The head of Papua New Guinea's public broadcaster has been elected as president of the Pacific Islands News Association.
Kora Nou was elected as the new president at PINA's fifth biennial summit in Tonga last week.
He takes over from Vanuatu's Moses Stevens, who held the position for ten years.
Mr Nou is the PNG National Broadcasting Corporation's Acting Managing Director.
Katalina Tohi of Tonga was elected vice president.