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  1. Uae Supports Solomon Islands After Tropical Cyclon...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Scoop

    Solomon Islands foreign minister Hon Milner Tozaka has thanked his United Arab Emirates counterpart his highness sheikh Abdullah bin zayed Bin Sultan al Nahyan for UAEs contribution of US$200,000 dollars to assist the government in dealing with the impact Solomon Islands foreign minister Hon Milner Tozaka has thanked his United Arab Emirates counterpart his highness sheikh Abdullah bin zayed Bin Sultan al Nahyan for UAE's contribution of US$200,000 dollars to assist the government in dealing with the impact of tropical cyclone Pam in the country. Foreign Minister Tozaka said the gesture by UAE demonstrates the strong and firm relations that exist between the two countries.

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  2. Education more important than ever in the wake of ...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... back into the learning environment as quickly as possible to regain a sense of normality. "Vanuatu, Tuvalu, Solomon Islands and Kiribati are on the long road to recovery. Ensuring that education continues bolsters the entire community and means no ...

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  3. Solomon Islands Supports Vanuatu Relief EffortsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... aftermath of cyclone Pam. Foreign Minister Tozaka expressed on behalf of the government and the people of Solomon Islands its heartfelt sorrow to the government and people of Vanuatu for the loss of lives and properties following the devastation ...

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  4. Olympians in campRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    ... squad," he said. "It will not be easy qualifying to the Olympics, we will have to encounter New Zealand, Solomon Islands, New Caledonia and Tahiti who have been impressive of late. "And we have to get a gold medal as well. We have picked players who ...

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  5. Need more than lip-service from Pacific PartnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Hill

    I am a U.S. citizen, a surgeon, and public health doctor. I am writing this while working with the World Health Organization on the island of Guadalcanal in the Solomon Islands.

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  6. Andy McSmith's Diary: Respect MP George Galloway needs to work on his swingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Independent

    ... Jamaica, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, St Kitts and Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Solomon Islands and Tuvalu. A new tomb has just gone up in the Middle East's graveyard of US and British political reputations, says Patrick ...

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  7. Royal succession law takes effectRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | BBC News

    ... was not necessary: Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Belize, Grenada, Jamaica, Papua New Guinea, St Lucia, Solomon Islands and Tuvalu. Mr Clegg wrote: "The act reflects this Government's emphasis on equality by removing centuries of discrimination on ...

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  8. Royal succession gets radical shake-upRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | IcTamworth

    ... was not necessary: Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Belize, Grenada, Jamaica, Papua New Guinea, St Lucia, Solomon Islands and Tuvalu. Mr Clegg wrote: "The Act reflects this Government's emphasis on equality by removing centuries of discrimination on ...

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  9. Fiji delivers cyclone relief supplies to VanuatuRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    ... As an intergovernmental organization, the Melanesian Spearhead Group consists of Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, as well as the Kanak and Socialist National Liberation Front ( FLNKS) of New Caledonia. SUVA, March 26 (Xinhua) -- The ...

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  10. Solomon Islands Launches its First Trade Policy Fr...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Scoop

    TheHonourableMinister for Foreign Affairs and External Trade, MilnerTozakaand the Secretary General of the Pacific Islands Forum, Meg TaylorDBEjointly launched the Solomon Islands National Trade Policy Framework on 18 March 2015. The Framework The Honourable Minister for Foreign Affairs and External Trade, Milner Tozaka and the Secretary General of the Pacific Islands Forum, Meg Taylor DBE jointly launched the Solomon Islands National Trade Policy Framework on 18 March 2015.

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  11. APTC celebrates studentsa achievementsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Scoop

    ... in targeted sectors in the Pacific region. APTC has campuses in Fiji, Samoa, Vanuatu, Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands. The event recognised the achievements of students who completed their studies in Allied Health Assistance/Health Services, ...

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  12. Solomon Islands Timber delegation seeks opportunitiesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Scoop

    A group of Solomon Islands timber exporters and government officials are in Australia and New Zealand this week hoping to increase understanding among exporters and importers of market requirements and opportunities for Solomon Islands sawn timber. The mission started in Brisbane on Monday and carries on in Auckland until Sunday 29 March.

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  13. A&K unveils private jet tours for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Travel Weekly

    A tour from May 1 to 26, hosted by A&K founder Geoffrey Kent, will include Colombia, French Polynesia and the Solomon Islands, the Philippines, the Mongolian Steppes, Samarkand, St. Petersburg, and Greenland. Among the activities: viewing great white sharks; visiting a street market for A&K guests in Colombia; watching a special presentation of the Naadam Games, Mongolia's traditional contests of archery, wrestling and horsemanship; and attending as a traditional bride-price ceremony in the Solomon Islands.

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  14. Voice of the PacificRead the original story

    Wednesday | Fiji Times

    INDIVIDUALS, civil society organisations and the private sector have been given a chance by the Pacific Islands Development Forum to have a say in the PIDF Agreement. This is after the launch of the online consultation campaign by interim chairman of the senior officials' committee, Patterson Oti, the High Commissioner of the Solomon Islands to Fiji.

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  15. Taiwan to help St. Vincent conserve its native plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The China Post

    ... wan, the agency noted. The program with St. Vincent follows a similar project between the TaiwanICDF and the Solomon Islands, one of Taiwan's 22 diplomatic allies.

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  16. Pacific Islanders Say Climate Finance "Essential" for Paris AgreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Inter Press Service

    Natural disasters and climate change, including sea level rise, are already impacting many coastal communities in Pacific Island countries, such as the Solomon Islands. Credit: Catherine Wilson/IPS - As Pacific Islanders contemplate the scale of devastation wrought by Cyclone Pam this month across four Pacific Island states, including Vanuatu, leaders in the region are calling with renewed urgency for global action on climate finance, which they say is vital for building climate resilience and arresting development losses.

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  17. Taiwan to help St. Vincent conserve native plantsRead the original story

    Wednesday | ETaiwanNews.com

    ... wan, the agency noted. The program with St. Vincent follows a similar project between the TaiwanICDF and the Solomon Islands, one of Taiwan's 22 diplomatic allies. (By Elaine Hou)

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  18. After cyclone, Israeli mission provides relief in VanuatuRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times of Israel

    ... $4.8 million humanitarian appeal to provide over 82,000 children in affected communities in Vanuatu, Tuvalu, Solomon Islands, and Kiribati with access to clean water, sanitation and hygiene and health services.

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  19. UN launches humanitarian appeal for battered VanuatuRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Newkerala.com

    ... in order to make sure that children and their families in Vanuatu and in affected communities in Tuvalu, Solomon Islands, and Kiribati had access to clean water, sanitation and hygiene and health services including immunisation. Boulierac added that ...

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  20. Bryce Edwards: The ramifications of the spying scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... the Pacific - and the response - appears particularly problematic in terms of what has been going on in the Solomon Islands. According to Hager and Gallagher, New Zealand has been spying on politicians, civil servants, and even an anti-corruption ...

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