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05:12 am GMT+12, 10/08/2020
 
Kiribati will raise its islands above the ocean as part of its fight against sea-level rise, seeking help from its new diplomatic partner China to secure the archipelagic nation’s future, the country’s newly re-elected president has said.   In his first in-depth interview since his resounding election win in June, Taneti Maamau told the Guardian international co-operation would be on Kiribati’s terms: he said he » read more
 
PM Ardern says NZ-Cook Islands travel bubble will be in place 'before the end of the year' Cook Islands bubble sending 'mixed messages' - Collins
Virus exposed 'inadequate' regional health systems Any COVID-19 vaccine must not be commodified: Fiji AG
 
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Feature News
American strategic considerations drive compact negotiations in Micronesia: part 2
08:39 am GMT+12, 10/08/2020, Australia
Written by Stewart Firth From the United States’ point of view, the Compacts of Free Association negotiated from the 1960s to the 1990s were primarily strategic in nature, with the U.S Department of Defence closely involved at every stage of the negotiations. The compact states, Read more

The triple challenges of the Blue Pacific: battling a health, economic and climate crisis through regional solidarity
By Op Ed exclusive with Dame Meg Taylor, Secretary General of the Pacific Islands
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'Our children's lives on the line': the ongoing battle for Guam
   By Sarah Souli
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35th Anniversary of the South Pacific Nuclear Free Zone Treaty
Thursday marked the 35th Anniversary of a significant event in the history of the Pacific Isla
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COVID-19: Over 6,650 detainees in the Pacific region receive assistance
Small Pacific Island Nations are highly vulnerable when it comes to natural disasters and pand
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Business News
ADB announces US$31 million loan to boost road network in PNG
05:20 am GMT+12, 10/08/2020, Papua New Guinea
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a US$31 million loan to expand and improve the road network in Papua New Guinea (PNG). The Transport Sector Preparatory Project will finance a feasibility study and detailed engineering designs, including bidding documents and procurement Read more

How to save jobs as the Pacific hits a COVID recession
By Ben Bilua   While business-people and worker
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Fiji's economy 'to contract by 21.7 percent
By Nacanieli Tuilevuka Fiji’s economy is expe
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50 percent of Fiji workers unemployed: ILO
By Nacanieli Tuilevuka 50 per cent of the workforce
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Fisheries Ministers strengthen their commitment to regional cooperation amid pandemic
Fisheries Ministers from member countries of the Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA)
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Sports News
Flying Fijians Coach keeps a close tab on local players
05:31 am GMT+12, 07/08/2020, Fiji
Flying Fijians Coach Vern Cotter has a close eye on local players currently featuring in the Skipper Cup competition.   Cotter, who is still in New Zealand is working with the FRU’s General Manager High Performance Simon Raiwalui to format a programme for Fiji’s domestic Read more

All Blacks season opener against Pacific side nears signoff
The opening fixture of the All Blacks‘ season against a Pacific XV is set to be announce
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Plans in the pipeline for elite soccer academy in Solomon Islands
A successful mission to Australia by two highly promising young Solomon Islands soccer players
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Conway Beg appointed as Fiji Rugby Union chairman
Former Flying Fijians Assistant coach Conway Beg is the new Fiji Rugby Union Chairman.
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ONOC President Dr Robin Mitchell receives award for the promotion of sports and Olympism in Fiji as FASANOC celebrates 70th anniversary
 Oceania National Olympic (ONOC) Committee President Dr Robin Mitchell, Vice-Patron and L
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