Sino-Vanuatu relationship remains robust

By Jane Joshua, Daily Post Vanuatu A long journey can be completed only by taking one step at a time. Chinese Ambassador Zhou Haicheng made the remarks on the occasion of the 69th Anniversary of the founding of the People’s…
Interview with Ambassador Liu Quan

Dan McGarry, Vanuatu Daily Post On Tuesday this week, Kizzy Kalsakau sat down with Ambassador Liu Quan to get his impressions on the relationship between Vanuatu and China, on development, and on numerous other topics. The Ambassador, who is leaving…
No Chinese military base in Vanuatu: PM Salwai reiterated to Australia

Vanuatu’s prime minister has met his Australian counterpart and reiterated that his government will not allow China to build a military base on its shores. Vanuatu’s prime minister Charlot Salwai.Vanuatu’s prime minister Charlot Salwai. Photo: RNZ/Koroi Hawkins Following reports that…

The average Australian’s conception of Pacific island nations is so limited it makes some of us wonder if they even want to understand. Our voices—and our reality—have been pointedly and repeatedly ignored in the media, and in the corridors of power.…

Chinese ambassador calls the idea of a base ‘ridiculous’ and stresses humanitarian program  A Chinese embassy spokesman has said the idea that China is planning to establish a military base in Vanuatu is “ridiculous”.Australia’s Fairfax Media reported on Tuesday that China was eyeing a…