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From early on, New Zealand pursued a bold strategy of eliminating the virus rather than just suppressing its spread. Baker said other countries are increasingly looking to New Zealand for answers.
Still, New Zealand’s international tourism industry has collapsed and the country remains more isolated from the outside world than before.
Baker said New Zealand remains in a reactionary mode and is not doing enough planning to keep the virus out.