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  • Counting down to kick-off

    Two of New Zealand's promising young football players took training to new heights last week - playing one of the highest games of keepy-uppy the world has possibly ever seen.

  • Luxury New Zealand on show at the 2015 Singapore Yacht Show

    As the multi-million-dollar boats cruised into Sentosa Cove for the 2015 Singapore Yacht Show, Tourism New Zealand and Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development (ATEED) seized the opportunity to showcase New Zealand's scenery, coastline and shore-based luxury tourism offerings to their owners and the wider yachting community. 

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    Opening up the Americas

    New Zealand can expect a surge of North and South American visitors in future, thanks to Air New Zealand's new Houston and Buenos Aires routes, both set to launch in December this year.  

  • Top Japanese media line up for New Zealand

    New Zealand's sun continues to rise in the strengthening Japanese market, shining across a range of Japanese print and media channels between March and June as Tourism New Zealand invests more in growing off-peak travel from the Japan market.

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    March arrivals wrap up a stellar summer

    March has been another month of impressive visitor numbers with total arrivals up 7.1 per cent for the year- bringing a fantastic summer season to a close, says Tourism New Zealand Chief Executive Kevin Bowler. 

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    Creating New Zealand experts overseas

    An important way to realise the potential of offshore markets is to ensure travel sellers have a good understanding of New Zealand and are able to effectively and passionately sell it as a holiday destination.

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    Spectacular news from Air New Zealand, says tourism partner

    Tourism New Zealand's Chief Executive Kevin Bowler says today's announcement from Air New Zealand regarding the commencement of flights between Houston in the USA and Auckland, is a spectacular one for the industry.

  • NZ making the media around the globe

    Destination New Zealand has been featuring in major print and online publications around the globe over the last six months, seeded by Tourism New Zealand's International Media Programme.

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    NZ aired to millions during "Germany's Next top Model" epsiode

    Over 2.5 million Germans last night had New Zealand beamed into their homes during a 120-minute episode of "Germany's next Top model", filmed in New Zealand during January.

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    Latin America: laying the foundations in an emerging market

    First published in Inside Tourism issue 1020, 9 April

    It has been just under two years since Tourism New Zealand set its sights on Latin America, identifying it as an emerging visitor market with significant potential for New Zealand.



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