FREE MUSIC! 18 million songs. Over 450,000 artists. Free the Music and Share the Love with iHeartRadio.


Newstalk ZB


Keep up with
Newstalk ZB

Follow Us

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • YouTube

Select region

Site Search

Search Search

McCully visiting the Pacific

Share |

Latest Political News | Sunday December 9 2012 6:39

McCully visiting the Pacific

Foreign Affairs Minister Murray McCully is in the Pacific this weekend.

He's visiting the Marshall Islands, Kiribati and Tuvalu during his trip.

The Marshall Islands will host the Pacific Islands Forum in 2013 and Mr McCully says the Government is keen to offer support.

He says New Zealand makes a significant investment in the ongoing sustainable economic development of Kiribati and Tuvalu, and he'll be seeing the difference our aid dollars are making first hand.

Mr McCully will also pay his respects at the New Zealand Coastwatchers memorial in Kiribati.

It's 70 years since 17 New Zealand Coastwatchers were executed there during World War II.

Photo: Getty Images

  • Golf: Michelle Wie victorious in Hawaii

  • Nessie fans excited by satellite images

  • No injuries reported from gold mine slip

  • NBA: Hawks stun Pacers in playoffs opener

  • Police still piecing together events leading to Gi ...

  • Russell Brand skipped train fare

  • Auckland Weather

    Partly Cloudy
    H:24° L:16°
    Click for More Weather
    More Weather

    The Republic of NZ

    Should New Zealand cut ties with the monarchy and become a republic?

    Vote Now

    View Results