Pacific

September 11, 2016
September 11, 2016

NZ to fund child sport development in Pacific

New Zealand will fund a multi-million dollar programme aimed at getting more children in Pacific island countries to play sport.

February 21, 2016
February 21, 2016

Huge storm wreaks destruction in Fiji

Authorities in Fiji are assessing the damage after the most powerful cyclone in the Pacific nation's history, which left one person dead.

October 22, 2015
October 22, 2015

New species of giant tortoise found

Scientists say they have identified a new species of giant tortoise on the Galapagos Islands in the Pacific.

May 31, 2015
May 31, 2015

Solar Impulse plane begins Pacific crossing

Swiss pilot Andre Borschberg begins his bid to cross the Pacific, from China to Hawaii, in the zero-fuel Solar Impulse aeroplane.

March 15, 2015
March 15, 2015

Devastated Vanuatu starts to get aid

Aid is beginning to arrive in Vanuatu after the Pacific island nation was hit by a cyclone which President Baldwin Lonsdale described as a "monster".

February 17, 2015
February 17, 2015

News Flash

SUNSILK celebrated the launching of its new shampoo, Sunsilk Black Shine, in four major cities of the country (Bogra, Rajshahi, Khulna and Narayanganj) from 22 December to 28 December, 2014.