NOUMEA, New Caledonia --- Pacific Islands News Association (PINA) president Moses Stevens from Vanuatu, is in for his third term as the PINA president.
NOUMEA, New Caledonia ----- Participants attending the workshop on media self-regulation in the Pacific at the 3rd Pacific Islands Media Summit reiterated the need to educate journalists about the role of media and the importance of self-regulation; to overcome divisions among media at the national and regional levels; and to ...
NOUMEA, New Caledonia ---Development of Sustainable Tuna fisheries in the Pacific is vital if the tuna market is to be maintained in the region.
NOUMEA, New Caledonia ------The media’s role in Pacific regionalism is equally important when it comes to trade, delegates at the 3rd Pacific Media Summit in Noumea heard today.
NOUMEA, New Caledonia ---- The Pacific Islands News Association (PINA) will achieve another milestone Friday when its members adopt to allow the regional organization to operate as a company limited by guarantee.
NOUMEA, New Caledonia ---- A joint committee, consisting of members from the regions two biggest sporting bodies has been formed to look at how a Continental Games can be organized.
NOUMEA, New Caledonia ----The chairman of the Melanesian Spearhead Group, Victor Tutugoro, says the group's special meeting to discuss the outcome of a visit to Indonesia's West Papua has been put off until the end of this month.
NOUMEA, New Caledonia ----The customary chiefs of New Caledonia today gave their blessing to the Pacific Islands News Association (PINA) to establish a working relationship with indigenous media outlets in the country.
NOUMEA, New Caledonia --- New Caledonia's provincial elections are now tipped to be held on 11 May - a week later than previously suggested.
NOUMEA, New Caledonia --- There is concern about the spread of the zika virus in the region after a major outbreak in French Polynesia
NOUMEA, New Caledonia --- A member of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) says it is not possible to accept the application of a West Papuan group into the MSG because it's not the only organisation that represents West Papuans.
NOUMEA, New Caledonia --- The New Caledonian government has issued a red alert for most of the main island's west coast because of an extreme fire risk.
NOUMEA, New Caledonia ---- In a joint ceremony, representatives from the Pacific Youth Council (PYC), International Labour Organisation (ILO) and the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) launched the Youth Employment Advocacy Initiative (YEA!) at last week’s Pacific Youth and Sports Conference in Noumea, New Caledonia (Dec 2 – 7).
NOUMEA, New Caledonia --- Health authorities in New Caledonia say they have introduced border control measures to identify travellers who may have the mosquito borne illness, zika virus.
NOUMEA, New Caledonia --- There is growing concern in New Caledonia over the proliferation of firearms amid suggestions that more than 100,000 rifles are now in circulation.
NOUMEA, New Caledonia --- Reports from New Caledonia say the French navy has intercepted a Chinese trawler fishing illegally in its territorial waters.
NOUMEA, New Caledonia --- New Caledonia’s pro-independence FLNKS Movement has called for the United Nations to send a mission to observe next year’s territorial election.
NOUMEA, New Caledonia --The French government says it is open to any institutional future for New Caledonia if the rival camps can find common ground.
NOUMEA, New Caledonia -- The coordinator of fishing vessel observers says fines given to vessels this week shows the observers’ role has changed from what it was originally intended.
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New Caledonia’s bid for full membership of the Pacific Islands Forum is on the agenda this week, as Pacific leaders meet in the Marshall Islands.
*NOUMEA, New Caledonia* --- A new report on the status of reef and near-shore fisheries of Pacific Islands has delivered a mixed verdict about their health.
AUCKLAND, NZ --- A controversial royal wedding between the niece of the Tongan king and a commoner has taken place in Auckland without the king's approval.
NOUMEA, New Caledonia ---- New Caledonia’s Congress has elected a leading pro-independence politician, Roch Wamytan, as its president.
NOUMEA, New Caledonia ---- The French government has decided to forgive New Caledonia a debt of US$385 million dating back to the 1970s.
NOUMEA, New Caledonia ---- New Caledonia is gearing up for Thursday’s annual election of a new Congress president, with three candidates confirmed to contest the post.
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