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Congratulations from Gansu Foreign Affairs Office

Newly-elected National President Chris Lipscombe recently received a letter of congratulations on his becoming National President from Shan ... Read more

China and the South Pacific

China and the South PacificHere's a rather interesting backgrounder on matters to do with China and the Pacific, a subject much in the n... Read more

An Interesting Rewi Alley Anecdote

This very interesting information has been received from Zhu Yuming (Stephen) of the Gansu FAO.Shandan Alley Memorial discovered Communi... Read more

A Bailie Schools Old Boy Remembers

Zhang Xianwei is 98 years old now. He was a student of both Rewi Alley and George Hogg. From 1942 to 1950, Zhang studied and worked in B... Read more

Global Development Initiative, a letter from Ambassador Wang Xia...

A letter from Chinese Ambassador to New Zealand, Wang Xiaolong  outlining the  achievements and processes in China for improving livelihoods... Read more

Rewi Alley Anniversary 2021

In 2017, to commemorate the 120th birth of Rewi Alley, the Rewi Alley Anniversary Commemoration Committee Canterbury (RAACCC) was formed in ... Read more
New Zealand's First Chinese Immigrantappo hocton wang ah poo hoc ting

Appo Hocton (NZs first Chinese immigrant) book reprint

APPO HOCTON: WONG AH POO HOC TING New Zealand’s First Chinese Immigrant, Nelson 1842-1920The Nelson Branch believes the story of Appo H... Read more

Dr Sun Yatsen and the 1911 ‘Xinhai’ Revolution

On October 10th this year, being sofa-bound after hip surgery, I watched the celebration in Beijing of the 110th Anniversary of the 1911 “Xi... Read more

Increase in scam complaints, says Banking Ombudsman

This article is also available in ChineseThe ‘Chinese Embassy’ scam, targeting Chinese New Zealanders, is an example of the lengths scam... Read more

Dave Feickert Book published

Many NZCFS members will remember the late Dave Feickert, who was President of the Whanganui branch, and who did many good things in help... Read more

New Zealand China Council Insight page launched

A new ‘Insight’ page has been launched on the NZCC’s website. The page will host explainer videos, interviews, discussions and speeches on t... Read more