Fiji Health act amendment bill to curb COVID-19 breach tabled in Parliament

Fiji's Public Health Amendment Bill 2021 has been tabled in Parliament today. Attorney General, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum, said the amendment to the Public Health Act is...

Fiji PM: No need for a state of emergency

There is no need for a state of emergency to be declared, Fijian Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama told Parliament Wednesday. He was responding to SODELPA...

Pacific countries set to sign onto new international integrity commitments

Pacific countries have the opportunity to bring their strong regional commitments on anti-corruption to this week’s United Nations Special Session of the General Assembly...
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We won’t allow corruption to continue unchecked: UN Assembly president

The effects of corruption are “detrimental to all of society”, the President of the UN General Assembly said on Wednesday during the first day...

United Nations General Assembly holds special session against corruption

The United Nations General Assembly Special Session against corruption began at the UN headquarters in New York today with strong calls for the redoubling...

OPINION: Focus on reducing barriers to private sector success, Cook Islands PM says

A recession is not the time to cut government spending, it is a time when government is expected to front up and stimulate the...

Simply no scenario’ where humanity can survive on an ocean-free planet

The world must harness “clear, transformative and actionable solutions” to address the ocean crisis, the President of the UN General Assembly said on Tuesday,...

Unprecedented for government to walk out from parliament: Vanuatu Opposition leader

It was the first time for the government to boycott itself from parliament Tuesday morning, said Vanuatu Leader of Opposition, Ralph Regenvanu. “We have never...

Vanuatu launches its COVID- 19 vaccination rollout

-Today marks a historic moment for Vanuatu as the Ministry of Health launches its COVID-19 vaccination rollout. With the long-awaited and planned for COVID-19 vaccines...

Akaiti Puna sworn in as new Cook Islands MP

Akaiti Puna was sworn in as Manihiki’s new Cook Islands Member of Parliament on Monday during a flash sitting. Puna, who won the Manihiki seat...

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International concern over Tonga’s debate on death penalty for drug offences

Several international human rights organisations have expressed grave concern over recent discussions in Tonga's Parliament suggesting the extension of the death penalty to drug-related...

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