:  Japan's Economy MInister Nobutero Ishihara happy to get a bottle of NZ whisky from Trade Minister Todd McClay

NZ diplomacy leads way on post-Trump TPP

The announcement over the weekend that the 11 members of the Trans Pacific Partnership will go ahead without the USA is something of a personal triumph for Trade Minister Todd McClay. He has been criss cros…
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:  Foreign Minister Gerry Brownlee

PM pulls Brownlee into line

In a rare public contradiction of a senior Cabinet Minister, the Prime Minister, Bill English, yesterday said Foreign Minister Gerry Brownlee had been "trying to find the right language" when he described Ne…
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:  Foreign Minister Murray McCully and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi

Leaving America - McCully's legacy

It is perhaps one of the most over looked achievements of the current National Government that it has managed to define what an independent foreign policy looks like. This was very much the theme last night…
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