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Sport and fitness ideal background for Police ambitions

posted: 11:00 am - 3rd May 2018

With a life motto of “appreciate everything, never expect anything”, Elena Euese is making the most of every opportunity that comes her way. Read more

Vui Mark Gosche to chair Counties Manukau DHB

posted: 11:30 am - 2nd May 2018

Health Minister Hon. Dr David Clark has announced Samoan Vui Mark Gosche as Counties-Manukau District Health Board’s new Chair; he will take up the position this month. Read more

National Pacific Business Trust Awards tickets on sale

posted: 11:00 am - 2nd May 2018

The 11th National Pacific Business Trust Awards will be staged on June 22, 2018 at Eden Park in Auckland and tickets are on sale. Read more

Becoming the greatest architect in the world

posted: 11:30 am - 26th April 2018

At 13-years old, John Belford-Lelaulu told his high school graphics teacher he wanted to be the greatest architect in the world. That saying became the 2018 Prime Minister’s Pacific Youth Award recipient’s curiosity and then his passion, he says. Read more

Science has potential to benefit Pacific holistically

posted: 11:20 am - 26th April 2018

Passion for the sciences and academic prowess runs in the Havea family, something 18-year-old Lueni Jasmine Havea (pictured) is proud of. The New Zealand-born Tongan is one of 13 recipients of the Toloa Tertiary Scholarships, funded by the Ministry for Pacific Peoples to encourage more Pacific to study STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) subjects, and enter STEM professions. Read more