What makes a name 'Kiwi'?
A young Syrian man was told to change his name to "something more Kiwi" to enhance his job opportunities in Southland.
The Auckland-based 22-year-old has a civil engineering degree and was applying for a graduate position with GM Designs of Invercargill, reports the Herald.
How do you pick a 'Kiwi' name? What rules do you apply to a name to determine it is not 'Kiwi'?
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