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  • Kiribati Sports Official Upset As National Games Postponed 27 Apr 2017 02:43 Pacific Islands Development Program Preparations for 2013 South Pacific Games may be affected AUCKLAND, New Zealand (The Kiribati Independent, Sept. 6, 2012) – A senior officer at the Kiribati National Olympic Committee in Tarawa is disappointed with government's decision to cancel this …
  • Growing Crops On Kiribati Difficult, Not Impossible 09 Apr 2017 23:45 Pacific Islands Development Program Farms, gardens are growing in popularity WELLINGTON, New Zealand (Radio New Zealand International, Sept. 28, 2015) – Farms and gardens are growing in popularity in Kiribati despite assertions the country has hardly any fruit. An i-Kiribati man, Ioane …
  • Kiribati Government Denies President Is Supporter Of Russian Investment Plan 31 Mar 2017 03:12 Pacific Islands Development Program Bakov claims 'only the Australian ambassador was opposed' to reestablishment of Romanov Empire  WELLINGTON, New Zealand (Radio New Zealand International, March 30, 2017) – The government of Kiribati has strongly rejected claims by a Russian …
  • Water, water, everywhere, but not a drop to drink: Adapting to life in climate change-hit Kiribati 20 Mar 2017 21:36 Relief Web March 21, 2017 Rainwater harvesting systems can provide safer and more reliable access to water for many people in Kiribati. This is just one of the activities being rolled out through the Kiribati Adaptation Program to help local communities better …
  • New aviation service link for Air Kiribati 19 Mar 2017 04:34 Fiji Times Update: 4:22PM AIR Kiribati and Solomon Airlines have signed an agreement establishing a new aviation service linking Tarawa with Honiara in the Solomon Islands, Brisbane in Australia and Nadi in Fiji. The agreement holds even more significance for the …
  • Grappling With The Bomb: Britain’s Nuclear Testing In Kiribati 15 Mar 2017 02:24 Pacific Islands Development Program       Grappling With The Bomb: Britain’s Nuclear Testing In Kiribati By Nic Maclellan March 7, 2017 Under Operation Grapple, the United Kingdom conducted nine atmospheric nuclear tests in 1957-8 in the British Gilbert and Ellice Islands Colony - today, …
  • Kiribati rejects Russian 02 Mar 2017 05:32 Fiji Times AUCKLAND - Russian businessman Anton Bakov says the struggle will continue to set up the Romanov Empire after last week's rejection by Kiribati. The Government turned down his investment plan under which he wanted to lease three uninhabited islands in …
  • Kiribati President Says Land In Fiji Ready For Agriculture Development 27 Feb 2017 15:52 Pacific Islands Development Program Mamau plans to development kava, vegetable farms By Serafina Silaitoga SUVA, Fiji (Fiji Times, Jan. 18, 2017) – Kiribati President Taneti Mamau has assured that development plans for the new piece of land purchased by his Government in Cakaudrove would …
  • Kiribati rejects 'Romanov revival' plan 27 Feb 2017 09:27 BBC Image copyright NASA Image caption Millennium Island is one of the islands on Mr Bakov's radar The Pacific island nation of Kiribati has rejected a Russian businessman's proposal to use three of its islands to revive the Russian monarchy. Anton …
  • Kiribati Government Rejects Russian's Island Proposal 27 Feb 2017 01:56 Pacific Islands Development Program Government balked at transferral of sovereign rights over the three Southern Line islands as a prerequisite to investing WELLINGTON, New Zealand (Radio New Zealand International, February 24, 2017) – Kiribati has rejected a proposal by a Russian …