21 Mar 2016

Dateline Pacific morning edition for 21 March 2016

From , 6:05 am on 21 March 2016

Samoa's new cabinet is revealed, with a notable name missing from the list; Severe drought looks set to linger in Micronesia; Tuvalu's Funafuti gains 8 percent more usable land after the borrow pits are filled; We look at the benefits of a New Zealand employment scheme; And, a new reports finds alleged flaws in deep sea mining proposals.