Ocean management front and center for PNA
Ocean management front and center for PNA MinistersScoop.co.nz (press release)From 21-23 June, fisheries ministers from Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Nauru, Marshall Islands, Kiribati, Tuvalu and Tokelau will adopt policies governing the multi-billion dollar western and central Pacific ...and more »
Posted on 16 June 2017 | 10:57 pm
Tokelau launches its climate change strategy
Radio New ZealandTokelau launches its climate change strategy in New YorkRadio New ZealandStrengthening the coastline of Tokelau's three inhabited atolls against the impact of storm surges and rising sea levels is a key part of the territory's climate change strategy. Its 100 per cent reliance on solar energy is also a prominent feature of ...
Posted on 12 June 2017 | 1:06 am
Tokelau helicopter debacle linked to
Tokelau helicopter debacle linked to Polynesian Airlinesch-aviationThe tiny South Pacific island state of Tokelau, which is a dependent territory of New Zealand, has suspended two public servants over the unauthorised purchase of two helicopters worth "millions of dollars" in 2016, reports Asia Pacific Report (APR).
Posted on 6 June 2017 | 12:11 pm
Samoan airline deals at centre of Tokelau
Asia Pacific ReportSamoan airline deals at centre of Tokelau chopper purchaseAsia Pacific ReportTokelau's controversial helicopter buy was part of at least one major Samoan airline deal, along with plans for the establishment of a luxury hotel on the remote New Zealand-administered territory. In February, then Foreign Minister Murray McCully ...
Posted on 1 June 2017 | 4:12 pm
American Samoa tuna cannery closure prompts
Asia Pacific ReportAmerican Samoa tuna cannery closure prompts fisheries gifts to TokelauAsia Pacific ReportAfter the closure of one of its tuna canneries, American Samoa is looking to recover by giving away tonnes of the fish to its neighbours, a move welcomed by Tokelau. In December, tuna supply group Tri Marine indefinitely closed its Samoa Tuna ...and more »
Posted on 28 May 2017 | 2:28 pm
Spanish island’s run of four hours on 100%
Taibi said successful energy storage solutions can be found on islands across the globe including King Island in Australia, Tokelau in the Pacific, Pellworm in Germany, Samso in Denmark and Jeju in Korea. An important element of this is that new systems ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 3:23 am
Compare Money Transfers to Tokelau
If you need to transfer money to Tokelau from the UK or any other country worldwide, Exchange Rates UK provides you with the latest New Zealand Dollar exchange rate comparison. Whether you're looking for the best Pound to New Zealand Dollar exchange rate ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 10:00 am
Tokelau celebrates 150 years of Catholic
Tokelau is a non-self-governing territory of New Zealand. It comprises three coral atolls — Atafu, Nukunonu and Fakaofo — lying 500 kilometres north of Samoa. Tokelau has no airport and is serviced by a fortnightly ship from Apia, a journey which takes ...
Posted on 4 August 2015 | 10:02 am
Shipping, climate change on Tokelau 2015
Siopili Perez, who is the Faipule of Nukunonu, was inaugurated on Monday as Ulu, the Titular Head of Government, rotated among the leader of each atoll on an annual basis. Mr Perez says he aspires to ensure Tokelau has a culture of working together ...
Posted on 26 February 2015 | 5:31 pm
An Island (Tokelau) Powered 100% By Solar
By October of that year residents accomplished their goal, becoming the first country in the world to produce 100 percent of its electricity from the sun. Prior to 2012, Tokelau’s residents relied on three diesel-driven power stations, burning 200 liters ...
Posted on 5 October 2013 | 6:00 pm