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Fiji PM meets potential Chinese investors, ADB-Japan support FSM ports, Papua updates

Highlights from the region’s media:

  •  Indonesia to assist Fiji in seaweed farming (Fijilive)
  •  Guam’s Filipino community celebrates Philippines Independence (Guam PDN)
  • Ex-Solomons PM supports removing Taiwan-provided development funds from MPs (Solomon Star)
  •  Remittances to Fiji second largest source of foreign exchange (Fijilive)
  •  The Marshall Islands: Tropical idylls scarred like Tohoku, Japan (Japan Times)
  •  ITF organizes conference on piracy, illegal fishing (Jakarta Post)

Papua updates

  • Church leader calls for international help to solve Papua tensions (Radio Australia)
  • Kanak solidarity group condemns ‘organised genocide’ in West Papua (West Papua media)
  • Indonesia Arrests Two Pro-Independence Activists in Papua (Jakarta Globe)
  • Indonesia government delegation to investigate violence in Papua (Radio Australia)



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