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New Zealand Principals Visit China

Catharine 23 October, 2012

A group of New Zealand primary and secondary principals saw the rapid economic progress of China, its rich heritage and the importance of learning Mandarin during the annual Principals' Delegation to China in September, organised by the Confucius Institute in Auckland.

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Business Teachers See China’s Impact

Catharine 16 October, 2012

Eleven New Zealand Business Studies and Commerce teachers and one assistant principal took part in this year’s Shanghai Business Studies Forum sponsored by our network partner, the Asia New Zealand Foundation.

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Prime Minister Backs Chinese Investment

Catharine 4 October, 2012

Prime Minister John Key today told business leaders to grab the opportunities to trade with China "with both hands", Darren Greenwood reported for the National Business Review. This also meant New Zealand had to accept and welcome foreign investment that would create jobs in the country, such as the Shanghai Pengxin deal.

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