Tuesday, March 26th, 2019
By Essam Yassin Mohammed | International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) New York, USA – March 26, 2019: 4.48pm (Reuters): The health of the high seas impacts the livelihoods and safety of vulnerable coastal communities in least developed countries.
Rarotonga, Cook Islands – March 26, 2019: 4.40pm (COOK ISLANDS NEWS): The Cook Islands government has posted a surplus of $23.63 million (US$16.34 million), which is about 54 per cent higher than the estimated sum for the second quarter of the 2018/19 financial year ending December 31, 2018.
Wellington, New Zealand – March 26, 2019: 4.25pm (OTAGO DAILY TIMES): New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has announced that a Royal Commission of Inquiry will be held into the Christchurch mosques terror attack.
Nuku’alofa – March 26, 2019: 4.15pm (Nuku’alofa Times): His Majesty King Tupou VI has called on investigations into claims made against Prime Minister Akilisi Pohiva and some of his Cabinet Ministers in petitions handed to the Royal Palace Office last month.