o Mi Harem Se the “Lime Green Machine” will be expanding to a new location in Tanna, looks like Business Services are Producing more jobs already. Silip!
o Mi Harem Se tuna fishing has reached a new stage in Vanuatu, now they catch our fish from our oceans and unload them at our wharf then take them to a fish factory that is allegedly not supposed to be open, load them into freezer containers and take them back to the wharf for Export to China. If that’s not show boating someone please email the dobber and tell him what is. Silip!
o Mi Harem Se local Residents Against Processing Tuna [RAPT] are wondering how the Vanuatu Supreme Court order requesting an Environmental Impact Assessment [EIA] before the opening of the new joint venture Tuna Processing Plant has not yet been notified of the supply of the EIA to the Court, surely the Government and the Joint Venture company couldn’t possibly think their above the law, it must be a paperwork mix up somewhere. Silip!
o Mi Harem Se one of the big Telcos in town is having a 100% increase in Expats closing accounts and leaving Vanuatu, used to be 5-6 families now the number closer to 12-15 over the last 3 months, when asked why they are leaving they all say the threat of income tax. That’s a lot of locals that lose jobs as domestic help, Gardeners and house girls up to 24 people a month, and the tax base is shrinking fast. Silip!
o Mi Harem Se a prominent adviser in town has started to advise his clients, it’s time to start moving their businesses offshore as a result of the new taxes Government wants to introduce. Silip!
o Mi Harem Se one local business has decided the best way to cut costs is to sell raw food: cuts down on gas and power and fights NCD’s better. Lookout, you may get healthy. Silip!
o Mi Harem Se the “Rogue Seat” from NBV that was meant for another bank’s front door has been found, safe and well and is Bolted to a traffic island between post office and Prouds, at least it has a home Silip!
o Mi Harem Se the new bank is showing the others how it should be done, many satisfied customers, they come to the village fill in a form and give them their card on the spot, now that’s service Silip!
o Mi Harem Se refrigeration was an issue taking the fish to the factory, there was none, hope bio-security doesn’t bend the rules and lose their international good reputation Silip!