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The US Coast Guard will have an expanded right to board vessels in Palau's waters under a new maritime law enforcement agreement that comes after incursions by Chinese ships into the Pacific island…
The Palau president says the US military is "reactivating" airstrips built by the Japanese during World War II.
Marshall Islands seeks more compensation from the US for nuclear tests. Audio
Palau President's has unveiled some of the details of a new economic package under the re-negotiated provisions of the nation's Compact of Free Association with the US.
The United States needs to accelerate diplomatic "catch up" with the Pacific island region in the face of Chinese competition, a US diplomat said on Friday.
Palau has become the first Pacific Island country to enforce a total ban on vaping and E-Cigarettes. Audio
Palau's President Surangel Whipps Jr says diplomacy with China does not have to mean abandoning Taiwan. Audio
Palau is reminding Pacific nations that diplomacy with China does not need to mean abandoning Taiwan. Audio
Palau has outlawed e-cigarettes or "vaping" after President Surangel Whipps Jr signed a law for "a total ban on the import, advertising, sale, and use of e-cigarettes" on March 29.
There is excitement in the air in Palau as the first flight of a weekly service from Australia kicks off.
The President of the Republic of Palau is confident the Pacific Islands Forum will never be fractured again, a sentiment ecoed amongst Micronesian leaders following a summit last week. Audio
Palau and the Marshall Islands have signed memorandums of understanding earlier this month for their third Compacts of Free Association, leaving only the Federated States of Micronesia to sign. Audio
A new investigative report from the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) has exposed details of a Chinese Communist Party and Triad push for political influence in Palau. Audio
A new investigative report has exposed details of a Chinese communist party and triad push for political influence in Palau. Audio
Palau has raised the issue of its prized jellyfish and the economic impact of losing millions of them, during talks at Cop27 in Egypt.
America sending high ranked diplomats to Solomon Islands; research shows Palau reef heavily polluted with plastics; Tonga shuts prison ward after suspected second suicide; and New Zealand Navy…
The Pacific Freedom Forum says World Press Freedom Day is a significant milestone for Pacific region media.
After erecting a new tower Palau's state broadcaster has restored its AM radio service. Audio
The Our Ocean Conference opened this morning in Palau with more than 500 delegates from more than 80 nations taking part.
At least one member of the Fijian delegation to the 7th Our Ocean Conference has reportedly tested positive for Covid-19 on arrival to Palau.