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11:22 pm GMT+12, 22/06/2017
 
The conspiracy case against  Vanuatu deputy Prime Minister Joe Natuman and former acting Police Commissioner, Aru Maralau, has been moved to December.   The defense counsel, Edward Nalyal confirmed that the case has been moved to December when the parliament is in recess.   He said the case was supposed to be tried on June 12 to 16 but then through conference, the trial was moved to the end of this year.   The » read more
 
Security responsibility of Fiji Military, Colonel Kalouniwai reiterates Solomons' Chinese community concerned about RAMSI exit
PM Sogavare calls on Solomon Islanders to take ownership of country as RAMSI leaves Timing of calling election for Vanuatu President required under law: Chairman
 
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The old ways are gone: Papua New Guinea’s tribal wars become more destructive
11:28 pm GMT+12, 22/06/2017, Papua New Guinea
The remains of a house set alight during an attack targeting a family accused of sorcery. In this case, six people, who were accused of causing the death of a local politician, were captured and tortured for several weeks in an effort to force confessions. Their village was burned to the Read more

ACP-EU Joint Assembly call on U.S. Government to review climate position
The following declaration was adopted on Wednesday 21 June 2017 at the 33rd session of the ACP
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What Does Climate Change Mean for Asia’s Future Infrastructure?
 Fractured roads, shattered rail links, ruined water wells, broken power lines. They&rsqu
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Canada to Chair 2017 Commonwealth Finance Ministers Meeting
Canada’s Minister of Finance, Bill Morneau, is pleased to chair the 2017 Commonwealth Fi
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Tonga’s obesity epidemic is causing big trouble in paradise
By David Browne   At first impression the Royal
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Fiji Airways confirms acquisition of full flight simulator for Aviation academy
11:26 pm GMT+12, 22/06/2017, Fiji
Fiji Airways has confirmed the acquisition of a CAE Boeing 737 MAX aircraft full simulator for the Fiji Aviation Academy.   The Letter of Intent (LOI) was signed in Suva today by Fiji Airways and Canadian simulator manufacturer CAE and the Fijian Attorney General, Minister for Economy Read more

ADB approves new facility to upgrade, mantain PNG's highway
The Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) Board of Directors have approved a multitranche finan
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Fraud cases total $4m: Fiji Police
Fiji Police Force has successfully investigated and prosecuted 21 money laundering cases invol
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Fishing company banned after hauling endangered tuna in Pacific
 A Chinese fishing company has been banned from all deep-sea fishing after it was busted
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Taskforce to review maritime safety in Solomon Islands after boat tragedy
The Solomon Island's prime minister says last week's deadly boat capsize is a 'wak
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Sports News
Promoting gender equality at the Manu Samoa v Wales test match
11:31 pm GMT+12, 22/06/2017, Samoa
Proving that rugby is a game for all the Samoa Rugby Union will use today's match to promote and raise awareness for Gender Quality.   Matches involving Women’s 7's Under-18 and Under-8 teams will provided the curtain raiser for the highly anticipated Manu Samoa v Wales Read more

Sprint queen to lead PNG contingent to Fiji
Toea Wisil will lead another strong Papua New Guinea athletics contingent to the Oceania Champ
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Tongan parliament to vote on Pacific Games
There appears to be a slim chance Tonga's government could be forced to change its mind ab
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Test mission for Flying Fijian players
Flying Fijians Peceli Yato (Clermont) and Patrick Osborne (Highlanders) want to create history
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Scott Williams dropped for Wales' match against Samoa
Scott Williams has been dropped to the bench for Wales' second tour Test, against Samoa in
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