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2015 August

Whispers

A WHISPER in the Solomon Star says Solomon taxpayers are being forced to pay $3.7 million for the hire of a speed-boat

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

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Drama in the royal court … The benign reign of Tonga’s newest monarch hit the newspaper headlines recently when King Tupou VI

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Pigs can fly: Judging from the number of conspiracy theories that were being bandied about in Samoa last September during the country’s

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PNG’s Meg Taylor: is the Pacific Islands Forum’s new head, the Melanesian Spearhead Group solidarity is in tatters and the whisper is

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Twenty-two thousand dollar charter … At least one Cook Islander was the least impressed when caretaker Prime Minister and of all probability

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More trouble for the multi-million dollar tuna industrial zone in Madang Province, on the northern shores of Papua New Guinea. Work on

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‘Different animal:’ Fiji is a different animal when it comes to tourism. That’s the verdict of a seasoned Pacific tourism campaigner when

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Fire without the engine …. Residents of Port Vila are up in arms about the absence of the familiar red fire engines

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Fiji to host SPC HQ? … Is Fiji really putting up a renewed bid to host the main headquarters of SPC which