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New Zealand urges the IMO not to miss this opportunity to adopt a workable and effective strategy to bring rising greenhouse gas emissions from shipping under control. Government Press Release 8 Apr 2018, 10:47 PM Views : 4. "The IMO strategy also needs to recognise and protect the interests of ...
WELLINGTON, April 9 (Xinhua) -- New Zealand on Monday urged the International Maritime Organization (IMO) member states to work towards a meaningful and effective outcome in line with the Paris Agreement on Climate Change. While releasing a statement at the IMO Greenhouse Gas reduction ...
New Zealand on Monday urged the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) member states to work towards a meaningful and effective outcome in line with the Paris Agreement on Climate Change. In a statement at the IMO Greenhouse Gas reduction strategy negotiations in London, Associate ...
New Zealand will stop granting offshore oil and gas exploration permits, saying it is committed to playing its part in tackling climate change. The government is taking “an important step to address climate change and create a clean, green and sustainable future for New Zealand,” Prime Minister Jacinda ...
Environmental rights group have described the government's decision as a “historic moment” for New Zealand. But opposition lawmakers have slammed the government, saying the move could undermine the economy. Drillship off the coast of New Zealand. New Zealand's government on Thursday ...
An Indian farmer looks toward the sky from his dried-up field at Phaphamau, June 6, 2003. AFP file photoNew Zealand is halting all new offshore oil and gas exploration to become a global leader in the fight against climate change, the centre-left government said Thursday, but opponents accused it of ...
"New Zealand has stood up to one of the most powerful industries in the world." Image: Getty Images. 2016%2f09%2f16%2fe7%2fhttpsd2mhye01h4nj2n.cloudfront.netmediazgkymde1lzex.0f9e7 By Johnny Lieu -19271 seconds ago. New Zealand's oil and gas industry is a sizeable part of the country's ...
WELLINGTON, New Zealand — New Zealand will stop issuing permits for offshore oil and gas exploration as it moves to combat climate change, the government announced Thursday, but it stopped short of halting exploration already underway. The move provoked bitter responses from the petroleum ...
New Zealand is halting all new offshore oil and gas exploration to become a global leader in the fight against climate change, the centre-left government said Thursday, but opponents accused it of "economic vandalism". "(We are) taking an important step to address climate change and create a clean, ...
New Zealand has said it will ban new permits for offshore oil exploration as it attempts to move towards a low-carbon future. The announcement has been lauded by climate groups but industry groups have vociferously opposed such a move. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said it would help "protect ...
New Zealand is banning offshore drilling and gas exploration as part of its effort to combat climate change. RELATED CONTENT. Oil Prices Reach 3-Year High. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced the move this week, noting that the country will allow current operations around some 50 existing ...
The government's Climate Change Commission has come one step closer with an expert committee appointed to begin the groundwork. Climate Change Minister James Shaw (L) with the members of the Climate Change Commission committee, (from left) chair David Prentice, Lisa Tumahai, Dr Jan ...
Don't just rebuild, DOC conservation services manager Golden Bay Andrew Lamason says. Think smarter - it's only going to keep happening. The remnants of ex-cyclone Fehi at Abel Tasman National Park paint a grim picture. The iconic location, known globally for its azure blue water, golden sand ...
By Jamie Morton. Scores of dead little blue penguins that have washed up on northern New Zealand beaches this year probably died of starvation in extreme sea conditions, researchers say. And they warn that climate change and its big storms could mean many more mass deaths of cherished bird and ...
New Zealand's crops could be hit by more - and more serious - disease as climate change brings harsher, longer droughts. A team of New Zealand ...
A groundbreaking ceremony for the Pacific region's first Climate Change Centre is scheduled for Friday in Samoa. An artist's impression of the Pacific ...
“Climate change is one of the biggest threats to society this century but reports like todays will ensure New Zealand is better prepared for dealing with ...
A new report shows how climate change will impact on New Zealander's health over the next 50-100 years, and makes the case for better preparation.
The plight of pregnant mothers and babies born during and after nuclear testing in the Pacific has been highlighted by a climate change activist from ...
Foreign Affairs Minister Winston Peters today announced the government has agreed to a long term approach to assist Pacific Island states in meeting ...
