A Paradise Domain

Location:Tuvalu
Subject:Contemporary issues; economic development
Length:27 minutes
Format:1/2-inch VHS
Hue:Color
Year Released:2000; US Release Date: 2002
Series:City Life
Director:Joost de Haas
Producer:Joost de Haas
Distributor:Video Education Australasia; Bullfrog Films
Library Code:UHM AV/C VIDEOTAPE 20381
Description:Tuvalu is a nation of atoll islands in the Pacific, highly dependent on foreign aid. Recent, Tuvalu struck gold in the New Economy. Describes Tuvalu’s ownership of the Internet domain .tv, for which it gets US$50m in 10 years and the same amount in stock, but it is difficult to determine who is reaping the benefits. Looks at whether it can afford to rely on the fast moving Internet business. Produced in the Netherlands.
Record No:2881
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