Saturday, March 17, 2018

Deputy PM given 2 year suspended sentence

Natuman said he was keen to continue serving, but will speak with the prime minister and his Tanna electorate before making a decision about his political future.

Two confirmed cases of Dengue in Ambae

The Lolowai hospital said they are giving out advice to people to clean up every home and destroy every place that mosquitos can breed in like stagnant water.

Low preparedness for Vanuatu disasters

However, he added that people were paying more attention to cyclone warnings and were more organised before and after storms hit.

Call for compulsory voting in Vanuatu

She wants the government to amend the Electoral Act to make voting compulsory.
seasonal workers

Labour Mobility Summit ‘valuable’

Over the two days of the summit, they heard some really good presentations and questions from many different parts of the RSE system, from government workers to agents and to workers.

Half of Vanuatu’s unemployed population is youth

It needed the consideration and cooperation of the government with the youth and sports NGOs, stakeholders and partners and communities to tackle this issue.

Radio Vanuatu opens airwaves with new interactive programs

VBTC's national public service radio network is revamping its weekday lineup to provide listeners more opportunities to join the public debate on issues that shape their lives.

Ministry of Youth and Sports launches new website

The MOYSD Media Team spokesman said that in the past the ministry had found it very difficult to disseminate its information.

Vanuatu PM visits Cyclone Hola victims

Mr Salwai urged communities to continue to make use of what is left of their food gardens while disaster authorities assess the full extent of the damage.

Dugong and seagrass conservation on the agenda for Pacific island range states

Participants from New Caledonia, Palau, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu met to also review the progress of the four-year conservation program for dugong and seagrass in Solomon Islands and Vanuatu funded by the Global Environment Facility (GEF).