Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

 

New governor of Reserve Bank of Fiji appointed

Call for Reserve Bank Deputy Governor- Arif Ali

SUVA, Fiji – September 12: 4.12pm (FBC NEWS): Faizul Arif Ali has been appointed the Governor of the Reserve Bank for a term of five years.


Pacific community hit hardest by Auckland mumps outbreak

mumps outbreak

AUCKLAND, New Zealand – September 12: 4.05pm (STUFF NZ): Auckland’s largest mumps outbreak in years is affecting the Pacific Island community worst.


PNG Opposition MPs cross floor to join Government

Pangu Pati leader Sam Basil has joined the PNG Government with 11 other party MPs

PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea-September 12: 4pm (POST COURIER): Twelve members of Papua New Guinea’s oldest political party Pangu has defected to the Government, leaving four on the Opposition bench.


PM lied says Lord Tu’ivakano

PM Pohiva and Lord Tu'ivakano

NUKU’ALOFA-September 12: 3.43pm (Nuku’alofa Times): Prime Minister Akilisi Pohiva lied to the people of Tonga and the world when he claimed former Deputy Prime Minister Siaosi Sovaleni and Finance Minister Tevita Lavemaau had known about the King’s plan to dissolve Parliament last month.