China’s Pacific aid dominance overstated

Fiji's Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama meets Guangdong Provincial Party Secretary, Mr Hu Chunhua. Picture: Supplied via RNZ

SYDNEY, 09 AUGUST 2018 (RNZ PACIFIC) – Australian think-tank, the Lowy Institute, has crunched seven years of data covering 13,000 projects in 14 Pacific countries. The data shows Australia and New Zealand have pumped the vast majority of money into the region – totaling $7.79 billion (US$5.79 billion) since 2011 – making up 55 percent […]

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