Australia emphasises relationship with NZ in Pacific trade plans

Sophie Boot
Thu, 23 Nov 2017

By Sophie Boot Nov. 24 (BusinessDesk) - Australia has reiterated the importance of New Zealand to its foreign policy direction in its latest white paper, with particular emphasis on the role it sees New Zealand playing in its economic engagement with Pacific island countries. In the Australian government's 2017 foreign policy white paper, released this morning, the relationship with New Zealand is described as "our most comprehensive" and the authors say Australia is committed to deepening it further.  Australia sees itself as "deliver...

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