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Pacific Cooperation Broadcasting Limited (PCBL) aims to bring the best of New Zealand content to you via its contribution feed service Pasifika TV.  We will keep you updated with the latest news and current affairs happening locally and from the Pacific.


PNG secures a second medal in weightlifting

06 Apr 2018

Papua New Guinea have won a second silver medal in weightlifting at the Commonwealth Games.

Dika Toua was unable to repeat her gold medal performance from four years ago, lifting a total of 182kg in the women's 53kg division, to finish 10kg adrift of India's Sanjita Chanu Khumukcham.


PNG secures the Pacific's first medal at the Commonwealth Games

06 Apr 2018

Papua New Guinea's Morea Baru has won the Pacific's first medal of the Commonwealth Games.

But the weightlifter said a silver medal on the Gold Coast fell below his expectations.

Baru lifted a combined total of 286kgs, two kilograms shy of the gold medallist Muhamad Bidin from Malaysia.

The 27-year-old fell short with a final attempt at 163kg in the clean and jerk, which would have put him back in front.


Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Coverage in the Pacific

12 Mar 2018

Pasifika TV brings coverage of the  Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games to the Pacific.

The New Zealand government-funded Pacific Cooperation Broadcasting Limited (PCBL) has secured the broadcasting rights for Pasifika TV to share coverage of the Gold Coast, Commonwealth Games 2018 (GC2018), with Pacific free-to air broadcasters in Cook Islands, Fiji, Nauru, Niue, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Vanuatu, Kiribati and Tuvalu.


PM's tour a hit with islands

09 Mar 2018

It was a week of potently strong insect repellent, woven flax fans, and to put it bluntly - sweat.

Jacinda Ardern has completed a whirlwind trip of the Pacific Islands, stopping in Samoa, Niue, Tonga and the Cook Islands.

It was her first trip as Prime Minister, where she took the chance to meet with all the heads of the countries.

At every island there was a visit to some sort of school and it was in these moments that Ms Ardern shone the most.


PNG cricketers to take on might of the Windies

08 Mar 2018

Papua New Guinea take on the two-time world champions, the West indies, tonight at the World Cup Cricket Qualifiers in Zimbabwe.

The Barramundis must win the match to have any hope of staying alive in the competition and eventual qualification for next year's World Cup, after consecutive defeats against the United Arab Emirates and Ireland.


NZ fund boost to Samoa's private sector benefits women, young people

05 Mar 2018

New Zealand's prime minister has announced $US4.7 million ($NZ 6.5 million) in extra funding to boost employment and investment in small businesses in Samoa.

Jacinda Ardern is visiting Apia as part of her Pacific Missions trip which also includes legs in Tonga, Niue and the Cook Islands.




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