Tuesday, April 16th, 2019
Nuku’alofa – April 16, 2019: 9am (Nuku’alofa Times): Nothing is impossible if the heart is willing.
New York, United States of America – April 15, 2019: 4pm (UN NEWS CENTRE): “Uneven growth, rising debt levels, possible upticks in financial volatility, and heightened global trade tensions” are hampering progress on reaching the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), UN chief António Guterres told the Forum on Financing for Development on Monday, during what he called “a critical moment” to “accelerate action for sustainable development”.
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea – April 16, 2019: 6am (THE NATIONAL): Papua New Guinea’s Managing director of Climate Change Development Authority Ruel Yamuna said climate change remained the single greatest threat to the livelihoods, security and wellbeing of Pacific Island people.
Nadi, Fiji – April 15, 2019: 9.10pm (KACIFIC): Kacific Broadband Satellites Group (Kacific) has signed a 15 year agreement with Tonga Satellite Limited, a Tongan government company, to provide high speed broadband via satellite to the Pacific Island nation.
Fiji led 19-0 at the break and first the time this season a team which held the halftime lead went on to lose the final. Singapore – April 15, 2019: 9pm (Citizen.co.za): South Africa recovered from a 19-point deficit to stun defending champions Fiji and win the World Rugby Sevens Series tournament in Singapore on Sunday.