CARE International hands over hand washing hygiene kits to Tuvalu

Issue No. 05/2021 – Tuesday, 26 January 2021 (Kitiona Tausi) The Director of CARE International in the Pacific based in Dunedin, New Zealand, Anna Bryan in a virtual handing over ceremony yesterday afternoon at the Rt Hon Sir Dr Tomasi Puapua Convention Center officially handed over handwashing kits to the Government of Tuvalu. The hand washing […]

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MKH graduates more students

Issue No. 11/2020 – Friday, 18 December 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) The Mareta Kapane Halo (MKH) graduated 21 students this afternoon, 16 mature students and 9 primary school students. The 16 mature students graduated with certificates in Secretarial and Office Works, Computing and Accounting while the primary school students graduated with certificate in English. The certificates […]

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Supermarkets close business without enough warning

Issue No. 06/2020 – Monday, 07 December 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) Most Funafuti residents were unaware of the decision by supermarkets to close their businesses last Friday, 05 December 2020, a day before the adoption of the government’s regulation to ban all trading activities on Sundays starting from the next day, Saturday 06 December 2020. Sources […]

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Tuvalu celebrates Internation Day of Persons with Disabilities 2020

Issue No. 06/2020 – Monday, 07 December 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) The annual Day of Disabled Persons falls on 03 December and this year 2020 it fell on Thursday, 03 December 2020 but the Persons with Disabilities in the Fusi Alofa Association celebrated the day last Saturday, 06 December 2020. The Day started with a march […]

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Edwin Food City saves Funafuti residents

Issue No. 02/2020 – Monday, 07 December 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) Funafuti residents looked forward to do their shopping last Saturday knowing that government has passed a regulation to prohibit all trading activities on Sunday starting last Saturday, 06 December 2020. But last Saturday turned out to be a day of frustration for residents on Funafuti […]

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Tuvalu Red Cross/Crescent Society to launch a guide for Tuvalu Parliamentarians

Issue No. 02/2020 – Wednesday, 02 December 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) The Tuvalu Red Cross and Red Crescent Society will be launching a “Guide for Parliamentarians” this coming Friday, 05 December 2020. Tuvalu politicians including the Acting Governor- General will be invited to attend the ceremony including government, community and diplomats. Tuvalu Red Cross/Red Crescent Society […]

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Taiwan celebrates 109th National Day

Issue No. 44/2020 – Friday, 09 October 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) The Embassy of the Republic of China on Taiwan in Tuvalu celebrated the 109th year of its National Day on the capital, Funafuti this evening at the Funafuti Lagoon Hotel. Among the invited quests they included the Acting Governor-General, Her excellency Teniku Talesi Honolulu, Prime Minister, […]

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Minister launches first private newspaper in the country – “Tuvalu Paradise News”

Issue No. 40/2020 – Monday, 28 September 2020 (Kitiona Tausi) The Minister of Justice, Communication and Foreign Affairs, Hon Simon this afternoon launched the first private newspaper to operate in the country – “Tuvalu Paradise News”. Hon Kofe as Minister responsible for the development of communication in the country in his launching remarks commended the initiative by […]

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