Aus PM to visit NZ for annual meeting


Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison will visit New Zealand for the annual Australia-New Zealand Leaders’ Meeting on May 30-31, it was announced here on Monday.

Morrison and his wife will arrive in Queenstown on May 30 and the talks will take place on the next day, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said in the announcement.

“I’m looking forward to welcoming Prime Minister Morrison back to New Zealand following a difficult year for both our countries through the pandemic,” Xinhua news agency quoted Ardern as saying.

According to Ardern, the two Prime Ministers will also engage with Australian and New Zealand business, tourism, and community leaders during the visit.