News - Pacific and General
22 Jan 2019
Fijians will be allowed to work in Australia for up to three years, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Thursday, as Canberra expands a regional labour scheme in a bid to win favor with its...
8 Jan 2019
Hundreds of Red Cross volunteers thoughout the region have been mobilised over the past fortnight to deal with the bad weather pummelling several Pacific islands. Local arms of the charity in...
14 Nov 2018
The New Zealand government has a new vision for Pacific communities in New Zealand. For the first time in almost 20 years the Ministry for Pacific Peoples met with 350 Pacific community...
12 Nov 2018
New Zealand's government says Pacific peoples are contributing significantly to its economy despite inequalities that exist in health, housing, education, employment and incomes. Its new...
1 Nov 2018
In September, New Zealand's government announced it would spend $US6.6 million over the next three years to expand the Pacific Cooperation Broadcasting service. Documents released to RNZ...
26 Oct 2018
The bellowing karakia was swept through the air by the vigorous breeze at the National War Memorial, as dignitaries gathered on a crisp morning for the unveiling. Beneath a grey sky painted by...