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Downies latest contribution to the Australian flora and fauna on coins comes courtesy of the good folk of Tuvalu: Ninox strenua a.k.a. the Powerful Owl. The 40.60 mm, 1 oz .9999 fine silver proof quality dollar has a mintage of 5,000. The colorized coin was struck by The Perth Mint. Powerful Owls are found ...
At the end of October through early November, President Tsai Ying-wen visited three south Pacific ally nations: the Marshall Islands, Tuvalu, and the Solomon Islands. Tsai was particularly concerned with the state of local agriculture in each country. Two years ago the Taiwan Technical Mission (TTM, 台灣 ...

Mr Khajimba said he would like to form an interparliamentary group with Nauru, Tuvalu and Vanuatu to advance Abkhazia's interests in the South Pacific. The proposal came despite both Tuvalu and Vanuatu having rescinded their recognition of Abkhazia. Earlier this month, Mr Khajimba met a delegation ...
The World Bank is giving Tuvalu $US8.75 million to improve the safety and oversight of its international airport. The money would go towards repairs of the runway at Funafuti Airport, which was being damaged by water infiltration exacerbated by tidal and sea level impacts. Several trial design solutions for ...
In its requests to the ministry, Ching Fu said the loan was for a shipbuilding project it had undertaken in Tuvalu, one of the nation's allies in the ...
The Permanent Mission of Tuvalu to the United Nations has proposed a resolution to create a legal framework for people displaced by climate change. Funafuti's oceanside shoreline, Tuvalu Photo: RNZI / Johnny Blades. It will provide a forum to discuss paths forward through disaster risk reduction ...

Rev Tafue Lusama, general secretary of the Tuvalu Christian Church, told delegates at an event organised by the World Council of Churches, ...
Tuvalu men's rugby sevens team with head coach Ro Alivereti Doviverata (standing-right) at the ANZ Stadium, Suva on November 10, 2017.
Tuvalu men's rugby sevens team with head coach Ro Alivereti Doviverata (standing-right) at the ANZ Stadium, Suva on November 10, 2017.
Kate and her husband William received the the Tuvalu Order of Merit in recognition of their 2012 visit to the Polynesian nation of nine tiny ...
Funafuti, Tuvalu, Nov. 1 (CNA) Tuvalu Prime Minister Enele Sopoaga said Wednesday that his country will always remain Taiwan's friend, ...
Tsai will visit the Marshall and Solomon Islands along with Tuvalu while transiting through Hawaii and the U.S. territory of Guam. The three are ...
Update: 5:28PM PRESIDENT Jioji Konrote, today praised the elders of Tuvalu for their wisdom in looking beyond the horizon with a mission to ...
Two families from Tuvalu have had their cases to be recognised as ... "Tuvalu is a small island state and Funafuti atoll is small, comprising ...
However, in many other places such as Tuvalu, a remote Pacific island country, distance remains an unyieldingly defining element of life.
This week fifteen health workers from Tuvalu began the first of five modules for the Postgraduate Certificate in Field epidemiology (PGCFE), ...
THE Tuvalu government has called for a general consensus towards the five non-permanent seats that make up the United Nations Security ...

Tuvalu, which consists of three islands and six scattered low-lying atolls, has become a symbol for the human impact of global warming.
The Polynesian island of Tuvalu has proposed the establishment of a climate change insurance facility to develop climate change risk transfer ...
Tuvalu Language Week is being celebrated for the fifth time in New Zealand, with this year's focus on retaining and progressing their culture.
Update: 5:14PM THE people of the island nation of Tuvalu today marked the 39th anniversary of their independence. Fiji Islands President ...
The International solar Alliance was launched by India in late 2015 and has about 40 countries as members. The Alliance's aim is to undertake ...
Fiji, Niger and Tuvalu have formally joined the International solar Alliance, an association of countries that seek to ramp up production of solar ...
Tuvalu is buying 5000 tonnes of rocks from Nauru as part of a coastal adaptation project to protect the country's newly reclaimed Queen ...
Mr Sopoaga said Tuvalu would not vote for any country which did not support climate change as a security issue and a permanent item on the ...
Tuvalu's tourism authorities are looking at how they can grow the industry in a sustainable way that also spreads the story of how they are ...
Tuvalu was one of the least visited places in the world last year with only two thousand arrivals, but its tourism officer is hoping those who do ...
Representatives from the Cook Islands and Tuvalu shared their experiences and spoke on the need for environmental monitoring through ...
The Permanent Mission of Tuvalu to the United Nations has proposed a resolution to create a legal framework for people displaced by climate ...
During the Global Climate Action Day on oceans and Coastal Zones Tuvalu's prime minister has said his nation is under attack from the effects ...
It is sending 5000 metric tonnes of rocks to Tuvalu to help with coastal protection around the reclaimed queen Elizabeth II national park on ...
Kate and her husband William received the the Tuvalu Order of Merit in recognition of their 2012 visit to the Polynesian nation of nine tiny ...
In 2012, the globetrotting royal couple, the UK's Prince William and Kate Middleton, visited the picturesque island nation of Tuvalu in the Pacific ...
Last year, the United Nations World Tourism Organization announced that the tiny nation of Tuvalu hosted the fewest tourists, and it's honestly ...
Mr Sopoaga said Tuvalu would not vote for any country which did not support climate change as a security issue and a permanent item on the ...
Tuvalu was one of the least visited places in the world last year with only two thousand arrivals, but its tourism officer is hoping those who do ...
Tuvalu's tourism authorities are looking at how they can grow the industry in a sustainable way that also spreads the story of how they are ...
Representatives from the Cook Islands and Tuvalu shared their experiences and spoke on the need for environmental monitoring through ...
Funafuti, Tuvalu - The Prime Minister of Tuvalu along with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have today officially launched ...
Tuvalu welcomed just 2000 tourists in 12 months, despite all it has going for it. Its nearest neighbour Kiribati had more than double the visitors ...
A new report from the UNWTO shows that Tuvalu received only 2000 international visitors in 2016, the lowest of all the countries with recorded ...
The Tuvalu prime minister Enele Sopoaga has rejected claims he delayed the parliamentary session that was due to begin last week because ...
Tucked away in the South Pacific, Tuvalu is a picture-perfect collection of nine islands, sitting about halfway between Hawaii and Australia.
Tuvalu has also become a compelling place to study the effects of climate change. sea levels have been rising sharply, and the U.N. listed it as ...
The Tuvalu Cabinet has agreed to postpone the second session of the Parliament for this year because of misunderstandings that could not ...
Only 1000 people ventured to the South Pacific island of Tuvalu last year, while a mere 4000 went to Kiribati. Here are the least-visited ...
Isaia Vaipuna Taape was last week sworn in as one of two MPs for Vaitapu, which was held by former prime minister Apisai Ielemia. no caption.
'Misunderstanding' forces postponement of Tuvalu parliament ... Tuvalu's government has blamed a 'misunderstanding' for the decision to ...
Reverend Falani of the Ekalesia Kelisiano, or Congregational Christian Church of Tuvalu, had been appointed Acting Governor General while ...
The first batch of retired nurses will leave for Tuvalu this weekend under the Fiji Volunteer Scheme. Twelve nurses will serve in Tuvalu for two ...


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