FSM and RMI port projects get a $71.6M boost from World Bank

The World Bank has approved around $71.6 million worth of grant funding for maritime projects in the Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic...

IOC president visits Palau

Palau - Aside from Guam, International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach also visited the National Olympic Committees in Palau and Papua New Guinea. Palau President...

Some FAS citizens report challenges in getting REAL ID-compliant licenses

Media reports have surfaced that Freely Associated States (FAS) citizens living in certain U.S. jurisdictions have experienced challenges in getting REAL ID-compliant licenses and...

USDOL approves CNMI wage survey

CNMI - The U.S. Department of Labor has approved the CNMI Occupational Wage Survey submitted a few weeks ago. This survey covers 84 different...

In less than a week, North Korea conducts second missile test

Guam - The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) reportedly fired two short-range missiles toward the sea on Thursday, according to South Korean military...

Yap legislature turns down call to expel American journalist

The Yap State Legislature in the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) has reportedly rejected a call by a traditional council of chiefs to expel...

Palau pursues food security commitment

Palau is choosing to go local by pursuing a national commitment promoting reef conservation through  local pelagic fishing, human wellness, and healthy traditional food...

North Korea missiles no immediate threat to Guam, according to homeland security

Guam - Following reports that North Korea fired several short-range projectiles from its east coast on Saturday morning, the Offices of Guam Homeland Security...

New green fund launched for small island nations

Fiji - An environmental trust fund has been created to support climate change and disaster resilience projects of small island developing nations.  The Asian Development...

Palau eyes 2nd submarine cable investment

Palau - The Government of Palau plans to bring a second submarine cable to the island to strengthen its current telecommunication services. The government...





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