Pacific Periscope/ December 16, 2011
A weekly update of trade and investment in the Pacific Islands region brought to you by Pacific Islands Trade & Invest.
<!--more-->It’s that time of the year again, when everybody is busy winding down in anticipation of the festive holiday season. It’s a time of reflection, when we look at the year just gone by and it’s a time of expectation, when we look forward with hope at what the New Year might bring. It’s the time to be Janus-faced – the two faced God who could look at both the past and the future and after whom the month of January is named – and hazard a prediction or two for next year, based on events that have unfolded in the year that has just gone by. Here’s Pacific Island Trade & Invests’ take on what 2012 might bring, in this last installment of Pacific Periscope for 2011.