7 Feb 2019

Dateline Pacific morning edition for 7 February 2019

From , 5:05 am on 7 February 2019

Solomon Islands is losing experienced nurses to neighbouring Pacific countries because of low pay and poor working conditions; The children's agency Unicef is becoming increasingly concerned about internet safety, warning of the dangers of cyberbullying, and calling for action to prevent violence against young people online; Chinese tourists arrive on charter flights in the Pacific for New Year holiday, and present a growing tourism opportunity for coming years; Australia's Assistant Minister for International Development and the Pacific on development opportunities in Papua New Guinea and stimulating the Australian private sector to invest in the region, and; Papua New Guinea's leaders are considering different energy project options as government tackles the goal of electrifying 70 percent of the country by 2030.