Led by mayor Len Brown, a delegation from Auckland, New Zealand took the stage and chanted a Maori love song, eliciting cheers and applause at a gala dinner in Guangzhou for the founding of a tripartite economic alliance between Guangzhou, Auckland and Los Angeles on Nov 16.
Zhou Lin was overjoyed when she heard that Chengdu, the capital of Southwest China's Sichuan province, welcomed a new consulate general last week. The move brought the number of foreign consulates in the city to 12.
President Xi Jinping's visit to New Zealand that began on Nov 19 is expected to boost bilateral ties and further generate trade.
Agria was founded in 2004 in Beijing's Zhongguancun as a seed producer. It also runs sheep-breeding operations and tree nurseries in China.
Editor's note: China is the single largest source of international students for New Zealand universities, according to the country's Ministry of Education. TRACIE BARRETT speaks to Chinese graduates about their experiences in New Zealand and beyond.
New Zealander Alex Worker has a lifelong relationship with China.
The signing of an agreement between Shanghai Pengxin Group, China Mengniu Dairy Company Ltd, and New Zealand Maori dairy company Miraka opens a new chapter of Pengxin's story in New Zealand.
Xi Jinping was greeted in Wellington with a traditional Maori welcome and was presented with an All Blacks rugby union jersey bearing the lucky number 8.
Chinese President Xi Jinping met here Thursday with New Zealand Governor-General Jerry Mateparae and the two pledged to promote the paradigm-setting relations between their countries.
China and New Zealand announced Thursday that they have decided to elevate their relationship to a comprehensive strategic partnership.
Chinese President Xi Jinping attends a welcoming ceremony held by New Zealand Governor-General Jerry Mateparae in Wellington, New Zealand, Nov 20, 2014.
Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived on Wednesday evening in Auckland, New Zealand, starting his state visit to the country.