Graves of 30 US servicemen found on Pacific WWII battlefield

HONOLULU (AP) — A nonprofit organization that searches for the remains of U.S. servicemen lost in past conflicts has found what officials believe are the graves of more than 30 Marines and sailors kil...

Kiribati delegation visits I-Mei Food Safety Research Center

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A delegation from the Republic of Kiribati visited the I-Mei Foods factory on Thursday (June 6) in Taoyuan City to deepen relationships and create mutually beneficial oppo...

Austronesian Forum 2018 to resume in Taiwan after 10-year suspension

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Delegates from a total of 13 South Pacific countries or areas will attend the Austronesian Forum 2018 kicking off at The Grand Hotel in Taipei on August 1, the largest eve...

Remains of Marine killed in World War II coming home at last

OCEANO, Calif. (AP) — The remains of a U.S. Marine will be returned home to California's Central Coast nearly 74 years after he was killed in a bloody World War II battle in the Pacific. ...

Scientists race to prevent wipeout of world's coral reefs

SOUTH ARI ATOLL, Maldives (AP) — There were startling colors here just a year ago, a dazzling array of life beneath the waves. Now this Maldivian reef is dead, killed by the stress of rising ocean tem...

O3b and SpeedCast Sign Agreement to Improve Connectivity for the Residents of the Republic of Kiribati

ST. HELIER, Jersey & SYDNEY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 10, 2016--O3b Networks and SpeedCast International Limited (ASX: SDA) today announced an agreement to provide connectivity over the innovative O3b...

MOFA seeks explanation for missing Kiribati aid funds

Authorities in Taiwan are pursuing a report that some AUD1.7 million (US$1.5 million) in aid funds to the island republic of Kiribati has gone missing. The query comes in response to a report on Radio...