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Guam’s military buildup, Pacific fails to capitalise on Asian growth, Korean interests in Tonga sea minerals

Highlights from the region’s media:

Delinking may speed Guam military buildup: Marine transfer not tied to Okinawa (Pacific Daily News)

U.S still committed to Guam build up (Marianas Variety)

Analysis: Big Pacific islands becalmed in murky political seas- unable to capitalise on Asian markets (The Australian)

Korean, Australian companies say they’ve found valuable minerals in Tonga waters (Radio and TV Tonga)

No “Bubble” in Indonesia Stock Exchange: Indonesia a bright spot says World Bank (Live Trading News)

East Timor seeks Thai support in bid for Asean membership (The Nation)

Cyclone Jasmine damaged homes, crops in Vanuatu (Radio New Zealand International)

Jetstar beats AirAsia into Japan (Sydney Morning Herald)

Analysis: Messy and conflicted, but democracy is still working in East Timor (Jakarta Globe)


About Samantha Magick

Journalist and editor


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