New Zealand Europe Business Council

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The New Zealand Europe Business Council Incorporated is established to promote the establishment of closer economic co-operation between New Zealand and Europe.

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Connect with our Members

We are proud to have a substanial membership of full and associate members ranging from Business Associations, Trade Commissions and Universities to Embassies, Consulates, and Consuls.

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FTA NZEBC Submission

New Zealand-Europe Business Council submission on a NZ-EU FTA, February 2016

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Our Postion in Support of a EU/NZ FTA

We are seeking support to move from discussions to negotiations on a Free Trade Agreement between the European Union and New Zealand.

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Event Notices

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Plans for 2016

This year we will support progress of the FTA process and move closer to commitments on both sides. 

We will continue to work with MFAT to ensure relations and trade with Europe continues to grow and develop.

Through various initiatives like the new Europe House arrangements we wish to bring prominence and full awareness to NZ of EU as the single biggest market in the world with a wealth of untapped market segments and opportunities.

Upcoming Events

Entrepreneurs' Series - Round 5 « How Digital is disrupting businesses in New Zealand? »

Entrepreneurs' Series - Round 5 « How Digital is disrupting businesses in New Zealand? »

The world is dealing with the pressures of digital disruption – and seeing rapid change to existing business models and customer experiences. Every day, companies are developing new ways of doing things enabled by data and technology.

Come hear some great insights and tips from businesses leaders that are truly disrupting their industries in New Zealand. Learn how you can harness the power of technology to succeed in the digital age.

When: Thursday 1st September 2016 at 6pm, drinks and nibbles provided
Venue: EY Building, 2 Takutai Square, Britomart, Auckland
Cost: $30 inc GST for members, $50 inc GST for non-members
Register: Complete attached registration form and return to or register on Eventbrite

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