This year, a number of resorts took over sand-rimmed isles from Africa to the South Pacific. The best of them, however, have that extra something—think overwater suites where dolphins splash around under your deck, or access to your own 62-foot yacht—that goes beyond an empty beach. Show More Summary
Pence met with American Samoan officials and troops on his way to Hawaii at the end of a tour of the Asia Pacific region that included a stop along the Demilitarized Zone separating North and South Korea.
When disaster strikes, International Rescue answers the call! From their hidden island base in the South Pacific, the five Tracy brothers pilot remarkable, cutting-edge Thunderbird vehicles from the depths of the oceans to the highest reaches of space – all for one purpose: to help others in need. Show More Summary
For two weeks last fall, Ingrid Ukstins lived life on the wild and dangerous side. The University of Iowa volcanologist spent her days collecting samples from a volcano on Tanna, an island in the remote South Pacific archipelago of Vanuatu. The volcano, called Yasur, spews out flaming masses or "bombs"—some the size of a small car.
South Coast Repertory’s Pacific Playwrights Festival marks its 20th anniversary this weekend with the usual compelling and often provocative line-up that mixes new work from some of America’s most important playwrights – this year the festival introduces plays by PPF regulars Amy Freed and Donald Margulies – with a slate of relative unknowns. Every year […]
Ray’s Barber Place opens in Dana Point After serving San Clemente for more than 14 years, Ray’s Barber Place has opened a second location in Dana Point at Monarch Bay Plaza, 32932 Pacific Coast Highway. The business, which has a staff of 14 licensed barbers and cosmetologists, specializes in haircuts and hot towel face shaves […]
SYDNEY (Reuters) - An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.7 struck northwest of the South Pacific island nation of Vanuatu on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said.
In the South Pacific, software no longer needs a hard sell. New Zealand has long wanted to be a tech hub, but distance was an issue. Now, at a moment of political upheaval around the globe, that isolation has become a selling point.Show More Summary
By Roberta Rampton and Sue-Lin Wong SEOUL/PYONGYANG (Reuters) - A North Korean missile "blew up almost immediately" on its test launch on Sunday, the U.S. Pacific Command said, hours before U.S. Vice President Mike Pence landed in South Korea for talks on the North's increasingly defiant arms program. Show More Summary
Graceful 80-foot-tall pine trees line the streets of tiny Lanai (Lah-na-ee) City. The trees, imported from the Cook Islands in the South Pacific, lend a lush green appearance. Lanai, 13 miles wide and 18 miles long, is one of the smallest islands in the Hawaiian chain, with 3,100 residents and...
Ocean Networks has tapped Ocean Specialists for full turnkey network development services for the proposed South America Pacific Link cable system. It's a project that has been in the works for a few years now and I had been wondering where it was at.... [visit site to read more]
Michelle Obama will make a highly anticipated return to public life later this month. But first, there’s paddleboarding to do in the South Pacific. Michelle Obama a rejoint son mari au fenua https://t.co/CJx1006XLW — TNTV (@TahitinuiTV)...Show More Summary
SYDNEY/WELLINGTON (Reuters) - A powerful cyclone that hit New Caledonia late on Monday and shuttered nickel operations has moved offshore, allowing authorities to lift warnings on the French South Pacific territory.
Former Calgary Opera CEO Bob McPhee: "It’s an enormously sensitive topic, especially in the theatre world, and it is bleeding into the opera world.... So it’s not from a lack of wanting to be sensitive to the issue. I understand. But is there repertoire we stop doing if we can’t accomplish that goal?"
WELLINGTON/SYDNEY (Reuters) - Cyclonic winds and heavy rain buffeted New Caledonia on Monday, prompting residents of the French South Pacific territory to seek shelter and halt mining of nickel, its most important export.
Tropical Cyclone Cook formed in the Southern Pacific Ocean and on Sunday, April 9, 2017 and moved across the island of New Caledonia in the South Pacific Ocean on early on April 10. NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP Satellite passed over Cook as it was making landfall.
New Caledonia was bracing for high winds, massive waves, and heavy rain as a powerful cyclone bore down on the French South Pacific territory on Monday. Cyclone Cook had already swept through Vanuatu as a Category one storm over the weekend, causing flooding. Show More Summary
Calgary Opera has lost three members of its South Pacific team, including the director, after a row over casting. The company says it cannot find an Asian singer strong enough to play the role of Bloody Mary. An unnamed white singer was chosen, but the director, designer and one performer resigned before she could be […]
The Pacific’s Most Exciting Locations For A Business Conference Planning to hold a business conference or special event? Turn it into a real adventure by choosing a location that offers more than just a place to talk business. Though...Show More Summary