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New Zealand is an island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean. It is situated some 1,500 kilometers east of Australia across the Tasman Sea.
New Zealand's capital is Wellington, but its most populous city is Auckland. The British colony of New Zealand became an independent dominion in 1907. The country is a constitutional monarchy with a parliamentary democracy. This page collates DW's latest content related to News Zealand.
New Zealand is opening up again to international tourism after imposing some of the world's strictest border restrictions in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. At Auckland Airport, there were emotional scenes after the first arrivals touched down.
A New Zealander has made history in Beijing, bagging her country's first gold at the Winter Games. Zoi Sadowski Synnott claimed the top spot in the women's snowboard slope-style on a course designed to resemble the Great Wall of China. DW's Jonathan Crane has more on this and other developments from the second day of the Games.