Melanesian police forces to assist PNG with APEC security

Melanesian Spearhead Group countries are considering deploying police to Papua New Guinea later this year to assist with security for the APEC summit. The matter’s being discussed at a meeting of police ministers and police chiefs from MSG countries which began in PNG’s East New Britain province at the weekend. The group has been asked by PNG for security help […]

Read more

Melanesian Arts Festival goes online

Information about the 6th Melanesian Arts Festival is now online after the launch of the website at the National Art Gallery on Monday. The website which features high impact images from around the pacific can be viewed on www.macfest2018.com. Speaking during the launching Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism Andrew Nihopara said the website will be the […]

Read more

Ratu Inoke Applauds Work Of Yauvoli As MSG Director General

he Minister for Defence Ratu Inoke Kubuabola has applauded the work of Fiji’s Amena Yauvoli as the director gen­eral of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) within a period of one year. Presenting his ministerial state­ment in Parliament yesterday in-regards to the MSG 21st Leaders’ summit held in Papua New Guinea from February 10-15, 2018, Ratu In­oke said Mr Yauvoli had […]

Read more

Seven lesser-known dive areas in Indonesia

Indonesia is widely known among scuba divers as one of the best countries for marine life. The archipelago is located right in the center of the coral triangle, which explains why it is home to 20 percent of the world’s coral reefs. With over 3000 species of fish and 600 different species of hard and soft coral, there really is […]

Read more

MSG calls for regional framework to capture trade in services statistics in the Pacific

A regional technical workshop on international trade statistics underway in Suva has heard the need for a regional framework to capture services trade statistics in the Pacific region. The concern was raised by Melanesian Spearhead Group director general, Ambassador Amena Yauvoli while addressing the weeklong workshop, whose focus will be on statistic for goods traded under preferential trade agreements. Ambassador […]

Read more
1 2 3 11