• Price Control Unit abolished in the 1990 (still abolished in 2018) In Vanuatu, the Price Control Act [CAP 86] was enacted in 1974 and its revised edition was published in 1988. The purpose of the Act was “To make provision for controlling the price of goods and services.” This included provisions for establishing an independent Price Control Bureau, a Prices Advisory Committee, and a system of ...
  • World Class catering “Greener Games” Credit must be given to Tyrone Mann and his hardworking team who defiantly made a big impact through their “Greener Games”, and feeding the many thousands of athletes during the VAN2017. Mr. Mann and his team were in charge of the VAN2017 catering especially feeding the athletes and volunteers. The Catering was perfectly planned and ...
  • Vanuatu hosting the APNIC IXP workshop APNIC will deliver a two-and-a-half-day Internet Exchange Point (IXP) workshop, from 6 to 8 February 2018, in Port Vila, Vanuatu. Keen followers of ICT and techies can register now and pay before 19 January 2018 to get the early-bird rate. The workshop is designed for technical staff who are considering participating at an IXP and ...
  • Norris Sworn in as New Health Minister  PPP President Sato Kilman and his bloc of 4 MP’s have now joined the Vanuatu Government during this morning’s reshuffle by PM Salwai. The Deputy leader of the opposition, Sato Kilman, along with MP Don Ken, MP Samson Sam, and MP Jack Norris are now with the Government. MP Norris has also been sworn in ...
  • The Pele Island Agreement broken by an ‘Ultimatum’ ULTIMATUM: ‘a final demand or statement of terms, the rejection of which will result in retaliation or a breakdown in relations’.   After the 2016 elections, the functions looking to form the new Government took to Pele Island and camped in the hope of forming a coalition to form the new Vanuatu Government.   The ...
Charley leads Vanuatu into World Marathon
Amongst the 28 Elite Gold Runners was Vanuatu’s Golden boy who survived the raging but fun 42.195 KM run early this morning in Hong Kong. Not only did Charley finish the race with a timing of ..
Akhamb Aelan holem saksesful GJP Nasonal Kokas miting
Long Fraede 11 kasem Sande 14 Januari, Graon mo Jastis Pati (GJP) hemi bin holem namba 5 Nasonal Kokas miting blong hem long aelan blong Akhamb long saot Malekula, hom bes blong GJP MP blong Malekula, ..
Charley to compete alongside World Marathon record holder Melaku Belachew
Simon Charley has less than 48 hours left before he gets on that 42km run on Sunday, 21 January 2018. Amongst 74,000 runners from all over the world, the 19 year old, from Vanuatu is the ..
New Zealand awards over 30 scholarships to Ni- Vanuatu
A total of 39 Ni-Vanuatu have been awarded long term scholarships through the New Zealand Scholarship Programme to study in New Zealand, Fiji and Papua New Guinea for the 2018 academic year. 18 of the recipients ..

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