Thursday, October 23, 2014

Vanuatu In The World News

Vanuatu Regional And International News Reports - A handy index of news items mentioning Vanuatu from all round the world.

  • 23 Oct 2014 | 12:38 am


    Vanuatu chief gives Ambrym title back
    Radio New Zealand
    Custom chiefs on Ambrym Island in Vanuatu have taken back a paramount chiefly title they had wrongly bestowed on the chairman of the National Council of Chiefs, Chief Seni Mao Tirsupe. Chief Tirsupe was on official duty on Ambrym when a chief ...

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  • 22 Oct 2014 | 3:37 pm


    Deep sea deposits prompt rethink of Vanuatu's minerals policy
    Radio Australia
    It comes in the wake of past surveys that found massive sulphide desposits on the seafloor within Vanuatu's exclusive economic zone. Such deposits could contain significant quantities of copper, gold, zinc and silver, and that would present a ...

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  • 21 Oct 2014 | 8:14 pm


    Vanuatu evicted to be moved to new site
    Radio New Zealand
    Vanuatu's acting police commissioner says he wasn't sure why the residents had decided to settle in the area in the first place, knowing it did not belong to them. Aru Maralau says they tried to obtain a stay order for permanent residency from the courts.

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  • 21 Oct 2014 | 4:37 pm


    New style gambling proposed for Vanuatu
    Solomon Star
    RNZI: Reports from Vanuatu say an entertainment company with interests in China is to offer a new style of gambling to Vanuatu. The Daily Post Newspaper reports Amax International Holdings plans to offer live-dealer online gambling to high-rollers in ...

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  • 20 Oct 2014 | 7:21 pm


    Vanuatu squatters shifted quickly
    Radio New Zealand
    Vanuatu residents who have been evicted by police after settling illegally near the Port Vila airport say the police gave them only one hour to take down their homes before they enter in to demolish. Police yesterday begun enforcing an eviction order ...
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  • 20 Oct 2014 | 11:31 am


    Squatters evicted from near Vanuatu's main airport
    Radio New Zealand
    Police in Vanuatu have begun enforcing an eviction order against about 300 people living illegally near Port Vila's airport. Efate custom landowners were granted an eviction order to have the residents -- who began residing there in 2006 -- removed ...

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  • 19 Oct 2014 | 5:23 pm


    Squatters expelled near main Vanuatu airport
    Radio New Zealand
    Police in Vanuatu have begun enforcing an eviction order against about 300 people living illegally near Port Vila's airport. Reports say police have arrested ten people for erecting road blocks and cutting trees in a bid to stop the security forces ...

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  • 19 Oct 2014 | 4:39 pm


    Princess on private visit to Vanuatu this week
    Radio New Zealand
    Reports from Vanuatu say Princess Anne will be visiting the country sometime this week on a private trip. The Vanuatu Daily Post says Princess Anne is expected to be in the country for about a week, but her itinerary has not been revealed. It will be ...

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  • 16 Oct 2014 | 1:01 pm

    S'pore firm in Vanuatu airport saga clears the air - AsiaOne


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    S'pore firm in Vanuatu airport saga clears the air
    AsiaOne
    A Singapore firm mired in controversy after landing a mega deal to build a new airport in Vanuatu says it has done nothing wrong. Since July last year when Singapore-registered Vanuatu Trade Development agreed, in a deal with the South Pacific republic ...

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  • 30 Sep 2014 | 1:18 am


    New Caledonian, Chinese companies plan Vanuatu nickel partnership
    Reuters
    SYDNEY, Sept 30 (Reuters) - The South Pacific islands of New Caledonia and Vanuatu are studying a plan to jointly mine and process nickel ores into refined metal to help produce stainless steel in China. The acting prime minister of Vanuatu, Ham Lini ...

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Vanuatu In The World Wide News Media

Stories and articles about Vanuatu are published daily all around the world, often by people who don't even know where Vanuatu is !

It is common to find totally inaccurate articles duplicated and virally distributed through the major international news agencies on a daily frequency on the internet.

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