CNMI to adopt locals-first hiring policy

CNMI employers planning to hire temporary foreign labor under the CW-1 program would have to obtain temporary certification justifying the recruitment of a non-U.S....

Pacific tuna stocks healthy, according to scientists

Scientists with the Pacific Community or SPC reported that Western and Central Pacific tuna stocks are healthy because of conservation measures implemented as part...
Kosrae Power Plant

Power plant key to Kosrae’s socio-economic boost

A new power plant opened in Kosrae in the Federated States of Micronesia as part of the upgrades to the state power infrastructure. With...
Construction workers

COFA-funded projects for the FSM in the pipeline

The Joint Economic Management Committee (JEMCO) of the Federated States of Micronesia convened its mid-year meeting recently in Chuuk state, discussing initiatives in education,...
Peter Christian

Outgoing FSM president remains in post until May

Outgoing Federated States of Micronesia President Peter Christian, whose administration was rocked by a bribery scandal involving his family, will remain president until Congress officials...

China Airlines to add another flight to Palau

Beginning June 1, China Airlines, Taiwan’s flag carrier, will add another direct flight to Palau in hopes of prompting more Taiwanese to visit the...

Taiwanese president inks coastguard agreement with Palau

Koror, Palau — Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen concludes a week-long tour of the region with the aim of strengthening diplomatic ties with Pacific island...

Decolonization official shares insight on Chuuk’s self-determination

When asked about the implications of Chuuk’s secession plan and its implications to Guam’s own self-determination efforts, Melvin Won Pat-Borja, Commission on Decolonization executive...

RMI court to hear illegal baby adoption case

The illegal adoption of babies born in the Republic of the Marshall Islands into the United States has become an industry. In a move...

CNMI public lands pushing for Pagan resettlement

After announcing agricultural homesteading opportunities in Pagan in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI), the government's Department of Public Lands said they...





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