Radio Australia Pacific Beat

Vanuatu radio station says government claims are false

Tue, 15 Jan 2013 16:42:26 +1100

 

A radio station in Vanuatu says government claims it doesn’t have a licence and that it’s broadcast one-sided information are wrong.

 

Samoa disagrees with Australia over Fiji

Tue, 15 Jan 2013 16:41:29 +1100

 

Samoa’s prime minister says he doesn’t agree with Australian foreign minister Bob Carr’s sympathetic approach to Fiji’s coup installed military government.

 

Solomon Islands’ teachers set pay increase deadline

Tue, 15 Jan 2013 15:19:59 +1100

 

The Solomon Islands’ Teachers Asssociation has given the national government till the end of this week, to pay its members a promised increase in pay, or it will take industrial action.

 

Pacific East Asia team record best ever result in Australian country cricket championships

Tue, 15 Jan 2013 10:33:19 +1100

 

This week the Australian Country Cricket Championships have wrapped up in in the Queensland city of Bundaberg.

 

ACTU disappointed at Carr’s sympathy for Fiji interim government

Tue, 15 Jan 2013 10:33:05 +1100

 

Australia’s trade union movement is disappointed by Foreign Minister Bob Carr’s sympathetic statements about Fiji.