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Mr. Andrew Parker, Chief of the UNICEF Vanuatu Field Office, said, "As part of UNICEF long-term support to the Ministry of Health, UNICEF continues to ensure children under 12 months have access to vital vaccines through procurement of vaccines and ...
Ten more former Vanuatu MPs jailed for bribery are to be released on parole tomorrow but will soon be back on trial. The Public prosecutor has filed for a retrial of conspiracy charges against the ten and one other former MP still in prison, with pleas ...
"According to a recent IFC report, 59% of food that tourists consume when in Vanuatu is imported but can be grown locally, and Tanna is the ideal location.
It is, unfortunately, an apt metaphor for where Vanuatu sits at the moment: a truly spectacular Pacific nation with wonderful people just three hours off the population centres of Australia and New Zealand - but where opportunity is frustrated by a ...
Eighty-five students of the Australia-Pacific Technical College in Vanuatu were awarded qualifications in nine key sector industries during APTC's graduation ceremony last April 15.
April 26, 2017. Navigational accessibility between South Paray Bay and Iririki Island has been greatly improved following the recent completion of dredging works in the area.
"Why don't you wipe your bum and eat it?" a boy yells at my nine-year-old daughter on our first afternoon in Vanuatu. She's taken aback. It's a difficult insult to answer. What should one reply? "Thank you! I will!" The boy is shouting in Bislama, the ...
The MPs, most of whom are still serving jail time for bribery, were cleared of their convictions for conspiracy earlier this month.
Chief Executive Officer of the national carrier Joseph Laloyer has announced the appointment of Jeff Murdoch to the role of general manager, commercial based in Port-Vila.
The general manager and the financial controller of Vanuatu's national broadcaster have been suspended ahead of their redundancy later this month.
An anti-corruption advocate in Vanuatu says she feels justice has been served, and has no problem with convicted MPs being released early.
The chair of Vanuatu women Against crime and corruption, Jenny Ligo, says she personally feels justice has been served. "Vanuatu has seen justice done. The 14 MPs have served their time, they have learned their lessons, they have gone through a lot of ...
Zagame corporation is reportedly putting their Grand Hotel & Casino resort in Vanuatu on the market with expectations of fetching around $25 million for the premier property.
MEMBERS of the Malvatumauri, Vaturisu and Fat-Kor-Pau Council of Chiefs in partnership with representatives of the Vanuatu government, Vanuatu Kaljorol Senta and Van2017 assembled in a quaint yet significant ceremony in the newly opened Nakamal ...
Melbourne's Zagame corporation is moving to sell Vanuatu's Grand Hotel & Casino at Port Vila to capitalise on surging buyer interest in leisure oriented accommodation assets.
Two senior Vanuatu politicians walked free from prison this morning, having served half of their sentences for corruption. The former Prime Minister, Serge Vohor, and a former MP for Efate, Steven Kalsakau, were the first of 14 MPs who were jailed in ...
MELBOURNE'S Zagame corporation is moving to sell Vanuatu's Grand Hotel & Casino at Port Vila to capitalise on surging buyer interest in leisure oriented accommodation assets.
Vanuatu U-20 midfielder Ronaldo Wilkins excited to take on football giants. With the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic only one month away, Vanuatu U-20 midfielder Ronaldo Wilkins is looking forward to taking on some of the best youth players in the ...
Two senior Vanuatu politicians will be let out of jail on parole tomorrow after serving half of their terms for corruption.
The new Vanuatu consumer marketing campaign is kicking off in NSW, QLD and VIC until the end of May. Vanuatu Tourism Office (VTO) has announced the launch of its Australian AUD$255k Wake Up In Vanuatu consumer marketing campaign.
Melbourne's wealthy Zagame family have put their Grand Hotel & Casino resort in Vanuatu in the South Pacific up for sale with market expectations of around ...
Very much the underdogs, Vanuatu will enter the tournament having never beaten any of the other teams and hoping to cause some upsets.
youth sailors Mia Kriegel and Made Bradley are participating in a World Sailing clinic in Vanuatu, April 14-20. Pictured from left are Guam Sailing Federation coach Victor Torres, Kriegel, Bradley, and Guam Sailing Federation president Kelly Bruce.
Vanuatu Tourism Office has launched a $255,000 local consumer marketing campaign that plays on daily grind of Australian commuters with the aim of inspiring them to dream about a Vanuatu holiday where they are free of life's ongoing obligations.
