Gerry Brownlee

Chinese president Xi Jinping

Editor’s Insight: China's South Sea push exposes New Zealand's weakness

Mon 18 Jul 4

The TPP could be crucial in countering trade threats from China. With special feature audio.

Chinese ambassador to New Zealand Wang Lutong

RAW DATA: Lisa Owen interviews China Ambassador Wang Lutong on the South China Sea controversy

Sun 17 Jul 8

Chinese Ambassador to New Zealand, Wang Lutong, about the Chinese response to the ruling and what it means for our relationship with Beijing.

Christchurch Convention Centre design (Artist's Rendition)

Government ditches private partner to build Christchurch Convention Centre alone

Wed 29 Jun 6

The parties had mutually agreed they would not continue to work together on the project.

Gerry Brownlee

NZ POLITICS DAILY: Where to go to war next?

Mon 13 Jun 5

Seemingly out of the blue, the Government has come up with a proposal for a colossal $20 billion dollars of new expenditure on the military over the next 15 years.

Gerry Brownlee on The Nation

Brownlee: NZ will respond against cyber attacks

Sun 12 Jun 9

Defence Minister reserves right to retaliate against any cyber attacks, but says New Zealand will not launch a pre-emptive cyber strike.

Gerry Brownlee (Photo: Rob Hosking)

Brownlee best bet for next foreign minister


With the Auditor-General’s Saudi sheep report out soon, there is one obvious replacement for Murray McCully. With special feature audio.


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