Harbor Star inks 3-year deal with Palau firm
Harbor Star inks 3-year deal with Palau firmThe Manila TimesLISTED Harbor Star Shipping Services, Inc. said it has entered into a three-year lighterage service contract with Palau Sea & Air Transport Agency to provide exclusive logistics in transporting construction equipment and materials from the Philippines ...
Posted on 17 May 2017 | 9:49 am
Palau official charged with assaulting
Palau official charged with assaulting stafferMarianas VarietyKOROR (Pacific Note) — The director of Palau's Bureau of Marine Resources is facing criminal charges for beating up an employee during working hours on April 18, 2017. Leon Remengesau, the younger brother of President Tommy E. Remengesau Jr., ...
Posted on 16 May 2017 | 9:10 am
Globe signs deal to link Palau to SEA-US
Telecom AsiaGlobe signs deal to link Palau to SEA-US cableTelecom AsiaThe Philippines' Globe Telecom and Indonesia's Telin have signed agreements to interconnect the Republic of Palau in Micronesia with the SEA-US cable. Globe and the Belau Submarine Cable Corporation (BSCC) have signed an agreement to ...
Posted on 11 May 2017 | 7:48 pm
Palau stakeholders validate findings on
Palau stakeholders validate findings on national climate change and disaster risk finance assessmentMarianas VarietyKOROR, Palau (Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat) — Palau is accessing climate change and disaster risk finance, but faces capacity challenges that currently make it difficult to implement larger-scale, multi-sector climate and disaster risk related ...
Posted on 11 May 2017 | 10:51 am
KONQER Palau to kick off next month - The
KONQER Palau to kick off next monthThe Guam Daily PostThe first race of the 2017 KONQER Obstacle Course Circuit will take place June 10 and 11 in Palau. Early bird registration rates are still available, according to PIVOT Marketing Director Kelli Wedd. “We're starting off the 2017 circuit strong with our ...
Posted on 10 May 2017 | 11:13 am
Spectacular swimming spots: The world's 10
An aerial view of Jellyfish Lake in Palau. Photo: LUXTONNERRE/FLICKR.COM. No, it's not as bad as braving crocodile-infested waters, but we still don't savour the thought of diving into a pool full of jellyfish. For some reason, however, a swim in Palau's O ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:23 am
Obama left Israel in the cold when he
The Marshall Islands, Micronesia and Palau abstained. Only the US and Israel opposed. But less than two months after the last vote on the embargo, held at last year’s General Assembly in October, US President Barack Obama revealed in a surprise ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:12 am
Was Dropping the Atomic Bomb Necessary?
She organized her Imperial Army in the late 19th century and in short order acquired the Kurile Islands, the Ryukyus, China’s Liaodong Peninsula, Taiwan, the southern half of Sakhalin Island, Korea, the Marianas, the Carolines, the Marshalls, and Palau.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:00 am
India reaches into the South Pacific to
The Pacific Islands present were Fiji, Cook Islands, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu. Eleven of the tiny island nations were represented by their heads of state ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:26 am
U.S. senator: leverage buildup for Compact
Citizens of the Federated States of Micronesia, Palau and the Marshall Islands can freely enter the United States under their island nations’ Compact of Free Association agreements, and Guam and Hawaii are their top destinations of choice, according to a ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 4:06 pm