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Thursday, 07/13/17

 

Refugees in detention centres on Manus Island and Nauru could be delayed entry to the United States after the country hit its annual refugee intake cap yesterday. The US is assessing many of the hundreds of refugees in those centres for resettlement as part of a deal struck last year with the Australian Government. US President Donald Trump reduced America's... + continue reading

Wednesday, 07/19/17

 

A scholar of Fiji politics says the military's assurance that it will accept the results of next year's election could instead spread anxiety.

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Thursday, 07/20/17

 

Fiji's fight against climate change is enhancing China's leadership in the Pacific, according to an analyst. China's regional position was strengthened by US president Donald Trump's proclamation that climate change was a hoax.

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Monday, 07/24/17 - 0 comment(s)

 

Papua New Guinea's Electoral Commission has rejected a claim that it created nearly 300,000 so-called 'ghost voters' for use in the ongoing national election.

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Opinion

Sunday, 07/23/17 - 0 comment(s)

 

Cervical cancer is the number one cancer killing women in many developing countries.

This year an estimated 266,000 women around the world will die from it, and 85 per...

News Releases

Wednesday, 07/12/17 - 0 comment(s)

 

U.S. Congressman Gregorio Kilili Camacho Sablan announced that the commonwealth is receiving $4,518,008 more in federal funds as part of the Typhoon Soudelor recovery effort.... + continue reading

In Depth

Thursday, 07/06/17 - 0 comment(s)

Feelings of “anticipation, excitement” first gripped Papua New Guinea as polling opened last month. Auckland University of Technology doctoral candidate Stephanie Tapungu and her husband... + continue reading

Links

Monday, 07/10/17 - 0 comment(s)

 

The Electoral Commission website provides progress of 2017 election results. Electoral Commissioner Patilias Gamato. says results may be slow because they will have to be verified... + continue reading

Video & Audio

Monday, 07/10/17 - 0 comment(s)

 

Hawai‘i Senator Glenn Wakai joins Pod Squad host Chad Blair to talk about his special relationship with the Republic of Palau, how he views the ongoing assimilation of Micronesian... + continue reading