Two more passengers from US add to CNMI's Covid-19 cases
June 4, 2020
USS Theodore Roosevelt completes carrier qualifications
Brace for yet another threat
Democrats to hold special election and caucus on June 6
Dr. Bwarenaba Kautu: The best of both worlds
Changing into scrubs, Guam guards fighting war against Covid-19
June 3, 2020
Falan issues third emergency declaration for Yap
Contact tracing: Using mobile technology to curb the spread of disease
June 2, 2020
When a mustard seed moved a mountain
Mili: Behind the charm of this idyllic atoll lie the scars of battle
February 27, 2018
By Ongerung Kambes Kesolei
Koror, Palau -- Special Prosecutor Steven Killelea has formally given notice of his resignation as Palau’s top prosecutor having served less than three years into his five-year term.
Mr. Killelea is re...
February 15, 2018
By Bernadette H. Carreon
President Tommy E. Remengesau Jr
Koror-- Palau President Tommy E. Remengesau is in the Philippines, awaiting a planned meeting with President Rodrigo Duterte.
A press statement issued by the office of...
February 14, 2018
A new patrol boat to Palau from Nippon and Sasakawa Foundation is being hailed as a boost in the fight against illegal fishing in the island-nation. The patrol boat, PSS Kedam, also amplifies Palau’...
December 15, 2017
Pacific Island Times Staff
It's been pending since 2010, but so far, there's no money to pay for it
It's been seven long years since Palau and the U.S. government signed off on the Palau Compact agreement, but despite its inclus...
December 12, 2017
Palau’s Ministry of Health has declared an end to the recent dengue outbreak in Palau, which has affected at least 490 people in the island-nation.
In a press statement, the ministry said since Novembe...
December 6, 2017
With the flip of a switch Thursday, Palau joins the world of high speed internet delivered through its new submarine fiber optic cable.
Belau Submarine Cable Corporation—a state-owned enterprise that...
December 5, 2017
Photo: Pacific Note
The Palau government’s case filed against the Philippine fish carrier, Gene 8 was dismissed last week due to lack of government witnesses.
The Attorney General’s Office filed a moti...
December 2, 2017
By Mar-Vic Cagurangan
The ocean is one big kitchen for tourists visiting Palau. Marine experts say the appetite for reef fish must be curbed.
"Dining habits are removing important fish species from local reefs, and it's i...
November 23, 2017
U.S. Coast Guard New Release
Seven fishermen are safe after their Japanese-flagged 50-foot fishing boat, the Gyotoku Maru No. 1, reportedly capsized 218 miles southwest of Palau.
The fishermen were rescued and transferred saf...
November 8, 2017
By Bernadette Carreon, Pacific Note
It's pretty clear that if you promise free replacement cell phones to Palauans, you'd better have the goods on hand.
In what appears to be a gigantic communications SNAFU in the Republic of Palau, the...