MSG Trade Ministers Approve New MSG Trade Agreement

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Key MSG Trade Meetings

Series of meetings on MSG Trade

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23 - 24 May 2016   -  Trade & Economic Officials Meeting, MSG Secretariat

25 May 2016         -  Trade Ministers Meeting, MSG Secretariat

26 - 27 May 2016  -   Legal Scrubbing Workshop, MSG Secretariat

 

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25 May 2016 - MSG Secretariat - Port Vila, Vanuatu


MSG Trade Ministers Approve New MSG Trade Agreement

The 5th Trade Ministers Meeting of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) held in Port Vila, Vanuatu yesterday endorsed the conclusion of negotiations for the new Melanesian Free Trade Agreement...read more

Technical Working Group Meeting for the MSGTA3   17 Mar 2016 - MSG Secretariat - Port Vila, Vanuatu


Technical Working Group Meeting on the MSGTA3

The Technical Working Group Negotiations meeting on Trade in Services was convened in Port Vila, Vanuatu on 19-20 April 2016 to complete negotiations on the Services Schedules of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) Trade Agreement (MSGTA3)...read more

EU Ambassador Jacobs visits MSG Secretariat   17 Mar 2016 - MSG Secretariat - Port Vila, Vanuatu


EU Head of Delegation in the Pacific visits MSG Secretariat

The Head of the European Union Delegation of the Pacific Region, His Excellency Ambassador Andrew Jacobs visited the MSG Secretariat meeting the Officer-in-Charge and the management team in Port Vila, Vanuatu during his transit in Vila on Wednesday......read more

TC Winston   10 Mar 2016 - MSG Secretariat - Port Vila, Vanuatu


MSG Social Club TC Winston funds reaches Fiji

The Melanesian Spearhead Group has the pleasure of announcing that the funds raised during the half day fundraiser for Tropical Cyclone Winston held on 26 February 2016 in Port Vila has reached Fiji......read more

ATSD    10 Mar 2016 - MSG Secretariat - Port Vila, Vanuatu


MSG aviation and tourism experts set eyes on multi-tourism destination packages and aviation upgrades

The Melanesian Spearhead Group Second Aviation and Tourism Dialogue began Thursday 10 March in Port Vila at the MSG Secretariat.....read more

PM Solomons Handing over to PM Vanuatu    18 Feb 2016 - MSG Secretariat - Port Vila, Vanuatu

MSG Chair makes first capital visit - Vanuatu

 

The Prime Minister of Solomon Islands and Chair of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG), Honorable Manasseh Damukana Sogavare, MP, is currently undertaking his MSG capital visits from 16 to 28 February – firstly in Port Vila, then on to Noumea, Suva and Port Moresby....read more

MSG Observer Mission   21 Jan 2016 - MSG Secretariat - Port Vila, Vanuatu

MSG Observer Mission Chair calls on Ni-Vanuatu to vote

 

The Chair of the Melanesian Spearhead Group [MSG] Observer Mission has today called on all Ni- Vanuatu to embrace their democratic rights and come out in numbers to cast their vote in the snap General Elections scheduled for 22 January 2015...read more

15 - 16 Oct 2015 - Trade Working Group - Port Vila 16   15 Oct 2015 - Melanesian Hotel - Port Vila, Vanuatu

MSG Technical Working Group Negotiations Meeting on the draft 3rd edition of the MSG Trade Agreement

The MSG Technical Working Group Negotiations (TWGN) Meeting on the draft 3rd edition of the MSG Trade Agreement (MSGTA3) was convened in Port Vila on 15 and 16 October at the Melanesian Hotel. ...read more

15 Oct 2015 - EU Result Oriented Mission ROM visit to MSG Secretariat 2   15 Oct 2015 - MSG Secretariat - Port Vila, Vanuatu

Ms. Karen McHugh, and independent consultant from the EU on her Result Oriented Mission to MSG visits the MSG Secretariat  

Visit by Ms. Karen McHugh, an independent consultant from the EU on her Result Oriented Mission to MSG. The EU Result Oriented Mission (ROM) is conducted every 2 years to review and monitor EU funded programmes ...read more

5th ECCTAC divider 15 - 16 October 2015 - Honiara, Solomon Islands

5th MSG Environment & Climate Change Technical Advisory Committee Meeting

MSG Environment and Climate Change experts meet to discuss amongst others, t
he MSG Framework for Action on Environment, Climate Change and Sustainable Development 2020 and the Strategies for sustainable development in Melanesia as outlined in the MSG Prosperity for All Implementation Plan 2038...read more
13 to 16 Oct 2015 - SOM  FMM Budget Meetings 34   13 - 14 October 2015 - MSG Secretariat - Port Vila, Vanuatu

