The Melanesian Spearhead Group’s Leaders Summit scheduled to be hosted in Port Vila from October 3-4 2016 has been postponed to December.
The Director of Vanuatu Correctional Services, Johnny Marango has blamed the Court Clerk for failing to submit the verdict of the trial of Florence Lengkon’s case
The South Sea Shipping Office has 700 job applicants waiting to be interviewed next month, while 1,200 applicants have been asked to provide extra information to support their applications.
Vanuatu Direct Ltd owner Cornelia Wyllie successfully passed on a rope to connect all the participants of a day-long National Fruit and Vegetable Strategy Workshop at the Holiday Inn three days ago
Bilateral talks between Vanuatu and New Caledonia were held in Port Vila Thursday when Prime Minister Charlot Salwai and the Minister for Infrastructure and Public Utilities Jotham Napat met with a heavy delegation from New Caledonia, led by the Minister of Transport, Gilbert Thuyenon.
The four bus and taxi drivers responsible for the kidnapping of Vanuatu Helicopters Manager, Florence Lengkon will reappear before the Supreme Court Monday next week for sentencing
The President of Maewo Vavine Bulu Council of Women, Jerol Sakita, has been in Port Vila recently looking into markets for artifacts and handicrafts
The Vanuatu West Papua Association is hosting a “Wantok Summit” for Free West Papua Civil Society Organization support group in the Melanesian region of Vanuatu, Solomon Islands, Kanaky, Fiji, Papua New Guinea and West Papua at the Vanuatu Christian Council (VCC) office, 8.30 am today.
A Vt16 million project will soon be implemented to support communities and Rural Training Centres (RTCs) to design and build vernacular architectural style houses that are resilient to natural disasters, particularly cyclones on Tanna.
Just after its establishment, the Freswota4 Flea Market Committee, announced it has received its first donation from the Minister of Education, Jean Pierre Nirua.
The first National Right To Information (RTI) Web Accessibility Guidelines for government web developers and web content officers was officially launched this week by the Government
Joy was reported onboard the giant Cruise Liner Sun Princess, when it rescued five people on a drifting boat in foggy weather far from West Coast, Santo in the early hours of Monday this week.
Vanuatu is part of artists and artisans from nine Pacific countries, currently showcasing their art works at the sixth Maketi Ples, Pacific Islands Contemporary Art and Artisan Exhibition
In a judgment dated the 22nd September, the Supreme Court of Vanuatu ruled in favour of the Utilities Regulatory Authority on four questions brought under judicial review by UNELCO.
In a statement signed by the Leader of the Opposition, MP Ishmael Kalsakau, the Opposition bloc expressed its appreciation to the French Government
The man who was arrested for allegedly beating, raping and abandoning a female expat volunteer in Santo bush is set to enter plea before the Supreme Court on October 4.
Port Vila Municipality’s Town Clerk, Ronald Sandy, is currently under investigation over allegations which are yet to be revealed by the responsible authorities.
Partnerships between public and private institutions have formed a sustainable link for many government institutions, and it is no different for Northern Provincial Hospital.
The Minister of Internal Affairs, Alfred Maoh, has expressed gratitude to those involved in the search and rescue of the people from Wunpuko, Santo
The Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC) is doing its best to investigate Government assets and public funds utilized by the Sanma Provincial Council
The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Tourism, Trade and Ni-Vanuatu Business, Joe Natuman, said in his official speech yesterday to mark the World Tourism Day
World Vision Vanuatu’s Northern Area Program based in Luganville, Santo, is making a difference in people’s lives through promoting of water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) in Sanma Province and Central Pentecost in Penama Province.
The Catholic Church with the Protestant churches in Vanuatu, have taken a joint lead to establish, for the first time in the country’s history, a new initiative which is to establish school cooperative society.
President of the Taxi Association, Elton Worwor has been acquitted from one charge of unlawful assembly with transport drivers at a meeting in March this year where Ms. Florence Lengkon was assaulted.
Indonesia has accused a number of Pacific Islands countries of interfering in its domestic matters regarding West Papua at the United Nations.
“To me, and I believe many others, the government-proposed income tax, is ill-conceived, planned, prepared behind the scene before brought out to the public in the name of ‘consultations’
The Director of Trade, Sumbe Antas, literally labelled imported canned meat from two nearby neighbour countries as “rubbish meat”, during PACER Plus consultations at Warwick Le Lagon last week.
“I acknowledge the place of pandanus tree in the lives of the people of Vanuatu. Every house has a mat and a basket woven of dried pandanus leaves.”
The Vanuatu Cultural Centre in collaboration with Dr Stuart Bedford (Australian National University), Dr James Flexner (University of Sydney) and Dr Frédérique Valentin (Université de Paris)
Thirteen Ni-Vanuatu students who are awarded the Australian scholarships for 2017 have completed a two-day pre-depature training at the Australian High Commission last week.
Tourism in Torba province looks promising and its small beautiful islands are looking forward to welcoming more tourists in the upcoming months/years now that more new tourism products have been developed.
The Minister of Health, Toara Daniel, and the Minister of Finance and Economic Management (MFEM), Gaetan Pikioune, jointly laid a foundation stone for a dispensary for Lati village on East Santo
Tourism is Vanuatu’s dominant sector in the ‘Services Industry’ and remains as the most successful sector in terms of positive contribution to economic growth
A small boat that went missing with five passengers reportedly on route from Port Olry to West Coast Santo has been located and attempts to rescue it were going ahead when Daily Post went to print yesterday.
The members of the Harvest Church in Blacksands Area, Port Vila received 110 cartons of tile from the Nambawan Wota company, for their new church building currently under construction, on Thursday.
The Ministry of Health has formally received the petitions, the Minister of Health, Toara Daniel, received during his official visit to Ambae last month.
Handicrafts is worth Vt1 billion, according to TVET research when it is promoted as a business and provides market quality supplies on demand consistently to the tourism industry.