New Zealand wakes up to eerie silence as coronavirus lockdown begins

This post was originally published on this siteWELLINGTON, March 26 (Reuters) – New Zealand started a one-month compulsory lockdown on Thursday to slow the spread of the coronavirus, with

Read More

‘Act like you have COVID-19’: PM Ardern says as New Zealand heads into lockdown

This post was originally published on this siteWELLINGTON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern told New Zealanders on Wednesday to behave as if they had the coronavirus and cut all

Read More

New Zealand PM Ardern declares national emergency to tackle COVID-19

This post was originally published on this siteWELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern declared a state of national emergency as the country prepares to go into a

Read More

“Stay at home” New Zealand PM urges ahead of coronavirus lockdown

This post was originally published on this siteWELLINGTON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern urged New Zealanders on Tuesday to reduce contacts to a bare minimum to help fight the

Read More

New Zealand announces mortgage holiday, business finance support to cushion virus impact

This post was originally published on this siteWELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand said on Tuesday that retail banks will offer a six-month principal and interest payment holiday for

Read More

“Help us fight this”: New Zealand PM Ardern appeals ahead of coronavirus lockdown

This post was originally published on this siteWELLINGTON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern appealed to New Zealanders to help fight the coronavirus pandemic, as the country

Read More

New Zealand prepares to enter lockdown as coronavirus cases double

This post was originally published on this siteWELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand said on Monday it will move to its highest alert level imposing self-isolation, with all-non-essential

Read More

New Zealand reports 36 new coronavirus cases, total crosses 100

This post was originally published on this siteWELLINGTON, March 23 (Reuters) – The number of coronavirus cases in New Zealand crossed the 100 mark on Monday as the country reported 36 new

Read More

New Zealand confirms 11 new cases of COVID-19; total rises to 39

This post was originally published on this siteWELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand on Friday confirmed 11 new cases of the COVID-19 disease, raising the total of cases to 39. None of the 11

Read More

New Zealand passes historic law to decriminalize abortion

This post was originally published on this siteWELLINGTON (Reuters) – New Zealand has passed a landmark bill that treats abortion as a health issue rather than a crime, a major reform in

Read More