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US Secretary of the Navy visits Palau, Historic visit of two top US military heads in 2 months

The US Secretary of the Navy Kenneth J. Braithwaite made a historic visit to Palau yesterday, following shortly after another historic visit by the US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper in August. In a statement to the press, President Tommy E. Remengesau Jr. said the visits highlights the special relationship between the two countries.  For […]

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Story book launched to help children cope during the COVID-19 pandemic

The Government of Palau along with UNICEF and NABU recently launched a story book called “The Virus-Stopping Champion: Pacific Islands Edition” to help aide the children of Palau during the global COVID-19 pandemic. According to UNICEF, one of the greatest challenges that children are facing in the Pacific is understanding and coping with the changes […]

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Palauan St. Dominic graduate wins best thesis in medical tech

A Palauan graduate of St. Dominic College of Asia in the Philippines received special recognition for her research on diabetes treatment. Ms. Morisang Shoulyn Terong received the award for Best Thesis in Medical Technology, which was written on the study of Neurophil-Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin (NGAL) as a potential biomarker for Type-1 diabetes. Ms. Terong graduated alongside […]