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July 11, 2013

Remarks Of President Remengesau AT The 2013 Micronesian Presidents’ Summit

Delivered at the opening of the Micronesian Presidential Summit at the Ngarachamayong Cultural Center on July 10, 2013.

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Welcome, President Loeak of the Republic of Marshall Islands, President Emmanuel Mori of the Federated States of Micronesia, and distinguished guests.  It is Palau’s honor and privilege to host this year’s Micronesian Presidents’ Summit. I want to begin by thanking you all for coming and I hope that you enjoy your time here in Palau.

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April 30, 2013

So Far So Good

Tia Belau Editorial, April 29, 2013 —- 

Tomorrow at 10:00 a.m. in the Senate Chamber of the Olbiil Era Kelulau President Tommy E. Remengesau, Jr., will layout his report of the first 100 days in office.

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March 29, 2013

Pure Embarrassment


MFAT: 51/13

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Trade, Tourism, Environment and Labour of the Government of Tuvalu presents its compliments to the Bureau of Foreign Affairs of the Government of Palau, and has the honor to convey herewith the discontentment of the former about the attendance of the Latter to our request to facilitate the Tuvalu Prime Minister’s departure from Palau last week.

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February 4, 2013

BOPHA Catastrophe Relief Committee Final Report


Our GOAL is to RESTORE what was lost REPAIR what was damaged so as to allow the people of Palau to REBUILD their lives and return to normalcy.

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January 19, 2013

Secilil Eldebechel, next Minister of Finance?

All indications point to Secilil Eldebechel as the appointee to head the Ministry of Finance. Eldebechel served as Delegate representing the state of Ngchesar in the 8th OEK, but lost to Sabino Anastacio last general election.

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November 22, 2012

Looting the National Treasury

Tia Belau Editorial, November 19, 2012 —-

Once again our cash-strapped government is wasting money on junket to Manila to attend an investment conference. There are reportedly over 30 national government and state officials, including around 20 OEK members, Koror legislators and their respective staff attending the conference. 

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December 13, 2011

Aimeliik Governor “never gave direct cash benefits to her people”: Fritz

  • From the Facebook group Palau 2012 —- 

    Fritz Harry Basicly, leaders are all busy and no one had spent time to learn what resouorces are there in their states. Aimeliik recently had general election and governor won by 12 votes cause. Aimeliik opened sea cucumber harvesting just few days before election. Governor had Island Times and she said everything negatively about sea cucumber.

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  • Fritz Harry My questions during her 4 years term she never had given direct cash benefits to her people. So, why not manage state resources and maximize benefits to Aimeliik people. FYI, It is always easy to say anything to own news but lack of action.

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November 9, 2011

“The National Power Plant Emergency Act”

RPPL NO. 8-34
Authorizing the President to assume and exercise, at his sole
discretion, all of the statutory authority and powers presently
conferred upon the Board of Directors and management of the
Palau Public Utilities Corporation; to authorize and appropriate
the sum of up to $1,500,000.00 in local revenues from the
National Treasury for emergency operations and emergency capital
improvement projects, for disaster relief, including emergency
operations, purchases and construction, resulting from the
catastrophic fire at the Aimeliik Power Plant; and for other
related purposes.

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September 18, 2011

Palau Statement For the 2nd Meeting of the State Parties to the Convention on Cluster

Palau Statement

For the 2nd Meeting of the State Parties to the Convention on Cluster Munitions, September 12 – 16, 2011, Beirut, Lebanon

By: Ms. Eunice Akiwo

Alii e ungil lita sils,

H.E. Dr. Adnan Mansour, Excellencies, Representative of State Parties to the Convention on Cluster Munitions, Heads of associated UN Organizations, Bodies and Programs, Survivors of Cluster and Mine bombs, Representative of international NGOs, Activists and Personalities, Representative of Media Organizations and Journalists, Honorable audience:

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September 17, 2011

VP Mariur’s statement at the opening of 3rd Tuna Forum

Statement by the Hon. Kerai Mariur, Vice President, Republic of Palau at the Opening of the Third Pacific Tuna Forum, 6th September 2011, Cultural Centre, Koror, Palau

Ibedul Yutaka Gibbons and Reklai Bao Ngirmang, Bilung Gloria G. Salii and Ebil Reklai Gracia Yalap, Director InfoFish Dr. Muhammad Ayub, Managing Director National, Fisheries Authority (NFA) of PNG, Mr. Pedro Celso, Vice Chair Pacific, Island Tuna Industries Association (PITIA), Fisheries Forum Agency (FFA), DevFish Coordinator, Mr. Hugh Walton,  Oceanic Fisheries Program, Secretariat of the Pacific Community (OFP_SPC), Senior Scientist, Graham, Pilling, Members of the Diplomatic Corp, 8th OEK Senators and Delegates, Governors, Distinguished Guests, Ladies and Gentlemen:

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