23 May 2017

Niue looks to Singapore for advice

From , 3:02 pm on 23 May 2017

Niue is planning to ask Singapore for ideas on how to develop its economy.

Its among some of premier Sir Toke Talagi's plans for his fourth term government.

He says money's being sought to fix infrastructure like aging transformers and inefficient water pipes and the roads will be fixed by China starting end of next year.

Sir Toke told Sally Round he wants to see more commercialization and there are plans afoot to address the labour shortage.

The rocky foreshore of Niue

Photo: RNZI/Sally Round