PORT MORESBY, PNG --- Papua New Guinea Opposition leader Belden Namah says he is a self-made millionaire involved in logging and palm oil in West Sepik long before ...
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SUVA, Fiji --- Fiji is the only country so far to have offered any assistance to the sinking nation of Kiribati.
Representatives from resorts in Fiji’s remote outer islands of the Yasawas have learned about disaster preparedness and business continuity management following a three-day workshop held at Botaira Resort, ...
WELLINGTON, New Zealand ---- New Zealand aid money to Nauru has been caught up in a financial spat after an Australian court froze the island nation's accounts.
TARAWA, Kiribati --- The proposed reinstatement of the death penalty in Kiribati is triggering public criticism.
NEW YORK, USA --- Spotlighting the “gathering and intensifying threat of global climate change” leaders from Caribbean Islands today warned the United Nations General Assembly that indifference, narrow ...
SYDNEY, Australia --- Not long ago it was one of the world’s richest nations due to its abundant supply of phosphate, a key ingredient in fertiliser formed from ...
SYDNEY, Australia --- The South Pacific islands of New Caledonia and Vanuatu are studying a plan to jointly mine and process nickel ores into refined metal to help ...
NEW YORK, USA --- Pacific Indigenous peoples have voiced their united stand against any proposed seabed mining.
NEW YORK, USA ---- Fijian Foreign Minister, Ratu Inoke Kubuabola met at the United Nations Headquarter with his Papua New Guinean counterpart, Rimbink Pato.
YAREN, Nauru --- The Minister of Finance in Nauru is blaming past administrations for a lawsuit that could cost the country tens of millions of dollars.
SUVA, Fiji --- Kiribati president Anote Tong today confirmed that their piece of land in Vanua Levu was bought for AUD$9.3million from a church.
SUVA, Fiji --- Various ministerial assignments have now been gazetted.
GEORGETOWN, USA --- Three candidates from Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago and Jamaica have been short listed for the post of secretary general of the African Caribbean and Pacific ...
AUCKLAND, NZ ---- Samoa has embarked on a new project to boost implementation of the Rio Conventions just two weeks after the Small Island Developing States (SIDS) conference ...
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PORT VILA, Vanuatu ---- The office of Vanuatu's Prime Minister says investors hoping to build a nickel smelter on Santo have been asked to submit a formal proposal.
SUVA, FIJI --- Fiji Labour Party Leader Mahendra Chaudhry has expressed the party's sadness at the death of their assistant Secretary-General and a Labour candidate Kini Maraiwai.
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PORT MORESBY, PNG ----- Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O’Neill said Monday the Ombudsman Commission (OC) has failed in its duty to investigate claims by Opposition Leader ...
YAREN, Nauru ----- Asylum seekers have made allegations of sexual abuse of women and children and threats of rape by guards working in the detention centre on Nauru.
NOUMEA, New Caledonia --- New Caledonian president Cynthia Ligeard has congratulated Fijian Prime Minister Rear Admiral (retired) Voreqe Bainimarama on his victory following the 17 September General Elections.
SUVA, Fiji --- Australia has already started to restore its extensive Defence Cooperation Program with Fiji following the 2014 elections.
NEW YORK, USA ---- Taking to the General Assembly podium today, Vanuatu’s Prime Minister, Joe Natuman said as a Pacific Small Island Developing State (SIDS), his country was ...
BRUSSELS, Belgium ---- No future without culture: this assertion is not just merely part of the promotional efforts of the ACP-EU Program’s support for the cultural sectors (ACPCultures+). ...
SUVA, Fiji --- Half way across the world, the 350 Pacific Climate Warriors are now getting ready to challenge those responsible for the rising seas in the Pacific ...