Terms and conditions

Asia Media Centre: Terms of use

This website is owned and operated by the Asia New Zealand Foundation (the Foundation) — New Zealand’s leading non-government authority on Asia. The Foundation is a non-partisan and a non-profit organisation.

Content appearing on the Asia Media Centre website comes from a number of sources, internal and external to the Asia Media Centre and the Foundation.

The Asia Media Centre makes every effort to ensure information appearing on this website is as accurate as possible but we provide no guarantee as to the accuracy or currency of any individual item.

The Asia Media Centre accepts no liability for the accuracy or content of information on the site provided by third parties, nor for the accuracy or content of any third-party website that you may access via a hyperlink from our site.

This website contains information about our organisation and its activities, along with information relating to New Zealand and the peoples and countries of Asia.

Content on this website, including articles and videos, can be published by the New Zealand media, provided attribution is made to the Asia Media Centre. However, please note this website provides links to other websites, which may contain information that is the copyright of third parties and subject to restrictions on use or reproduction.

Please contact us if you wish to reproduce images found on the site.


Views expressed by non-Foundation commentators do not necessarily reflect those of the Asia Media Centre or the Asia New Zealand Foundation. 

The Asia Media Centre/Asia New Zealand Foundation, its staff, board of trustees or agents, do not accept any responsibility for any loss, howsoever arising, resulting from reliance on any information on, or omitted from, this website.

The Asia Media Centre/Asia New Zealand Foundation makes no warranty, express or implied, nor assumes any legal liability or responsibility that the website or the server are free of computer viruses or any other harmful components, defects or errors; that any defects in the website will be corrected; that your access to the website will be reliable, uninterrupted or error-free (including access to any linked websites), inaccuracies, failures, errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, computer viruses or communication line failures or for any destruction, damage or unauthorised access to your computer system or network.

Privacy policy

The Asia Media Centre has no interest in personally identifying its website visitors. It will however collect general statistics on visitors to the website with the aim of improving the website based on user needs.

The details of those registering to subscribe to our Asia Media Centre newsletters — Asia Digest and Asia Alert — will be collated. Names, email addresses, phone numbers and organisation names will be identifiable. 

Media downloading articles or videos from the website may be able to be identified.

The website contains links to other sites. It is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.


This website is governed by New Zealand law, and the Courts of New Zealand have exclusive jurisdiction.

The Asia Media Centre and the Asia New Zealand Foundation reserve the right to modify the Website Terms of Use from time to time.