Remembering WWII while fighting a new 'war'

July 3, 2020

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Monday, May 4, 2020

Rarotonga, Cook Islands--World Press Freedom Day 2020 brings us back to the heart of journalism, and more than ever, in the age of misinformation and Covid-19 disruption, that heart is ethics. And just as hearts are meaningless without the bodies they inhabit, ethics w...

Monday, October 15, 2018

Koror (Pacific Note)-- A senior United States official said on Friday that Palau’s relationship with Taiwan is valuable in keeping stability in the region.

China’s growing influence in the Pacific has been a cause of concern with both Beijing and Taipei vying for diplom...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Judge admonishes millionaire's son, who is facing 30 years in jail if he skips stateside treatment for drug addiction

Koror -- DHL Heir Larry Imeong Hillbroom is allowed to go off-island to seek drug rehabilitation after Palau Associate Justice Lourdes Materne in Tuesda...

Friday, July 20, 2018

Hillblom heir jailed for violating plea deal

Koror- DHL Larry Hillblom multi-millionaire heir Larry Imeong Hillbroom, after more than two days on the run, was apprehended at his girlfriend’s house at 1 p.m. Friday, according to the Palau Attorney General’s Office.


Saturday, June 16, 2018

 Koror —  Tying the knot in paradise is a dream wedding for many couples — especially the Japanese — and with the rise in the popularity of destination weddings worldwide, Palau seeks to tap into this niche market. Efforts are being made to market the Pacific nation as...

Monday, June 4, 2018

Australia’s Foreign Minister Julie Bishop handed the check to Palau State Minister of State Rehuher-Marugg for the Palau Pledge Initiative. Photo by Bernadette Carreon

Koror — The Australian government has donated US$60,000 to Palau in support of the Pacific nation’s ec...

Monday, May 7, 2018

   Koror — Palau has the makings to become a top world tourist destination. That’s the view being promoted by its president, Tommy Remengesau Jr. through both rhetoric and government policy. While other countries squander their resources, Palau is committed to protecti...

Sunday, May 6, 2018

Koror — Debbie Remengesau is not your ordinary first lady. On any day she will tell you she loves her role as keeper of her home, as wife to her husband, mother to their children and grandmother to her grandchildren, but she has often worked in the shadows of her bette...

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Koror- Palau President Tommy Remengesau Jr. said the tourism industry is facing challenges ahead but it will stay on course its policy to moderate mass tourism in favor of high-value tourism that focuses on niche markets.

“We must stay the course and implement our visio...

Monday, March 19, 2018

  Koror — In the Western and Central Pacific, fisheries management is crucial in ensuring healthy fish stocks and the well-being of marine ecosystems.  According to the PEW Charitable Trust, tuna catches in these waters totaled an estimated 2.7 million metric tons in 2...

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