Chuukese defiant about independence from FSM

Koro Vaka’uta, RNZ Pacific Journalist @The_KorOcle koro.vakauta@radionz.co.nz Efforts are continuing to have Chuuk leave the Federated States of Mircronesia despite warnings its departure would adversely impact the island group. The FSM consists of the states of Pohnpei, Yap, Kosrae and Chuuk but…
PM set to chair PIDF in July

PRIME Minister Rick Hou will chair the Pacific Islands Development Forum (PIDF) meeting in Honiara in July this year. Last Friday, the Prime Minister was briefed on the progress of arrangements by the Secretary General of PIDF Francois Martel. Mr…

Jayapura, Jubi – Fiame Naomi Mata’afa, yang memimpin Pertemuan Menteri-menteri Luar Negeri Pacific Islands Forum, yang juga Deputi Perdana Menteri Samoa, memastikan bahwa West Papua jadi topik pada Forum Pemimpin PIF ke-48 tahun ini di Samoa. Menurut dia, seperti dikutip oleh fijitimes.com,…