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Pacific and General

09

Jul '2018

Spending futuredollars Spending futuredollars

Monday, 09 July 2018

Pacific and General

Spending futuredollars

By Tom Hartmann, sorted.org.nz   This doesn’t get said enough about taking on debt – it’s really just spending our future earnings before they arrive. Perhaps it’s b...

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19

Jun '2018

Sending money home: nine reasons why remittances matter Sending money home: nine reasons why remittances matter

Tuesday, 19 June 2018

Pacific and General

Sending money home: nine reasons why remittances matter

Article reproduced with permission of IFAD. The International Day of Family Remittances is observed every year on 16 June in recognition of the fundamental contribut...

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29

May '2018

Tricks used in scams Tricks used in scams

Tuesday, 29 May 2018

Pacific and General

Tricks used in scams

Reproduced with permission of ASIC's MoneySmart website.  Tricks and traps of scammers Scammers use clever tricks to reel you in and get you to reply to their email ...

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14

May '2018

PFIP’s journey to reach 1.8 million Pacific islanders PFIP’s journey to reach 1.8 million Pacific islanders

Monday, 14 May 2018

Pacific and General

PFIP’s journey to reach 1.8 million Pacific islanders

The Pacific Financial Inclusion Programme (PFIP) has helped 1.8 million Pacific Islanders  access formal financial services.  Launched in 2008, PFIP is jointly admin...

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12

Apr '2018

RSE workers ten years on RSE workers ten years on

Thursday, 12 April 2018

Pacific and General

RSE workers ten years on

Written by Rochelle-Lee Bailey. Rochelle Bailey is a Research Fellow at the Department of Pacific Affairs, ANU.  Reproduced with permission of Dev Policy Blog.  Orig...

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22

Feb '2018

Unblocking Money Flows in the Pacific Unblocking Money Flows in the Pacific

Thursday, 22 February 2018

Pacific and General

Unblocking Money Flows in the Pacific

By Steven Beck Article reproduced from The Interpreter with permission of the Lowy Institute The modern focus on terrorism has galvanized efforts to stop the global financial ...

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