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THE Pacific is currently experiencing a growing epidemic of diseases spread by mosquitoes. The global concern for these diseases was highlighted yesterday, World Health Day; this year’s theme is vector-borne diseases.

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THE region will be a haven for criminals, drug and human traffickers and money laundering if Customs organisations did not work together.

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An Asian Development Bank economist says Pacific Island countries could take a leaf out of the book of Asian countries when dealing with fast growth and rising inequality.

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The Australia Fiji Business Council welcomed the formal lifting by the Australian Government of travel sanctions against certain Fijian citizens.

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A study on women traders in Papua New Guinea showed that the importance of the roles of market and informal economy were not given due recognition.

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The European Union has reiterated their commitment to the region’s growth and economic development and says this should not be called into question.

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THE economic partnership agreement for Pacific-African Caribbean Pacific (PACP) states has great potential to bring about growth and development for the region, says Secretariat of the Pacific Community deputy director general Fekita 'Utoikamanu.

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PAPUA New Guinea is fast emerging as a serious contender for international events, says PNG chamber of commerce and industry president John Leahy.

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THE European Union has provided euro 845.5million ($F2.2billion) worth of development assistance to the Pacific region from 2008-2013.

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MONEY is not important when it comes to people's health, says Chinese Medical and Acupuncture clinic owner Dr Sue Ho.

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USP Pro Chancellor Professor Chandra reminded pacific students graduated at the USP Laucala campus to start thinking of a new beginning that is full of possibilities.

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The government of Papua New Guinea has approved Horizon Oil's Stanley gas condensate development project.

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