30 Mar 2018

Dateline Pacific evening edition for 30 March 2018

From , 4:05 pm on 30 March 2018

People in Papua New Guinea's East New Britain were woken early on Good Friday by a magnitude 6.9 earthquake. It's the same area around the south east coast of New Britain where a 6.3 quake hit on Monday, as well as a 5.6 quake three weeks ago; Papua New Guinea MP's say Western Province has been overlooked in the distribution of earthquake relief; the World Bank says giving more seasonal work to women could maximise benefits of Pacific labour mobility; Access to family planning study finds better awarenes among Fijians in Fiji than those living in New Zealand;.