What is happening between the US and China and why is the Pacific so pivotal to both superpowers?
Pacific Export & Trade Articles - Summer Autumn 2021 2022
Samoa’s prime minister, Fiame Naomi Mata‘afa, gave the opening keynote address on Day 2 of ASPI’s Sydney Dialogue. An edited version of her speech follows. Small island developing states are facing a range of challenges ... Keep Reading
Beijing's beachhead in the Solomon Islands has sparked fears of a loss of sovereignty and warnings of trouble ahead in the strategically located country. Keep Reading
France’s valued role in the Indo-Pacific is under pressure, as it proceeds with its own plans for settling the future of New Caledonia in apparent disregard for the local practices of its indigenous Kanak communities, ... Keep Reading
China seizing Pacific trade opportunities while U.S. still pursues ‘America First' | The Japan Times
Nearly five years after withdrawing from an 11-nation Pacific trade deal, the U.S. is still struggling to articulate its economic vision for the region. Keep Reading