On an island there is only a finite amount of land. In Guam’s case, that’s 212 square miles. And that means there is also a finite amount of coastline — particularly those areas which are developed or likely to appeal to...Read More
One of the economy’s biggest threats is outbreaks. The Pacific region knows this well. In 2003, SARS killed over 800 people and caused a significant disruption for the islands. Tourism on Guam dropped by more than 25% in its...Read More
One year from now, Guam will join its island neighbors and ban single-use plastic bags at checkout counters. That gives the island less than 12 months to plan accordingly so that the transition away from plastic is a smooth —...Read More
A look back at Journal files reveal the same military build-up story over and over again. It’s one step forward and then two steps back for businesses. It goes something like this: announcements around the build-up — which...Read More
- EU puts Palau back on blacklist; Guam remains on blacklistFebruary 24, 2020
BRUSSELS, Belgium — “Jurisdictions that don’t respect international tax transparency and good governance standards must ...
- Airline further reduces Saipan flightsFebruary 28, 2020
SEOUL, Korea — T’Way Air filed additional changes for its Seoul Incheon – Saipan service ...