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Ardern Poised to Win Re-election in New Zealand.
October 16, 2020

Ardern Poised to Win Re-election in New Zealand.

By Joshua Mcdonald
Jacinda Ardern’s Labor Party is expected to come out far ahead in Saturday’s election, but may end up needing the Greens as a coalition partner.

New Zealand’s Defense Ministry Sizes Up the International Security Environment
September 22, 2020

New Zealand’s Defense Ministry Sizes Up the International Security Environment

By Nicholas Dynon
Its Statement of Intent 2020-2024 provides an assessment of the country’s security environment – with COVID-19 thrown in the mix.
New Zealand Mosque Shooter Won’t Speak at Court Sentencing
August 26, 2020

New Zealand Mosque Shooter Won’t Speak at Court Sentencing

By Associated Press
Over the first three days of the hearing, 90 survivors and family members told the judge about the pain and aftermath of the attacks.

Coronavirus Breaks Out Again in New Zealand After 102 Days
August 12, 2020

Coronavirus Breaks Out Again in New Zealand After 102 Days

By Associated Press
Auckland has the country's first cases of local transmission in over 100 days, sparking a renewed lockdown and a scramble to contact trace.

Despite Pandemic Slump, Foreign Buyers Maintain Share in New Zealand Housing Market
August 07, 2020

Despite Pandemic Slump, Foreign Buyers Maintain Share in New Zealand Housing Market

By Joshua Mcdonald
The New Zealand housing market slumps by 30 percent but foreign buyers maintain their market share. 

Hedging or Balancing? Australia and New Zealand’s Differing China Strategies
July 14, 2020

Hedging or Balancing? Australia and New Zealand’s Differing China Strategies

By Lai-Ha Chan
Different approaches to China have led to different results for Australia and New Zealand.

New Zealand and Australia Begin Relaxing COVID-19 Restrictions
May 14, 2020

New Zealand and Australia Begin Relaxing COVID-19 Restrictions

By Joshua Mcdonald
Australia and New Zealand have begun easing restrictions and are discussing the possibility of a “COVID-safe travel zone” between the two countries.
New Zealand Could Pull off Bold Goal of Eliminating COVID-19
April 22, 2020

New Zealand Could Pull off Bold Goal of Eliminating COVID-19

By Associated Press
Geographical isolation and bold political action could help New Zealand rid itself of the new virus altogether.

Jacinda Ardern’s Re-Election Woes
March 26, 2020

Jacinda Ardern’s Re-Election Woes

By Joshua Mcdonald
Will New Zealanders stay with Ardern or succumb to the global rise of populism and nationalism?

New Zealand Marks Year Since Christchurch Massacre
March 16, 2020

New Zealand Marks Year Since Christchurch Massacre

By Joshua Mcdonald
A year on from the Christchurch massacre -- what has New Zealand done to prevent further attacks?

Christchurch Marks Anniversary of Mosque Shootings
March 15, 2020

Christchurch Marks Anniversary of Mosque Shootings

A memorial event had to be canceled amid COVID-19 fears, but New Zealanders remembered the tragedy that “fundamentally changed” their country.
New Zealand’s Ardern Will Seek Re-election in Sept. 19 Vote
January 29, 2020

New Zealand’s Ardern Will Seek Re-election in Sept. 19 Vote

By Associated Press
Jacinda Ardern will face a steep challenge from the National Party's Simon Bridges.

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