Vanuatu Newswire

Vanuatu Newswire

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  1. Vanuatu Independence DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | State Department

    On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I offer our warmest congratulations to the people of Vanuatu on your Independence Day this July 30. The United States and Vanuatu continue to cooperate on key global issues after nearly 30 years of close diplomatic relations. We are proud to have 59 Peace Corps volunteers serving in Vanuatu, directly contributing to Vanuatu's economic sustainability and future progress.

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  2. Venice premieres for three Oz filmsRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 26 | Inside Film

    ... Sydney Film Festival will open here next March via Roadshow. Based on a true story and filmed on Tanna island near Vanuatu with a non-professional cast, Tanna (formerly Taboo) will screen in competition in Venice Critics' Week. The plot follows ...

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  3. Light show - Sun, 26 Jul 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... lava glittering as it falls from the sky. At just 1,184 feet elevation, the volcano on the Pacific archipelago of Vanuatu is particularly accessible, and spectacularly active. Some have dubbed it the world's friendliest volcano, although its primal ...

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  4. Vanuatu committed to furthering ties with China: officialsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Xinhuanet

    Vanuatu is committed to furthering ties with China, the Pacific island country's political parties and government officials have told a visiting goodwill delegation of the Communist Party of China . The delegation, led by Xu Lvping, vice minister of the International Department of the Central Committee of CPC, paid a goodwill visit to Vanuatu from Monday to Wednesday, meeting with Sato Kilman, leader of the People's Progress Party and prime minister; Moana Carcasses, leader of the Green Confederation and deputy prime minister, as well as others.

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  5. Up close: Vanuatu volcano puts on a glittering, primal showRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | The Janesville Gazette

    Vanuatu: . Most accommodation providers on Tanna will help arrange transport from the airport to the volcano, as well as transport and guide services on the volcano.

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  6. Vanuatu's Yasur lets spectators get up-close look at its frequent displaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | The Columbian

    ... the lava glittering as it falls from the sky. At 1,184 feet in elevation, the volcano on the Pacific archipelago of Vanuatu is particularly accessible, and spectacularly active. Some have dubbed it the world's friendliest volcano, although its ...

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  7. Opposition says political reform needed, not media...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Scoop

    PORT VILA ( Vanuatu Daily Post/Radio New Zealand International/Pacific Media Watch) : Vanuatu's Opposition says Prime Minister Sato ...

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  8. Donated building supplies arrive in VanuatuRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Marlborough Express

    Vanuatu appeal co-ordinators Jeanette Walker, of Crossroads, and Lindsay Parkinson, of Wairau River Wines with Blenheim-based Vanuatu seasonal workers helping load the 40 foot container bound for Tanna Island in April. A shipping container full of building supplies and medical equipment donated by Marlborough residents and businesses to Vanuatu villagers has arrived in the island's capital, Port Vila.

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  9. Vanuatu volcano puts on a glittering, primal showRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Stuff.co.nz

    It's constantly hissing, fussing and belching, but every half hour or so, Yasur volcano sends up a tremendous spurt of lava and a boom so loud it is deafening on the crater rim and can be heard for miles. At an elevation of just 361 metres, the volcano on the Pacific archipelago of Vanuatu is particularly accessible, and spectacularly active.

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  10. Up close: Vanuatu volcano puts on a glittering, primal showRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this June 1, 2015 photo, Yasur volcano erupts on Tanna Island in Vanuatu. It's constantly hissing, fussing and belching, but every half hour or so Yasur volcano sends up a tremendous spurt of lava and a boom so loud it is deafening on the crater rim and can be heard for miles.

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  11. For an up-close volcano experience, Oceanian island nation Vanuatu puts on a glittering, primal showRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Edmonton Journal

    In this June 1, 2015 photo, Yasur volcano erupts on Tanna Island in Vanuatu. It's constantly hissing, fussing and belching, but every half hour or so Yasur volcano sends up a tremendous spurt of lava and a boom so loud it is deafening on the crater rim and can be heard for miles.

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  12. For an up-close volcano experience, Vanuatu puts on a glittering showRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Canada.com

    In this June 1, 2015 photo, Yasur volcano erupts on Tanna Island in Vanuatu. It's constantly hissing, fussing and belching, but every half hour or so Yasur volcano sends up a tremendous spurt of lava and a boom so loud it is deafening on the crater rim and can be heard for miles.

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  13. Vanuatu archipelago home to 'world's friendliest volcano'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | The Chronicle-Telegram

    TANNA ISLAND, Vanuatu - It's constantly hissing, fussing and belching, but every half hour or so Yasur volcano sends up a tremendous spurt of lava and a boom so loud it is deafening on the crater rim and can be heard for miles.

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  14. Up close: Vanuato volcanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... as it falls from the sky. At just 361 meters (1,184 feet) elevation, the volcano on the Pacific archipelago of Vanuatu is particularly accessible, and spectacularly active. Some have dubbed it the world's friendliest volcano, although its primal ...

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  15. Wary of climate change, Vanuatu villagers seek higher groundRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 12 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this Tuesday, June 2, 2015, photo, a woman weaves a mat in a village on Tanna Island in Vanuatu. Tanna Island was particularly hard hit by Cyclone Pam, which struck in March.

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  16. Manawatu Muslim extends sustainable charity for Vanuatu villageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Manawatu Standard

    As part of an emphasis on helping the needy in the Muslim month of Ramadan, Emilie Vallee has set her sights on Vanuatu. One Palmerston North veterinarian is giving the "best kind of charity" to help the needy in the Pacific Islands as part of her Zakat al-Fitr.

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  17. Obama nominates Peter Bodde as new ambassador to LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | Big News Network.com

    ... Ebert-Gray as ambassador to the Independent State of Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands and the Republic of Vanuatu; Dennis Hankins as ambassador to the Republic of Guinea; and Elisabeth Millard as ambassador to the Republic of Tajikistan. In the ...

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  18. President Obama's latest appointments and I wish the best in...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 7 | GretaWire

    President Obama's latest appointments and I wish the best in particular to Ambassador Peter William Bodde - click to see A Catherine Ebert-Gray - Ambassador to the Independent State of Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, and the Republic of Vanuatu, Department of State President Obama said, "I am grateful that these talented and dedicated individuals have agreed to take on these important roles and devote their talents to serving the American people. I look forward to working with them."

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  19. Micronesia suffer yet another humiliating defeat as they are thumped 46-0 by VanuatuRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | Daily Mail

    ... flourish? The Federated States of Micronesia suffered their third record defeat when they were thrashed 46-0 by Vanuatu in an Olympic qualifying tournament on Tuesday. Micronesia, making their first appearance at an Oceania Football Confederation ...

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  20. Vanuatu's PM On West Papua And MSG Move On JakartaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | Scoop

    Vanuatu's Prime Minister, Sato Kilman, has spoken for the first time since being voted back into office three weeks ago and the vote by the Melanesian Spearhead Group Leaders Summit on the West Papuan application for membership at their meeting in Honiara, Solomon Islands, nearly two weeks ago. Kilman broke his silence on the subject while addressing church leaders at the National Bible Week Prayer Breakfast for Leaders on Saturday morning at the Palms Resort in Port Vila.

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