Friday, July 21, 2017
Authors Posts by RNZI/PACNEWS


RNZI is a contributor to the PACNEWS wire service of the Pacific Islands' News Association (PINA).

Climate change warming Fiji, China relations

A policy analyst for the Fiji government, Joseph Veramu, said Fiji was on a mission to get industrialised economies to reduce emissions.

Two more babies die at Fiji’s main hospital

Fiji Village reported the Ministry of Health and the World Health Organisation were investigating the deaths.

Solomon Islands Mining minister allegedly filmed in secret meeting

The footage shows the minister, David Day Pacha's vehicle, an SUV with registered plate number G- 3903, arriving at the carpark around 10:40pm.

Fiji launches national diabetes legislation

The online database will give health professionals nation-wide access to the records of patients with diabetes for the first time. Despite the Ministry of Health...

Jason Gillespie takes charge of PNG Barramundis

The 42-year-old Gillespie said he was excited working with the Barramundis as they attempted to qualify for the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

NZ appoints new high commissioner to Vanuatu

Mr Schwass is currently unit manager of the South East Asia Division at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade and was previously ambassador to Timor-Leste.

Women business leaders empowered in Fiji

About 30 women were put forward for the program from the 19 companies listed on the exchange.

Vanuatu govt speaks out on gender violence

The minister, Ronald Warsal, said that he is is deeply concerned by the recent increase in reported violent attacks on women across Vanuatu.

Nuclear wasteland teeming with coral could yield cancer insights

Under the water, life is fighting its way back - particularly coral.

Vote rigging allegations in PNG Highlands

The candidates said they objected the counting of six particular ballot boxes due to the manner in which polling was conducted at KerowilSingirok Barracks.