Over a third of Ni-Vanuatu don't have access
Radio New ZealandOver a third of Ni-Vanuatu don't have access to banksRadio New ZealandA new survey from the Reserve Bank of Vanuatu has found more than a third of the adult population do not have access to banks. The Vanuatu Daily Post reports the results of a survey were released at an economic symposium in Port Vila this week.
Posted on 18 May 2017 | 12:11 pm
Qantas and Air Vanuatu resume Port Vila
Qantas and Air Vanuatu resume Port Vila codesharech-aviationAir Vanuatu (NF, Port Vila) has announced the resumption of a codeshare partnership with Qantas (QF, Sydney Kingsford Smith) on Port Vila flights starting June 15. A previous codeshare between the two carriers was suspended in January 2016 due to ...
Posted on 18 May 2017 | 7:06 am
Vanuatu woman stabs attacker on bus - Radio
Radio New ZealandVanuatu woman stabs attacker on busRadio New ZealandA woman in Vanuatu has reportedly stabbed a man twice in an act of self-defence after he sexually assaulted her on a bus. The Vanuatu Daily Post said the incident happened one night in April as the woman went home. The man sat next to the woman and ...
Posted on 18 May 2017 | 12:17 am
NDMO Vanuatu TC Donna Situation Report No.
ReliefWebNDMO Vanuatu TC Donna Situation Report No. 7, 17 May 2017ReliefWebTropical Cyclone Donna moved in a westerly direction passing north of the Vanuatu group within 50-100km the Torres islands in Torba Province as a Category 3 system. The system continued west, before turning south, gathering strength to become a ...
Posted on 17 May 2017 | 8:27 am
Qantas to resume services to Vanuatu - Radio
Radio New ZealandQantas to resume services to VanuatuRadio New ZealandFrom 15 June Qantas will resume its codeshare arrangements with Air Vanuatu. In a statement, Air Vanuatu's chief executive Joseph Laloyer said the partnership with Qantas was greatly valued and extended to maintenance contracts, marketing and ground ...One-third of adults in Vanuatu are financially excludedScoop.co.nz (press release)Vanuatu World CupRadio Australiaall 5 news articles »
Posted on 16 May 2017 | 7:39 pm
Vanuatu struggling in the wake of Pam
A subsistence economy has made Vanuatu particularly vulnerable in the wake of Cyclone Pam.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 3:58 pm
Vanuatu tourism takes beating from Cyclone
HASHTAG Vanuatu Still Smiles has become the catchphrase to sum up the locals’ resilience.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 12:21 pm
BT, Intelsat and ITC Global Donate Emergency
As communities in the South Pacific Islands of Vanuatu grapple with major devastation and severe power and communications outages left in the wake of Cyclone Pam, Intelsat, BT Group, and ITC Global have donated satellite capacity, equipment and manpower.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 7:33 am
Vanuatu: One month on since Cyclone Pam
More than 50,000 children in Vanuatu still need urgent help one month on from Cyclone Pam, says Save the Children.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 9:08 pm
Vanuatu: thousands remain in need of water,
Port Vila, Vanuatu (10 April 2015) – Almost one month after Cyclone Pam came through the archipelago of Vanuatu, the Government-led response is in urgent need of funding to continue basic humanitarian relief efforts such as food, safe drinking water and shelter.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 4:28 pm
Cayman cricketers head to England
Cayman is the top seed in Group B along with Norway, Saudi Arabia and Vanuatu. Chris Palmer has been retained as team captain and Troy Taylor as vice captain. The team combines a blend of youth and experience, including seasoned veteran Ryan Bovell and ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:24 pm
Scholarship recipient plans to help Vanuatu
Eden Tilby has been selected as the recipient of one of this year's World Vision and Sanitarium Senior Scholarships and plans to use the knowledge gained to help those in Vanuatu. The Bethlehem College Year-12 student will travel to Auckland in October for ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:00 pm
Wantok Futsal Final long Vanuatu
Ol team em bai pilai long despla kompetisan ikam long Vanuatu, Solomon Islands na New Caledonia Ol laen isave bihaenim na sapotim soka long Vanuatu bai gat planti sans long lukim oa harim kavarej blong ol faenol blong tupela futbol code we bai gohet long ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:28 pm
How Vanuatu people survived a category five
Vanuatu, or the Republic of Vanuatu (estimated population of 267,000), is an Oceania island nation located in the South Pacific Ocean, 2,000 km northwest of the Australian city of Brisbane. The archipelago, which span more than 12,000 square kilometers ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:58 am
Vanuatu after Cyclone Pam
On 13 March 2015, Cyclone Pam tore through Vanuatu. The category five storm caused widespread damage throughout the archipelago, leaving thousands of people homeless and destroying most crops. In Vanuatu’s capital Port Vila, on the main island Efate ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 10:12 am
Strong quake rattles Pacific's Vanuatu; no
A strong earthquake has shaken the South Pacific island nation of Vanuatu without causing major damage.
Posted on 27 February 2013 | 8:15 pm
Strong earthquake strikes near Vanuatu in
A strong earthquake has rattled the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu. There are no immediate reports of damage or injuries, and no tsunami alert has been issued.
Posted on 5 July 2012 | 8:08 pm
Magnitude-6.5 quake shakes Vanuatu
A magnitude-6.5 earthquake rattled the Pacific island nation of Vanuatu on Sunday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.
Posted on 14 April 2012 | 4:14 pm
South Pacific nation of Vanuatu hit by large
The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 6.7 earthquake has hit the South Pacific island nation of Vanuatu. There are no reports of damage or injuries.
Posted on 9 March 2012 | 12:28 am
Island nation of Vanuatu jolted by several
The South Pacific island nation of Vanuatu continues to be jolted by several moderate to strong earthquakes after a magnitude 7.1 temblor hit last week.
Posted on 5 February 2012 | 6:34 pm