Vanuatu teachers are being criticised for taking time off on the days when they get paid. Classroom. Photo: 123RF. The director of education Services, Roy Obed, has issued a warning to principals and teachers saying the ministry was not happy that ...
The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce the 2017-2018 J. William Fulbright Graduate Scholarship Program for citizens of Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu. The scholarship pays for up to two years of graduate study in the United States.
The government in Vanuatu is extending help to prawn farmers on Maewo island as part of a new development policy. The agriculture minister Matai Seremaiah said a tractor equipped with a digger is being shipped to the island to help farmers dig ponds.
An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.7 has struck northwest of the South Pacific island nation of Vanuatu, the US Geological Survey says.
London - An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.7 struck northwest of the South Pacific island nation of Vanuatu on Monday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.
An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.7 has struck northwest of the South Pacific island nation of Vanuatu, the US Geological Survey (USGS) has reported.
Hundreds of people from Blacksands, Kokoreko, Man Ples and Malapoa converged at Blacksands beach in the vicinity of the Vanuatu capital of Port Vila when the paramount chief of Ifira, Teriki Paunimanu Mantaoi Kalsakau III lifted the ban on harvesting ...
Tropical cyclone COOK passed through Vanuatu on 8 April and reached New Caledonia on 10 April, causing strong winds, heavy rains and floods.
As expected however, the Vanuatu Red Cross Society (VRCS) staff and volunteers have been involved in assessments and an elevated risk of increased incidence of vector borne disease due to the amount of rainfall and flooding exists in some areas.
A prominent Vanuatu businessman is expected to appear in court in August to face corruption and bribery charges. Thomas Bayer was arrested alongside 16 government members of parliament in 2015.
Coalition gavman blong Praim Minista Charlot Salwai long Vanuatu i nau kamap strong moa bihain sampela Memba blong Palamen i lusim Oposisan na igo ...
Tropical cyclone Cook has passed over Vanuatu resulting in destructive winds, heavy rainfall, flash flooding and rough seas with heavy swells over northern, central and southern provinces.
The Vanuatu Daily Post reported that Port Vila MPs Ephraim Kalsakau and Seule Kalo as well as Paama MP Alfred Taso and Ambrym MP Albert Williams took part in a kastom mat ceremony with the Prime Minister Charlot Salwai yesterday to formalise the ...
I tried to harness that sense of awe and wonder as my husband and I left Fiji aboard our Island Packet 380 for a 450 nautical mile passage to Vanuatu. Then an hour off the coast of Viti Levu reality hit: The 20- to 25-knot forecasted winds turned into ...
The President of the Vanuatu Olympic Committee, Antoine Boudier, is still pursuing justice for beach volleyball duo Miller Pata and Linline Matauatu, after they were denied a last minute chance to compete in the Rio Olympics last year.
When cyclone Pam struck Vanuatu two years ago, it made life very hard for the organisers of the 2017 Pacific Mini Games, and their situation didn't improve as the country's biggest ever political scandal unfolded, culminating in jail time for 14 MPs.
Vanuatu is still assessing the damage in the wake of cyclone Cook after the category 2 cyclone swept through at the weekend causing widespread flooding and ...
The Court of Appeal in Vanuatu on Friday quashed the convictions of the 11 jailed former MPs one of whom in October 2015 controversially used his acting presidential powers to pardon himself and the ten other then MPs of bribery convictions.
Nearly 200 people around Efate, the main island in Vanuatu, have been moved to evacuation centres because of flooding caused by cyclone Cook.
cyclone Cook is now a category two storm with its centre about 50 kilometres to the northwest of Vanuatu's main island, Efate.
cyclone Cook has formed over Vanuatu and is predicted to intensify to category three as it approaches New Caledonia on Monday.
Vanuatu's weather bureau has issued a cyclone warning as a tropical disturbance intensifies over the country's north-east.
The Supreme Court of the Republic of Vanuatu yesterday cleared Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) and its director general Amena Yauvoli of any wrongdoing.
Vanuatu's weather bureau has issued a cyclone warning as a tropical disturbance intensifies over the country's north-east.
Vanuatu braces for possible late season topical cyclone. A tropical disturbance over northern Vanuatu is predicted to form into a cyclone later tonight, before potentially hitting southern New Caledonia next week.
The Supreme Court of the Republic of Vanuatu yesterday cleared Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) and its director general Amena Yauvoli of any wrongdoing.


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