News - Pacific and General
4 Oct 2017
Finding a genuine permanent job offer in New Zealand to fulfil immigration requirements is proving too difficult for some Samoans. Each year 1100 Samoans are accepted for the quota but many...
26 Sep 2017
Five Pacific countries aim to grab the attention of the New Zealand market with their coffee and chocolate products. The annual Chocolate and Coffee Show in Auckland has a specially designed...
25 Sep 2017
Australia is part of a global push to curb high rates of domestic violence across Pacific Island nations with early prevention the key focus. Prevention, rather than helping women after they've...
14 Sep 2017
The Australia-Pacific Technical College (APTC), Australia’s flagship program, has achieved a milestone of reaching 10 years of providing Technical and Vocation Education and Training (TVET) in...
11 Sep 2017
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia will extend its Pacific Islands migrant labor program and fly aerial surveillance missions to protect valuable Pacific fisheries, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said...
7 Sep 2017
Two Auckland universities have come together to celebrate Tongan Language Week. The University of Auckland and Auckland University of Technology are known to have an unspoken rivalry as...
7 Sep 2017
APIA, SAMOA, September 7, 2017 – The World Bank today laid out a series of options to accelerate economic growth in the Pacific region to create more than 500,000 new jobs and increase incomes...
1 Sep 2017
The current era of political unrest and uncertainty, coupled with the rise of terror and cyberattacks, means that financial institutions have had to adhere to increasingly strict policies to...
1 Sep 2017
The sweet sounds of a ukulele wafted through the air, which carried the mouthwatering aroma of teriyaki chicken being barbecued on an open grill. The cultures of the Pacific islands were on full...
25 Aug 2017
The MAPC 2017, the largest money services business (MSB) industry conference in the region, will have a host of exciting sessions lined up over the two-days of the conference. Day One of the MAPC...