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Politics

Monday, January 25, 2016
Godwin Ligo PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): For the first time in Vanuatu’s political history since 1980, three Kalsakau brothers from the same parents hailing from Ifira...
Monday, January 25, 2016
Jennifer Eder BLENHEIM, NZ (The Marlborough Express/Pacific Media Watch): An annual New Zealand protest has drawn a colourful crowd to the South Island province of Marlborough to protest against...
Monday, January 25, 2016
John Pilger: ANALYSIS: This truth has no place in the Australian consciousness. Among settler nations with indigenous populations, apart from a facile “apology” in 2008, only Australia...
Monday, January 25, 2016
PORT VILA (Radio NZ International/Loop Vanuatu/Pacific Media Watch): The party that led Vanuatu at independence more than three decades ago is confident that it will emerge as part of the new...
Sunday, January 24, 2016
Joshua Lafoai and Harold Obed of Loop Vanuatu PORT VILA (Loop Vanuatu/Pacific Media Watch): Voting in Vanuatu’s snap election has ended and last night unofficial results were showing several...
Friday, January 22, 2016
Glenda Willie PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): Transparency International Vanuatu has called on all candidates in today's snap election to act with integrity and support the...
Thursday, January 21, 2016
With the window for Bougainville's independence referendum now open, time is of the essence if the ABG is to conduct a major policy overhaul. Such an overhaul is critically needed if the...
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Godwin Ligo PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): Port Vila-based Ambrym chief Worwor Issac says he has observed and listened to many Vanuatu political campaigners over the past week...
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Andi Rahman Alamsyah OPINION: JAKARTA (The Conversation/Pacific Media Watch): People were commenting on social media within moments of the terrorist bombings and shooting in Jakarta last Thursday...
Saturday, January 16, 2016
Maika Bolatiki SUVA (Fiji Sun/Pacific Media Watch): Russian arms and equipment bound for Fiji's peacekeepers have arrived in Suva. The consignment is the outcome of an initiative by Prime...
Sunday, January 10, 2016
Liam Cochrane PORT MORESBY (ABC News/Pacific Media Watch): The Papua New Guinea government wants to buy Rio Tinto's shares in the Australian company Bougainville Copper Limited (BCL),...
Friday, December 18, 2015
AUCKLAND (AUT University/Pacific Media Watch): One of 53 doctoral students who have graduated at Auckland University of Technology this week is the first Papua New Guinea to gain a PhD at the New...
Thursday, December 17, 2015
APIA (SPREP/Pacific Media Watch): Pacific delegations to COP21 were part of the historic Paris Agreement on Climate Change reached by negotiators last weekend. The agreement includes several key...
Wednesday, December 16, 2015
Ryan Dagur JAKARTA (UCAnews/Pacific Media Watch): A leader of a Jakarta-based indigenous people's organisation has expressed disappointment at the agreement recently adopted at the Paris...
Monday, December 14, 2015
Pep Canadell and Rob Jackson ANALYSIS: SYDNEY (The Conversation/Pacific Media Watch): The Paris climate agreement is an extraordinary achievement. It codifies the long-term goal of keeping global...