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The Interim Regulator of the Office of Maritime Regulator (OMR), Charlie Maniel, is appealing to investors not to bring old vessels and use Vanuatu as a dumping site.

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The National Bank of Vanuatu has officially launched its ATM machine in a rural setting at Emua NBV Branch in North Efate on February 1.

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The landing craft LC Freedom has been detained by the Interim Maritime Regulator, Charlie Maniel, for overloading.

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The Minister of Internal Affairs, Andrew Napuat, has announced plans to block public servants, police officers, teachers and members of Parliament from owning taxis and buses effective from January 1, 2019.

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Employers in the country, including the Government as the largest employer and businesses, are being reminded that nonpayment of Vanuatu National Provident Fund (VNPF) contributions for their employees is a serious offence.

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Telecom Vanuatu Limited (TVL) has consolidated its position as the largest and fastest telecommunications network provider in Vanuatu with the launch of its 4G+ mobile network at the Warwick Le Lagon Resort in Port Vila Tuesday 21st November evening.

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Vanuatu Society for People with Disability (VSPD) was instrumental in helping Port Vila Urban Development Project (PVUDP) to ensure that newly constructed disability toilets and showers conform to universal design principles. Pictured accompanying this article that appeared in the 15th Newsl…

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The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) will be working closely with the Vanuatu Intellectual Property Office (VIPO) in Port Vila to combat the country’s main challenge in copyright and intellectual property rights, which is online piracy.

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The Vanuatu Copyright Management Society, the draft Bill of which is going before the Second Ordinary Session of Parliament in December, shows that the Society shall have a General Assembly. And the General Assembly will consist of: (a) the Board; and (b) all members of the Society are to be…

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The Minister of Infrastructure and Public Utilities, Jotham Napat, says this government is determined to enhance tourism growth by allowing Vanuatu to look beyond its traditional markets and target long haul markets such as the southeast coast of Asia and the west coast of the United States …

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The Director of Biosecurity Vanuatu, Timothy Tumukon has signaled a potential that Vanuatu could lose its market for kava in New Caledonia if its consumers of the product become aware of or react to the dangers that methyl bromide, the chemical used to treat kava before export, posed to thei…

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Chief Seni Mao Trisupe, the Chairman of Malvatumauri council of chiefs of Vanuatu, has expressed his disappointed that a lot of chiefs in and around Port Vila did not participate in the final consultation on the draft Bill of the Vanuatu Copyright Management Society No. of 2017 held at the C…

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Mr. Zhao Dian Long, the President of China Civil Engineering Construction Company (CCECC) has assured the Government of Vanuatu and other clients of Bauerfield that his company is blessed with rich experiences that will help them deliver the best quality work in the rehabilitation of the airport.

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A seven-day training for business owners from West to North and around Southeast Efate, that operate tourism tours, was held successfully last week at the Korean church facility opposite Vila East School in Port Vila.

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The national executive of the Nagriamel Political Movement has described the termination of the Air Vanuatu (Operations) Limited, Board of Directors as ‘politically motivated’.

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The Chairman of Airports Vanuatu Limited (AVL), Bakoa Kaltongga, has assured the Minister of Finance and Economic Manager (MFEM), Gaetan Pikioune, that AVL intends to begin payment of dividends to the Government in 2018.

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Registrar and Director of Cooperatives, Ridley Joseph says under the new Cooperative Policy, the name Vanuatu Cooperative Federation will be changed to Vanuatu Cooperative Business Network.

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Prime Minister Charlot Salwai has appealed to the business community to work together with the Government to find ways to expand the business base of the country.

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The Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Forestry, Fisheries and Bio-security (MALFFB) is concerned that some farmers engaged in the government’s cattle restocking program in Malampa, Penama and Torba provinces have slaughtered cattle they received under the program.

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The Chair of the National Trade Development Committee (NTDC), Joe Natuman, the Minister of Tourism, Trade, Cooperatives and ni-Vanuatu Business, has shown his strong support for “Made in Vanuatu” products.

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The National Trade Development Committee (NTDC) has expressed concern that miscategorizing of visitors to the country as a result of poor information gathering through immigration cards is generating flawed data. This concern was one of a number of points raised in the Trade Statistics discu…

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Drivers and pedestrians are advised that starting today, Tuesday, August 22, 2017 and continuing on Wednesday, 23rd August 2017, there will be road works undertaken and partial road closures will take place at the following points: (i) Europe Corner intersection on the Lini Highway (Rue de l…

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The Minister of Education, Jean-Pierre Nirua, has said that there is a big possibility that some teachers from Vanuatu will be employed to teach in China.

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