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Third COVID-19 surge worst: Port Moresby General Hospital CEO Dr Molumi

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Papua New Guinea's biggest hospital, which recorded four Covid-19 deaths in one week, and more than 80 patients admitted, will scale down services from...

Palau’s unemployment benefits during the pandemic marred with allegations of fraud as accused still...

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By Island Times Team (First of the two-part investigative article on the US pandemic assistance to Palau under the WIOA programme) After a handful of...

Decade of climate breakdown saw 14 percent of coral reefs vanish

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Between 2009 and 2018, the continuous rise in sea temperature cost the world 14 percent of its coral reefs – that’s more than the...

Constitutional case filed against Vanuatu President

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A constitutional case over the recent pardoning of three former Prime Ministers of Vanuatu, Rialuth Serge Vohor, Joe Natuman and Charlot Salwai, has been...

Climate change, population increase fuel looming water crisis: WMO

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Improved water management, monitoring and forecasting are needed in the face of a looming global water crisis, the UN World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) and...

Pacific High-Level Champions announced

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As the countdown continues, the Pacific voice will be amplified on the global stage at COP26 in Glasgow with the announcement of five High-Level...

Legal implications of sea level rise for Small Island States explored in New World...

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A new World Bank study examining the potential legal implications of sea-level rise on the maritime and legal rights of Pacific Island nations provides...

Fiji records 49 new cases of COVID-19, four deaths reported

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Fiji has recorded 49 new cases of COVID-19 and four deaths Tuesday, increasing the total number of cases in the island nation to 51,203...

Climate talks chief urges Morrison to act

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The minister in charge of next month’s crunch Glasgow climate summit has challenged Australia to nearly double its 2030 emissions reduction target and urged...

How the Pacific might get caught up in the latest US-China-Taiwan stoush

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An Australian security expert says the Pacific would be at "at real risk" if military conflict did break out over Taiwan, as China steps...

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PINA welcomes Fijian Government’s review of current Media Laws in Fiji

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By Makereta Komai, PACNEWS Editor President of the Pacific Islands News Association, Kora Nou today warmly welcomed the new Fijian Government’s immediate push to revisit...

Hipkins sworn in as New Zealand PM, pledges focus on economy

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Chris Hipkins was sworn in Wednesday as New Zealand’s 41st prime minister, following the unexpected resignation last week of Jacinda Ardern. Hipkins, 44, has promised...

Namah condemns arrest of West Papua governor

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Vanimo-Green River MP Belden Namah has condemned the manner in which West Papua Governor Lucas Enembe was arrested and detainted by the Indonesian government. Namah,...