15 Dec 2014

Dateline Pacific morning edition for 15 December 2014

From , 6:05 am on 15 December 2014

An amended immigration law pushed through the Australian parliament has sparked strong criticism from Human Rights and Refugee advocates; The governor of American Samoa, Lolo Matalasi Moliga, says the number one priority for the administration is to protect the two canneries in the territory; The Solomon Airlines rejects accusations of sabotage from Fiji Attorney General Aiyaz Sayad Khaiyum; The WHO says countries of the Western Pacific are making good progress towards reducing malaria by 75 per cent in 2015; The Asian Development Bank says unlocking the value of what's called 'moveable' property or assets is the key to boosting prosperity in the Pacific.