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  • 16
  • Mar

FUNAFUTI, (RNZI) - The Prime Minister of Tuvalu says nearly half of the population has been displaced by Cyclone Pam.

  • 16
  • Mar

FIJI LIVE - The Fijian Government is on standby to accommodate requests for assistance from the Vanuatu Government, says Minister for National Disaster Management Inia Seruiratu.

  • 16
  • Mar

RED CROSS - As Severe Tropical Cyclone Pam, Tropical Storm Bavi and Cyclone Nathan make their way across the Pacific, the Red Cross is working with both communities and local authorities to prepare for what could become an unprecedented relief response.

  • 16
  • Mar

REUTERS - The first aid teams to reach Vanuatu reported widespread devastation on Sunday as authorities declared a state of emergency after a “monster” cyclone tore through the Pacific island nation.

  • 16
  • Mar

A PROPOSAL for the five Melanesian provinces of Indonesia to become a united member of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) is well advanced.

  • 12
  • Mar

RNZI: Papua New Guinea's Prime Minister says there's never been a better time to invest in the country, RNZI reports.

  • 12
  • Mar

Fiji Times - EXILED  West Papuan pro-independence leader Benny Wenda is hoping Fiji will support his movement's bid for membership in the Melanesian Spearhead Group.

  • 12
  • Mar

THE Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA) has commended two fisheries project planned for Rabaul, in East New Britain, saying they will have vast economic benefits.

  • 11
  • Mar

The National -  ANZ PNG chief executive officer Mark Baker says the visibility for female employees in the banking industry is important for them to advance in their profession. 


  • 11
  • Mar

Fiji Times - THE Bank of South Pacific (BSP) has announced special financing for women who want to buy cars this month.

  • 11
  • Mar

Two universities in Papua New Guinea will share resources and physical infrastructure to achieve the government’s call for quality of higher education and more access to higher education.

  • 10
  • Mar

Fiji Times - VODAFONE Fiji has been ranked the fastest provider of broadband speeds in the Pacific region, beating top mobile providers Vodafone New Zealand, Optus and Telstra in Australia.