Fiji backs 10-year ban on seabed mining

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama speaks with Nauruan President Baron Waqa before the commencement of the Leaders Retreat. Picture: AQELA SUSU

FIJI has lent its support to the 10-year moratorium on seabed mining to allow for a decade of proper scientific research of economic zones and territorial waters. Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama confirmed Fiji’s stand while commenting on the presentation by civil society organisations during the Pacific Islands Forum Leaders Meeting on Wednesday. “I reiterate my […]

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