7 Jun 2013

Dateline Pacific morning edition for 7 June 2013

From , 6:00 am on 7 June 2013

There is alarm in Samoa at conditions placed on a proposed development by a Chinese company; Nauruans go to the polls tomorrow; Fiji's Mahendra Chaurdhry ridicules the regime's claims that it has turned the sugar industry around; a China foreign policy scholar says Friday's meeting between the presidents of the United States and China bodes well for the region; Oxfam is urging Pacific countries to sign the UN small arms treaty, saying it could help prevent future conflicts in the region; and EU experts call for a tightening of food laws in Vanuatu.