Sunday, April 23, 2017

SOUTH PACIFIC NEWS

Conclusion of trade talks lacking Pacific development at its heart

The Pacific Network on Globalisation says PACER Plus promises benefits but undermines the ability of the Pacific for self determination.

PNG NEWS

QC seeks orders to quash O’Neill warrant of arrest

Orders are being sought in court to quash an arrest warrant against PM O’Neill, dating back to 2014.

FIJI NEWS

Fiji Elections Office confirms details for voter registration in four countries

Fijians living in Vanuatu, Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea and Western Samoa will be able to register to vote or update their voter details for the upcoming 2018 General Election.

VANUATU NEWS

Two former Vanuatu MPs to be released on parole Friday

Two jailed former MPs will be released on bail tomorrow after serving half their sentences on corruption convictions.

SOLOMON ISLANDS NEWS

Body of girl, 8, pulled out from crocodile’s stomach

Relatives said a girl was swimming along with two others at the water front of Rorosi river in the Solomons when a ‘monster snatched her’.