MAJURO, Marshall Islands ----Both Air Marshall Islands or AMI planes are grounded waiting for parts and at least one of them is not expected to be flying until early May.
MAJURO, Marshall Islands — The Marshall Islands has sold fishing days for US$7,000 — setting a price record for the country since a vessel day scheme or VDS went into force five years ago.
MAJURO, Marshall Islands ---- — An international climate meeting in Marshall Islands last week has “forged a common purpose around a set of objectives” for a new global climate agreement, said Marshall Islands Foreign Minister Tony deBrum on Friday.
MAJURO,Marshall Islands TV3) ---Rising sea levels and increasing temperatures caused by human activity was a key finding of a seven-year report by a UN panel on climate change released Monday.
MAJURO, Marshall Islands -----The foreign minister of Marshall Islands, Tony de Brum, says he's extremely disappointed by Australia's approach to climate change.
MAJURO, Marshall Islands ------The President of the Marshall Islands is the first world leader to confirm his attendance at Ban Ki-moon‘s climate change summit this September.
MAJURO, Marshall Islands ---- Japan will be providing the Marshall Islands with its second US$1.95 million grant to purchase water-making and other equipment for the islands.
SAIPAN, Marshall Islands ----- The Western Pacific Regional Fishery Management Council, which has authority over federally managed fisheries in Hawai`i, American Samoa, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands and the U.S. Pacific remote island areas, began its week-long meeting March 17 and 18 at the Fiesta Resort on ...
MAJURO, Marshall Islands ----- The second no-confidence motion in four months brought against government of Marshall Islands President Christopher Loeak was defeated Tuesday afternoon by a vote of 17-13, with three members of parliament absent.
MAJURO, Marshall Islands ---- A high tide energised by storm surges has flooded many parts of Majuro, the capital of the Marshall Islands, and weather officials have warned of more flooding with tonight's high tide.
MAJURO, Marshall Islands --- Marshall Islands President Christopher Loeak has called on the United States to resolve the “unfinished business” of its nuclear testing legacy in the western Pacific nation.
MAJURO, Marshall Islands ---- The Marshall Islands on Wednesday rescinded a controversial nomination to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization of a former Lebanese security chief who is a suspect in the assassination of Lebanese ex-Premier Rafik Hariri in 2006.
Marshall Islands has established a new corporation to actively promote investments and exports, in order to,increase the country’s economic growth. It will work hard to arrest low growth the,country has been experiencing - an underlying cause of the slow pace of social,and economic development.
MAJURO, Marshall Islands ---- Two days after a Mexican castaway washed ashore on an isolated atoll in the Marshall Islands following an over 8,000 mile drift, local officials say he is gaining strength but cannot walk without help.
MAJURO, Marshall Islands — A long-serving Papua New Guinea fisheries chief who is expected to step down this week was recognized Wednesday for “transforming fisheries” in his country and for his regional advocacy on behalf of island nations’ fishing interests.
MAJURO, Marshall Islands — The United States secretary of the Navy, Ray Mabus, will visit Majuro later this week, the highest-ranking Defense Department official to visit Majuro in several years.
MAJURO, Marshall Islands — A major investigation into allegations that Marshall Islands Ministry of Health workers accepted bribes for contract awards has prompted the Public Service Commission to take the unprecedented action of designating the government’s chief secretary as interim secretary of health.
MAJURO, Marshall Islands — Is poor school attendance in the Marshall Islands the result of schools lacking a “fun environment” or parents being uninterested in their children’s academic progress — or a combination of both?
MAJURO, Marshall Islands --- The deportation of a South Korean national from the Marshall Islands is to be the first of many, said the chief of immigration on Friday.
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MAJURO, Marshall Islands ---- Few leaders can say that the decisions taken in 2014 will play a big part in determining whether their country will still grace the world map at the end of this century. I can. Lying at an average of just two metres above sea level, my ...
MAJURO, Marshall Islands ---ThePresident of the Marshall Islands has pleaded with world leaders to take serious action on climate change this year.
MAJURO, Marshall Islands --- A waste-to-energy project proposal for Majuro was presented to the cabinet by WEST or Waste to Energy System and Technology Co. Ltd. on Tuesday.
MAJURO, Marshall Islands --- Kwajalein Atoll in Marshall Islands boasts some of the world’s most sophisticated equipment for missile testing, including a dedicated fiber optic cable so technicians can manage missile missions in “real time” from the Army’s Space and Missile Defense Command headquarters in Huntsville, Alabama.
MAJURO, Marshall Islands --- The Marshall Islands Ministry of Education has a new road map for school improvement in the country and the challenge for 2014 will be rolling it out.
---------- ISLANDS BUSINESS has chosen Darlene Keju-Johnson as its 2013 PACIFIC PERSON OF THE YEAR in recognition of her combination of fearless advocacy with island-style innovation that isn’t “merely relevant” in 2013. Seventeen years after her death in 1996, her words and actions continue to speak to key issues confronting ...
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