March 2023 Islands Business

Banking: A regional overview

At the end of 2022, the Papua New Guinea government signalled its intent to set up a state-owned commercial bank, and take

Banking and Enterprise Backup

Internet connectivity has become a core system for the world’s financial institutions. From international transfers and business banking to ATM withdrawals and

Robin Fleming

BSP pays K190million extra tax

The Bank South Pacific Financial Group Limited (BSP) has declared a substantially lower net profit of K69 million (US$19 million) from K259

Kava exports as an economic activity

Debt traps and doing business

Tourism may be the poster child of the Pacific’s post-COVID economic crisis, but it’s not the only sector that has suffered. A