U.S. White House

The U.S. Indo-Pacific strategy

Too anodyne to be utilitarian Early this year, the White House released America’s Indo-Pacific Strategy. It is dated February 2022. U.S. President

Kava bar customers

Coffee, cakes and kava

It’s an ordinary afternoon in Suva city, with school students flooding towards the bus stand and window shopping.  Car horns honk as

Simon Kofe

Tuvalu’s Future Now

Tuvalu’s Minister for Justice, Communications and Foreign Affairs has laid out a vision for Tuvalu in the event the country is “fully

Whispers

Whispers

Private superyacht tour Amidst the drama over Fiji’s detention of the Amadea superyacht at Lautoka port this month, questions are making the

Laisa Vulakoro

All hail the Vude Queen

A matriarch of music, the Queen of Vude, supporter of many charities, and a diva who comes home and cooks for her

Pacific map

Briefs

American Samoa Gov. Lemanu Peleti Mauga has signed a Bill into law which will establish a Samoan Language Commission and recognise both

Fantasha Lockington

Movers and Shakers

Tuvalu national Ian Fry is the first United Nations Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and Climate Change for the next three years.