Lifou Island within the Loyalty Islands in New Caledonia will organise its first ever charter flight to the Bauerfield International Airport on July 27, 2019.
The Opposition Bloc has confirmed they are now in the preparatory stages of filing a criminal complaint against Prime Minister Charlot Salwai, Finance Minister Gaetan Pikioune and former Parliamentary Secretaries (PS).
The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Trade, Jotham Napat, has categorically ruled out any way of using any EDF 11 funding on any politically motivated projects in the Provinces, emphasising instead the importance of transparency.
The Utilities Regulatory Authority (the ‘Authority’) Commissioners agreed in their meeting of September 28, 2018 to partner with the Transparency International Vanuatu (TIV) to undertake the roles and responsibilities of Consumer Advocacy Group (CAG) through a Memorandum Of Understanding (MOU).
Seven Star’s eye sore ‘lake’ which at its height could spread along the street for almost one hundred metres, forcing residents at both sides of the street to build high concrete walls to keep the brown muddy water out, is on its way to be phased out permanently.
Vanuatu Red Cross Society (VRCS) staff and volunteers have participated in a 3-day reflection workshop in Port Vila to develop a National Multi Hazard Contingency Plan.
A group of USP law students from 8 countries this month wrote to all Pacific Island Forum (PIF) leaders asking them to place international legal issues of climate change and human rights before the World Court in The Hague, Netherlands.
School leaders in the islands of Pentecost and Maewo within PENAMA Province are proud to play their part in improving children’s lives through basic water sanitation and hygiene services through WASH in Schools Improvement Planning Workshops.
Thursday July 18 marked an historical achievement for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs as it officially launched its initial Ocean Affairs Office based at the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG).
The Vanuatu Green Confederation (VGC) officially welcomed a Municipal councilor into its camp at the VGC Nakamal in Freshwater One last week.
The Leader of Opposition, Ishmael Kalsakau, has called on Prime Minister (PM) Charlot Salwai to step down after yesterday’s Appeal Court judgment on Parliamentary Secretaries (PS).
The Court of Appeal has upheld the Chief Justice’s decision that any amendments to the Constitution regarding the Parliamentary Secretaries (PS) needed a referendum.
The Government has declared a State of Emergency (SOE) on the areas at Gideon’s Landing to Arar Point in the north-eastern coast of Efate and part of the coastal area on Lelepa due to the Coconut Rhinoceros Beetle (CRB) infestation.
Deputy Prime Minister Jotham Napat was among the tourism industry stakeholders at the Warwick Le Lagon yesterday as the heads of Airports Vanuatu Ltd, the Vanuatu Tourism Office and Air Vanuatu gave a series of briefings updating them on their respective progress in pursuing the ambitious to…
Vanuatu is the first country in the world to undertake a peer review on its Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) implementation.
Thomas Tao, a chief and committee chairman at Ohlen Freshwind is appealing to politicians to refrain from using their propagandas in community projects because it can delay community initiatives.
United Nations (UN) International Maritime Organization (IMO) Secretary General (SG), Ki-Tack Lim will arrive in Port Vila on Monday 22nd of July for a 3-day historical visit as part of his regional tour in the Pacific.
The Vanuatu Fisheries Department (VFD) has partnered with the Office of the Registrar of Cooperative and the Business Development Services to provide training to seven communities on Santo that will help establish and maintain community-based fish markets.
The Government is yet to settle the tuition fees for children affected by earthquake on Ambrym and those affected by volcano eruption on Ambae although the Council of Ministers (COM) has already approved the funds.
Provincial Fisheries Authorizing Officers were trained on the laws and regulations of the sea and the technics of Monitoring, Controlling and Surveillance (MCS) of coastal fisheries to ensure there is sustainable fisheries and marine resources for the future generation of Vanuatu this week.
The Vanuatu Civil Society Influencing Network (VCSIN) launched its Luganville and Sanma branch and its 50% WIP 2020 and Beyond Get the Balance Right “Vot Woman” brand products and the national campaign, Tuesday 16 July 2019 at the Vanuatu Agriculture College Conference Room in Luganville, Santo.
VANWODS Microfinance Incorporated has celebrated its Open Day yesterday on July 19 at Saralana Park with the theme; ‘Promoting the Value of the Products and Service of a Skillful Woman.’
The Nagriamel Movement has performed a custom ceremony to the relatives and families of the late former President of the Nagriamel movement in Bombua, Santo.
The Unua Marbatinaut council of chiefs have refuted claims of land disputes within the Rensarie college boundary and is appealing to the government to resume its compensation payouts.
The first new 100 Vanuatu Mobile Force (VMF) recruits trained in Vanuatu since independence have finally reached their graduation after enduring three months of infantry trainings.
The Ministry of Justice and Community Services Director General, Dorosday Kenneth this week invited and welcomed the MSG Secretariat, SPC RRRT and the Asia Pacific Forum for National Human Rights Institution (APF) to conduct a scoping study on the feasibility, desirability and options for es…
Two Daily Post journalists were literally given a pat-down by police criminal investigation unit yesterday over a story they had written about the vehicle of the Chairman of the Public Service Commission, Martin Mahe, being detained.
The Magistrates Court has adjourned the case involving the Tannese man who was charged with the murder of his partner and burying her near a coconut plantation at Etmat, Erakor last month.
The Police Drug Unit in Port Vila have conducted a search operation at Marobe Market and arrested two young men from Tongoa who are residing in south Epi for possessing and selling marijuana yesterday.
The Melsisi Francophone Secondary School in Central Pentecost is going through a challenging week, after trying to solve a problem involving four of its students which prompted over 20 others to run away from school.
The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Trade, Tourism, Industry, Commerce and ni-Vanuatu Business, Jotham Napat, has dismissed all four members of the Vanuatu Commodities Marketing Board (VCMB) in Luganville last week.
A Government-owned vehicle (RV 7) under the jurisdiction of the Chairman of the Public Service Commission (PSC), Martin Mahe, was detained by police on Tuesday night following an alleged road incident.
The Vanuatu National Museum and the Martin and Osa Johnson Safari Museum of Chanute, Kansas, USA, has announced the opening of a joint photographic exhibition — “Re-Encountering Ancestors: Martin and Osa Johnson’s 1917 and 1919 Photographs Return To Vanuatu”.
A little over a year ago, someone contacted a Vanuatu Daily Post staffer, and said they knew where China’s pressure play was going to come from. They predicted that China would arrest a few Vanuatu passport holders, and hold our citizenship by investment programme hostage.