11th Session of the WCPFC, Apia

11th Session of the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC)
Apia, Samoa

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PNG aims for balance budget

Papua New Guinea Government has handed down yet again another historic budget – a record K16.2 billion (US$6.19b) in ...

Politics

Hollande says France will remain a Pacific power

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The only sore spot all along was ... media relations

**Bainimarama’s leadership deserves kudos for the courage of its convictions. ... He stood up for his beliefs steadfastly in ...

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Niteclub Tango Fiji journalists bore the brunt of security measures during the recent visit by China’s President Xi Jinping. ...

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Fiji

Fiji Opposition warns that not Pacific country immune from terrorism

Tue 16 Dec

SUVA, Fiji --- Fiji's Opposition has sounded a warning to Fiji and the Pacific ...

Australia

Martin Place, Sydney siege over, gunman identified as Man Haron Monis

Tue 16 Dec

SYDNEY, Australia --- Three people, including the gunman, are dead as the Sydney cafe ...

Islands Business Exclusive

Pacific Sport: The best of 2014

Exclusive Tue 09 Dec

It was a remarkable year for athletes of Pacific heritage in the international arena.

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Expelled Australian diplomat given 48 hours to leave Fiji

Exclusive Tue 09 Dec

**A former Australian High Commissioner to Fiji who was expelled by the Fiji regime ...

11th Session of the WCPFC, Apia

WCPFC chair makes early exist

Exclusive Fri 05 Dec

**In a yet to be explained move, the chair of the WCPFC Dr Charles ...

Fiji

Tuvalu PM praises Fijian teachers

Fri 05 Dec

SUVA, Fiji --- Fijian teachers working in Tuvalu have been praised for raising the ...

Tonga

Lord Vaea set to be nominated as Tongan Prime Minister

Fri 05 Dec

NUKU'ALOFA, Tonga --- A potential candidate for Prime Minister of Tonga is Lord Vaea. ...

11th Session of the WCPFC, Apia

WCPFC Apia Meeting Shut Down

Exclusive Fri 05 Dec

**Pacific journalists who have been covering the 11th session of the Western and Central ...

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Fiji

Fiji Opposition warns that not Pacific country immune from terrorism

Tue 16 Dec

SUVA, Fiji --- Fiji's Opposition has sounded a warning to Fiji and the Pacific ...

China hands out goodies to Pacific allies

Tue 09 Dec

November’s historic Fiji meeting between China’s President Xi Jinping and eight Pacific leaders served ...

Modi’s bold move

Tue 09 Dec

When Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi left Fiji after a 15-hour visit last month, ...

Pacific Sport: The best of 2014

Exclusive Tue 09 Dec

It was a remarkable year for athletes of Pacific heritage in the international arena.

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We Say

The only sore spot all along was ... media relations

Tue 09 Dec

**Bainimarama’s leadership deserves kudos for the courage of its convictions. ... He stood up ...

Women’s welfare directly affects childrens

Tue 09 Dec

**Amnesty International has said in a report that the Pacific is one of the ...

Politics

Hollande says France will remain a Pacific power

Tue 09 Dec

Sometimes in politics, it’s the little things that matter. On his first official visit ...

China hands out goodies to Pacific allies

Tue 09 Dec

November’s historic Fiji meeting between China’s President Xi Jinping and eight Pacific leaders served ...

Modi’s bold move

Tue 09 Dec

When Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi left Fiji after a 15-hour visit last month, ...