Find Printing and Publishing expertise in Tuvalu

The printing and publishing industry in Tuvalu is very limited. The country’s only regular publications are Tuvalu Echoes and the Tuvalu News Sheet which are published by the broadcasting and information office in Funafuti. Publication of Tuvalu Echoes began in 1976, ceasing in the mid-1990s due to a lack of funding; the paper’s production was resumed in 1998 following financial assistance from the Australian Agency for International Development (AUSAID). There is an absence of book publishers in Tuvalu, either local or international. Pearson Education has a marginal presence in the country, operating via offices in Australia. Regional publications of the South Pacific, such as Islands Business magazine are distributed via local shops such as the Nui Store and Tuvalu Air Travel. The islands also have a National Library and Archives which houses books and magazines.

Tuvalu is not listed on the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness Report 2012–13 for intellectual property protection; however nearby Australia is listed 19 out of 144 countries with a score of 5.3 out of 7.0.

Printing and Publishing organisations in Tuvalu
Tuvalu Echoes & Tuvalu News Sheet