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Ardern ‘really pleased’ with Asia trip as she heads back to NZ

New Zealand’s first trade delegation since the pandemic began, led by the Prime Minister, is heading back home after a packed week in Singapore and Japan. When asked to reflect on the past week’s happenings, Jacinda Ardern said she was “really pleased” with the trip. “[There was] a strong focus on trade, a strong focus […]

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Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern fronts up on first overseas trip since 2020

Power Play – Few prime ministerial trips have seemed so long in the coming – and still so uncertain – after a nearly 800-day hiatus from international travel. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern speaking to reporters. Photo: RNZ / Craig McCulloch The trip to Singapore and Japan will be Jacinda Ardern’s third attempt at breaking free […]

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Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern promises to travel to Europe, US, Asia, Australia in 2022

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has promised to lead trade delegations to Europe, the United States, Asia and Australia in 2022, as New Zealand reopens to the world. Ardern announced the Government’s plan to end tight border restrictions that have been in place since early in the Covid-19 pandemic, beginning with New Zealanders in Australia being […]

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