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Geodynamics appoints country rep here

AUSTRALIA geothermal energy company Geodynamics on Thursday announced the appointment of Mal Kuper as its Country Representative resident in Honiara.

PACER-Plus not acceptable if exchange rate is not right

“AUSTRALIA and New Zealand (ANZ) have told us time and time again that they do not have a commercial interest in these negotiations, but the reality is that without substantive commitments on labour mobility and development assistance, they (ANZ) will be the major beneficiaries of this Agreement,” says Trade Negotiations Envoy Robert Sisilo.

Meeting for heritage site managers

NATIONAL heritage site managers from around the Pacific region will be converging in Suva for a regional training course on world heritage sites management in the Pacific starting from February 17 to 21.

USP parents orientation

PARENTS were reminded of the important role they play in their children's lives at the USP parents and partners orientation Saturday.

PINA now a company

The Suva-based regional news media organisation Pacific Island News Association (PINA) is now a Company Limited by Guarantee (CLG).

Bank opens Asian centre

ANZ on Saturday announced the launch of the ANZ Asian Business Centre in Fiji, making it a first for the country and the Pacific.

PNG police accused of attacking Australia's asylum seekers

RNZI: An advocate for Australia's asylum seekers on Papua New Guinea's Manus Island says police were involved in a savage attack in the camp last night.

ABG backing mine talk

THE Autonomous Bougainville Government (ABG) has reinforced its commitment to support negotiations regarding the reopening of the Panguna mine.

Too many fishing boats in Fiji

There are simply too many ships fishing within Fiji waters for too little tuna stocks.

A cruise ship could be brought in if enough accommodation can not be found when Samoa hosts the Small Island Developing States conference in September.