Pacific Scoop

The Bougainville Referendum and The Fate of Melanesia

Article – Yamin Kogoya

The Bougainville Referendum and The Fate of Melanesia: Which Way, Big Man? By: Yamin Kogoya Read more »

NZ Salvation Army staff respond to Australian bush fires

Press Release – Salvation Army

The Salvation Army in New Zealand has sent an emergency response team to support evacuees and firefighters battling the Australian bush fires. A team of eight Salvation Army staff left New Zealand on the weekend bound for Perth. From there, they were … Read more »

Union shuts down bus drivers’ strike, scapegoats migrants

Article – Socialist Equality Group

By Tom Peters, Socialist Equality Group 6 January 2019, original url Read more »

Weathering new technology in Tonga

Press Release – NIWA

There are about 800km between the southern and northern tips of Tonga – and a lot of ocean. Read more »

Full New Year Honours List 2020

Press Release – Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

The Queen has been pleased, on the celebration of the New Year, to make the following appointments to The New Zealand Order of Merit: Read more »

Social entrepreneurs & innovation leads Pacific contribution

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Minister for Pacific Peoples Aupito William Sio says the New Year 2020 Honours List highlights the valuable contribution Pacific social entrepreneurs and innovators make to New Zealand, the Pacific region and the world. Read more »

Fire and Emergency honours’ recipients congratulated

Press Release – Fire and Emergency NZ

Fire and Emergency New Zealand Chief Executive, Rhys Jones has congratulated six firefighters from Warkworth, Rotorua, Whanganui, Kirwee (Canterbury), Nuhaka (Hawkes Bay) and Wanaka, who were named in the New Years Honours list released today. Read more »

Measles case on Samoa to Auckland flight

Press Release – Auckland Regional Public Health Service

Auckland Regional Public Health Service (ARPHS) has been notified of a passenger with measles on a flight from Samoa to Auckland last week. ARPHS Medical Officer of Health Dr Maria Poynter says people who may have been exposed on this flight should … Read more »

Pacific Divas on Prime

Press Release – Pacific Media Network

Pacific Media Network is delighted to announce that Kiwi viewers will have another chance to watch Aotearoas first ever Pacific Divas National Identity Tour on Prime on Boxing Day. Read more »

New Zealand Hops confirms Craig Orr as new Chief Executive

Press Release – NZ Hops

Food and beverage industry leader, Craig Orr, is confirmed as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of New Zealand Hops Ltd (NZHL). Read more »