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About New Zealand Newswire


NZ Newswire is an independent and cost-effective multimedia news and information service available to all publishers and broadcasters in New Zealand and the Pacific.

News stories in real-time, news features, images, graphics and video are delivered by experienced, resourceful and well respected news professionals.

NZ Newswire is owned and operated by the highly reputable news agency, Australian Associated Press. NZN is staffed and run by experienced journalists with the full backing and resources of AAP, which has a reputation as one of the most trusted and innovative independent news agencies.

Content can be delivered straight into newsroom systems and can be accessed from an easy-to-use multimedia content management platform.

The NZN Difference

To NZ Newswire, speed is essential but accuracy is more important. As it is the media other media turn to, there's an inherent trust that we get the story right.

Accuracy and impartiality are part of the NZ Newswire DNA.

NZN news has no political axe to grind, nor advertisers to please. News value is paramount and the independence and reporting integrity are guarded above all else.

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