International hip hop dancers from Australia, New Zealand and New Caledonia have started arriving in Port Vila for the TVL Dance Battle occurring during La Fete de la Musique at the Feiawa Park this Friday.
Members of Parliament who are elected through a by-election will no longer have to wait for the next session of Parliament to take and subscribe to the oath of allegiance
The Vanuatu Police Force (VPF) is expected to welcome the arrival of the new Tuvaluan Patrol Boat HMTSS Te Mataili II to RVS Mala Base today morning.
Two G-vehicles have been apprehended in a recent joint search exercise conducted by the Vanuatu Police Force (VPF) Traffic Unit in Port Vila and the Public Service Commission (PSC).
A recalculation of the outstanding unpaid rent Air Vanuatu owes to Parliament has put the total at over VT30 million.
The Government of Vanuatu has signed a concession agreement with the Vanuatu Utilities Infrastructure Limited (VUI) for the supply of electricity to certain parts of the islands of Santo, Maewo, Vanua Lava and Ambae.
The newly appointed Director for Civil Registry and Vital Statistics Department (CRVSD) under the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MOIA), Mr. Benuel Lenge, plans to improve Civil Registry and Vital Statistics services in Vanuatu.
The SHEFA Provincial Government Council (SPGC) has given Vt25,000 to all 19 Area Councils of SHEFA Province to help them celebrate SHEFA Day today.
While Vanua’aku Pati (VP) has been effectively removed from the Government, VP Member of Parliament Esmon Saimon will remain as Speaker of Parliament until the next Parliament sitting.
Minister of Education and Training, Jean Pierre Nirua, voluntarily offered to resign and relinquish the ministerial portfolio last week for the sake of political stability.
The University of the South Pacific (USP)’s Emalus Campus’ Chinese Confucius Classroom hosted a Pre-departure Orientation program for seven USP Chinese language learners who will leave for China later this month and July to take part in two separate Chinese…
When tabling the supplementary budget in parliament this week, the Minister of Finance and Economic Management Gaetan Pikioune, explained that a large bulk of the supplementary budget is categorized under the Ministry of Finance and Economic Management (MFEM).
After a night of high political drama, Prime Minister Charlot Salwai has survived the sixth motion of no confidence against him.
Most of the coconut plantations on Malekula are covered by grasses and one can easily spot the young coconut seedlings (navara) on the ground.
Interplast has delivered a surgical mentoring and physiotherapy mentoring programme to Vanuatu from May 31 to June 7, 2019 at Vila Central Hospital.
The media world is high literally, on Cannabis sativa, the magical plant of the moment.
The Opposition bloc’s motion of no confidence against Prime Minister Charlot Salwai, will be debated in Parliament at 2pm today.
A Director General (DG) has received approximately Vt7 million as his travelling allowances within a period of less than six months.
A family business on a remote island in Vanuatu has made history by receiving one of the United Nation’s most prestigious awards for their efforts towards ecosystem protection and climate resilience.
Notorious conman Amos Bong has been rearrested and remanded on allegations he purportedly stole more than Vt700,000 in cash, after posing as a salesman for a leading vehicle dealer in Port Vila.
The Parliament of Vanuatu and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) are hosting a Supplementary Budget workshop for all Members of Parliament (MPs) at 8.30am today. Speaker of Parliament, Esmon Saimon announced in Parliament yesterday morning that all MPs are…
New Zealand’s Foreign Minister is asking why countries would sign up to international agreements such as the Paris Accords and Boe Declaration if they never intended to uphold them.
Port Vila turned 44 years this year.
Chinese nationals Zheqi Elvira Pang and her father Zhijian Pang want the Jiangsu Construction Group to repay the money they spent on construction of their incomplete house.
A mass registration campaign aimed at registering more than 160,000 voters throughout Vanuatu’s six provinces ahead of the Luganville Municipal, SANMA Provincial and National elections will begin soon.
A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed yesterday by the Minister of Lands, Alfred Maoh, and the Minister of Internal Affairs, Andrew Napuat to expand the Lakatoro Police Station on Malekula.
“The Prime Minister of Samoa, Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi, is undoubtedly the only Head of Government in the entire Pacific Region who is also an organic farmer and uses his resources to act on it to make sure it is achieved.
Director General (DG) of the Ministry of Climate Change and Natural Disasters, Jessie Benjamin, says the Government’s use of Emergency Fund to pay the salary of a former Parliamentary Secretary (PS) is wrong.
With only seven months left before the dissolution of the 11th legislature in January 2020, political parties are preparing the ground works for their candidates ready for the national General Election (GE).
Etienne John Samuel was sentenced to 18 years in prison yesterday for the murder of his cousin, 16-year-old Aicha Maccoe.
On May 30-31, Director of Energy Department, Antony Garae, joined Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) Director-General (DG), Frank Rijsberman, to participate in the Global Conference on Scaling-up Energy Access and Finance in Least Developed Countries (LDCs) in Beijing, China.
Welcoming him back for the second time in less than a year, Vanuatu Foreign Minister Ralph Regenvanu told his New Zealand counterpart Winston Peters he was pleased with the significant uptick in dialogue and action between the two countries.
The Vanuatu Medical and Dental Association (VMDA) has recommended for the Government to suspend the human research into medicinal cannabis as treatment for diabetes in Vanuatu until a proper system covering pertinent areas such as legal, ethical, justice, cultural, religious…
The chiefs and people of Emae are smiling because the road grading on their island in preparation for the Shepherds Mini Agriculture Show (SMAS) has started at Tabakoro Village, the venue of the event towards Siwo Airfield.
The Opposition bloc is appealing the Supreme Court decision on the appointments of Parliamentary Secretaries (PS), which was delivered by Justice Dudley Aru on 27 May 2019.