8 Dec 2014

Dateline Pacific morning edition for 8 December 2014

From , 6:06 am on 8 December 2014

PNG's PM defends his Govt's strategy to address the budget deficit; a recount of results from the Cook Islands general election gives the Democratic Party another seat; a man in Niue who was arrested during a visit by NZ's PM plans to sue; the Pacific stands to benefit from Asia's growing middle-class; a conference on Human Rights issues in the Pacific kicks off in Auckland; and a documentary explores the conflicts surrounding nickel mining in New Caledonia.