New Zealand's Foreign Affairs Minister says the government has agreed to a long term approach to assist Pacific Island states in meeting the ...
Climate change could massively impact the health sector, according to a new report. no caption. Photo: 123RF. The report by the Environment and ...
Better planning, resourcing, and leadership have been urgently called for by a top-level panel helping New Zealand prepare for a warmer, wetter and ...
The New Zealand government needs to do more on climate change, a new report says. No caption. Photo: 123r. The report from the Climate Change ...
The Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme, or SPREP, says climate change adaptation and disaster preparation needs to be ...
The Case. Sarah Thomson claimed that the Minister had acted unlawfully when setting New Zealand's greenhouse gas emissions targets, specifically:.
Neither country can be considered a model in terms of response to the increasingly important issue of the energy transition.
WELLINGTON, June 6 (Xinhua) -- Scientists from the National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA) urged New Zealand farmers to ...
Fiji's chief climate negotiator says its important for the global community to hear from directly Pacific people facing the impact of climate change.
The National Party has changed its tune on setting up a Climate Change Commission, but does not agree with all aspects of the government's Zero ...
The National Party has made a U-turn on its stance on the Climate Change Commission but does not agree with all aspects of the government's Zero ...
National Party leader Simon Bridges says his party has offered bipartisan support to a climate commission for "the right reasons" but he will not commit ...
Tourism
Tourism New Zealand CEO, Stephen England-Hall talks with Grant Bradley on the future of New Zealand tourism. Grant Bradley. By: Grant Bradley. Aviation, tourism and energy writer for the NZ Herald. grant.bradley@nzherald.co.nz @gbradleynz. Share via email Share on Facebook Share on Twitter ...
University of Otago research has found that New Zealand dentists are fixing increasing numbers of unsuccessful dentist treatments due to 'medical tourism.' Credit: Creative Commons. New Zealand dentists are increasingly having to provide remedial treatment where things have gone wrong for "dental ...
A survey shows 96 percent of dentists say they are having to fix poor dental work done overseas. The New Zealand Dental Association will review its flossing guidelines after the US government dropped the practice from its dietary recommendations. Photo: 123rf. Otago University surveyed 337 dentists ...
Most tourists who visit Papua New Guinea want to return, according to the International Finance Corporation. Papua New Guinea tourism: Jais Aben resort in Madang. Photo: RNZI / Johnny Blades. The IFC has released an assessment into tourism demand in PNG with the results of the 2017 ...
18 April 2018. Immediate release. Steady on – call for cap on tourism numbers in New Zealand high country. Fish & Game is calling on the Government to curb tourism numbers in the South Island high country, saying the pressure is now so high, it's harming the environment and Kiwis' traditional ...
The working group will help Kelvin Davis and New Zealand to improve the way to manage freedom camping. Devdiscourse News Desk 18 Apr 2018, 03:17 AM Views : 4. The group will have 9 people from local government, industry and key central government agencies. (Image Credit: Pixabay).
Australia's Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Steve Ciobo reported (18-Apr-2018) China has overtaken New Zealand to become Australia's largest inbound visitor market for the first time. According to Australian Bureau of Statistics data, there were 1,390,000 Chinese visitors for the year ending ...
Staff at the Solomon Islands Visitor Bureau are receiving counselling after one colleague died and another went missing during an assessment by several staff of a hiking track. The office's marketing officer, Stella Lucas, died during the assessment in the Mataniko River region near Honiara, but the ...
The Tourism Ministry is promoting potential destinations for marine tourism in Indonesia to yachter communities in Opua, New Zealand from April 20 to 21. Expected to be attended by 80 members of the Opua Cruising Club, 75 members of the Oyster Yacht Community and 40 members of other yacht ...
April 24 (Reuters) - Thomas Cook (India) Ltd: * SAYS CO SIGNS MOU WITH TOURISM NEW ZEALAND AND IMMIGRATION NEW ZEALAND Source text - bit.ly/2HmAQ9d Further company coverage: Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles. 1024 : 1164. narrow-browser-and-phone ...
