Sep 20, 2018 Last Updated 4:57 AM, Sep 13, 2018

Naivalurua for politics

By Netani Rika FOREIGN Affairs Permanent Secretary, Brigadier Ioane Naivalurua, is expected to stand for Parliament on a Fiji First ticket. Naivalurua will replace Defence Minister, Ratu Inoke Kubuabola, who will not stand for re-election. Both men are from Taveuni, the home of Social Democratic Liberal Party President, Ratu Naiqama…
Last modified on Thursday, 13 September 2018 16:57
BY Netani Rika Fiji's Assistant Environment Minister has been forced to resign after investigations into a family company. Lorna Eden's resignation was announced in a statement by the office of Prime Minister, Rear-Admiral Frank Baimimarama yesterday. The announcement came a day after the State-sanctioned Fiji Sun newspaper ran a front…
By Islands Business correspondent Nic Maclellan, at the Pacific Islands Forum in Nauru Pacific leaders face a growing and complex agenda, in the era of Trump, Brexit and rising Chinese economic power. That may explain why the 2018 Pacific Islands Forum leaders retreat continued for hours beyond its scheduled time.…

Stormy Forum

 Islands Business has been sent a video of the clash at the Pacific Islands Forum meeting in Nauru yesterday between Forum chair and President of Nauru, Baron Waqa and a member of the Chinese delegation. The delegate stormed out of the meeting soon after this video was taken.
Last modified on Wednesday, 05 September 2018 15:28

GCF funds for Nauru port

  By Islands Business correspondent Nic Maclellan at the Pacific Islands Forum in Nauru  Like other Pacific island nations, Nauru is facing significant climate challenges. Last October, the Micronesian nation received a major grant from the Green Climate Fund (GCF) to rehabilitate its port infrastructure. But the country is seeking…
Last modified on Wednesday, 05 September 2018 14:48

Guide to the 49th Pacific Islands Forum Leaders Meeting – Nauru 2018

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