President Biden’s remarks at the United States-Pacific Island Countries Summit

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US State Departmentwashington d.c. 3:15 p.m. EDT THE PRESIDENT: Well, I thought we were going to give you a break, […]

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Biden hosts first-ever US-Pacific island nations summit in Washington

Heidi J. Hart

CNN — President Joe Biden is hosting the first-ever U.S.-Pacific Island Countries Summit this week, a multi-day event in Washington […]

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American Summit of Pacific Island Countries | National

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Country the United States of AmericaUS Virgin IslandsU.S. Minor Outlying IslandsCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth ofCuba, Republic ofDominican RepublicHaiti, Republic […]

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Secretary Antony J. Blinken at the United States and Pacific Island Leaders Working Luncheon on People-Centered Development in the Pacific

Heidi J. Hart

SECRETARY BLINKEN: Susan, thank you very much. And colleagues, it’s wonderful to see you all around this table. Thank you […]

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World War II bombs found in waters around small Pacific island country Tuvalu

Heidi J. Hart

Hydrographers from HMNZS Matataua survey areas of interest for remnants of war. LR: Matthew Gajzago, Luke Morris and Tom Sullivan. […]

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Biden administration should avoid throwing stones at US-Pacific island nations summit

Heidi J. Hart

On Wednesday, President Biden will host the first-ever U.S.-Pacific island nations summit. The event is designed to witness the history, […]

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NOTICE | Democracy, Good Governance and the United States-Pacific Island Countries Summit | Views

Heidi J. Hart

RECENTLY, the Pacific Islands Leaders Conference or PICL was convened at the East West Center in Honolulu. PICL members included […]

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State funeral for Abe, US-Pacific island nations summit, World Bank update

Heidi J. Hart

Welcome to your week in Asia. The state funeral of former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will be held in […]

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Biden to host first-ever US-Pacific island nations summit amid China’s military buildup

Heidi J. Hart

Amid China’s growing influence in the Indo-Pacific region, the United States announced the hosting of the first-ever US-Pacific island nations […]

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Pacific island country bans US ships from docking months after signing pact with China

Heidi J. Hart

The Solomon Islands has blocked a US Coast Guard ship from docking for a routine resupply, just months after the […]

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Jake Owen makes waves with an exclusive concert at Atlantis Paradise Island

Heidi J. Hart

Country hitmaker Jake Owen took “Beachin’” to the next level on Saturday (August 20) when he traveled to Atlantis, […]

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By air, land or sea, this island nation is now fully open to visitors

Heidi J. Hart

New Zealand, finally, is once again fully open to visitors from around the world. The country closed its borders when […]

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Desert Island Country Club opens to the public

Heidi J. Hart

Desert Island Country Club opens to the public with championship golf and new restaurants RANCHO MIRAGE – Desert Island Country […]

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Sri Lankan | Anti-government protest continues to rock island country: key developments

Heidi J. Hart

Thousands of furious anti-government protesters in Sri Lanka stormed the official residence of embattled President Gotabaya Rajapaksa in central Colombo’s […]

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Desert Island Country Club opens links and new restaurant to the public

Heidi J. Hart

Desert Island Country Club opened its former private links to the public for the summer on Tuesday and also showcased […]

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Private Desert Island Country Club at Rancho Mirage Opens to the Public

Heidi J. Hart

RANCHO MIRAGE, CA – Desert Island Country Club opened its former private links to the public for the summer on […]

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This island country is finally reopening for the first time in 2 years

Heidi J. Hart

Countries large and small around the world have eased travel restrictions since borders closed during the COVID-19 pandemic. And while […]

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China holds security talks with Kiribati, another Pacific island nation – reports

Heidi J. Hart

MOSCOW (UrduPoint News/Sputnik – May 21, 2022) China is negotiating possible security deals with Kiribati and possibly Vanuatu, Financial Times […]

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Sri Lankan designer Amesh Wijesekera pays homage to his island nation through the power of emotional design

Heidi J. Hart

It is the common substance, the binder, that connects South Asian queer figuration in the works of these two creators, […]

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New Vancouver Island country band’s first release takes flight online – Vancouver Island Free Daily

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The Run Wild, Avery Cardinal (left) and Tyson Geick, have released their debut single, “Don’t Need It” to major digital […]

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New Vancouver Island country band’s debut release takes flight online – Campbell River Mirror

Heidi J. Hart

The Run Wild, Avery Cardinal (left) and Tyson Geick, have released their debut single, “Don’t Need It” to major digital […]

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New Vancouver Island country band’s debut release takes flight online – Saanich News

Heidi J. Hart

The Run Wild, Avery Cardinal (left) and Tyson Geick, have released their debut single, “Don’t Need It” to major digital […]

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Why does China’s new deal with a small Pacific island nation worry the United States so much?

