Challenge for PICs

From left;- USP vice-chancellor and president Professor Pal Ahluwalia, Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism Premila Kumar, Solomon Islands Minister for foreign Affairs and Trade Jeremiah Manele and Samoa Minister for Commerce, Industry, trade and Labour Lautafi Fio Selafi Purcell during the seminar on Tuesday. Picture: ABISHEK CHAND

THE shifting of the global trading rules was proving to be a challenge which was facing the Pacific region in terms of facilitating proper trade. According to the Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism, Premila Kumar, unilateral decisions were being made by countries, shifting from multilateralism to protectionism. She added countries were trying to protect […]

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