Remote Marshall Islands atoll plans to become the ‘next Hong Kong’

Rongelap Island, one of the Marshall Islands group. Photo: AFP (file)

  MAJURO, 21 SEPTEMBER 2018 (RNZ PACIFIC) – More than 5,000 kilometres away from his home in the Marshall Islands, the Mayor of Rongelap atoll, James Matayoshi, addressed hundreds of entrepreneurs, government officials and politicians in Hong Kong. There, at the Asia World Expo in April, he unveiled his grand design for Rongelap, a remote […]

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