Monday, February 20, 2017

SOUTH PACIFIC NEWS

PNG NEWS

PNG LNG announces addition to gas resources

ExxonMobil PNG, operator of the PNG LNG joint venture, said yesterday it has added 2.3 trillion cubic feet to the existing project fields’ resource base.

FIJI NEWS

Australia to assist Fiji through AUD$35 million package

Australia has committed AUD$35 million to assist Fiji in the rebuilding phase after Tropical Cyclone Winston.

VANUATU NEWS

Vanuatu Government and World Bank to strengthen partnership

Vanuatu and the World Bank have committed to strengthening their partnership, with the Bank set to establish a more significant presence in Port Vila.

SOLOMON ISLANDS NEWS

PM praises NZ development assistance

The Prime Minister says New Zealand’s development assistance to Solomon Islands focusses on areas that ‘really’ matter to the country.