TARAWA, Kiribati ----- Kiribati president Anote Tong officially received Wednesday New Zealand’s new High Commissioner, Donald James Higgins in a presentation of credential ceremony at the Parliament House.
TARAWA, Kiribati --- The Kiribati minister of labour, Boutu Bateriki, has resigned - a week after he was in court on charges of beating his former wife.
TARAWA, Kiribati --- The Kiribati minister of labour is facing criminal charges in relation to beating up his former wife.
Wed 05 Feb 2014 -
TARAWA, Kiribati --- The Pacific island chain of Kiribati is one of the most densely settled places on Earth. The BBC's Julian Siddle investigates how the island is dealing with its overpopulation problem.
KIRIBATI – A total of 682 households with a population of 3,689 (Census 2010), residing in 12 villages are now open defecation free. Tabiteuea North is the sixth and latest Island in Kiribati to be declared open defecation free (ODF) - thanks to the initiatives of the “Kiriwatsan I Project” ...
TARAWA, Kiribati --- The Kiribati parliament has had the first reading of the Family Peace Bill.
TARAWA, Kiribati --- Kiribati’s President Anote Tong has welcomed assurance from Prime Minister Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama that Fiji will not turn its back on Kiribati in its hour of need.
STRASBOURG, Europe ----The European Parliament gathered in plenary session in Strasbourg has given its consent to the new Protocol to the Fisheries Partnership Agreement with Kiribati.
TARAWA, Kiribati ----The president of Kiribati, Anote Tong, has held a news conference to discourage the people of Tabiteuea North and Beru from supporting a challenge by two former cabinet ministers who he sacked last month.
TARAWA, Kiribati --- The government-owned Otintaai Hotel in Tarawa has changed its name and ownership.
TARAWA, Kiribati --- From last week, mobile users in Kiribati have started enjoying improved mobile network service.
TARAWA, Kiribati ---- A new permanent Secretary to lead Kiribati’s Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources Development has been appointed by President Anote Tong.
TARAWA, Kiribati ----The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery (TIGHAR) is returning to the island of Nikumaroro in the Phoenix Islands next year to hunt for wreckage from Amelia Earhart's plane.
Mon 04 Nov 2013 -
TARAWA, Kiribati --- Gentle waves lap the edge of Kiribati as the Pacific nation slowly seeps into the clear, turquoise sea.
TARAWA, Kiribati --- Three new Cabinet Ministers were sworn-into office Monday in Tarawa to replace the two ministers who resigned from office last week.
TARAWA, Kiribati --- Kiribati’s Ministry of Health says the decision to ban smoking in mwaneabas (meeting halls) is an encouraging sign that communities are becoming conscious of the health problems associated with smoking.
TARAWA, Kiribati --- Two Kiribati cabinet ministers have resigned amid an ongoing dispute over allegedly excessive allowance payments.
TARAWA, Kiribati --- Kiribati President Anote Tong says he is concerned by the new Australian government's apparent backing away from the issue of climate change.
TARAWA, Kiribati --- Kiribati is leading what appears to be a world-first effort to implement a ‘whole-of-island’ approach to climate change adaptation and disaster risk management in a coral atoll nation.
TARAWA, Kiribati ---- A search for three missing fishermen from Kiribati has found one dead and the other two missing.
TARAWA, Kiribati ---- Kiribati’s president says he has received a petition from nine government MPs calling on him to sack two ministers for misconduct.
TARAWA, Kiribati --- MPs in Kiribati have passed a government bill to remove parliamentary privilege.
TARAWA, Kiribati ---- Kiribati has a young population, with 57 per cent of the population under 24 years old.
TARAWA, Kiribati --- Fiji National University (FNU) has achieved yet another milestone with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Kiribati Institute of Technology (KIT).
TARAWA, Kiribati --- A New Zealand MP, Asenati Lole Taylor, says there has been overwhelming support in Kiribati for a report addressing adolescent sexual and reproductive health.
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