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A comprehensive roundup of the major stories from the region and the people involved and affected by them.

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    • 4.5 • 8 Ratings

A comprehensive roundup of the major stories from the region and the people involved and affected by them.

    Pacific Review

    Pacific Review

    In this edition:

    The scourge of sorcery accusation related violence rears its head again in PNG, but this time in the capital.

    Vanuatu's golden passports are at risk of being tarnished by a European Union suspension.

    And the IOC's threat to kick weightlifting out of the 2028 Olympics sets the alarm bells ringing in the Pacific.

    • 30 min
    Pacific Review

    Pacific Review

    In this edition:

    Students start to return to the classroom in Fiji, but is it a wise move?

    Shot dead by the police, is gang leader Tommy Baker set to take on the same cult status as Australia's Ned Kelly?

    PNG Hunters coach Matt Church takes steps to plug a communication gap.

    And good times ahead for Fiji's Silktails, once they emerge from another COVID-19 hiccup.

    • 30 min
    Pacific Review

    Pacific Review

    A special edition of Pacific Review from the Pacific Beat team.

    Pacific Review

    Pacific Review

    Tonga has a new Prime Minister. We meet the Fijian doctor who is on track to fulfil a medical dream.

    • 30 min
    Pacific Review

    Pacific Review

    Solomon Islands' Prime Minister survives a vote of no confidence, but the rebel Malaita province presses ahead towards self-rule. Manu Samoa seek government approval to set up a temporary home in Dubai, so they can get back on the World Rugb 7s circuit.

    • 30 min
    Pacific Review

    Pacific Review

    The threat of renewed violence continues to linger in Solomon Islands, as Parliament resumes after an outbreak of civil unrest. A momentous day for Fiji and its tourism industry as international flights resume, despite the emergence of the Omicron variant. The Pacific island kava industry races to meet new regulations for Australian import licences.

    • 30 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
8 Ratings

8 Ratings

SSeymour ,

Great summary of key issues from Pacific

This long term ABC Radio production provides an immediate snapshot of current affairs from Pacific countries. Critical listening for professionals working in the region and important news program for the region.

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