FSM to ban import of styrofoam and plastic bags

Starting July this year, the Federated States of Micronesia will start banning the importation of disposable single-use plastic bags and styrofoam food service items...

FSM Congress lifts coronavirus travel restrictions

The Congress of the Federated States of Micronesia has passed a resolution this week removing the government's travel ban on other countries with coronavirus...
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FSM president reimposes coronavirus travel ban

The FSM President has reinstituted the travel ban and quarantine requirements lifted by the FSM Congress last week. The FSM Congress passed a resolution last...

CNMI starts enforcing austerity measures

The CNMI will begin enforcing its austerity measures which include massive pay cuts to lawmakers' salaries. With the CNMI government set to lose tourism revenues...

FSM declares public health emergency, enforces travel ban to China

"FSM president seeking assistance for 6 citizens who are currently studying in Wuhan"  The Federated States of Micronesia has declared a state of public health...

Seabees help renovate Pohnpei’s Pehleng Elementary School

U.S. Navy Seabees, deployed with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 5’s Detail Pohnpei, local students, teachers, and officials attended the closing ceremony for the...

FSM student evacuated from Wuhan, epicenter of the coronavirus

Air New Zealand carried out an early morning evacuation flight out of Wuhan, China --- the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak --- and successfully...

More passengers test positive for coronavirus in Japan cruise ship

Several days after the Japan-operated cruise liner Diamond Princess anchored near Yokohama, more passengers have tested positive for the coronavirus. As of Friday, Japanese officials...

Palau government working with fishermen to address fish shortage

Palau has found itself in the midst of a fish shortage, with many restaurants and small caterers on island unable to find fish. To address...

RMI adopts travel ban for government officials, state workers

In light of the global coronavirus threat, the government of the Republic of the Marshall Islands has issued a temporary ban on international travel...





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