Jacinda Ardern meets German Chancellor Angela Merkel to talk trade, education and visasERIC VIDAL German Chancellor Angela Merkel is one of the most powerful leaders in the world, and has a large amount of influence over trade, economic and security matters - all of which affect New Zealand's interests. She will hold talks with Jacinda Ardern overnight (NZ Time). Trade wars and the threats of protectionism, as well as climate change, will be priority discussion points between Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, when the pair sit down for formal talks tomorrow. TOM LEE/STUFF It will be the first time Jacinda Ardern meets German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Following her meeting with Merkel, Ardern would be giving a major speech on trade at Berlin's Friedrich Ebert Foundation, overnight, New Zealand time.
Source: Stuff April 16, 2018 03:56 UTC