Vanuamadia, the joint-venture business initiative between the Vanuatu Broadcasting Television Corporation (VBTC) and the Guilin CEKE Communication Equipment Co Ltd, a Chinese private Company has closed its doors.
Given the current contamination and deterioration of flora and fauna on the island of Ambae, a micro-inflation is expected since the demand and supply equilibrium has been altered, says Minister of Agriculture Matai Seremaiah.
The community of Ifira island in Port Vila harbor have placed Namele leaves, the traditional ban, along the foreshore of the custom marine boundary of the island, whose people are custom land owners of much of the land on which the Vanuatu capital, Port Vila, is located.
The suspect who is currently in remand, following the exceedingly brutal death of a six-year-old Tannese girl at Etas area last week is still under parole for a difference offence.
Technological advances have transformed the two billion worker Asian labor market, helping create 30 million jobs annually in industry and services over the last 25 years, drive increases in productivity and wages, and reduce poverty, says a new report by the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
The Government of China has announced its assistance of Vt10million towards the relief and recovery of the people on Ambae, whose homes and gardens have been destroyed by volcanic ash.
A reconciliation ceremony staged at the Chief’s nakamal in Luganville on Thursday April 19, restored relationships between Ambae Communities and Sanma, in particular the island of Santo.
The General Manager of the Vanuatu National Provident Fund (VNPF), Parmod Achary, has told the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) yesterday that the institution is looking at making legislative changes to the VNPF Act.
A Fijian Pathologist has carried out a post-mortem on the body of late Fred Zaepfel, the French national whose body was found floating in Port Vila harbour on March 31, 2018.
Acting Prime Minister and Minister of Education and Training, Jean Pierre Nirua, has confirmed Vanuatu as the most vulnerable country in the world when it comes to natural hazards.
The Minister of Internal Affairs, Andrew Napuat, has expressed his gratitude to the chiefs of Efate and its offshore islands for their hospitality to the people of all the islands of Vanuatu who reside here and make Efate their home.
At the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) held in London last week, Britain’s Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson announced the UK would expand its diplomatic network with the opening of nine new diplomatic posts in Commonwealth countries, including three in the Pacific: Samoa, Ton…
The Bisnis Blong Buluk (BBB) Projek funded by the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR), is a research project looking to “Increase the productivity and market options for smallholder beef cattle farmers in Vanuatu”.
The Vanua’aku Pati (VP) Kambak For Ambae wheelbarrow push event last Friday in Port Vila raised Vt608,540 cash donations from the population of Port Vila.
The Office of the Maritime Regulator (OMR) has dismissed a statement by Yumi Toktok Stret (YTS) social media group on its Facebook page alleging that there was a hole under the hull of the MV Vanuatu Ferry, and that the hole was patched with a tree stump.
The Vanuatu Kaljarol Senta (VKS) is working with the International Training Centre for Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) under United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) to boost its stakeholder’s capacity on intangible cultural heritage and community resilienc…
Government’s Senior Policy Analysts and expenditure from the Department of Strategic Policy and Planning and Aid Coordination (DSPPAC) and those from the Department of Finance have discussed and scrutinized a proposed Risk Screening Toolkit as guide to determine major government development …
The Director General (DG) of the Ministry of Climate Change and Disaster Management, Jesse Benjamin, said the operation cost of another massive evacuation on Ambae starting at the end of April is likely Vt200million, a similar figure to last year’s operation.
The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) is probing into around Vt30 million that is allegedly unaccounted for when Global Fund provided funding to the Vanuatu Government for the health sector.
Big Blue Vanuatu — Dive and Scuba Snorkelling Operation, based at the Nambawan Café on the Seafront in Port Vila, held their latest Dive Against Debris last Saturday, April 19, 2018.
According to the Vanuatu National Coconut Strategy (VNCS) for 2016-2025 only 42% of Vanuatu’s Coconut trees are being used for making copra and oil.
Digicel Pacific announced today that it launched Digicel ASPIRE, a development programme designed to provide leadership training for high potential Digicel Staff to support and prepare them to move into future leadership positions within its business.
Telecom Vanuatu Limited (TVL) has joined the police traffic, pro-medical, Port Vila municipality and the Ministry of Internal Affairs in efforts to reduce the number of serious road accidents and fatalities in the streets of Port Vila.
Port Vila Cruise Tourism Committee Chairman and Managing Director of South Sea Shipping, John Tonner successfully donated wheelchairs, pillows and cartons of children’s clothes and toys to the Children’s Ward of Vila Central Hospital and Wheel chairs to Vanuatu Society for People with Disabi…
Some members of the APMA Financial Investment Center (AFIC) are demanding answers on how the Department of Cooperatives has got involved and caused the shutdown of AFIC’s service to its members.
Britain is to reopen its diplomatic mission in Vanuatu. On Friday, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson announced an expansion of the United Kingdom’s (UK) overseas network with the opening of nine new diplomatic posts in Commonwealth countries.
Company representatives for the Jiangsu Provincial Construction Group were quick to assure the Daily Post that workplace safety breaches witnessed earlier this week would not be repeated.
London_ Commonwealth leaders yesterday agreed on a bold, co-ordinated push to protect the ocean from the effects of climate change, pollution and over-fishing.
Malvatumauri National Council of Chiefs President, Chief Senimao Tirsupe is inviting all chiefly representatives of Shefa Province and all other Provinces to take part in a kava ceremony on Monday April 22 at 2 pm, at the Chiefs Nakamal to ‘storian’ to resolve any differences between any chi…
Medical Insurance services in Vanuatu have significantly improved with theannouncement from Vanuatu Insurance Brokers Ltd. (VIB) that they will now be providing an exclusive range of internationally sourced medical insurance, including medivac, tailormade for Vanuatu.
Minister of Finance and Economic Management (MFEM) and Nagriamel’s Member of Parliament for Santo, Gaetan Pikioune, has been expelled from the party by the Nagriamel Upper Council of Chiefs (NUCC) of the Nagriamel Movement (NM).