For the first time ever a representative from the South Pacific, Hon. Tuitai Tura – Associate Minister for Culture and Tourism from the Cook Islands was part of the officiating delegates that opened this year’s China International Travel Mart 2018 (CITM) in Shanghai, China.
Over 170 Solomon Islanders were awarded for successfully completing their studies in 18 vocational programs at the Australia Pacific Training Coalition (APTC) graduation ceremony in Honiara on 21 November 2018.
On Friday 28th September, the Vanuatu Tourism Office (VTO) handed over a dozen t-shirts and destination brochures and maps to students and teachers of Central School - pictured with VTO Information, Research and Data Manager Sebastien Bador.
Some 140 new pilots will be hired over the next 10 years for the new joint aviation development plan between Air Vanuatu, Vanuatu Tourism Office and Airports Vanuatu Limited, says the CEO of Air Vanuatu.
Two new resorts on Vanuatu’s Tanna and Santo islands were showcased at the recent Tok Tok trade event in Port Vila. Tanna’s Rockwater Resort opened with seven rooms in April this year, with three more due to come on line by the end of the year. A twenty minute coastal drive from Tanna’s Whitegrass Airport, Rockwater’s northwest location is protected by trade winds and far away from volcanic ash fallout.