• VT5 million-plus a vehicle each for the 52 MPs There are allegations that the Chinese Government has made arrangments to deposit VT5 million each into the 52 MPs of Parliament bank accounts and also give each member of Parliament a private vehicle. Reliable sources have told YTS News that the Chinese have made the offer after a proposal put forward by the Parliament Privilege Committee ...
  • OXFAM funding Politic’s in Vanuatu Amidst the current uproar over the NGO, Oxfam International in Vanuatu part in the march for quotas that were taken to the Vanuatu Government, new information is surfacing which greatly questions the role of Oxfam, as an NGO, in Vanuatu. Despite the many community works and initiatives, of which Oxfam has carried out throughout the ...
  • Australian Foreign Affairs Minister to visit the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu Marise Payne the Australian Foreign Affairs Minister will visit the Solomon Islands on 30 October and Vanuatu from 31 October to 1 November to progress key initiatives under Australia’s Pacific Step-up and reaffirm Australia’s longstanding partnerships with both countries. Payne’s visits will provide an opportunity to reiterate Australia’s commitment to supporting security, stability, and prosperity ...
  • AUSTRALIA’S SUPPORT FOR WOMEN’S RADIO STATION IN VANUATU Australia is supporting the establishment of a powerful new voice on the ni-Vanuatu airwaves – Femme Pawa 99FM, the radio station run by women, for women. I was pleased to join Prime Minister Charlot Salwai to launch the station on Thursday in Port Vila and announce Australia’s support for this important initiative by Vanuatu Broadcasting ...
  • WESTERN SYDNEY INTERNATIONAL TERMINAL PLANS REVEALED Australia has been given its first look at Western Sydney International (Nancy-Bird Walton) Airport with today’s release of the first design images. The design is the next step in Western Sydney International taking shape, with major earthworks set to commence next year that will lead to the construction of runways, roads, rail and the terminal. ...
VNPF ANNOUNCES FORUM DATES
The Vanuatu National Provident Fund (VNPF) is organizing a members forum on the 11th of December, 2019, in Port Vila and on the 12th of December, on Luganville, Santo. VNPF has stated the purpose of the ..
VNPF GM THREATEN’S TO STOP VNPF STAFF FROM USING MOBILE ..
COI & VNPF AUDIT NOT YET RELEASED DESPITE PUBLIC OUTCRY The Vanuatu National Provident Fund (VNPF) is planning another open forum on Wednesday, the 11th of December, 2019, to provide answers to the public on concerns ..
A NEW WALK BY THE UPE
The plight for freedom or Independence has had a lot of heroic tales but at times there is one exceptional story that does hold the essence of the people and does remain as a true memory ..
TABI SPENT VT320 MILLION FROM AFIC TO BENEFIT HIS OWN ..
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Tourism and Trade Jotham Napat has advised investors in the failed Apma Financial Investment Centre that they are unlikely to see their deposits returned. “What we have learned since the ..