Heidi J. Hart

The Solomon Islands, an archipelago about 1,400 miles northeast of Australia with a population of 687,000, are perhaps best known […]

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South Korea to broaden job prospects for Sri Lankans amid island country’s economic crisis

Heidi J. Hart

As Sri Lanka is in the grip of a serious economic crisis, South Korea has decided to increase employment prospects […]

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This island country faces its first Covid epidemic, enters confinement | world news

Heidi J. Hart

Samoa will be in lockdown from Saturday as it faces its first outbreak of COVID-19 after a woman who was […]

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Mercer Island Country Club Goes Green

Heidi J. Hart

One of Mercer Island’s largest electricity and natural gas consumers is going green and joining thousands of Puget Sound Energy […]

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50 Cuban Surnames As Vibrant As This Energetic Island Country

Heidi J. Hart

Perhaps a visit to Cuba sparked your love of the country. Or maybe you have roots in the region. No […]

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Covid-19 in Tonga: New Zealand removes island nation from quarantine-free travel list

Heidi J. Hart

Tonga has been removed from the Ministry of Health’s quarantine-free travel list following an increase in the number of Covid-19 […]

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Island Country Club hosts ‘Legends of Golf’ fundraiser | Events

Heidi J. Hart

Supporters of the Island Country Club Charitable Foundation’s philanthropic efforts came out strong last Sunday. One hundred and forty golfers […]

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Island Country Club hosts ‘Legends of Golf’ fundraiser | Sports

Heidi J. Hart

Supporters of the Island Country Club Charitable Foundation’s philanthropic efforts came out strong last Sunday. One hundred and forty golfers […]

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Ireland, a small island country, could become the target of a fight between the United States and Russia

Heidi J. Hart

A bit of boxing this weekend is finally back to enjoy, but another fight always seems to be brewing as […]

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Massive volcanic eruption triggers tsunami in island nation, warning issued

Heidi J. Hart

In a shocking development, the peaceful island of Tonga was hit by a huge volcanic explosion on January 15, which […]

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This South Pacific island country braces for lockdown after reporting first case of Covid-19

Heidi J. Hart

Tonga, which was among the few countries not to record a single case of the coronavirus since the start of […]

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Once covid-free, this island nation braces for 5,000 cases per week

Heidi J. Hart

Once envied by the world for its handling of the pandemic, New Zealand is now preparing its health system for […]

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Inside Long Island’s country scene: where to line dance, see live music and more

Heidi J. Hart

Jit might be the northeast, but if you walked into the Nutty Irishman in Farmingdale on a Tuesday night, you’d […]

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Inside Long Island’s Country Scene: Where to Dance Online, See Live Music, and More

Heidi J. Hart

Tit might be the northeast, but if you walk into the Nutty Irishman in Farmingdale on a Tuesday night, you’d […]

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Vancouver Island country singer keeps the party going with new song and music video – Victoria News

Heidi J. Hart

Nanaimo country singer Joel Lee’s latest song is a call to keep the party going. Last month, Lee released his […]

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This island country finally admits it can no longer get rid of the coronavirus

Heidi J. Hart

The New Zealand government on Monday acknowledged what most other countries did a long time ago: It can no longer […]

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Cuban Americans gather in the market square to support the island nation’s protests

Heidi J. Hart

KNOXVILLE, Tennessee (WATE) – Cuban Americans gathered in the market square on Thursday to support the biggest protests seen in […]

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Covid course in a small island country

Heidi J. Hart

When I left for Singapore in April due to a family emergency, I was leaving a country reeling from a […]

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Curcao is now the latest island country to offer long-term stays to remote workers

Heidi J. Hart

Another Caribbean island now offers teleworkers long-term stays. According to the latest reports, the Dutch Caribbean island of Curaçao offers […]

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Island Country Club paves the way for clubhouse renovation

Heidi J. Hart

The Island Country Club is getting a makeover. Just over three years after completing a $ 6 million facelift for […]

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