Chinese interest in Polar regions grows as US loses credibility

Dr Marc Lanteigne Massey University, Albany, Auckland June 5, 2017 China is trying to develop a more positive image as a leader in environmental issues, including in Antarctica and the polar regions. The Asian giant is interested in the polar regions in the field of scientific cooperation with other major actors, including New Zealand in Antarctica, it was revealed at…

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Church to host Iftar Dinner in Auckland today

Supplied Content Auckland, June 5, 2017 In the spirit of facilitating deeper mutual understanding between Christians and Muslims, Holy Trinity Anglican Cathedral in Auckland is hosting ‘Iftar in the Cathedral,’ today (Monday, June 5) in Auckland. Organised jointly by the Cathedral and Shia Muslim – Christian Council and will take place the event will be held at Sunset (around sunset…

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