PORT VILA, Vanuatu ---- Vanuatu has asked France to resume negotiations about the sea border between Vanuatu and New Caledonia.
PORT VILA, Vanuatu --- 02 December is Right to Know Day in Vanuatu. It’s the third anniversary since 2 December 2010 when the then Speaker of Parliament blocked media and public access to Parliament, including live broadcast of the proceedings, during a debate on a No Confidence motion which resulted ...
PORT VILA, Vanuatu --- A West Papuan guerilla commander has visited Vanuatu and participated in a special Morning Star Flag raising ceremony yesterday to mark the anniversary of the West Papua declaration of independence in 1961.
PORT VILA, Vanuatu --- The Vanuatu parliament has just passed the sixth amendment to the country’s constitution with changes to land issues and citizenship all included in the same debate.
PORT VILA, Vanuatu --- The Director-General of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) has denied speculation that its mooted trip to West Papua is to go ahead next month.
PORT VILA, Vanuatu ---- Vanuatu National Warning Centre was officially opened today in Port Vila, to help the Pacific Islands nations assess the threats posed by natural hazards like volcanoes, cyclones and tsunamis.
Wed 20 Nov 2013 -
PORT VILA, Vanuatu ----To visiting Australians, my home, the island nation of Vanuatu, is either paradise or a Third World backwater. Holidaymakers prize our beaches and clear waters. But workers from aid organisations such as AusAID see limited employment opportunities and poverty.
PORT VILA, Vanuata ----The Director General,Forau and staff of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) Secretariat received a high level visit from the Government of the Republic Vanuatu, represented by the Minister of Youth Development, Sports and Training, Anthony Wright.
PORT VILA, Vanuatu --- Vanuatu’s foreign affairs minister, Edward Natapei says the government has cancelled the diplomatic passport of deputy ambassador of Vanuatu in Brussels and honorary consul of Vanuatu to Vietnam, Pascal Vuan Ahn Quan Saken.
PORT VILA, Vanuatu ----A recent study has found that people in Vanuatu are healthier compared to other Pacific countries due to a high fat traditional diet.
PORT VILA, Vanuatu --- The Vanuatu opposition is calling for the prime minister to resign over allegations his government is selling diplomatic passports.
Wed 30 Oct 2013 -
PORT VILA, Vanuatu -- Today marks a large milestone in the history of media in Vanuatu with the publication of our 4000th issue of a newspaper printed and published in Vanuatu over 20 years and 10 years since we became the nation’s only daily newspaper.
PORT VILA, Vanuatu --- As the MSG Celebrates 25years of its existence, the administrative arm of the organization, the MSG Secretariat based in Port Vila, Vanuatu was privileged to be invited as a Guest to the recent APEC Ministerial Meeting (AMM) in Bali, Indonesia from 4-5 October 2013.
PORT VILA, Vanuatu --- Two Fijian nationals will soon face charges of theft by Vanuatu authorities over losses of millions of dollars from the company they worked for.
PORT VILA, Vanuatu --- The Vanuatu Police Force, the Vanuatu Mobile Force and the Police Maritime Wing, have accumulated a debt of nearly US$850, 000 and salaries could be threatened
PORT VILA, Vanuatua ---Vatukoula Gold Mines PLC has received the first US$10 million (FJ$18.3 million) of the US$40 million (FJ$73.3 million) funding package from Chinese firm Zhongrun International Mining Company Limited.
PORT VILA, Vanuatu --- Chiefs in Vanuatu have asked the Fiji president, Ratu Epeli Nailatikau, to ensure that the descendants of ni-Vanuatu in Fiji are being accommodated in the new constitution.
PORT VILA, Vanuatu --- Fiji’s President Ratu Epeli Nailatikau has met with the acting President of Vanuatu, Phillip Boedoro.
PORT VILA, Vanuatu --- Fiji's President Ratu Epeli Nailatikau has arrived in Vanuatu.
PORT VILA, Vanuatu --- Vanuatu's National Council of Chiefs has backed proposed changes to the country's land ownership laws.
PORT VILA, Vanuatu --- The Vanuatu government says it will seek international advice on how to deal with unexploded ordnance in the country.
PORT VILA, Vanuatu ---- The first president of Vanuatu, Ati George Sokomanu, has condemned comments by the Australian prime minister, Tony Abott, that he would clamp down on West Papuan activists.
PORT VILA, Vanuatu --- A diver in Vanuatu says the increasing number of cruise ships visiting Vanuatu could be in danger from at least five live Second World War bombs at the entrance of Port Vila's busy shipping lane.
PORT VILA, Vanuatu ---- The Vanuatu Christian Council of Churches says it will look into reports that gay marriage, which is prohibited under the constitution, is being performed on the small island of Iririki off Port Vila.
Filming of coastal erosion, sand being illegally mined from beaches, and drought impacts on villagers are all part of a high school climate change awareness programme underway in Vanuatu.
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