Thomas Cook (India) Ltd., India's leading integrated travel and travel related financial services company, has been selected as a preferred partner for the Tourism Industry Partnership (TIP) Programme between Tourism New Zealand (TNZ) and Immigration New Zealand (INZ). The TIP programme ...
Thomas Cook (India) has been selected as a preferred partner for the Tourism Industry Partnership (TIP) Programme between Tourism New Zealand (TNZ) and Immigration New Zealand (INZ). The TIP programme between Tourism New Zealand and Immigration New Zealand will focus on streamlining ...
Mumbai, Apr 24. New Zealand is eyeing double digit growth in footfalls from India in 2018-19, which will help it achieve the target of 1 lakh visitors before the deadline of 2023. “In 2017-18, ending February, we hosted 62,000 travellers from India, which was 16.05 per cent growth over the previous year.
Diana Penty was last seen in the movie Lucknow Central which also starred Farhan Akhtar. The movie did not fare well at the box-office. Diana was here spotted promoting New Zealand tourism. She will be next seen in Paramanu which also stars John Abraham. Check out the images here. Diana Penty.
It's no secret that New Zealand is a real gem in the Pacific Ocean's box of treasures and tourism to the country has been on an upward trend. These ASX listed companies are well positioned to take advantage of New Zealand's tourism boom and the numbers are confirming it. Auckland International ...
The New Zealand Tourism (NZT) and Immigration New Zealand (INZ) have inducted Cox & Kings in its Tourism Industry Partnership Programme (TIP). The TIP Programme will provide a more streamlined process for procuring a New Zealand visitor visa to the Indian visitors travelling with Cox & Kings.
An NGO says uncontrolled fires are putting Fiji's farming and tourism sectors at risk in the country's west. No caption. Photo: 123rf.com. Nature Fiji's Robin Yarrow said forest loss due to the fires during dry season left topsoil exposed to torrential rain during this year's cyclone season. Listen to more on ...
Research by University of Otago scientists shows dolphin tourism can have a negative effect on the animals. A pod of spinner dolphins in Niue. Studies conducted by New Zealand scientists show that dolphin tourism could be damaging for the animal. Photo: William Ray. The research focused on ...
In scenes reminiscent of poor old Tasmania being left off the Aussie map at the Brisbane Commonwealth Games, New Zealand has being overlooked by some of the world's most reputable institutions. Souvenir globes at the world-famous Smithsonian Air and Space Museum in the US along with maps ...
New Zealand's latest tourism campaign enlists Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to fly the flag with tongue in cheek. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share on email; Share more... Share on Google+ · Share on Reddit · Share on Whatsapp; Print this article. X. By Penny Hunter; May 2nd, 2018; 1 min ...
NEW Zealand comedian Rhys Darby has joined forces with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern in a hilarious new video campaign to get to the bottom of an escalating international crisis. Jeremy Pierce. The Courier-MailMay 2, 201810:24am. Video; Image ...
In a new ad from New Zealand Tourism, comic Rhys Darby calls on New Zealand's prime minister Jacinda Ardern for help solving the 'next great conspiracy' – why the country keeps getting left off world maps. Source: Tourism New Zealand. Wed 2 May 2018 01.25 EDT Last modified on Wed 2 May 2018 ...
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Flight of the Conchords star Rhys Darby have joined forces for a new tourism campaign exposing a “conspiracy” to keep the island nation off the map. In the video, Darby phones Ardern - whom he refers to variously as “Cindy”, “your highness” and ...
Eagle-eyed kiwis have noticed a troubling trend around the globe - New Zealand is being forgotten on world maps. In NZ Tourism's latest campaign, comedian Rhys Darby and New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern team up to get New Zealand back on the map. Source: YouTube/ 100% Pure ...
WATCH ABOVE: New Zealand has launched a tourism campaign featuring its Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and comedian Rhys Darby questioning why the country is frequently left off world maps. X. - A A +. Listen · New Zealand's new tourism campaign is aiming to tackle the mystery of why it often ...
New Zealand's biggest annual trade show is coming back to Rotorua. Tourism Industry Aotearoa (TIA) has today announced that TRENZ will be back ...
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Arden has joined comedian Rhys Darby in a campaign which aims to expose a conspiracy to delete the tiny ...
