September 5, 2017

48th Forum pacific leaders meeting

The 48th Pacific Island Forum leaders meeting is being held in Vailima, Samoa
August 17, 2017

Media release: Nauru embarks on stakeholders’ consultation on its National Sustainable Development Strategy (NSDS)

Nauru embarks on stakeholders’ consultation on its National Sustainable Development Strategy (NSDS) “Partnership for Quality of Life” Nauru- The National Sustainable Development Strategy (NSDS) helps government keep future generation in mind, and develop plans that consider, economic, social and environmental concerns. In response, the Government of Nauru is committed to […]
August 1, 2017

Nauru Ambassador Addresses United Nations

Nauru’s permanent representative Ambassador Marlene Moses has delivered a speech on behalf of Pacific Small Island Developing States to the UN Secretary-General’s Retreat with member states on management reform in New York. The main thrust of the speech was that the goal must be to increase the responsiveness of the […]
July 31, 2017

Statement by His Excellency President Baron Divavesi Waqa

His Excellency Baron Waqa has used a speech to the 10th Conference of the Pacific Community and 70th Anniversary in Noumea to address modern challenges being faced by South Pacific countries. The President said new challenges need new solutions and innovation is the best way forward.   I would like […]
July 21, 2017

New justices for Nauru

The Government of Nauru has announced the country’s new judicial appointments. The current Registrar of the Supreme Court of Nauru, Filimone Jitoko, has been appointed the new Chief Justice, replacing his Honour Chief Justice Joni Madraiwiwi, who passed away last September following a short illness. His Honour Justice Jitoko, a […]
July 17, 2017

President Waqa receives Czech Republic ambassador-designate

His Excellency President Baron Waqa received the Ambassador-designate of the Czech Republic to the Republic of Nauru at the Office of the President this morning (17 July) for the presentation of the Letter of Credence. Ambassador Jaroslav Olsa Jr. arrived at the government offices and was greeted by Secretary for […]
July 12, 2017

Nauru makes economic progress

Nauru has been recognised by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) for the progress it has made on tax transparency. The nation has been given a rating of ‘largely compliant’ by the OECD’s Global Forum review. The OECD’s Global Forum is a body that gives direction on how […]
June 30, 2017

Public Notice: On behalf of Nauru Utilities Corporation

As of 1st July 2017 water and electricity rates will be changed. Commercial, government and industrial rates remain the same at 0.70 per kilowatt hours. The domestic lifeline tariff will reduce from 300kw at $75.00 to 200kw at $50.00 per month. Please see new rates here
June 30, 2017

Jubilee celebrations to launch on handover day

Celebrations for Nauru’s 50th Independence Day anniversary will officially launch with a mega carnival packed with entertainment this weekend, 1 July. The announcement was made by President Baron Waqa during a televised address on public service, reiterating the importance and significance the anniversary is to Nauru and gave thanks for […]
June 28, 2017

Nauru’s History Front and Centre

National drive to collect and preserve items of interest to Nauru’s history, memorabilia and war relics. As part of the 50th Independence Day anniversary celebrations, there will be a history display set up for public viewing. The history display is expected to feature various items and memorabilia (photos, objects, recordings, […]