Keyword: new zealand
Asia Society Executive Vice President Tom Nagorski gazes into his crystal ball.
Key, who announced his resignation on Monday after eight years, is a staunch defender of the trade deal.
"New Zealanders have a long tradition of looking outwards, and taking risks."
Asia Society Executive Vice President Tom Nagorski on what's on tap for Asia in the new year.
In a discussion with ASPI President Kevin Rudd at Asia Society New York, New Zealand Prime Minister John Key said he regards the potential pact as a “starting point” for opening trade more broadly across Asia.
An ant makes it's way through the vibrant yellow stamens of a dandelion in Christchurch, New Zealand on September 29, 2015. (Yani Dubin/Flickr)
Between Jack's Point and Kelvin Heights near Queenstown, a lone bench looks out over to Cecil Peak in Otago, New Zealand. Photographed on August 12, 2015. (Tom Hall/Flickr)
Strong winds blow the black sand along the beaches of coastal Taranaki and expose the broken driftwood deposits of storms long past in New Zealand on August 10, 2015. (Dave Young/Flickr)