The Cook Islands' coalition government has sacked its former minister of Internal affairs Albert Nicholas.

China says it will work with Samoa to tackle climate change and wishes to deepen ties between the two countries.

Vanuatu Cricket through the Pacific Sports Partnership program, have managed to include cricket in the annual Inter-Primary School Sport (IPSS) on Santo.

Solomon Islands and New Zealand have qualified for the under 17 football World Cup after both teams went through to the final of the Oceania under 16 championship.

The Ministry of Foreign affairs of Vanuatu has confirmed the Ambassador of the State of Qatar, presented a cheque worth USD100,000 (estimated 10,974,067.40 VT) which is a donation from the State of Qatar.

Pacific Islands Forum Leaders have reaffirmed their commitment to collective action for a strong Blue Pacific region that is secure, peaceful, and prosperous, enabling its people to live free, healthy and productive lives.

Climate Change and Social Media classes for children will be a key feature of the inaugural 2019 VANUATU EASTER SHOW and the 2018 KRISMAS IN THE PARK.

Work on extending Bauerfield international airport's parking space, is awaiting testing results before starting.

15th of September is World Clean-up Day, a day when people all over the world take time to clean up the area sound them, their immediate environment.

The Customary Lands Office, in Lakatoro, Malekula is open to helping people with issues relating to land.

A floating Buoy, suspected to be from the Hawai'i meteorological department, floated ashore on the island of Motalava on Friday last week.

A federal appeal court on Monday ruled that the state of Missouri could enforce laws that abortion rights groups argue will curb access to the procedure.

In sport,

Shefa Digicel Super League soccer on Epi's Rovo Bay, has seen the two teams that will move on to the second round of the tournament.

Pacific island leaders who took part in the 49th Pacific Forum have agreed that there needs to be further discussions to help the people of West Papua.

The Vanuatu Broadcasting and Television Corporation, VBTC, has started taking its services to the community level, with live broadcasts in-situ of the Good Morning Vanuatu program.

This morning, host of the show Dorinda Mabon broadcasted live from Lakatoro i Malekula, from 6:30 this morning till 9 am.

With the slogan VBTC for All, the company, is communited to go down to the grassroots level and to truly be a national station.


The Vanuatu Naitonal provident Fund, VNPF, has begun leasing out one of its larger investements, which is Beleru.

Pacific leaders, including, Vanuatu, have expressed deep concern over the number of NCD cases in the region, which continues to cause much deaths.