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Oct 23, 2014, 17:36 ET New Zealand Says "Kia Ora Chicago"!

"Kia Ora Chicago" will become a common refrain in Chicago as New Zealanders ("Kiwis") flock to the city to watch as the All Blacks take on the USA...


Sep 27, 2013, 14:56 ET New Zealand finds a "home away from home" in San Francisco at the 34th America's Cup

  Kiwis who have called San Francisco home for the past several months are heading back to New Zealand following the 34th America's Cup. As...


Jul 09, 2013, 11:01 ET New Zealand to Highlight Kiwi Experience Throughout the America's Cup

As San Francisco hosts the world's most prestigious sailing competition, New Zealand – the only country represented officially as a partner...


Sep 22, 2011, 11:34 ET Cool New Zealand Inventions

Big ideas are coming out of the small, island nation of New Zealand and the world is noticing. The Economist Intelligence Unit says for a country...


Jun 27, 2011, 14:30 ET New Zealand Brings Its Global "Game Plan" to the 2011 BIO International Convention

With a 150 year expertise in the genetic improvement of animals and plants, world-class research institutions, and a globally focused outlook, New...


Jan 31, 2011, 14:00 ET New Zealand Emerges as an Entrepreneurial Powerhouse

New Zealand has begun the 2011 year as one of the most entrepreneurial countries on the planet. It is "an entrepreneurial powerhouse," according to...


Jul 06, 2010, 09:00 ET Skin Deep: Winning New Zealand Tissue Substitute Gives U.S. Hospitals a New Option for Flesh Wounds, Severe Burns and Reconstructive Surgeries

New hope and new help has arrived for people suffering from tissue damage, burns and reconstructive surgeries. It comes from New Zealand-based...


Feb 24, 2010, 22:16 ET New Zealand Showcases Cutting Edge Learning Technology at iCTLT 2010

Cutting-edge learning technology developed by New Zealand companies will be on show at the International Conference on Teaching and Learning...


Nov 08, 2005, 00:00 ET New Zealand Marine Industry Raises Over Ten Thousand Dollars in Charity Auction for Habitat for Humanity at Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Nov. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- New Zealand's marine industry charity auction at the Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show to...


Nov 04, 2005, 00:00 ET New Zealand Marine Industry Hosts Charity Auction for Habitat for Humanity at Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- As preparations continue in the wake of Hurricane Wilma for the Ft. Lauderdale International Boat...


Jul 02, 2003, 01:00 ET Silicon Valley Chosen as Base for Kiwi Beachhead

SAN FRANCISCO, July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Representatives of the New Zealand Government today announced the establishment of a beachhead facility in...