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  1. Track association at odds with GNOCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Pacific Daily News

    ... association has missed several events because of the suspension, among them the 2013 Pacific Mini Games in Wallis and Futuna, the 2013 East Asian Games in Tianjin, China, and the 2014 Micronesian Games in Pohnpei. Castro rebuts the GNOC's claim of ...

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  2. Track association at odds with GNOCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Pacific Daily News

    ... association has missed several events because of the suspension, among them the 2013 Pacific Mini Games in Wallis and Futuna, the 2013 East Asian Games in Tianjin, China, and the 2014 Micronesian Games in Pohnpei. Castro rebuts the GNOC's claim of ...

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  3. What's Up With Visa Lottery Assistance Sites?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Houston Press

    ... in Bangladesh and a cell number in the Cook Islands. (Our original application included a phone number in Wallis and Futuna, which we thought was an old vaudeville duo but turns out to be a French-controlled island in the South Pacific). All we had ...

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  4. OECD to redefine Official Development AssistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | EurActiv.com

    ... have both used "phantom" spending to inflate their international aid figures: professional training in Wallis and Futuna, a French territory, and the pensions of former British colonial officers, are both counted in the countries' efforts to fight ...

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  5. Hollande on first state visit by French president to AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... France in the Pacific Ocean region. "We are in fact neighbours since France is present in Polynesia, the Wallis and Futuna islands and New Caledonia," he said, listing French territories. "We want to remain present in this area for reasons of ...

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  6. Answered: what is the internet code for Wallis and Futuna, internet suffix for Wallis and Futuna?Read the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | The Hamilton Herald-News, Hamilton, Texas

    The Sponsoring Organisation for .wf domains is "Association Francaise pour le Nommage Internet en Cooperation (A.F.N.I.C.)".

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  7. New Consul-General to New Caledonia namedRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | Scoop

    Foreign Minister Murray McCully has today named diplomat Justin Fepuleai as New Zealand's next Consul-General to New Caledonia. He will also be accredited to French Polynesia and Wallis and Futuna.

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  8. Pacific cable project looks to...Read the original story

    Oct 28, 2014 | Samoa News

    ... optical add-drop multiplexers will then connect islands such as Norfolk, NoumA a, Vanuatu, Fiji, the Wallis and Futuna, Samoa and American Samoa. The total length of the cable would be 14,000 kilometres including the spurs, and it has a design ...

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  9. 'Cyclones for Fiji'Read the original story

    Oct 25, 2014 | Fiji Times

    ... and protect property," he said. He said based on the latest information, tropical cyclone activity for Wallis and Futuna, Tuvalu, Samoa, Niue, Tonga, Southern Cook Islands, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu were predicted to be high while cyclone activity ...

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  10. Samoa shipping service to Cook...Read the original story

    Oct 21, 2014 | Samoa News

    ... says the islands need regular shipping to deliver produce such as nonu, coconuts and fish. Papalii says Wallis and Futuna is another possibility and the Corporation will look at expanding their service to these islands. The SSC's Lady Naomi ...

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  11. Answered: Wallis and Futuna national anthem song, lyrics in english, free mp3 download or video?Read the original story

    Oct 12, 2014 | The Hamilton Herald-News, Hamilton, Texas

    Press to download the mp3 file of Wallis and Futuna's National anthem - See link .

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  12. Answered: which languages are spoken in Wallis and Futuna?Read the original story

    Sep 14, 2014 | The Hamilton Herald-News, Hamilton, Texas

    According to the The Unicode Consortium the overall literacy rate in Wallis and Futuna is 50%.

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  13. Cable compendium: a guide to the week's submarine and terrestrial developmentsRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2014 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Digicel Group chairman, Denis O'Brien has called for the deployment of an undersea cable running from Papua New Guinea through the Pacific and back to Sydney, Australia to improve regional connectivity. Speaking at the Private Sector Forum of the United Nations Small Island Developing States conference last week, O'Brien proposed the creation of a public-private partnership to deploy a new subsea cable that would connect Papua New Guinea, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Nauru, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, New Caledonia, Wallis and Futuna, Fiji, Tonga, Samoa and Cook Islands , before reaching Australia .

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  14. Call for new fibre optic cable in PacificRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | Matangi Tonga

    ... Papua New Guinea, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Nauru, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, New Caledonia, Wallis and Futuna, Fiji, Tonga, Samoa and Cook Islands back into Sydney. He said there wouldn't be a real change in economic growth in most of ...

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  15. Digicel Calls for Public Private Partnerships to Build New Submarine...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | Bajan Reporter

    ... Papua New Guinea, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Nauru, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, New Caledonia, Wallis and Futuna, Fiji, Tonga, Samoa and Cook Islands back into Sydney. This new submarine cable would deliver unlimited connectivity to ...

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  16. Internet will help Pacific economies'Read the original story

    Sep 1, 2014 | Trinadad Express

    ... Papua New Guinea, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Nauru, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, New Caledonia, Wallis and Futuna, Fiji, Tonga, Samoa and Cook Islands, back into Sydney. This new submarine cable would deliver unlimited connectivity to ...

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  17. American Samoa has Pacific's cheapest fuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | ABC News

    ... es are taken into account, American Samoa still has the lowest fuel prices. But Samoa falls down the list. Wallis and Futuna holds the mantle for the most expensive fuel in the region, with Cook Islands not far behind.

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  18. New tourism brochures highlight...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | Samoa News

    ... U.S. Naval Station Tutuila had as the command center in the defense of the Pacific Islands stretching from Wallis and Futuna in the west to the French Polynesia in the east. The brochure features a history timeline on one side spanning over 50 years ...

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  19. Fiji country market growing at 4%; Fiji Airways is dominant serving...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Anna.aero

    ... are Vanuatu to the west, New Caledonia to the southwest, Tonga to the east, the Samoas and France's Wallis and Futuna to the northeast, and Tuvalu to the north - all of which are served with routes from Fiji. Total weekly seats across all country ...

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  20. Banuve drops out in 200m semi-finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Fiji Times

    Banuve Tabakaucoro after wining the 100m final during the Mini Games in Wallis and Futuna last year.

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