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  1. Appointments

    Posted Sep 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of four pearl producer groups in French Polynesia which was established in 1979 to represent small and medium-sized producers. It is also responsible for holding auctions of Tahitian cultured ...

  2. Faster-paced soccer kills off interest in strange kilikiti game

    Posted Mar 15th 2006, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... Nick Squires in Funafuti atoll, Tuvalu The bat is more like a war club, the ball is barely 2.5cm wide and the players wear anything but white. Kilikiti, a form of cricket played in the palm-fringed islands of Polynesia, is one of the strangest sporting legacies of the British empire. But in Tuvalu, a scattered South Pacific archipelago which under British rule was one half ...

  3. Moonstruck

    Posted Apr 14th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and career. After time in French Polynesia, Japan, the US, France and Britain, he has lived in Hong Kong for eight years. He works primarily as a photographic and video artist. 2005 Hong Kong ...

  4. Keys to a culture

    Posted Mar 13th 2005, 12:00am by David Evans

    ... many of us take for granted: solace in the bosom of a loving family. Born in 1954 on Moorea Island in French Polynesia to a Japanese-American mother and aristocratic father, Aranita's ...

  5. Logistical nightmare looms over Pitcairn sex abuse trial

    Posted Jul 05th 2004, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... officers now face flying from Auckland or Wellington to Papeete, the capital of French Polynesia. From there they will connect with a once-a-week flight to the outlying island of Mangareva, 2,000km ...

  6. The rich's coveted treasure: islands

    Posted May 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... scarce resource and consequently a sound investment.' $55m The price tag, in HK dollars, on the 12-hectare Tipaemaua in the French Polynesia- St Kilda in NZ is up for HK$301.37m ...

  7. Event aspires to even greater heights

    Posted Mar 04th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Marutea, Polynesia. In addition to exhibiting at the show, the company was crown sponsor of the 60th Miss World China pageant, held last September at Shenzhen's Interlaken resort, creating ...

  8. Olav the intrepid takes lead role in Kon-Tiki saga sequel

    Posted May 17th 2006, 12:00am by Nick Walker

    ... as the vessel proceeds towards French Polynesia. The project has generated a great deal of media coverage in Norway and the rest of the world. At a news conference the late adventurer's son, Thor ... a story of high adventure on the South Seas that captured the world's imagination. The Tangaroa crew hopes to reach land in French Polynesia in July or August. They will conduct scientific ...

  9. Jason Dasey

    Posted Oct 11th 2009, 12:00am by Jason Dasey

    ... Pacific Ocean are located northeast of New Zealand, between French Polynesia and Fiji. Just last month the Cook Islands were confirmed as full Asia Pacific Golf Confederation (APGC) members, ...

  10. Destination: South Island New Zealand

    Posted Sep 04th 2007, 12:00am by Ellen Whyte

    ... or Te Reo Maori, you can make friends all over Polynesia. Hello Kia ora (KEY-ah oh-rah) How are you? Kei te pe-hea koe? (KAY te pay-hey coo) Fantastic! Great! Ehara mai! (Eh hara my) See you ...




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