19 hrs ago
PM Lilo Thrilled with Solomons Support For French ...
Prime Minister Gordon Darcy Lilo is thrilled that the United Nations General Assembly has voted to place French Polynesia back on the UN decolonization list and requested the French government facilitate rapid progress towards a self determination process.
23 hrs ago
Give Falklands and Gibraltar their own MP, says Nigel Farage: UKIP...
Nigel Farage has said the voices of overseas territories are dangerously 'muted' in Britain and they should be allowed to elect their own MP The Falklands, Gibraltar and Britain's other overseas territories should be given a seat in the Commons, Nigel Farage said yesterday.
Sun May 19, 2013
General Assembly adds French Polynesia to UN decolonization list
Although France had undertaken to furnish information on French Polynesia in 1946, along with New Caledonia, this transmittal of information stopped the following year, as stated by the delegate of the Solomon Islands.
Sat May 18, 2013
Buenos Aires Herald
Argentina urges the United Nations to revise decolonization process
The government today questioned the UK after its negative vote at the United Nations General Assembly "to place French Polynesia back on the UN list of territories that should be decolonised." Additionally, the government renewed its claim over the sovereignty of the Malvinas Islands territory.
Thu May 16, 2013
Starwood Hawaii's Keith Vieira to retire at the end of this year
Keith Vieira, Starwood Hotels & Resorts' senior vice president of operations for Hawaii and French Polynesia, seen here in this 2010 file photo, is retiring at the end of the year.
Sun May 12, 2013
Explore More of Tahiti's Hidden Island Paradise for just $80
New Zealand travellers can now see more of Tahiti for less, with a new deal from Air Tahiti Nui, the international airline of Tahiti, and domestic partner Air Tahiti.
Tahitia s high unemployment, economic issues drive ...
Despite veteran politician Gaston Flosse's court case controversies , his Tahoeraa Huiraatira party has regained power in French Polynesia because a majority of 62,000 voters believe it could handle the economic crisis better than pro-independence leader Oscar Temaru's party.
Wed May 08, 2013
Gaston Flosse back as president for Polynesia, but tenure dubious
Veteran anti-independence leader Gaston Flosse is back in charge in French Polynesia , but ongoing corruption charges mean that his tenure is far from assured.
Tue May 07, 2013
Food lovers' guide to the French Polynesian islands
The French Polynesian islands aren't just home to the most beautiful lagoons and views in the world, they are home to some of the best food too! Mostly French-inspired with a fresh, South Pacific twist, the food is innovative and unbelievably fresh.
Thu May 02, 2013
Travel World News
Up to $2,550 in Savings on Paul Gauguin Cruises Europe and Tahiti Sailings
Paul Gauguin Cruises, operator of the highest-rated and longest continually sailing luxury cruise ship in the South Pacific, the m/s Paul Gauguin, and its new ship, the m/v Tere Moana, is offering savings on select 2013 Tahiti, French Polynesia & South Pacific voyages and European sailings when booked between April 29 and May 11, 2013.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Vacation Under Water
Ever dreamed of adventures deep underwater following in the footsteps of Captain Nemo in Jules Verne's novel 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea? Imagine spending a vacation in an underwater hotel.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Travel Mindset Helps Travelers Live in the Travel Moment
The site launched today, and offers intelligent travel writing that truly inspires.