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With less than 24 days remaining for The University of the South Pacific (USP) to begin classes, the University’s 2018 admissions have increased by seventeen per cent (17%) compared to last year. A total of 7,517 prospective students have so far…

World Maritime News – Over the next few decades, defining an optimal response to the challenges of climate change and rising sea levels will be at the forefront of the dredging industry’s agenda. Royal IHC’s manager R&D, Erik van der Blom,…

Vanuatu’s Prime Minister Charlot Salwai has described criticism of his government’s foreign policy by his predecessor Sato Kilman as misleading. In comments to RNZ International this week, Mr Kilman suggested that the government was not being consistent with its foreign…

The referendum is scheduled for June 2019, but the PNG premier says the criteria to do so have not been met yet. https://thediplomat.com/ By Grant Wyeth September 28, 2017 Tensions between Papua New Guinea (PNG) and the Autonomous Bougainville Government (ABG)…

The Papua New Guinea diplomat Peter Eafeare has been appointed as the deputy director-general of the Melanesian Spearhead Group. Papua New Guinea diplomat Peter Eafeare. Photo: RNZI / Johnny Blades Mr Eafeare, who was PNG’s representative in Fiji for a decade until…

ANALYSIS: By Connor Woodman, https://asiapacificreport.nz/ The Indonesian President, Joko “Jokowi” Widodo, is desperate to keep hidden Indonesia’s dark, dirty secret – its brutal 50-year war in its easternmost provinces. Here are five things you should know about Indonesian rule in West Papua:…

Jayapura, Jubi – Benny Wenda, spokesperson for the United Liberation Movement for West Papua considers the statement of Ambassador (Ambassador) of the Republic of Indonesia to New Zealand (NZ), Tantowi Yahya as a statement showing Indonesia losing political arguments in…

By Len Garae, Daily Post Director of Agriculture, Antoine Ravo, says it is a wrong mentality to imagine that a yam festival is about planting the longest or biggest yam. Instead he says it is an event to celebrate the…

Jayapura, Jubi – United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP) turut berduka atas wafatnya Presiden Vanuatu, Baldwin Lonsdale Sabtu 17 Juni, di Port Vila Vanuatu. Baldwin ‘Womtelo’ Lonsdale dianggap sebagai Pahlawan Melanesia sejati bagi West Papua. Juru Bicara ULMWP Benny Wenda,…