MSG Senior Officials meet to discuss MSG Secretariat Work Program and Budget for 2016

Mr. Joseph Ma’ahanua, Chair MSG Senior Officials Meeting (SOM) & Acting Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Trade (MoFA& ET), Solomon Islands officially opened the two-day Senior Officials Meeting from 13 to       14th October 2015 at the MSG Headquarters in Port Vila, Vanuatu

DSG Commonwealth visits MSG   21 September 2015 - MSG Secretariat - Port Vila, Vanuatu

Commonwealth Secretariat Deputy Secretary General visits Melanesian Spearhead Group Secretariat in Vanuatu

The Deputy Secretary General of the Commonwealth Secretariat in London, United Kingdom made his inaugural visit to the     Melanesian Spearhead Group Secretariat in Port Vila...read more
MSG Chair2   11 September 2015 - Port Vila, Vanuatu

MSG Chairman appeals for global community to stand united and tackle issue of Climate Change

The Chair of the Melanesian Spearhead Group, Prime Minister of Solomon Islands, Hon. Manasseh Sogavare, MP is appealing to all Pacific Island nations to act collectively...read more
SCLII Pr   08 September 2015 - MSG Secretariat - Port Vila, Vanuatu

MSG legal experts discuss the implementation of legal instruments to further strengthen MSG’s cooperation and Solidarity

MSG legal experts discuss the implementation of legal instruments to further strengthen MSG’s cooperation and solidarity The Chair of   the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) Sub-Committee on Legal & Institutional Issues (SCLII), Mr William Soaki...read more

         

 

1 Sep 2015 - Arms Trade Treaty Working Group 49  

02 September 2015 - MSG Secretariat - Port Vila, Vanuatu

MSG and PSAAG Regional Workgroup on UNPoA and Arms Trade Treaty

The Chair of the 2nd Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) Regional Workshop on UNPoA and Arms Trade Treaty (ATT), Mr Edmond Heau of the Department of Commerce, Solomon Islands welcomed members of the MSG, PSAAG ... read more

Trade Meetings  

28 August 2015 - Nadi, Fiji

MSG Trade Agreement to break new ground

The MSG Trade Agreement is set to make new ground as the only trade agreement in the Pacific that will include services, investment and labour mobility, says Fiji’s Permanent Secretary for Industry, Trade and Tourism Shaheen Ali... read more

AUF Students visit the MSG Secretariat  

28 August 2015 - MSG Secretariat - Port Vila

Students from Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF) visit the MSG Secretariat

Bright and energetic, bi-lingual students from Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF) visited the MSG Secretariat on Thursday 27 August 2015 between 2:00 and 4:30 PM...read more

 

 

Brussels

 

10 July 2015 - Brussels

MSG Representatives Meets with the MSG Ambassadors in Brussels to Discuss ACP and EU related development programs and support

The Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) Secretariat paid a courtesy visit to H.E. Ambassador Roy Mickey Joy, Vanuatu Embassy based in Brussels on Tuesday 7th July...read more

 
20th MSG Leaders Summit  

 18 - 26 June 2015, Honiara, Solomon Islands

20th MSG Leaders Summit

Leaders of the MSG, Foreign Ministers and Senior Officials convened in Honiara, Solomon Islands for the 20th MSG Leaders Summit...read more

SPEITT Meetings

 

20 May 2015, Suva Fiji

MSG Secretariat Signs MoU with the Pacific Islands Private Sector Organisation (PIPSO)

The MSG Secretariat and the Pacific Islands Private Sector Organisation (PIPSO) concluded a MoU, marking an important milestone for both regional organisations...read more

 

01 May 2015 - Tank Yu Parade - Post Cyclone PAM 81

 

15 May 2015 - MSG Secretariat - Port Vila, VANUATU

Vanuatu Prime Minister thanks and farewells deployed MSG contingents after TC PAM

The Prime Minister of the Republic of Vanuatu, Hon. Joe Natuman, MP said the immediate response for relief supplies and financial contributions of his fellow Melanesian Spearhead Group members...read more

 

MSG Legal Experts meet to finalize key issues before MSG Leaders Summit

 

20 April 2015 - MSG Secretariat - Port Vila, VANUATU

MSG Legal Experts meet to finalize Key Issues before MSG Leader's Summit

The 10th Meeting of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) Sub-Committee on Legal and Institutional Issues (SCLII) was held at the MSG Secretariat Headquarters in Port-Vila, Vanuatu from 20th to 21st April 2015 this week...read more

 

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