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Australia’s vaccine diplomacy can prevent China’s incursion in Pacific islands

Prime Minister Scott Morrison stated on Sunday that Australia was able to prevent a Chinese "incursion" into the Pacific islands by meeting with leaders...

EU removes Vanuatu from Visa Waiver list, who to blame?

In a major development, the European Council has expelled Vanuatu from the EU’s Visa Waiver List.

Vanuatu: Special Task Force meant to handle CBI Programme fail to solve issues flagged by EU

A special task force formed by Vanuatu to guide the government on steps to satisfy the European Commission has dramatically failed.

Vanuatu flunked to meet international standards of Citizenship by Investment Programme

Vanuatu again faces new difficulties after international advisory firm suspended contract to work with the Citizenship by Investment Unit.

Australian Open: Navratilova slams Peng Shuai T-shirt ban

Martina Navratilova, a retired tennis player, has slammed the Australian Open's decision to prohibit T-shirts supporting Chinese player Peng Shuai. On Friday, security personnel instructed...

EXCLUSIVE: International advisory firm to walk away from Vanuatu CBI Programme

The Citizenship by Investment Programme of Vanuatu continues to face new challenges every day due to the incompetent approach of the government. The CBI...

Internal conflict in Vanuatu government causing economic chaos

Vanuatu: The current conflict in the government of Vanuatu is causing chaos for the general public and the economy of the Pacific-Island nation. Vanuatu's Citizenship...

Some countries to recommend revocation of visa-free travel from Vanuatu

Canberra: Officials from several European and Pacific countries are recommending their Foreign Ministries to take back visa-free travel access from Vanuatu following the non-professional...

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