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New Zealand and China sign a Memo of Arrangement to establish ho...

During the visit (March, 2017) of China Premier Li Keqiang to New Zealand, NZ and China signed a Memorandum of Arrangement on Strengthenin... Read more

Follow Kirk’s adventures at University in Xiamen

Kirk McDowall, a member of the NZCFS Wellington Branch, is running a blog to record his adventures while at University in Xiamen, Fujian p... Read more

Latest survey: ‘New Zealanders’ Perception of Asia and As...

For more than a 100 years, New Zealand has had connections, some tenuous, with Asia, beginning with the gold miners from Southern China, in ... Read more

Studying and researching Rewi Alley: A national standards NCEA p...

Units of Learning for the New Zealand Social Studies Curriculum and for NCEA levels One and Three – “Studying and Researching Rewi Alley” ... Read more

Rural Co-ops Battle “Poverty of Opportunity” – Our Preside...

The following is the text of an interview of Dave Bromwich, National President NZCFS, by John Marienthal, a member of the South Bay chapte... Read more
Diana Coop

First Fellow of Winston Churchill Memorial Trust (NZCFS) is a Co...

In June 2016, the New Zealand China Friendship Society (NZCFS) joined with the prestigious Winston Churchill Memorial Trust which awards a... Read more

Pacific China friendly relations extended in new Association

New Zealand China Friendship Society national executive members Dave Bromwich (President), George Andrews, Miao Fan and Heiko Lade attende... Read more
NZCFS PP&L Tour 2015

NZCFS PP&L Delegation (2015) with Focus on Health

Fascinating facts and significant differences in attitude to health between New Zealand and China were highlighted during the visit to Chi... Read more
New Zealand Chinese Language Week September 2016

Ni Hao – It’s New Zealand Chinese Language Week 2016...

Noticing an increase in the number of people saying 'Ni Hao" at work today? Well that's not surprising given that Monday 12th September 2016... Read more
Just a few of the 174 boxes (8 tonnes) of traditional roof tiles sent from Changchun for Masterton’s Chinese Pavilion, yet to be built…

A Chinese Pavilion for Masterton!

The original design was supplied by the Changchun Gardening Bureau and is designed along traditional lines, at the same time making sure tha... Read more
Christine Ward receiving the award at the Sister City Awards Dinner

Air New Zealand Award for Nelson’s Art-Exchange Project

As part of the Sister Cities NZ Conference this year (May, 2016), held in Nelson, at the Sister City Awards Dinner, NZCFS Nelson Branch's Im... Read more

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