Patrick Killoran is one of Pacific Trade Invest New Zealand’s colourful clients. The tall gangly Australian has been operating his coffee business in Mt Hagen, Papua New Guinea for several years. But in the past two or three years, he has stepped up his game. Advertisements
Pacific Trade Invest (PTI) NZ had the privilege earlier this month of welcoming Prime Minister Enele Sosene Sopoaga of the tiny Pacific Island nation of Tuvalu to our offices in Auckland.
Over the past 10 years, several Pacific Island nations have sent their best and strongest workers to participate in New Zealand’s Recognised Seasonal Employers (RSE) scheme.
More than 30 exporters from ten Pacific Island countries will be exhibiting their products at the specially designed Pacific Hub at the Pasifika Festival in Auckland next month.
I am extremely grateful for my time with Pacific Trade Invest (PTI) NZ. Having been exposed to both the office administration side of PTI and participating in tasks involving trade and investment, it is fair to say that this experience has taught me a lot in a short time frame, and I will be taking…
The Pacific Hub, Pacific Trade Invest New Zealand’s (PTI NZ) trade and investment opportunities website has added new opportunities to its list in 2017.
It has been a ten-week journey for Sia Fatu of Samoa and Shulei Andrew-ToGuata of PNG who undertook a Pacific Cooperation Foundation (PCF) summer internship with Pacific Trade Invest New Zealand in Auckland.
The proliferation of online platforms for commerce has been rapidly revolutionising the way business is done around the world – including in the Pacific Islands.
One of the world’s largest cosmetics fairs, Cosmoprof Hong Kong, showcases products to global buyers from the professional beauty industry. For two years running, PTI China has exhibited a range of natural and organic Pacific Islands cosmetics at Cosmoprof, with a Pacific-themed booth and careful preparatory research and advice to participating companies.
In November 2017, the Tokyo based Pacific Islands Centre (PIC) sent the “Marshall Islands Business Exchange Mission,” composed of eight delegates from seven private enterprises, to the Republic of Marshall Islands (RMI).
Pacific Trade Invest New Zealand will host its own new special business hub at Auckland’s Pasifika Festival 2018.
Expressions of Interest are invited from New Zealand and Pacific Island based businesses to attend a Pacific focused business mission to Trade 2018, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, April 12-16, 2018.