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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.

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Fiji netballers put positive spin on 'beltings'

Fiji were outclassed by South Africa in two home tests in September.
11 Oct 2017

The Fiji netball team are treating a series of heavy defeats as a valuable learning experience.

The Pearls were beaten by Scotland 52-34, Wales 61-40, Northern Ireland 58-46 and England 94-31 in successive days at the European Championships in Cardiff.

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NZ celebrates Fijian language

10 Oct 2017

Fijian language week is being celebrated across New Zealand this week.

This year's theme is 'my language, learn it, speak it, live it' with the language considered a core component of Fijian culture.

University of Auckland's teaching fellow, Tarisi Vunidilo, said with the consistent growth of the Fijian community in New Zealand, it is important for New Zealanders to also embrace the week.

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Vanuatu Mini Games donates to Ambae evacuees

Collin Michael from the Ambae Disaster Relief Committee in Port Vila receives a donation from the Mini Games Organising Committee.
10 Oct 2017

The Organising Committee for the Pacific Mini Games in Vanuatu have donated to the thousands of people forced to evacuate Ambae Island.

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Fiji Pearls beaten in Cardiff

Fiji are competing in the Netball Europe Open Championships in Cardiff.
06 Oct 2017

The Fiji Pearls have been outclassed 52-34 by Scotland in their opening match at the Netball Europe Open Championships in Cardiff.

The eighth ranked Fijians trailed 15-5 after the opening quarter, 26-14 at half-time and 41-23 heading into the final period against the 12th-ranked Thistles.

The Pearls lost two home tests against South Africa last month and will also face Wales and England over the next two days.

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Solomons men, NZ women set futsal pace in Auckland

06 Oct 2017

The Solomon Islands men's team and New Zealand women's team continue to set the pace after two days of competition at OFC Youth Futsal Tournament in Auckland.

Solomon Islands edged New Caledonia 3-2 on Thursday morning, in a top of the table clash, before thrashing Samoa 8-0 to make it four straight wins.

Baby Kurukuru coach Stanley Puairana was excited to secure another six points but has already turned his focus on his team's last day of matches.

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Pacific nations tipped to impress at Rugby League World Cup

The Rugby League World Cup
04 Oct 2017

Former Australia and Fiji rugby league international Lote Tuqiri believes the upcoming World Cup could be the most competitive yet.

The 38-year-old made his name in the 13-a-side game, winning NRL titles with the Brisbane Broncos and South Sydney Rabbitohs at both ends of his career and starring for Queensland, the Kangaroos and Fiji Bati, either side of an equally impressive stint in rugby union.

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UPCOMING SHOWS

"For many of us God is central to the things we believe and He has our physical commitment to His purposes. Yet our greatest challenge continues to be... giving God our hearts.

2018 OFC Women's Nations cup from New Caledonia. Join the Pacific women's commentary team  of Lavenia Yalovi from Fiji.