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MSG sets on direct Shipping route
By Online Editor
9:22 pm GMT+12, 27/11/2014, Papua New Guinea
The declaration was signed by Chairman of the Trade Ministers Meeting (TMM) and Papua New Guinea’s Minister for Trade Commerce and Industry Richard Maru, Fiji’s Minister for Industry, Trade and Tourism-Fiyaz Siddiq, New Caledonia’s Representative to the TMM-Yvon Faua, Solomon Islands…
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Tahiti assembly debates US$930m nuclear claim
The French Polynesia assembly is debating a resolution which is to ask France for 930 million
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Somare: Leaders fail to uphold law
Former Papua New Guinea prime minister Sir Michael Somare says current leaders have failed to
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NZ High Commissioner to Fiji reinstated
New Zealand Foreign Minister Murray McCully has announced the reinstatement of New Zealand&rsq
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Somare switches to middle bench
-East Sepik Governor and former Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Sir Michael Somare Thursday dr
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Controversy in Biman Prasad appointment
Fiji's National Federation Party (NFP) leader Biman Prasad has been appointed and confirme
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Kiribati to shut Phoenix protected area in January
The Kiribati government has announced that from the first day of 2015, the Phoenix Islands Pro
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Palau hot-bath ceremony: Keeping the tradition alive
“OMENGAT,” or the hot-bath ceremony, is the celebration of a woman’s first-b
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Nobles re-elect Lord Tu'ivakano
Tonga’s nobles have re-elected the Prime Minister, Lord Tu’ivakano to his parliame
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17 People’s representative in Tonga's Legislative Assembly, Tongatapu voters replace seven MPs
Tongatapu voters have replaced seven of their ten incumbent MPs, retaining only three in today
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Outer Islands voters choose four new MPs
Outer island voters chose four new People’s Representatives and returned three incumbent
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PNG PM O'Neill to face a leadership tribunal
A leadership Tribunal has been appointed to inquire into allegations of misconduct in office m
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Vanuatu opposition leader's loan claims disputed
Vanuatu's Internal Affairs Minister has disputed claims that MPs have been borrowing from
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Impasse possible in Solomons
A Solomon Islands lawyer says the country could face a political impasse if independent MPs an
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Cook islands outer islands ignored - MP
The Cook Islands opposition finance spokesperson says economic development and shipping needs
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Dispute in Fijian Parliament over government audit continues
Fijian Opposition MP and designated chair of parliament's public accounts committee Profes
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Maelanga for PM, Lilo hands over SIPRA leadership
Independent candidate and former Solomon Islands deputy Prime Minister, Manasseh Maelanga is l
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Tonga heads to the polls as a record number of women stand for election
Tongans head to the polls today for their national election, with a record of 16 female candid
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PNG Parliament approves creation of APEC coordination authority
Papua New Guinea Parliament has approved the creation of the APEC PNG 2018 Coordination Author
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Economy high on MSG Trade agreement agenda
Economic cooperation and integration will continue to be the vision for the MSG Trade Agreemen
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Singapore reaffirms ties with Nauru
Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has met with the President of Nauru, Baron Waqa at
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Tonga chooses parliament today
It is Election Day in Tonga with voters going to the polls from 9 am.   T
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MSG trade ministers urged to chart new paths
Leaders of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) have been called on to re-engineer and formula
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Final Solomons coalitions expected tomorrow
-Lobbying continues today in Solomon Islands where political parties are wooing independent MP
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Pacific women entrepreneurs motivate and inspire each other
By PACNEWS Editor, Makereta Komai   Two years a
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Claims Vanuatu MPs fund much bigger
A government MP in Vanuatu claims there have been reports that there are several million US do
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25/11/2014 - Election campaigning in Tonga finishes 24 hours out
25/11/2014 - Vanuatu opposition to take legal action, Claim govt MPs got money too
25/11/2014 - PSIDS need genuine friends: Fiji's foreign minister
25/11/2014 - Lobbying underway in Solomon Islands, camps claiming numbers
25/11/2014 - Marshall Islands President heads to Taiwan
25/11/2014 - Vanuatu parliament suspends 16 MPs
25/11/2014 - Fiji’s global standing gains momentum
25/11/2014 - Free market for independent MPs in Solomon Islands
25/11/2014 - Fijian PM thanks Indian PM Modi for recent visit
25/11/2014 - Facility to house illegal migrants in PNG
25/11/2014 - Babies one step closer to Nauru: lawyer
24/11/2014 - PNG backs NZ and Australia role in Forum
24/11/2014 - Tonga candidate disqualified
24/11/2014 - The race is on...Moves to form coalition now underway in Solomon Islands
24/11/2014 - Chickungunya rapidly spreading across Samoa
24/11/2014 - Eight contestants confirmed for the 2014 Miss South Pacific
24/11/2014 - Lack of data restricts efforts against gender violence in PNG
24/11/2014 - Chuck Hagel resigns as US defence secretary
24/11/2014 - Independents win two-thirds of Solomon Islands parliamentary seats
24/11/2014 - Seoul to double contribution to cooperative fund with Pacific Islands
24/11/2014 - South Pacific islands prepare to sue French government for $1billion over nuclear tests
24/11/2014 - Tonga will not renew Police Commissioner O’Fee’s contract
24/11/2014 - Observers hail new voter registration system in Solomon Islands
24/11/2014 - After 30 years, voters showed veteran politician Tausinga the exit door
24/11/2014 - PNG launches campaign to fight gender violence
23/11/2014 - Lilo accepts defeat
23/11/2014 - Vanuatu opposition lodges counter-motion against government
23/11/2014 - PNG thanks Fiji support for Dame Taylor
23/11/2014 - Freda Soriacomua only female MP in Solomon Islands, foreign minister ousted
23/11/2014 - Watchdog refers PNG Works Minister
23/11/2014 - Solomons voters shun political parties, caretaker PM Gordon Darcy Lilo concedes he has lost seat
23/11/2014 - Chinese President’s visit is “unprecedented” says an academic
22/11/2014 - China keen to assist infrastructure development and climate change in the Pacific
22/11/2014 - Fiji’s 39 years of deepened relations with China bears fruit
20/11/2014 - Fiji Parliament passes first reading of Budget
20/11/2014 - President Obama announces action on sweeping U.S. immigration reform
20/11/2014 - Fijis Finance Minister delivers 2015 budget, foreign reserves stand at $1.8 billion
20/11/2014 - Solomon Islands caretaker PM Gordon Darcy Lilo unseated in major election upset
20/11/2014 - Friend of the Pacific: President Xi Jinping
20/11/2014 - Nadi town gears to host Chinese President Xi Jin Ping
20/11/2014 - Seoul FM to meet with counterparts from Pacific islands next week
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