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  • A saltwater crocodile placed into a makeshift enclosure by a local family in Peleliu town is being kept in unhygienic, inappropriate conditions and may also represent a communicable disease hazard to humans, an expert scientist has said. The Island Times understands that locals on Peleliu captured the salt-water crocodile a number of years ago. They […]

  • A Jury in the Meth-related criminal conspiracy case Republic of Palau vs. Nicanor Gates, which ended in a guilty verdict this week, heard testimony that another defendant in the alleged conspiracy was tipped off about a Narcotics Enforcement Agency sting-action by a tip-off that could have come from within the judicial system. Julio Kazou, from […]

  • A Japanese tourist (right) who was examining souvenir items at the gift shop of the Belau National Museum on Wednesday, August 15, thought that the number sign (#) attached to the tags stuck on storyboard souvenirs is the Palauan symbol for money. The Museum’s Director, Olympia E. Morei (left), clarified by showing to the curious […]

  •  The third batch of trainees from the Bureau of Public Safety’s Division of Fire and Rescue and Bureau of Maritime Security and Fish & Wildlife’s Division of Marine Law Enforcement had been awarded in a ceremony after they completed the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Course on August 15. Vice President and Minister of Justice Raynold […]

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  • The Palau National Marine Sanctuary, in collaboration with the Bureau of Marine Resources, Koror State Government, the Office of the President, and The Nature Conservancy, had started a program in July 2017 to revitalize the deployment of fish aggregation devices (FADs) to the state waters of Palau. FADs are manmade devices, usually consisting of an […]

  •  The Palau Pacific Resort (PPR) has been a long time champion of Palau’s environmental conservation efforts as well as a Corporate Partner for Conservation (CPC) to the Palau Conservation Society (PCS) for many years. PCS Chairman Francis Torribiong and Executive Director Bola Majekobaje were on hand to receive the yearly CPC donation of $5,000 from […]

  • Acting Nurse Supervisor, Rita Olkeriil, of the Ministry of Health’s Family Health Unit has been accepted to JICA Knowledge Co-Creation Programs which will be held in Japan on August 22 – September 29. The program will provide participants the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and information on promotion of the social participation and livelihood of […]

  •   The Ministry of Health (MOH) will conduct an outreach clinic that focuses on family medicine in collaboration with the Shin Kong Wu-Ho Su Memorial Hospital (SKH) of the Republic of China—Taiwan. Family medicine is a medical specialty that focuses on comprehensive health care for an individual or family. It includes general medical practices that […]

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