Be disaster prepared

FIJI was battering up for Tropical Cyclone Zena as we prepare to put this edition to bed, exactly 45 days after Category

The power of names

NAMES have “mana.” They are powerful. We use names everyday to identify individuals, places and things. We therefore take for granted that


MIRACLE or mirage It’s making big news in Samoa with media reports about a young woman with stigmata, which in Christian tradition

Tonga’s race against time

Political row at centre of Pacific Games delay WITH less than three years to the Pacific Games 2019, Tonga is 18 months

Enter the dragon

THE need to boost national economies through foreign business investment is not lost on any Pacific island country. Talks in Brisbane last

VANUATU tax haven opens doors

THE opening up of the pre-independence tax haven in Vanuatu did not, of itself, bring in the large numbers of Chinese immigrants