The hearings were adjourned until Wednesday morning.
New Zealand said on Tuesday its national airline will not take new bookings for three weeks.
The easing of restrictions came as New Zealand, a nation of five million people, reported only one new case of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, taking the total to 1,122 with 19 deaths.
WELLINGTON: Wealthy Latin Americans are using secretive, tax-free New Zealand shelf companies and trusts to help channel funds around the world, according to a report on Monday based on leaks of the so-called Panama Papers.
WELLINGTON: New Zealand media have likened Eoin Morgan's England team to Frankenstein's monster, saying they turned the Black Caps' own game plan against them to win the World Twenty20 semi-final on Wednesday.
PESHAWAR: Senior Pakistani batsman Younis Khan Tuesday delivered players' kits and a financial donation from the New Zealand cricket team to the child survivors of Pakistan's worst ever terror attack.
ABU DHABI: New Zealand on Friday beats Pakistan by 68 runs in the fifth and final day-night international in Abu Dhabi on Friday, taking the five-match series 3-2.