New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern requested the assessment after two women coming from the U.K. left a quarantine facility without testing for the virus.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern warned that there is no guarantee the global coronavirus pandemic would be over by late 2021.
Jacinda Ardern has publicly welcomed migrants to New Zealand. But her deputy prime minister, Winston Peters, has called for the country’s liberal immigration regime to be tightened following the Covid-19 pandemic
New Zealand suffered its worst quarterly contraction in 29 years. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s lockdown worked, but her country will struggle with less tourism and immigration. Even successful virus control can have daunting costs, writes @jgfarb : .
New Zealand will be fully reopening their economy, without restrictions, after their #COVID19 cases reached zero. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says that when she heard the news, she "did a little dance."
"We're just having a bit of an earthquake here": New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern barely skipped a beat when a quake struck during a live TV interview.
"We do consider both the Tooth Fairy and the Easter Bunny to be essential workers". Prime Minister of New Zealand Jacinda Ardern reassures children ahead of Easter - but admits "it's a bit difficult at the moment for the bunny to perhaps get everywhere."
"Let New Zealand be a place where there is no tolerance for racism ever." In the wake of the Christchurch terrorist attack, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern asks students for help stomping out racism and extremism
"He is a terrorist. He is a criminal. He is an extremist. But he will, when I speak, be nameless." New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has vowed to never speak the name of the Christchurch mosque gunman
"It is clear that this can now only be described as a terrorist attack." New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern speaks after confirming 40 people have been killed in shootings at two mosques in the city of Christchurch: