South Maloccans believe God has chosen Vanuatu

“It is not exaggerated if I say that now Indonesia is trembling because they know for a fact that from today (December 1st) and onward West Papua is no longer alone, for where West Papua is, there is South Moluccas. “It…
West Papua Flag Raised in Port Vila, Vanuatu

The United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP) in partnership with the Vanuatu West Papua Association and the South Moluccas association have joined in with West Papuans around the globe to commemorate the West Papua Day, celebrated annually on the 1st…
7 MOUs and Cooperation Agreements with China

The Vanuatu Government signed seven different Memorandums of Understanding (MOUs) and Cooperation Agreements with the Chinese Government in the lead-up to the APEC meeting in Papua New Guinea. The signing took place in Port Vila on Friday, 9 November 2018 and…
New Malvatumauri Council of Chiefs president sworn in

By Leah Lowonb – Vanuatu Independent THE newly elected president of the Malvatumauri Council of Chiefs has been sworn in at the chiefs’ nakamal in Port Vila. Chief Willy Plasua is the new President of the council and he is from the…
Declared Port Vila land owners visit President

On Monday last week the declared custom land owners of the land Port Vila town has been built on met President Obed Tallis to officially inform him of the declaration. The declaration was reportedly made in May last year by…
IOM Supporting MSG in operationalizing the MSG-Free Trade Agreement

30 May 2018 In its on-going efforts to prepare for the ratification and implementation of the MSG-Free Trade Agreement, the MSG Secretariat have received support from the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) under the 2015 ACP-EU Migration Actions in the…
Police Investigate Suspicious Asian “Housewives”

Growing suspicion that foreigners may be trying to interfere in Vanuatu politics has triggered a police investigation on two Asian individuals. The subjects of the recent police investigation are two females of Asian origin who arrived in the country earlier this…

THE MSG Secretariat will be hosting the MSG Sports Committee meeting over two days from May 16 –17, 2018 at the MSG Secretariat in Port Vila, Vanuatu. The MSG Sports Committee members comprises the Director Generals of Youth and Sports…
7th HoM discuss way forward for Vanuatu’s Foreign Policy

The 7th Heads of Mission (HoM) meeting commencing on May 7 to May 9 was officially opened yesterday at the Iririki Island Resort. HoM is an annual event that brings all Ambassadors, High Commissioners and Consuls-General to discuss foreign and development…