Pacific Update: Hail hits PNG, monster 474kg blue marlin hooked in Rarotonga

1 NEWS published this video item, entitled “Pacific Update: Hail hits PNG, monster 474kg blue marlin hooked in Rarotonga” – below is their description. Welcome to our weekly wrap of news from the Pacific region. 1 NEWS YouTube Channel The video piece includes news that the Solomon Islands has temporarily banned Facebook, Guam has experienced … Read more Pacific Update: Hail hits PNG, monster 474kg blue marlin hooked in Rarotonga

Pacific Update: Tragedy as Solomon Islands footballer, 13, attacked by crocodile

1 NEWS published this video item, entitled “Pacific Update: Tragedy as Solomon Islands footballer, 13, attacked by crocodile” – below is their description. In this week’s edition of Pacific Update, Barbara Dreaver also highlights a Fijian driving mishap that caused headaches for officials in Taveuni. 1 NEWS YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your thoughts … Read more Pacific Update: Tragedy as Solomon Islands footballer, 13, attacked by crocodile

UNGA Day 5: World leaders take part in morning session

RT published this video item, entitled “UNGA Day 5: World leaders take part in morning session” – below is their description. World leaders are participating in the morning session of the 75th Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 75) held in New York City and remotely via video link. PROVISIONAL List of Speakers: India … Read more UNGA Day 5: World leaders take part in morning session

Solomon Islands – Prime Minister Addresses General Debate, 75th Session

United Nations published this video item, entitled “ Solomon Islands – Prime Minister Addresses General Debate, 75th Session” – below is their description. Manasseh Sogavare, Prime Minister of Solomon Islands, addresses the general debate of the 75th Session of the General Assembly of the UN (New York, 22 – 29 September 2020). ———– Watch Other … Read more Solomon Islands – Prime Minister Addresses General Debate, 75th Session

China opens embassy in Solomon Islands

CGTN published this video item, entitled “China opens embassy in Solomon Islands” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2020-09-23/China-opens-embassy-in-Solomon-Islands-U1agDhM8G4/index.html China opened its embassy in the Solomon Islands on Monday, a year after the two countries established diplomatic relationship. Chinese Ambassador Li Ming, Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare, Deputy Prime Minister Manasseh Maelanga, Speaker … Read more China opens embassy in Solomon Islands

Australian man killed in bomb blast at home in Solomon Islands | The World

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Australian man killed in bomb blast at home in Solomon Islands | The World” – below is their description. A New South Wales man working on a munitions project in the Solomon Islands has been killed in a bomb blast at his home in Honiara. Trent Lee … Read more Australian man killed in bomb blast at home in Solomon Islands | The World

Chinese charter flight to Covid-free Solomon Islands fuels independence cries | The World

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Chinese charter flight to Covid-free Solomon Islands fuels independence cries | The World” – below is their description. A charter flight from China to the Solomon Islands has fuelled growing tensions over the Pacific nation’s China policies and has triggered an announcement of plans for an independence … Read more Chinese charter flight to Covid-free Solomon Islands fuels independence cries | The World

Pacific Unite: Saving Lives Together – Concert to unite Pacific region in the fight against COVID-19

The United Nations in the Pacific has announced Pacific Unite: Saving Lives Together, a first-of-its-kind televised and digitally streamed concert that will call on leaders and citizens across the region to work together and with the rest of the world in the fight against COVID-19. The concert will pay tribute to essential workers across the … Read more Pacific Unite: Saving Lives Together – Concert to unite Pacific region in the fight against COVID-19

Don’t miss! – Pacific Unite Concert: Saving lives together

Stay tune for the Pacific Unite: Saving Lives Together concert. It will be available on UN Web TV on Saturday 15th August 2020 at 03:00am New York time (7:00pm Fiji time, August 15th (GMT+12)). Hosted by Aunty Tala from the Laughing Samoans, the virtual concert will feature performances from Jah Boy (Solomon Islands); Jay Hoad … Read more Don’t miss! – Pacific Unite Concert: Saving lives together

Elections results: General Assembly President, Security Council Non-permanent members, ECOSOC member

The President of the United Nations 74th Session of the General Assembly Tijjani Muhammad-Bande announced today, the results of the elections of the President of the 75th session of the Assembly, non-permanent members of the Security Council and members of the Economic and Social Council. President of the 75th session of the General Assembly Having … Read more Elections results: General Assembly President, Security Council Non-permanent members, ECOSOC member

Richard Marles Awarded the Cross of Solomon Islands

Australian Trade Minister, Richard Marles, has been awarded the Cross of Solomon Islands by Governor-General of Solomon Islands H. E. Sir Frank Kabui. The award took place during Marles’ visit for bilateral trade talks with Prime Minister Lilo. In presenting the award Sir Frank Kabui said the “government and the people of Solomon Islands recognise … Read more Richard Marles Awarded the Cross of Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands Election Conducted Satisfactorily – Commonwealth

An Observer Group from the Commonwealth, which observed the Solomon Islands National Parliamentary Elections of 4 August 2010, has produced its final report detailing the generally sound orchestration of the nation’s elections, but raising a few key issues on which the country needs to improve upon. The Group noted that in 2010, 75.2% of the … Read more Solomon Islands Election Conducted Satisfactorily – Commonwealth