President of Palau to speak at GVSU -
President of Palau to speak at GVSUHollandSentinel.comTommy Remengesau, the president of Pacific island nation Palau and a 1979 GVSU graduate, will return to his alma mater to give a presentation on geopolitical issues. Remengesau led Palau in 2006 in becoming the first nation to ban bottom ocean trawling ...
Posted on 29 October 2017 | 12:00 am
Napu paddlers to defend titles vs Guam,
Saipan TribuneNapu paddlers to defend titles vs Guam, PalauSaipan TribuneNapu Outrigger Canoe Club's youth paddlers will be defending their titles against host Guam and Palau in this weekend's 19th Micronesia Cup at Matapang Beach. Napu's junior teams swept the Top 3 in the junior mix 500m, 1,500m, and long-distance ...
Posted on 26 October 2017 | 1:01 pm
MVA's Tan proposes meeting with Palau, Guam
MVA's Tan proposes meeting with Palau, Guam tourism officialsMarianas VarietyMARIANAS Visitors Authority board member Jerry Tan said tourism officials of Guam, the CNMI and Palau should meet and discuss programs beneficial to the region's tourism industry. Tan told the MVA board meeting on Monday said there have been many ...
Posted on 25 October 2017 | 8:45 am
WNBL Round 3 Wrap: Spanish legend sparks
Fox SportsWNBL Round 3 Wrap: Spanish legend sparks Dandenong's perfect weekend, Liz Cambage's ominous formFox SportsAfter a slow start to her 2017-18 WNBL campaign due to injury, star import guard Laia Palau not only showed why she's such a huge recruit for the Rangers, but also why she's one of the game's greats. The Spanish basketball legend, who captained her ...and more »
Posted on 23 October 2017 | 6:23 pm
Japanese to manage, expand Palau airport -
Radio New ZealandJapanese to manage, expand Palau airportRadio New ZealandJapan Airport Terminal, which operates Haneda airport in Tokyo, has entered into a joint venture with Palau International Airport Corporation. Palau's airport has a two-kilometre runway and receives mid-range jets. However the Japan Times reported ...
Posted on 17 October 2017 | 10:28 pm
Spectacular swimming spots: The world's 10
An aerial view of Jellyfish Lake in Palau. Photo: LUXTONNERRE/FLICKR.COM. No, it's not as bad as braving crocodile-infested waters, but we still don't savour the thought of diving into a pool full of jellyfish. For some reason, however, a swim in Palau's O ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:23 am
Obama left Israel in the cold when he
The Marshall Islands, Micronesia and Palau abstained. Only the US and Israel opposed. But less than two months after the last vote on the embargo, held at last year’s General Assembly in October, US President Barack Obama revealed in a surprise ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:12 am
Was Dropping the Atomic Bomb Necessary?
She organized her Imperial Army in the late 19th century and in short order acquired the Kurile Islands, the Ryukyus, China’s Liaodong Peninsula, Taiwan, the southern half of Sakhalin Island, Korea, the Marianas, the Carolines, the Marshalls, and Palau.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:00 am
India reaches into the South Pacific to
The Pacific Islands present were Fiji, Cook Islands, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu. Eleven of the tiny island nations were represented by their heads of state ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:26 am
U.S. senator: leverage buildup for Compact
Citizens of the Federated States of Micronesia, Palau and the Marshall Islands can freely enter the United States under their island nations’ Compact of Free Association agreements, and Guam and Hawaii are their top destinations of choice, according to a ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 4:06 pm