The PR campaign aims to raise awareness of New Zealand's attributes and promote why the country should be on the world map. The Smithsonian Air and Space Museum is guilty. Ouch. Something really bad happens to NZ over the next 45 years that suggests Peter Thiel and the rest of his Silicon ...
New Zealand has no boundaries when it comes to it's tourism campaigns, as this new ad proves. New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern makes a cameo in the commercial. The commercial even has a dig at Australia, England and France. Marketing expert Jane Caro breaks down why they keep ...
Pressure from growing tourist numbers has made sustainability a priority for those attending the country's annual tourism conference. No caption. Tourism Minister Kelvin Davis is due to speak at TRENZ on Thursday. Photo: RNZ. Hundreds of tourist operators, buyers and agents are due to descend on ...
Research shows travellers from Australia visiting friends and family are valuable to New Zealand tourism. Research from Auckland Airport's International Travel Summit shows that travellers from Australia who are visiting friends and relatives (VFR) in New Zealand are highly valuable and a market that ...
Tourism New Zealand is changing tack with its 100% Pure campaign, by emphasising people as well as the place. Although the 19-year-old campaign ...
New Zealand's tourism sector is forecast to grow steadily over the next seven years, reaching 5.1 million visitors annually by 2024, up 37 percent from ...
Tourism New Zealand and creative agency, Augusto, have put together a fun new campaign spot starring Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and ...
New Zealand has lowered its forecast for spending by foreign visitors over the next six years after downgrading the revenue it expects from Chinese ...
Introduction. Tourism is an economic bedrock. It's our biggest export earner, employs hundreds of thousands of people, and the industry is the world's ...
Auckland wants to attract wealthier visitors, and make the city a more interesting place especially at night and in the off season. No caption.
The temperature isn't the only thing that's hot in Australia. The country's tourism industry is heating up to reach record levels in 2018. New data ...
Tourism New Zealand has had its budget cut by around 5 per cent to market the country overseas. The agency's budget has been cut from $117.3 ...
JAKARTA, NNC - The Ministry of Tourism held a Bali Sales Mission in three Australian cities (Sydney, Melbourne and Perth) and the City of Auckland, ...
It is now or never to make Waimate an attractive tourist destination, local business owners say. A wallaby park in Waimate. Photo: RNZ/Logan Church.
Wellingtonians have spared no expense in letting Aucklanders know the capital city has been named the world's most liveable city. A full page ad by ...
Tourism and aviation industries are anxious about exactly how the government's proposed border tax will work. Campervan on Mount Cook Road with ...
The tie up also marks a shift in airline alliances as both Qantas and Air New Zealand have dropped or redrawn deals with Gulf carriers in recent ...
[SYDNEY] Australia's Qantas Airways Ltd and Air New Zealand announced a codeshare deal on Friday, amid a redrawing of airline alliances in the ...
Some tourism operators in the Abel Tasman National Park say visitors will be put off by a doubling of fees for huts and campsites, but that was not ...
The South Pacific Tourism Organisation says tourist arrivals in the region grew by three percent in 2017 and reached a total of 2.1 million.
Andrew Stone reflects on how too much of a good thing is killing some of the world's tourist destinations. The island of Boracay is a slip of land which ...
The Hamilton and Waikato region cemented its place as an emerging tourism destination by hosting the board of Tourism New Zealand recently.
A tourism group is worried a new system of taxing many visitors to New Zealand could deter some from coming here and instead opt for destinations ...
New Zealand announced plans Friday to introduce a tourist tax and increase other fees for international visitors to fund infrastructure development in ...
WELLINGTON (AFP) - New Zealand announced plans on Friday (June 15) to introduce a tourist tax and increase other fees for international visitors to ...
The New Zealand Government has announced details of its planned tourism tax, with international visitors to pay between $25 and $35 from late next ...
New Zealand is on the nose with Aussie tourists, who are shunning their trans-Tasman neighbour and heading elsewhere for their holidays.
The government of New Zealand has proposed implementing a new tourist tax to start in the second half of 2019. The new tax would range in cost ...
Tourists photographing the view in the Eglinton Valley on the Milford road. OPINION: A national tourism taskforce is needed. Federated Mountain ...