Cook Islands Government reject international calls for a 10-year moratorium on seabed mining

Cook Islands Government reject international calls for a 10-year moratorium on seabed mining. Picture: RSC

RAROTONGA, 13 SEPTEMBER 2019 (COOK ISLANDS NEWS) – Cook Islands Government has rejected international calls for a 10-year moratorium on undersea mining. Deputy Prime Minister Mark Brown describes a proposed moratorium as “confusing”, saying Cook Islands are among only a small number of Pacific islands that have the chance to mine their seabeds. There has […]

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