters said Monday. The fire erupted early last week amid scorching conditions in the heavily forested area and by early
New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern says China flight's return not a red flag for tiesWELLINGTON (REUTERS) - An Air New Zealand flight bound for Shanghai was turned back because of an 'administrative issue' and the incident holds no political implications for ties with China, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday (Feb 11).. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Air New Zealand flight to Shanghai turned away on Taiwan reference: Stuff[SYDNEY] An Air New Zealand plane en route to Shanghai was forced to return to Auckland after several hours in the air on Saturday as paperwork for the flight included reference to Taiwan, Stuff reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Read more at The Business Times.