Palau senior citizens meet their Saipan
Palau senior citizens meet their Saipan counterpartsMarianas VarietyTHE senior citizens from Palau who participated in the recently concluded Flame Tree Arts Festival met their Saipan counterparts at the Senior Citizens Center in Chinatown on Monday. Led by Palau Aging Office chief Apolinia Augustine, the 10-member ...and more »
Posted on 24 April 2017 | 10:05 am
Palau participates in Flame Tree Arts
Palau participates in Flame Tree Arts FestivalMarianas VarietyTEN delegates from Palau led by Aging Office chief Apolinia Augustine were on island to participate in the 36th Flame Tree Arts Festival at the Garapan Fishing Base. Palau Minister of Finance Elbuchel Sadang, who was here to attend the Pacific Islands ...and more »
Posted on 23 April 2017 | 10:15 am
Palau Chamber of Commerce sceptical over
Radio New ZealandPalau Chamber of Commerce sceptical over residency offerRadio New ZealandPalau's Chamber of Commerce says advertising on a Chinese website offering houses for sale in Palau complete with the right to live in the Pacific nation for up to 99-years is likely to be misleading. The Island Times reported that the ad offers buyers ...
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 2:30 pm
Chinese ad offers homes in Palau and US
Radio New ZealandChinese ad offers homes in Palau and US accessRadio New ZealandThe Island Times reported that the advertisement offers a Palau Residence Permit as well as direct access to the US after one to two years. The ad also offered an easy visa application process from Palau to other countries including Japan, South Korea ...
Posted on 19 April 2017 | 6:54 pm
Palau delegation to showcase handicrafts at
Palau delegation to showcase handicrafts at Flame Tree Arts FestivalMarianas VarietyThe 11 delegates led by Apolonia Agustin, director of Palau's aging center, arrived on Monday, according to Palau Consul to Saipan Eileen Kintol. “They brought handicrafts with them which they will sell at the festival site,” she added. The delegation ...
Posted on 18 April 2017 | 9:41 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