22 Jul 13
Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse has spoken of the increasing need for migrant workers in the effort to rebuild Christchurch.
08 Jul 13
The New Zealand visa application system will move online later this year, with paper applications phased out as part of an effort to digitalise the entire system, says Immigration Minister Michael Woodhouse.
11 Jun 13
Tourism New Zealand and Air New Zealand, the country's flag carrier, have signed a $20 million Memorandum of Understanding to promote the country as a worldwide tourism destination.
21 May 13
The rate of people moving to New Zealand combined with falling rates of those leaving for Australia is positioning the country in a great economic position for the future.
29 Apr 13
A proposal to introduce a new category of New Zealand visa which would allow retirees to live in New Zealand tax-free has been proposed in the country's parliament.
23 Apr 13
The latest New Zealand immigration statistics show a record positive monthly net rate since January 2010.
22 Apr 13
With the rebuild operation still to get properly underway in Christchurch, construction operators are turning to New Zealand immigration options to find the labour they need.
19 Apr 13
A law legalising same-sex marriage in New Zealand has been welcomed by the country's tourist body, which has launched a social-media campaign to lure same-sex couples to the country.
09 Apr 13
A deal to allow frequent Chinese tourists and visitors to quickly and easily obtain a New Zealand visa has been signed by Prime Minister John Key.
02 Apr 13
Asian countries have become the main source of New Zealand immigration, although the UK remains the largest single contributor.