21 Apr 2017

Dateline Pacific evening edition for 21 April 2017

From , 3:06 pm on 21 April 2017

Calls for more investment in tourism are hardly new in the Pacific, but few of the region's countries have as much untapped tourism resources as Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands; there is disappointment at the low number of overseas Niueans who attended Niue's 5th Arts and Cultural Festival; a Samoan grandmother is amoung Pacifika athletes competing for New Zealand at the World Masters Games; PACER Plus negotiations have concluded with New Zealand saying the regional agreement is as much about development as it is about trade; French territories ready for election to replace President Francois Hollande; Tonga is the first Pacific Island to publish details of state-owned enterprises online.