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Applications open for Foundation internships in Asia

The Asia New Zealand Foundation is offering NZ tertiary students and recent graduates a chance to undertake internships with leading businesses and organisations operating in/with Asia.

Intern stories
Intern overcomes initial nerves and embraces adventure of a lifetime

Arriving in Seoul on a chilly winter's evening in January, Nadia Safi's excitement at being in a strange city thousands of kilometres from home soon gave way to panic.

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China Business Summit 2024 - key insights

Find out some of the Foundation team's key takeaways from this year's China Business Summit, held in Auckland on 20 May. The summit explored NZ-China economic, commercial and political relations.

Business / News
Intern inspired to pursue a future in China

In this article Aidan Young describes the incredible three months he spent in Ningbo, China, over the New Zealand summer interning at digital marketing agency United Media Solution.

computer science / computer engineering
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NEC AI pharmaceutical development internship

The Asia New Zealand Foundation Te Whītau Tūhono and NEC are excited to announce the 2024 NEC AI Pharmaceutical Development internship.

Business / marketing / creative industries
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CJ Cultural Foundation internship, South Korea

This is a unique opportunity for a New Zealand student or recent graduate majoring in business, marketing, media and communications, music, or film to gain valuable industry experience.

Resources / Report
Te Waipounamu and Asia

A new report from the Asia New Zealand Foundation finds strong appetite among South Island businesses to continue growing trade and investment links to Asia, despite Covid-19 constraints.

Resources / Report
Thinking Careers? Think Asia

The Asia New Zealand Foundation commissioned Colmar Brunton to conduct an online survey of young people (aged between 16 and 25) to gauge what, if any, career advice they had received that prompted th

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Asian Investment in New Zealand

Research commissioned by the Asia New Zealand Foundation has found that investment from Asia accounts for a relatively small share of all foreign investment in New Zealand.

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Kia hiwa rā - Māori creative (digital) business delegation to China 2024

The Asia New Zealand Foundation Te Whītau Tūhono is offering up to eight places for emerging Māori creative business leaders to be part of a funded delegation to China in July 2024.

Business / News
Top Tips for businesses looking to engage with Asia

In our most recent research report, Te Waipounamu and Asia, we talked to South Island businesses about their business links to Asia, and 71% said they intended to grow their connections to the region.