The suspension of the General Manager (GM) and Financial Controller (FC) of the Vanuatu Broadcasting and Television Corporation (VBTC), coupled with the decision to delay an instruction for staff redundancy payment has triggered questions and concerns from the Opposition bloc.
Minister of Agriculture, Livestock, Forestry, Fisheries and Biosecurity (MALFFB), Matai Seremaiah officially launched the planting of potatoes on Lenakel, Tanna yesterday morning.
A discovery by the World War II Vanuatu and Pacific Museum Committee, confirmed that Lieutenant John Fitzgerald “Jack” Kennedy, who later became the 35th President of the United States of America, came to Espiritu Santo during World War II, in April 1943.
New Zealand has welcomed the successful conclusion of PACER Plus negotiations in Brisbane. Posting on its page in social media yesterday, the New Zealand High Commission in Vanuatu stated that New Zealand Trade Minister Todd McClay called the conclusion of negotiations as a landmark day for …
Parents and guardians of students who attended Lycee LAB from 2014-2016 have been told to settle all outstanding fees before the end of this month (April).
Chief Charlie Mala Valealiu of Takara village, Efate has announced that the ‘Green Card’ of the Tongolapa Custom Land was quashed by the North East Efate Area Land Tribunal (NEEALT) earlier this month.
The Ministry of Education and Training (MOET), through the Minister and Director of Education services has praised a Ni-Vanuatu university student for his outstanding academic performance.
In exercise of the powers conferred to him under article 59(2) of the Constitution,Head of State President Balwin Lonsdale has reappointed Mr. Martin Raoul Mahe as Chairman of the Public Service Commission on April 13, 2017.
The Minister of Health, Jerome Ludvaune, spent the whole day Friday visiting and speaking to health services staff in Luganville, Santo where he brought the long awaited good news that the Department of Health staff structure has finally been approved by the Government.
The Minister of Agriculture, Matai Seremaiah, has launched the Ministry’s Logo of ‘Yumi groem Potato wetem ol fama “Yumi go” at White Sand Bungalows immediately after leading an approximately 40-strong team on Tanna this week.
A report on ‘Vanuatu Energy Demand Projections: Business As Usual Scenario’ was officially launched on the 20th of April, 2017 at Holiday Inn Resort by the Acting Director of Department of Energy, Mr. Christopher Simelum and the Global Green Growth Institute’s (GGGI) Representative for Fiji …
The U Bloc-a newcomer to the Charlot Salwai-led coalition Government has reaffirm its commitment to the Government, under the leadership of MP William Tasso as the new chairman.
Commissioner of Labour Lionel Kaluat says a Seasonal Worker’s Development Fund will be launched at the Convention Centre this Sunday, to celebrate ten years of Recognised Seasonal Employer’s Scheme.
The Minister of Infrastructure and Public Utilities, Jotham Napat and his First Political Adviser, Bakoa Kaltongga have welcomed an assurance from the spokesman of the court-declared custom landowners of Naflak Teufi of Marobe which include the airport and the water source for Port Vila, tha…
‘Nomo Fraet’ is a short film produced by CARE International, with support from UNICEF and the New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, to investigate how Menstrual Hygiene Management is helping girls stay in school in Vanuatu.
Red Cross Vanuatu with support from the International Red Cross Federation and Australian Red Cross is funding a livelihood program targeting youths residing within informal settlements, particularly, the vulnerable groupings, those who cannot continue formal education and those who were aff…
Tractors are now ploughing the fields on Tanna in preparation for planting the first “high yield” SG1 type potato seeds from New Zealand next week, with a new mentality for consistency to meet increasing demand in Port Vila.
Claire Shilton, 52, from England is encouraging locals to plant marigolds around their yards to get rid of mosquitoes. Marigolds have a distinct smell that repels mosquitoes.
Quick thinking and action by the Minister of Health, Jerome Ludvaune, saved a young woman from more serious harm during his visit to Nabauk village above Luganville town on Santo this week.
Shortly after a fire in a downtown building last year, tradespeople approached the Daily Post with concerns that second-rate wiring might have contributed to the blaze.
The Minister of Health, Jerome Ludvaune, currently on a visit to health facilities in Luganville, South Santo and Malo has declared Nabauk Aid Post a dispensary to serve an increasing population of 700 people.
The Minister of Education Jean Pierre Nirua, supports the initiative of the ‘Vanuatu School Cooperative Society’ and encourages schools throughout the country to take up membership, according to one of the Cooperative’s executive members.
Australian Federal Police have interviewed one of the two workers moving from farm to farm in Victoria, Australia, and released him while the ringleader is still hiding from the police.
The Trade Ministers of Australia, the Cook Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, Kiribati, Nauru, New Zealand, Niue, the Republic of Marshall Islands, Palau, Samoa, the Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu yesterday announced that they have concluded negotiations for PACER Plus …
The excitement about the two high profile inmates that will be released today on parole by the Correctional Services has led to some misconceived information that they were pardoned.
Chief executive officer of the national carrier Joseph Laloyer has announced the appointment of Jeff Murdoch to the role of general manager, commercial based in Port Vila.
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF the national carrier Joseph Laloyer has announced the appointment of Jeff Murdoch to the role of general manager, commercial based in Port Vila.
I belong to a club with a very small number of members. I don’t often meet other members of this club and when I do they often look at me in disbelief.
Doctors from Uslan Metro City in South Korea will provide the people of Port Vila with free medical service in Freswota and Anamburu tomorrow (Friday April 21).
Majority of the 150 construction workers of the Malapoa College Extension Project refused to work yesterday following delay of their salaries and other concerns faced at the job site.
The Contractor Company TOA Corporation Tokyo Japan, which is constructing the Port Vila Lapetasi International Multi-Purpose Wharf, has been accused by the Custom Landowners, the Matarau Tefeke (Ifira), of both breaching the Quarry Permit Act No. 9 of 2013 and taking royalties and aggregates…
Lycee Antoine de Bougainville Principal Goretti Lunabek is appealing to all parents and guardians of 746 students of Lycee Antoine de Bougainville, including former students, to contribute as well as attend a major fundraising event at the school tomorrow (April 21) at midday.
Despite having a total of seven members of parliament from Santo Rural with four from Port Olry alone, VRP former national coordinator, Silverio Takatavety and representatives of their people from Port Olry believed the political connection just was not there anymore so they decided to join …
Vanuatu coffee producer Tanna Coffee has secured a $656,000 investment from impact investors in a milestone deal for the region. Facilitated by The Difference Incubator (TDi), the significant private capital injection will help grow Tanna Coffee’s output five-fold, supporting more than 750 f…