AUT signs Memorandum of Understanding with IIT Madras

Supplied Content Wellington, November 29, 2020 Auckland University of Technology (AUT) has strengthened its ties with India with a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, stated to be the first of its kind for a New Zealand University. The MOU was signed virtually and will take effect in 2021. AUT also received India’s High Commissioner…

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Business Council networking event on December 1 in Christchurch

Supplied Content Auckland, November 27, 2020 India New Zealand Business Council (INZBC) is organising a networking event in Christchurch on December 1, 2020, as a part of its India Unplugged Series. India’s High Commissioner to New Zealand Muktesh Pradesh and Canterbury Employers Chamber of Commerce Chief Executive Leeann Watson will be among the Guests of Honour. To register for the…

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High Commissioner David Pine to speak on ‘A Passage to India Series’

Interactive Session of New Zealand India Alliance on December 1 https://www.eventbrite.co.nz/e/a-passage-to-india-series-registration-128834610789 The state of bilateral relations between New Zealand and India, the ways of engagement, the role of the private sector and other issues of relevance are expected to be discussed with New Zealand’s High Commissioner to India David Pine next week. Auckland based New Zealand India Trade Alliance (NZITA)…

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The journey of a former Refugee to New Zealand Parliament

Eritrean finds new life and career in a land of opportunities and equality Wellington, November 27, 2020 Former refugee and new MP Ibrahim Omer captivated Parliament yesterday (Thursday, November 26, 2020) with his maiden speech to the House.  Here is the transcript, from Hansard, of his life’s journey: Kia Ora and Salaam Alaikum. My name is Ibrahim Omer. I am an…

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Consumers cautioned against unrealistic bargain offers

Commerce Commission Chairperson Anna Rawlings (From CC website) The Commerce Commission has cautioned retailers and consumers to carefully consider the bargains being offered as ‘Black Friday to think hard about the bargains being offered as ‘Black Friday’ and Christmas draw near. The Black Friday Concept The day following Thanksgiving (celebrated in the US on the fourth Thursday of November), commonly referred to…

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