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PNG PM wins vote of confidence motion, Opposition MPs storm out

Papua New Guinea leader of Government Business and Minister for Finance Rainbo Paita has moved a motion of vote of confidence in Prime Minister...

Australian Defence chief unaware of commander’s Naliva torture allegation

Australia’s Defence Force chief was unaware a Fijian officer who became a deputy commander of 3000 troops was alleged to have committed torture. Colonel Penioni...

PNG Government asking court interpretation on Allan Bird’s eligibility as alternate prime minister

The Special Parliamentary Committee deliberating on the Vote of No confidence met Wednesday to discuss the motion to bring a no confidence vote to...

PM Marape addresses Opposition’s Vote-of-No-Confidence motion with confidence

-Papua New Guinea Prime Minister James Marape has openly welcomed the Opposition’s motion for a vote-of-no-confidence against him. This announcement came after the Acting Speaker,...

Allan Bird, alternate PNG PM nominee

-The Papua New Guinea Opposition has nominated East Sepik Governor Allan Bird as their alternative Prime Minister. Leader of the Opposition Douglas Tomuriesa announced this...

PNG PM Marape’s time is up: Namah

Vanimo -Green MP Beldan Namah says it’s time to take back Papua New Guinea from Prime Minister James Marape. Namah said that Marape was weaponising...

Elikana Elikana sworn in as new Cook Islands Cabinet Minister

Pukapuka-Nassau MP Tingika Elikana is the new Cook Islands Minister for Foreign Affairs, Marine Resources and Parliamentary Services. He replaces former DPM Robert Tapaitau following...

PNG wants to stand on its ‘own two feet’: PM Marape

Papua New Guinea must become a strong nation and stand on its own two feet, its prime minister said in a historic address to...

PNG PM James Marape urges Australia to not ‘give up’ on his country in...

The Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea James Marape has urged Australia to not “give up” on his country during an historic address to...

Committee supports removing 10 percent quota for Samoa women parliamentarians

The Samoa Parliamentary Committee that reviewed the Commission of Inquiry’s Report set up after the 2021 general elections, has accepted the recommendation to remove...

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Bring vote of no confidence motion in May: PNG PM Marape

Papua New Guinea Prime Minister James Marape says the Opposition is more than welcome to attempt a vote of no confidence (VONC) against him...

Pacific Ocean Commissioner urges collective action for Ocean Conservation

Pacific Ocean Commissioner, Dr Filimon Manoni has highlighted the significance of the OACPS as a vital partner for Pacific countries, stressing the importance of...

Pacific ACP prepares for WTO Ministerial Conference amid global uncertainty

Pacific Islands Forum Secretary General, Henry Puna has highlighted the Pacific's important role in the success of the 12th Ministerial Conference (MC12) in Geneva...