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 2018-05-24 20:00 

Radio Australia

Pacific: Claims "Flags of Convenience" system enables abuse on fishing fleets...

The world's fishing fleets have already been accused of 'modern slavery'; a new Greenpeace report details investigations on a case involving Indonesian men who murdered their captain, on board a Vanuatu-flagged vessel....

 2018-05-24 20:00 

Radio Australia

Vanuatu: volcano-stricken Ambaeans voice preference for Santo relocation despite government plans for Maewo...

The world's fishing fleets have already been accused of 'modern slavery'; a new Greenpeace report details investigations on a case involving Indonesian men who murdered their captain, on board a Vanuatu-flagged vessel....

 2018-05-24 20:00 

Radio Australia

Fiji: Meningococcal vaccination campaign could take up to six months...

The world's fishing fleets have already been accused of 'modern slavery'; a new Greenpeace report details investigations on a case involving Indonesian men who murdered their captain, on board a Vanuatu-flagged vessel....

 2018-05-24 04:51 

Radio New Zealand

Disease outbreak concern on volcanic Vanuatu island...

The threat of infectious disease is an acute concern for communities on Vanuatu's volcanically active island of Ambae....

 2018-05-23 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

15th VNCW Conference agrees to advocate for women's right to land...

The 15th Conference of the Vanuatu National Council of Women (VNCW) ended last week at the Farea Pasifika at Mele Village outside of Port Vila after approving a wide-ranging 17-point...

 2018-05-23 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

DPM launches MoTTCNB Agency Business Plan...

The Deputy Prime Minister (DPM) and Minister of Tourism, Trade, Commerce and Ni-Vanuatu Business, Joe Natuman has officially launched the Ministry's Agency Business Plans at the end of last week....

 2018-05-23 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

Ifira Youth win first two races...

The start of the racing season at Vanuatu Cruising Yacht Club (VCYC) saw Ifira youth sailors winning the first two races....

 2018-05-23 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

Vanuatu serious about contextualising and bringing SDGs into a national landscape: Minister...

Vanuatu is taking the call of Agenda 2030 for countries to contextualise and bring the SDGs into a national landscape very seriously....

 2018-05-23 05:28 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

Labour hire firm suspended amid claims workers suffered 'bleeding episodes'...

The National Union of Workers says workers from Vanuatu were paid as little as $8 an hour and experienced "bleeding episodes" after breathing in chemicals on a farm in Victoria....

 2018-05-22 23:48 

Radio New Zealand

Vanuatu women petition PM and start new political party...

Vanuatu women are urging the government to ensure even gender representation in parliament....

 2018-05-22 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

Vanuatu participates in 74th Session of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific...

Every year, the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) holds a general meeting, the Commission Session, at which member countries are updated on the...

 2018-05-22 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

Major sponsors of Toktok Vanuatu 2018 sign agreement with VTO...

The Vanuatu Tourism Office (VTO) held a ceremony at the Warwick Le Lagon Resort in Port Vila Tuesday to thank the major sponsors for their sponsorship and also to sign...

 2018-05-22 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

HIV testing sites available in remote areas...

The HIV/AIDS section under the Department of Health has expanded its testing sites to remote areas of Vanuatu thanks to funds provided by Global Fund....

 2018-05-22 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

Cellovila produces environmental friendly plastic bags...

The only manufacturer of toilet paper and Vanuatu plastic transformers, Cellovila, has been offering 100% degradable (EPI) plastic bags and has just introduced to the Vanuatu market, a 100% compostable...

 2018-05-22 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

What to Do happy to be sponsor of Toktok Vanuatu 2018...

Vanuatu Media Marketing Director of Business Development who produce the What to Do publication, Peter Stadly, says they are happy to be part of the sponsors of TokTok Vanuatu this...

 2018-05-22 20:30 

Radio Australia

Vanuatu: Claims doctors trained in Cuba lack basic medical skills...

Combined with Pacific Beat, ABC News and AM, Pacific Mornings brings you a fresh take on the region. Listen weekdays between 6.00am and 10.00am AEST...

 2018-05-22 02:43 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Quest to find 5 rare bats in 5 weeks on remote South Pacific islands...

