ASEAN

ASEAN summit and TPP pull bloc further apart

Fri 16 Sep

The annual East Asia summit for the ASEAN group has highlighted fissures in decision-making, China and the TPP – all of which appear to be slowly pulling the bloc apart.

Prime Minister John Key

Editor’s Insight: Globetrotting Key catches up with G20 leaders at Asian summit

Wed 7 Sep

Maritime security and counter terrorism are among the key issues in Asia. With special feature audio.

Trade Minister Todd McClay

Dairy sends encouraging signals for RCEP at public meeting

Thu 16 Jun 1

As talks continue in Auckland, the public has its say on the RCEP trade deal. With special feature audio.

Victoria University director of the New Zealand India Research Institute Sekhar Bandyopadhyay

Analysis: Clear path ahead for better India/NZ ties

Mon 16 May

Historical ties don't always predict future ties, but India represents potential with a capital 'P'.

John Key: You never know what will happen

NZ hedges bets on TPP, joins Asean-plus trade negotiations

Wed 21 Nov 3

John Key also throws our lot with the China-led Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership.

No language barrier at Asean business forum

Fri 19 Mar 6

Local mainstream businesses looking for global growth will find the going a lot easier if they tap into ethnic communities within New Zealand, delegates at an Asean business forum in Auckland were told today.

The forum – hosted by the Office of Ethnic Affairs – was aimed at helping New Zealand exporters take advantage of the opportunities created by free trade agreements with Asean nations.

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