Resources – North Asia
This is a collection of various resources produced by the North Asia CAPE or our partners, including downloadable files, links, and videos.
The resources are categorised into three sections: business, education, and culture.
Business resource videos
50/60/70 NZ and North Asia in 2022 webinars
The first webinar in our 50/60/70 series, “Our Cities and the Climate Crisis”, experts representing cities from cross North Asia and New Zealand join us to compare how our cities are confronting the climate crisis while handing escalating environmental challenges. Our speakers are: Kaori Ito, Mayor, Kurashiki City; Matthew Blaikie, Auckland Council; Denise Yoon, Korea Centre of Sustainable Development; and Dr Ping Jiang, Fudan Tyndall Centre.
North Asia Post-COVID – Pathways to reopening in 2022
North Asian countries were the first to be hit by COVID-19, and as such the first to respond and begin the task of returning to a sense of normalcy in their own societies and economies. Now they’re looking at how best to reopen to the world. In this webinar, our expert speakers from Beijing, Tokyo, and Seoul will discuss and compare the three countries’ efforts to reopen their borders, while striking a balance between protecting public health and economic recovery.
Need to Know: A guide for NZ businesses in South Korea
In partnership with the North Asia CAPE, Simon Appleton, Exec Dir of the Korea NZ Business Council and CEO of Eastern Bridge Ltd., offers top tips for NZ businesses engaging with South Korea.
Need to Know: The Forgotten Miracle of South Korea’s economy
The North Asia CAPE and Korea NZ Business Council co-hosted Simon Appleton, Executive Director of KNZBC and CEO of Eastern Bridge Ltd., to share insights and opportunities for NZ businesses engaging with South Korea.
Need to Know: Business card etiquette in South Korea
In partnership with the North Asia CAPE, Simon Appleton, Executive Director of the Korea NZ Business Council and CEO of Eastern Bridge Ltd., demonstrates the art of presenting and receiving business cards in South Korea.
Need to Know: A guide for NZ businesses in China
The North Asia CAPE Need to Know videos provide highlights and key messages from our expert speakers. Here, business journalist Rod Oram offers guidance to NZ businesses seeking to internationalise in China.
Education resource videos
Need to Know: Examining the bond between language and culture
What is the relationship between language acquisition and cultural awareness? As part of the North Asia CAPE’s expert speaker series, lawyer and Mandarin-speaker Nathalie Harrington shares her personal and professional experiences as a second-language learner.
Need to Know: Valuing language acquisition in the workplace
How can employees with multiple language skills add value to your business? As part of the North Asia CAPE expert speaker series, lawyer and Mandarin-speaker Nathalie Harrington discusses the myriad benefits that language learning can offer.
Each CAPE has produced their own resources tailored to their regions. Click below to see what resources are available. These include downloadable files, case studies, links, and videos. The resources are separated into three broad themes: business, education, and culture.