Welcome to the ASEAN New Zealand Combined Business Council (ANZCBC). The ten member countries of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) are Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, Singapore and Viet Nam. If you have any interest in export, import, trade, investment or other business with these SE Asian nations please read on.

University launches global brand

24 April 2014
Massey University has launched a new brand to expand its delivery of offshore education to international students living overseas.

The focused work to create Massey University Worldwide was supported by $150,000 funding through Education New Zealand, as part of the government’s strategic initiatives to increase the volume of offshore education delivery by New Zealand providers.
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Asian enthusiasm for natural health boosts NZ industry

24 April 2014
Asian consumers increasingly viewing health supplements as "an investment rather than an expense" are driving growth in New Zealand's natural products industry, says the boss of Comvita's operations in China and Southeast Asia.
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NZ & Indonesia building stronger energy links

24 April 2014
Economic Development Minister Steven Joyce today witnessed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between Auckland UniServices and the Indonesian Geothermal Association in Jakarta to develop specialised geothermal training courses held in New Zealand and Indonesia.
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China trade target has risk: expert

24 April 2014
Boosting New Zealand's two-way trade with China to $30 billion by 2020 is achievable but there are risks with New Zealand becoming over-dependent on the Chinese market, says a top economist.
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ANZCBC draws its membership from four main constituencies:

  • New Zealand organisations in New Zealand
  • ASEAN organisations in New Zealand
  • New Zealand organisations in ASEAN nations
  • ASEAN organisations in ASEAN nations

Membership is also open to any organisation or person with a general interest in business issues and trade between New Zealand and SE Asia.

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ANZCBC hosts regular events for its members. Watch this space for advanced notice of future events in your area.