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Voter instruction booklets to be distributed first to the islands, 764,850 ballot papers to be printed
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4:05 pm GMT+12, 18/10/2018, Fiji
“We are printing the voter instruction booklets and we will start the distribution of the voter instruction booklet in the maritime areas, the pre-poll areas so that people in that area are able to get the information about the candidate numbers as soon as possible since they are going to start…
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Fiji's Great Council of Chiefs restored in 100 days under SODELPA - Rabuka
Fiji's Sitiveni Rabuka says he will bring back Fiji's Great Council of Chiefs within 1
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New Caledonia separatists 'confident' as referendum nears
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ADF supports APEC security in Port Moresby
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Temaru set to be cleared in Tahiti election probe
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Solomon Islands' forests felled fast to feed China demand: Global Witness
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Fiji candidate numbers confirmed, ballot papers to be printed
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Fiji election candidate numbers drawn
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PNG to deploy fighter jets and foreign military as it plans major security operation for APEC
Papua New Guinea will deploy foreign fighter jets and special forces to protect world leaders
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'For the Pacific it's always about cash': Environment Minister in diplomatic incident over climate change
Australian Environment Minister Melissa Price has been accused of offending a key Pacific lead
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Fiji election candidates ball draw today
With Fiji political parties now receiving confirmation of their nominated candidates for the 1
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Multinational Observer Group pays courtesy call to Fiji PM
The Multinational Observer Group (MOG) paid a courtesy call Wednesday on Fiji’s Prime Mi
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Tanangada sworn in as new Minister for Women, Youth, Children Affairs
Solomon Islands member of Parliament for Gizo/Kolombangara Constituency Lanelle Olandrea Tanan
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MSG raises concerns about New Caledonia voter registration
A Papua New Guinea diplomat at the UN has expressed concern that not all Kanaks have been enro
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NZ addresses UN on Tokelau self-governance
New Zealand has told a United Nations committee on decolonisation that it's committed to h
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ACP chief negotiator outlines concerns for future relationship with Europe
The chief negotiator for the African Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group, Robert Dussey, says ta
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Political deadlock has put $1bn in Green Climate fund projects on hold
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Fiji election candidates increase to 235
Fiji's Electoral Commission has upheld an appeal by Unity Fiji Party’s Laitia Matalo
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Australian fighter jets, warships to secure 'vibrant' PNG APEC
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PNG adds $320k Bentleys to APEC luxury car fleet
Papua New Guinea is adding to its APEC luxury vehicle fleet, with the purchase of three new Be
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2018 General Elections: Fiji Government invites Pacific Islands Forum as observers
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Bougainville government to push for all to vote 'independence'
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Scott Morrison raises prospect of asylum seeker transfer to New Zealand
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has put the prospect of asylum seekers being resettle
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No changes in Harry and Meghan’s travel plans to Fiji: Kensington
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will make no changes to their planned visits to Fiji and Tonga.
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15/10/2018 - Japan raises concerns over Pacific Island debt to China
15/10/2018 - PNG visa on arrival suspended for one month ahead of APEC
15/10/2018 - Maseratigate: PNG Opposition at loggerheads with government
15/10/2018 - Cook Islands among TB-free nations
14/10/2018 - Six political parties to contest in this year’s general election
14/10/2018 - China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative provides opportunities for Pacific island nations: Samoan PM
14/10/2018 - Bigger PNG military part of talks over Manus Island base
14/10/2018 - Maserati madness, PNG PM says no secret to purchase of luxury vehicles for APEC
14/10/2018 - Six candidates from four political parties in Fiji disqualified
14/10/2018 - Fiji, First In Pacific To Be In UN Human Rights Council
14/10/2018 - The question to be put: Autonomy or independence for Bougainville
14/10/2018 - Australia urged to evacuate offshore detainees amid widespread, acute mental distress
14/10/2018 - Fiji Political Parties condemn PM’s comment
14/10/2018 - Pacific Met officers improve communication channels
14/10/2018 - Pacific nursing forum to open
11/10/2018 - Referendum leader wants the best for Bougainville
11/10/2018 - PM Puna issues challenge at law officers’ meeting
11/10/2018 - PM Hou: Solomon Islands will speak for Taiwan
11/10/2018 - Fiji's Armed Forces ready to assist Police at the upcoming elections: Kalouniwai
11/10/2018 - Papua New Guinea government under fire over APEC Maserati fleet
11/10/2018 - Australia announce $6 million to fight polio in PNG
11/10/2018 - Pacific's labour market issues need handling by regional body says Cooks academic
11/10/2018 - Climate lawyers to use UN 1.5C report to sue governments
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