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Costs tumble in renewable energy

AFTER years of dependence on fossil fuels, the good news from the international agency on renewable energy, IRENA is that the cost


We’re referendum-ready

BOUGAINVILLEANS are to vote in June this year to decide whether to remain part of Papua New Guinea or to be independent.


Going Renewable

Pacific island states take the lead in energy transformation WITH the world going out in a large way towards adopting green and


No more tokens please

Australia needs to treat the Pacific with a little more respect THE flying visit by Australian Prime Minister, Scott Morrison, this month

News Break

Education Minister Concedes

All future principals and headteachers at a school run by a faith based organisation will have a clause in their job description