Wednesday 18th January 2017

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French officials pressed to re-think plans to close down AM radio transmission in the Pacific

As the arguments continue over the ABC's plan to shut down its short wave transmitters broadcasting into the Pacific, the French radio authorities are being urged to reconsider their decision to switch off AM radio broadcasting in French Polynesia.

Chance for future Fiji stars to shine at Coral Coast Sevens

The rugby sevens world series resumes in New Zealand in ten days time with round three in Wellington, but before that fans in Fiji have plenty to look forward to at the annual Coral Coast Sevens.

Getting aid relief right when disaster strikes in the Pacific

A report by the Red Cross says many containers sent to Vanuatu after Cyclone Pam and to Fiji post-cyclone Winston contained items that were of no use what so ever in the relief efforts.

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