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2017 February

Papy John – a life well lived

THE Pacific lost one of its greats on Christmas Day 2016, with the death in Tahiti of John Taroanui Doom, at age

2017 February

Donald’s Trump card Time will tell

HAS the new US President played his “trump card” too early in his presidency? Only time will tell. In late January, President

2017 February

Movers & Shakers

KIRIBATI’S partially state-owned fisheries company Kiribati Fish Ltd, which is controlled by Shanghai Fisheries General Corporation (Group), announced late last year it

2017 February

India deal for Fiji hospital

THEFIJIANS could expect an upgrade to their medical health services, in light of the new private hospital partnership between the MIOT International

2017 February

Slip, slipping away-Indon losing Melanesia

LAST month, New Zealand-based analyst Jose Sousa-Santos commented on Twitter that “Indonesia’s attempt at buying support from the Pacific region seems to

2017 February

Strengthen the borders

IT has taken an Iranian asylum seeker to show just how porous the region’s international borders are. Loghman Sawari broke out of