Vanuatu’s pristine natural products fascinate Kiwis 

Sandra Mazzucco showcased her company The Summit Vanuatu’s products for the first time in New Zealand at the Auckland Spring Home and Gift Fair in August. The Summit, however, has been selling its products in this country through its online store for some time now.

Pacific’s finest tickle Aussie taste buds

The spotlight was firmly on eight Pacific island enterprises – Samoa’s Ma’oi; Fiji’s Foods Pacific Ltd and Genes Premium Seafoods; Vanuatu’s Azure Pure Water Ltd; Niue Vanilla Organic; NiuLife and Solagro Products from the Solomon Islands and PNG’s Superior Coffee who took part in Pacific Trade Invest (PTI) Australia’s Pacific Showcase at Fine Food Australia…

Vanuatu tourism gets ‘China Ready’

Vanuatu’s travel industry is getting on the front foot in planning for future growth of tourism from China. At a “China Ready” workshop in Port Vila on September 14 presented by PTI China, industry heard from a range of Chinese travel experts and discussed strategic options for Vanuatu to benefit from engaging with the China market.

Gift show enthuses Fiji beauty products exporter

Following its participation in the recent Auckland Spring Home and Gift Fair show, Fiji-based beauty products manufacturer and exporter Natural Fiji is in talks with both online and brick-and-mortar businesses to retail its range in New Zealand.

Join the consultations on the SPS Centre of Excellence

More participants are needed to take part in a scoping study toward a proposed Regional Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) Centre of Excellence (COE) in the Pacific. Initial surveys started in Fiji but many more are needed from around the region.