News - Pacific and General
8 Sep 2016
$2.5 billion in loans, grant earmarked for 14 island countries over next 5 year NUKU‘ALOFA, Tonga (Matangi Tonga, Sept. 4, 2016) – The Asian Development Bank (ADB) plans to spend up to $2.5...
25 Aug 2016
A recent leadership programme held in Auckland will be beneficial for police in Pacific island nations. Senior officers from around the Pacific explored effective leadership strategies in a...
26 Jul 2016
Thirty-five doctors and midwives from eleven Pacific Island countries are arriving in Auckland this weekend for five days to undergo training in how to train other health workers in their...
26 Jul 2016
Migrant workers who remit portions of their pay to the folks back home are feeling the pinch of anti-money-laundering measures. Payday for fruit pickers in Hawke’s Bay is something of a...
14 Jul 2016
A team of Australian researchers think they may have found tools used to ink the ancients The problem with studying ancient tattoos is that human skin just doesn’t last through the ages. The...
12 Jul 2016
The winners of a category in the Wellington Gold Awards hopes their win will inspire other Pacific and Maori people to consider starting their own business. Connect Global is owned by Siuai and...