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The unknown facts about Chinese in NZ

The unknown facts about Chinese in NZ Nihao! It’s Chinese Language Week in New Zealand and whilst the focus is on the language, not many people understand about Chinese as consumers. In the past few months, I have been asked several times “Eric can you help us to reach out to the Chinese community...

Let’s talk about immigration with facts and not emotions.

Let’s talk about immigration with facts and not emotions. Over the past few days, we have seen a string of news coverage over Duncan Garner’s column about racial based immigration. And here are the articles responding to Garner: Duncan Garner’s column feeds fears immigrants will never feel welcome We’re...

Did you say Chinese New Year or Lunar New Year?

Did you say Chinese New Year or Lunar New Year? October is here. That means some of the most significant cultural festivals will be upon us over the next six months. Diwali takes place on Thursday 19 October. Christmas is on Monday 25 December. And Lunar New Year is on Friday 16 February 2018. Wait… What’s Lunar...