Smokefree 2025: 14-year-olds in New Zealand will be banned from smoking under new law

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said the action plan was focused on ensuring young people did not take up smoking in the first place Photo: The Government has put forward a number of proposals to try achieve its goal of making […]

Gang arrested trying to smuggle KFC into Auckland, NZ

Two men tried to reach the city – where Covid restrictions banned takeaways – with $100,000, three buckets of chicken and an undisclosed quantity of fries, police say Photo: New Zealand police found three buckets of KFC chicken and an […]

The Kiwi Wars: The intellectual property battle raging between NZ and China

Photo: In Beijing, the legitimate SunGold kiwifruit is very popular. Zespri believes counterfeit fruits are not being sold in so-called tier one Chinese cities. (ABC News ) Cuttings of prized SunGold kiwifruits were smuggled to China and NZ growers are divided over […]