New Zealand handed pair of sevens titles; Japanese men promoted

Rugby Jun 30, 2020

New Zealand handed pair of sevens titles; Japanese men promoted

The remainder of the rugby sevens world series was canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic and New Zealand declared the men’s and women’s champions on Tuesday. The rounds in Hong Kong, Singapore, Langford (Canada), London and Paris were previously postponed, but World Rugby canceled them ...

Asia Pacific Jun 21, 2020

New Zealand online porn safety campaign goes viral

A New Zealand government advertisement showing two pornography actors turning up at a boy's home has helped the country's new online safety campaign go viral. The Keep It Real Online video shows two naked actors being greeted by the child's mother before the youngster wanders ...

Japan and New Zealand agree to discuss easing travel restrictions

National Jun 4, 2020

Japan and New Zealand agree to discuss easing travel restrictions

Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi agreed with his New Zealand counterpart Winston Peters on Thursday to proceed with discussions on resuming travel between the two countries as the coronavirus pandemic begins to subside. In a 15-minute telephone talk, the two "confirmed that preventing the spread of ...