Reminiscent of a scientific expedition from a bygone era, a group of researchers goes island-hopping in Vanuatu and Solomon Islands on the hunt for rare bats and flying foxes, some which haven't been seen since 1907....

 2018-05-22 02:39 

Radio New Zealand

Vanuatu NDMO predicts low evacuation numbers from Ambae volcano...

Vanuatu's National Disaster office says only about ten per cent of the population are expected to take up the government's offer of help to evacuate the volcanic island of Ambae....

 2018-05-22 02:39 

Radio New Zealand

Vanuatu NDMO predicts low evacuation numbers from Ambae...

Vanuatu's National Disaster office says only about ten per cent of the population are expected to take up the government's offer of help to evacuate the volcanic island of Ambae....

 2018-05-21 23:13 

Radio New Zealand

Vanuatu NDMO predicts low evacuation numbers from Ambae...

Vanuatu's National Disaster office says only about 10 percent of the population are expected to take up the government's offer of help to evacuate the volcanic island of Ambae....

 2018-05-21 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

Vanuatu RESCCUE, Plastic Free Taleva Parade Today...

Tasi Vanua and Nguna Pele environmental networks are marching alongside Live and Learn Vanuatu today, May 22 in a parade across North Efate to help their communities say no to...

 2018-05-21 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

Vanuatu Teachers Union serve strike notice...

Chairman of Public Service Commission (PSC), Martin Mahe, is calling on all members of the Vanuatu Teachers Union (VTU) to think twice before engaging themselves in their proposed industrial action....

 2018-05-21 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

Fred Hollows Foundation NZ announces Port Vila National Eye Centre project...

The Fred Hollows Foundation NZ is excited to announce the $2.1 million upgrade and expansion of the Port Vila National Eye Centre in Vanuatu....

 2018-05-21 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

Cricket I Blong Evriwan Promotes Inclusion in Sport...

Vanuatu Cricket ran its monthly Asco Motors Cricket I Blong Evriwan program on the 16th of May in a combined activity with the participation of the Vanuatu Society of Disabled...

 2018-05-21 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

A New Law Library for Vanuatu...

Vanuatu's justice community gathered at the Office of the Public Prosecutor to open the Chief Justice Frederick G. Cooke Law Library and formally launch the Prosecutors' Code of Ethics and...

 2018-05-21 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

Vanuatu holds Copyright Workshop...

The Vanuatu Intellectual Property Office (VIPO) conducted a workshop on International Copyright Treaties on Monday and Tuesday, 14 -15 May 2018 at Ramada Resort in Port Vila....

 2018-05-21 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

Health Minister at World Health Assembly...

Vanuatu is participating in the 71 World Health Assembly held in Geneva, Switzerland this week, represented by the Minister of Health, Norris Jack Kalmet....

 2018-05-21 19:54 

Daily Times

Vanuatu to permanently evacuate volcanic island...

Entire communities living under the shadow of a smouldering volcano on an island in Vanuatu will be permanently relocated to another island from next week, the Pacific nation's government has decided. Most villagers on the northern island of Ambae had...

 2018-05-21 19:00 

ABC Australia

[ Just In ]

Worried about a military build-up in the Pacific? Imagine how China feels...

Talk of Chinese bases in Vanuatu and other neighbouring countries will almost certainly arise again, but the major reason will be the US-led strategic encirclement of China, in which Australia plays an important role, writes Stuart Rollo....

 2018-05-21 17:00 

Stuff.co.nz

Inside the grim prisons of Vanuatu...

On the side of the road heading into Port Vila town centre a woman brandishes a newspaper, hawking it to passing traffic....

 2018-05-21 09:29 

Press TV

Vanuatu to permanently evacuate volcanic island...

Entire communities living under the shadow of a smouldering volcano on an island in Vanuatu will be permanently relocated to another island from next week, the government says....

 2018-05-21 08:49 

Manila Bulletin

Vanuatu to permanently evacuate volcanic island...

Entire communities living under the shadow of a smoldering volcano on an island in Vanuatu will be permanently relocated to another island from next week, the Pacific nation's government has decided....

 2018-05-21 07:38 

Channel NewsAsia

Vanuatu to permanently evacuate volcanic island...

