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Philippines fishing in Pacific Islands region still limited, Fiji invites Japan PM to visit, Chinese nationals caught with guns in PNG

Highlights from the region’s media:

  • WCPFC Director: Only High Sea Pocket 1* is open to the Philippines’ tuna fleet

Pocket 1 covers Palau, Micronesia, Papua New Guinea, and Indonesia, areas closest to the Philippines where local tuna fishing companies frequently operate. (Atuna.com)

  • Fijian leader invites Japanese PM to Fiji (Fiji Sun)
  • Chinese nationals caught with illegal firearms in PNG (Post Courier)
  • Taiwan offers support to set up first Chinese language school in Solomon Islands (Solomon Star)
  • Australia to seal trade deal with Malaysia Tuesday (The Star)
  • Australians, Pacific Islanders push for Coral Sea protection (Radio Australia)
  • Solomons PM says he does not support Japanese whaling (Solomon Star)

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