News | Politics
13 Jun 2021 17:15
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Politics

    The Trade Minister is confident a trade deal will get across the line with the European Union

    The Trade Minister is confident a trade deal will get across the line with the European Union


    When he heads off next month, Damien O'Connor will be the first cabinet minister to travel overseas since the borders were closed.

    O'Connor wants free trade deals with both the UK and the EU.

    He says says the 27 member states have to buy into any deal -- but the necessity of food trade during Covid-19 is seeping through.

    O'Connor says we've done 11 rounds of negotiations and while there are issues - good progress is being made.

    © 2021 Newstalk ZB, NZCity

     Other Politics News
     13 Jun: Indigenous eviction prevention program's last-ditch bid to survive
     13 Jun: Stepping on the accelerator to meet our carbon neutral targets
     13 Jun: Another rural school will close its doors next month - sparking concern around a plunge in young people in smaller communities
     12 Jun: National MP Simon Bridges has taken to social media after witnessing what he says was a gang fight at Tauranga Hospital
     12 Jun: Criticism of the government's pay parity scheme for early childhood providers
     11 Jun: Joe Biden and Boris Johnson update Atlantic Charter in first official meeting
     11 Jun: Indonesia cancels Islamic hajj pilgrimage to Mecca for second year over COVID-19 concerns
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    A proud big brother moment for Black Sticks men veteran defender Shea McAleese More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    Stepping on the accelerator to meet our carbon neutral targets More...



     Today's News

    Rugby League:
    A dominant first half for the Melbourne Storm in their NRL match against the Warriors on the Central Coast 16:56

    Netball:
    While she might not be the tallest in the defensive circle Oceane Maihi's still leaping to new heights this ANZ Premiership season 16:56

    Entertainment:
    Stacey Solomon and Joe Swash are delaying their wedding until their baby is born 16:55

    Entertainment:
    Thomas Rhett admits he's "gotten very good" at being a "girl dad" 16:25

    International:
    Christian Eriksen's teammates, Denmark medics praised for actions after player's collapse at Euro 2020 16:16

    Entertainment:
    Troian Bellisario and Patrick J. Adams' baby girl was born in a car 15:55

    Law and Order:
    A man's been arrested for attacking a man aged in his seventies in Hastings this morning 15:26

    Entertainment:
    Kim Petras is "proud" to be transgender but doesn't want to be defined by her gender 15:25

    Rugby League:
    Staying fit and healthy is key for the Warriors for the second half of the NRL season 14:56

    Entertainment:
    Sheridan Smith was "in a daze" after giving birth to her son last year 14:55


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2021 New Zealand City Ltd