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Finalists named for PBT Awards

posted: 11:00 am - 17th May 2018

Anticipation and anticipation is growing around the11th National Pacific Business Trust Awards on June 22. The finalists have been named across the six award categories and feature a wide range of innovative businesses making an impact in the Pacific community. Read more

Punialava’a to receive Lifetime Achievement Award

posted: 11:00 am - 16th May 2018

Five decades of music accomplishment will be recognised on May 24, when Punialava’a receives the Manukau Institute of Technology Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2018 Vodafone Pacific Music Awards. Read more

Scholar on top of his game

posted: 11:00 am - 15th May 2018

Being at the top of his game is nothing new for New Zealand Scholarship student Charlie Viane Sofe. For the past two years, the Samoan international student has won the Top Scholar Award at the University of Canterbury, recognising the hard work he pours into completing a Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Hons) degree. Read more

Ocean of Pacific talent celebrate graduation

posted: 1:00 pm - 10th May 2018

The success of more than 400 Pacific graduates has been celebrated at the recent Pacific Graduands Ceremony at the University of Auckland. Read more

Spreading Sweet Actions

posted: 12:30 pm - 10th May 2018

Spreading “Sweet Actions” – respect for oneself and that of others - is at the heart of Next Level LifeFitness. Established by Fagaiava Johnny Godinet and his wife Tania in 2017, the organisation offers life-based exercise workshops for 11- 12 year olds. Read more