NZ Pacific aid should not aim to counter China – academic

New Zealand Prime Minster Jacinda Ardern during her tour of the Pacific in May. Picture: Pool photo / Michael Craig / New Zealand Herald

WELLINGTON – An academic says there’s a danger New Zealand aid to the Pacific could be given with the aim of countering China’s influence in the region. Last month, the New Zealand government announced a US$500 million increase in aid over the next fours. Research fellow at the Australian National University’s Development Policy Centre Terrence […]

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