PORT VILA, Vanuatu: Entire communities living under the shadow of a smouldering volcano on an island in Vanuatu will be permanently relocated to ......

 2018-05-21 07:11 

The Daily Mail

Vanuatu to permanently evacuate volcanic island...

Entire communities living under the shadow of a smouldering volcano on an island in Vanuatu will be permanently relocated to another island from next week,......

 2018-05-20 21:47 

Radio New Zealand

Vanuatu destroys $US54k worth of non-noble kava...

Vanuatu's Director of Biosecurity has ordered the destruction of 74 bags of dry kava of the wild variety, which had been prepared for export....

 2018-05-20 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

Political party formed by women following Mele VNCW Conference...

A political party has been formed, following the end of the 15th national Conference of the Vanuatu National Council of Women (VNCW) held at the Farea Pasifika at Mele village...

 2018-05-20 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

'Cuban Graduates Lack Clinical Experience': Internship Member...

Since the recent renewal of the Memorandum of Understanding between Vanuatu and Cuba for the training of Ni-Vanuatu medical students, a negative light has been cast on the graduates by...

 2018-05-19 14:06 

The Age

Key farm scheme badly rorted, migrant workers paid $8 an hour...

Tulia Roqara hoped to make enough money picking tomatoes at a Victorian farm to be able set up a pastry shop back in Vanuatu. The reality was much different...

 2018-05-19 14:00 

Sydney Morning Herald

Key farm scheme badly rorted, migrant workers paid $8 an hour...

Tulia Roqara hoped to make enough money picking tomatoes at a Victorian farm to be able set up a pastry shop back in Vanuatu. The reality was much different...

 2018-05-19 09:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

Ban Plastics...

On Tuesday this week, officers of the Ministry of Tourism, Trade and Industries, the Department of Tourism, and Vanuatu Tourism Office joined Government delegates, SPREP and other NGO's, and business...

 2018-05-19 00:45 

Vanuatu Daily Post

Aid or Intervention?...

A Vanuatu-based company is claiming that Australia's headline-driving Coral Sea Cable joining Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands and Australia may be driven more by political concerns than actual business sense....

 2018-05-18 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

Respect Yourself, Respect Others...

Over a thousand children, youth and seniors turned up to World Vision Vanuatu's launch of its "It Takes a World to end violence against children" campaign at Saralana Park on...

 2018-05-18 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

Mr Pierce awarded MBE for service to education in Vanuatu...

One of Vanuatu's most loyal public service provider in the education sector, Mr Charlie Pierce, was award an MBE (Most Excellent Order of the British Empire) on May 4 by...

 2018-05-18 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

Gleaming medals, gleaming smiles for Vanuatu paraathletics...

The recent Melanesian Athletics Championships held from Wednesday 9th May to Friday 11th May, coordinated by the Oceania and the Vanuatu Athletics Federations, were a resounding success for Vanuatu's team...

 2018-05-18 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

Deroin elected President of VNCW...

The national conference of the Vanuatu National Council of Women (VNCW) meeting at Mele Village, Efate, has elected Mrs. Anita Deroin President of VNCW....

 2018-05-18 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

Signed agreement between TVL and Vanuatu Beach Volleyball...

Vanuatu Volleyball Federation is very proud to have the Telecom Vanuatu Limited in Port Vila, as one of its sponsor this year 2018....

 2018-05-18 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

Pasifika A Vanuatu Term?...

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 2018-05-18 20:27 

Radio New Zealand

Vanuatu govt bill seeks to protect kava from outsiders...

Vanuatu's Minister of Agriculture, Livestock, Forestry, Fisheries and Biosecurity, Matai Seremaiah says the government will table a bill in Parliament for kava to become a reserved crop....

 2018-05-17 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

TVL Major Sponsor of the 2018 World Cup...

Telecom Vanuatu Limited (TVL) has partnered with the Vanuatu Broadcasting and Television Corporation to be the major sponsor of the 2018 World Cup....

 2018-05-17 21:00 

Vanuatu Daily Post

VT50 million more in Chinese Ambae Aid...

Yesterday, the government of Vanuatu received another Chinese cash donation to support the evacuation of the island of Ambae....

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