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  1. Samoa Rugby Union names New CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Samoa News

    ... for the Forum Fisheries Agency's legal office in Honiara, Solomon Islands. From there, Amoa headed to the Republic of Nauru where he became the head of the department of Justice and Border Control. He is currently working as a legal consultant in ...

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  2. Modi announces visa-on-arrival for Pacific Island nationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Rediff.com

    ... Visa on Arrival for nationals of all Pacific Island countries, Cook Islands, Kingdom of Tonga, Tuvalu, Republic of Nauru, Republic of Kiribati, Vanuatu, Solomon Islands, Samoa, Niue, Republic of Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of ...

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  3. PN1841Read the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

    Judith Beth Cefkin, of Colorado, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Fiji, and to serve concurrently and without additional compensation as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Kiribati, the Republic of Nauru, the Kingdom of Tonga, and Tuvalu. September 18, 2014 - Placed on Senate Executive Calendar.

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  4. In the Loop: Sen. Ted Cruz: GOP shouldn't confirm any White House nominees next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Washington Post

    ... and Herzegovina. a Judith Beth Cefkin to be ambassador to Fiji, and also to Republic of Kiribati, the Republic of Nauru, the Kingdom of Tonga, and Tuvalu. Al Kamen, an award-winning columnist on the national staff of The Washington Post, created the ...

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  5. $1m fund, visa on arrival for Pacific Island nations: PMRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Mydigitalfc.com

    ... Visa on Arrival for nationals of all Pacific Island countries, Cook Islands, Kingdom of Tonga, Tuvalu, Republic of Nauru, Republic of Kiribati, Vanuatu, Solomon Islands, Samoa, Niue, Republic of Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Republic of ...

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  6. 'Worst' detainees brought to DarwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Northern Territory News

    MYSTERY surrounds a plane load of asylum seekers that arrived in Darwin last week containing what one insider has described as the "worst of the worst" from Australia's detention centre on Nauru. The plane landed just days before Nauruan Minister David Adeang arrived in Sydney for discussions with Australian Immigration Minister Scott Morrison about a plan to allow asylum seekers to move freely about the island from next year.

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  7. Litigation Update: Sovereign Immunity vs Commerciality: Enforcing A...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | jdsupra.com

    The recent decision by the NSW Court of Appeal in Firebird Global Master Fund II Ltd v Republic of Nauru [2014] NSWCA 360 illustrates the complex considerations involved in enforcing a foreign judgment against a foreign State under Australian law. The decision should be used as a guideline for any foreign States with assets in Australia against which judgments might be enforced, as well as for businesses that transact with such foreign States.

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  8. Morrison washes hands of childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The Australian government will take no responsibility for the safety of asylum seekers who are resettled in Nauru, despite a group of refugee children living in the community being attacked by locals and threatened that they would be killed. The group of four children aged between 15 and 17, who were resettled on the small Pacific island and live in independent accommodation, say they were confronted on Sunday by a group of locals who started punching and kicking them, telling them to get out of their country.

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  9. Refugee deal praised, againRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2014 | Pnompenh Post

    ... refugees to travel to Cambodia has yet to be established. Cambodian officials are set to depart for the Republic of Nauru to find refugees who are willing to come to the Kingdom for the officially voluntary scheme, although many on the remote ...

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  10. Court victory allows Nauru to avoid bankruptcy for nowRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | ABC News

    MARK COLVIN: We heard a bit about Nauru earlier in terms of its immigration centres, but financially, it's a step further away from collapse today. A Sydney court today dismissed an attempt by a US investment fund to force Nauru to repay around $30 million worth of bonds it defaulted on in the '90s.

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  11. Nauru wins court case to have cash releasedRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | ABC News

    The financially-strapped government of Nauru has won a court case that could see money from frozen bank accounts in Australia released within a week. When Firebird lodged a NSW Supreme Court case to try to recoup the money Nauru's bank accounts in Australia were frozen.

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  12. Nauru's troubles: Closing downRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | The Economist

    NAURU was once so rich that if a would-be Broadway producer could not find a backer, he would turn to the tiny Pacific island nation. Now, its government has run out of money.

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  13. The headline we hope never to see about BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2014 | MoneyWeek

    ... want a hint as to why it isn't a good idea to forget about your debts, he might look over towards the Pacific Ocean. Nauru is a tiny island state with a 10,000 strong population and no obvious way of supporting them (think 90% unemployment). It has ...

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  14. Kiwi funds frozen in Nauru stoushRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    New Zealand aid money to Nauru has been caught up in a financial spat after an Australian court froze the island nation's accounts. Nauru's bank accounts are with Australian bank Westpac.

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  15. Nauru government runs out of money, may shut servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | ABC News

    Nauru's finance minister says the country is out of money and services will soon start shutting down, including those for refugees. The government's bank accounts with Westpac have now been frozen, leaving it with only the cash it had on the island.

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  16. Cash-strapped Nauru government says asylum seeker services on the brink: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Canberra Times

    Nauru says services for asylum seekers would be severely affected. Photo: Angela Wylie Nauru's government will soon be unable to transport health, legal and other services to about 1200 asylum seekers detained on the island, according to reports of an affadavit in the NSW Supreme Court.

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  17. REFILE-Axiom wins long battle to develop Solomons nickelRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2014 | Reuters

    ... restarting in 2011 only to be suspended again in April by its Australian owner owner St Barbara Ltd The Republic of Nauru is the South Pacific's poster child for a mining frenzy gone wrong. After decades of phosphate mining Nauru had the world's ...

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  18. Australia conspicuous by its absence in climate debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | The Age

    ... of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of Palau and the Republic of Nauru, as well as the prime ministers of Samoa, Tonga and the Cook Islands, spent some time discussing the possibility of mass ...

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  19. Morrison to wind down ManusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | The Age

    Immigration Minister Scott Morrison has ordered that no asylum seekers be sent to Manus Island, instead funnelling them to the small Pacific Island of Nauru.

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  20. Sean Dorney on 40 years of reporting PNG & the PacificRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | Asopa People

    ... I first ventured into the Pacific the number of independent Pacific nations has gone from five (Samoa, Cook Islands, Nauru, Tonga Fiji) to 14 (Niue - 1974; PNG - 1975; Solomon Islands Tuvalu - 1978; Kiribati - 1979; Vanuatu - 1980; the Federated ...

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