Why we should stay close to China

  A fortnight ago Foreign Minister Winston Peters sent shockwaves through the New Zealand foreign policy establishment when he refused to endorse New Zealand’s support for China’s Belt and Road proposa…
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:  NZ Foreign Minister Winston Peters and Australia Foreign Minister Julie Bishop at the Australia-New Zealand Leadership Forum in Sydney

What is Winston trying to say about China?

Foreign Minister Winston Peters with an off the cuff comment at a Sydney Think Tank last Thursday has raised questions on both sides of the Tasman about whether the new New Zealand Government is changing its…
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:  China Premier Li Keqiang is greeted in Wellington last April.

New Zealand goes it alone with China

 Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern will have a high-level discussion with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull this Friday and the role of China in the region will be on the agenda. Discussions will tak…
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