Sunset over a gas plant just outside of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. Photo: Shutterstock

‘My people can’t compete’: as China’s influence grows in Pacific, so does local resentment and international worry

Locals in Papua New Guinea say their jobs are going to Chinese labourers, while international analysts worry that once they are in debt, Pacific countries will have no choice but to host China’s military

Topic |   Chinese offshore investment

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Sunset over a gas plant just outside of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. Photo: Shutterstock
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