Initiatives: Delivering key events to boost the economy and tourism
APEC21 Programme: Enabling New Zealand to Fulfil its Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Hosting Responsibilities
$84.6 million operating
This funding will enable New Zealand to fulfil its responsibility to host APEC in 2021. It funds the planning and delivery of operations and hosting elements of the APEC host year in 2021.
China New Zealand Year of Tourism 2019 Closing Ceremony and Accompanying Trade Delegation
$0.8 million operating
This initiative supports the Government to meet its commitments for the China New Zealand Year of Tourism activities in July-December 2019. It will fund a Year of Tourism closing ceremony, to be hosted by New Zealand in China with a ministerial trade mission.
Major Events Business Leverage Programme: Rugby World Cup 2019
$1.5 million operating
This initiative allows New Zealand Trade and Enterprise to manage and implement a programme to leverage the business opportunities generated from the Rugby World Cup, held in Japan in 2019.