Marianas Variety - Marianas Variety - Today's Headlines http://www.mvariety.com/component/content/?view=featured Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:24:54 +1000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Torres encourages people to apply for Best Sunshine job openings http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/75937-torres-encourages-people-to-apply-for-best-sunshine-job-openings http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/75937-torres-encourages-people-to-apply-for-best-sunshine-job-openings

LIEUTENANT Gov. Ralph Torres is asking his fellow commonwealth residents to apply for the 500 positions being offered by Best Sunshine’s casino training facility in Garapan which will open soon.

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[email protected] (By Cherrie Anne E. Villahermosa - [email protected] - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +1000
MVA: Visitor arrivals up 5% in March, but Japanese arrivals down 34% http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/75930-mva-visitor-arrivals-up-5-in-march-but-japanese-arrivals-down-34 http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/75930-mva-visitor-arrivals-up-5-in-march-but-japanese-arrivals-down-34

(Press Release) — March 2015 visitor arrivals to the Northern Mariana Islands continue to rise, up 5 percent compared to March 2014. According to the Marianas Visitors Authority, arrivals to the islands of Saipan, Tinian and Rota registered 42,539 visitors in March 2015, compared to 40,613 visitors received in March 2014.

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NMC-CREES and community group hope for more government support for agriculture http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/75931-nmc-crees-and-community-group-hope-for-more-government-support-for-agriculture http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/75931-nmc-crees-and-community-group-hope-for-more-government-support-for-agriculture

NORTHERN Marianas College-Cooperative Research Extension and Education Services staff and the role models of Tanapag, Achugao, San Roque and As Matius or TASA reiterated the importance of government support for agriculture in order to create a healthy community during NMC’s press conference on Wednesday.

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[email protected] (By Richelle Agpoon-Cabang - [email protected] - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +1000
Dotts: It’s not a balanced budget if government obligations are not included http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/75936-dotts-it-s-not-a-balanced-budget-if-government-obligations-are-not-included http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/75936-dotts-it-s-not-a-balanced-budget-if-government-obligations-are-not-included

MICHAEL Dotts, the lawyer for the Anthony Pellegrino estate, said the commonwealth cannot have a “balanced budget” as required by the Constitution if the general appropriation measure does not provide for the payment of judgments.

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[email protected] (By Cherrie Anne E. Villahermosa - [email protected] - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +1000
Abandoned houses in Koblerville pose fire, health hazards http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/75948-abandoned-houses-in-koblerville-pose-fire-health-hazards http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/75948-abandoned-houses-in-koblerville-pose-fire-health-hazards

A TEENAGE couple was found sleeping inside an abandoned house in Koblerville, according to Jack Muna who is calling on the authorities to secure the unoccupied properties on Ahu Dr.

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[email protected] (By Junhan B. Todiño - [email protected] - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +1000
Rota DCCA director arrested for theft http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/75949-rota-dcca-director-arrested-for-theft http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/75949-rota-dcca-director-arrested-for-theft

THE resident director of the Department of Community and Cultural Affairs on Rota was arrested on Thursday, Department of Public Safety Commissioner James C. Deleon Guerrero told Variety.

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[email protected] (By Junhan B. Todiño - [email protected] - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +1000
Kilili: No to bombing on Pagan http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/75950-kilili-no-to-bombing-on-pagan http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/75950-kilili-no-to-bombing-on-pagan

HIS position on the issue has remained unequivocal for two years.  U.S. Congressman Gregorio Kilili Camacho Sablan reiterates that there should not be any bombing on Pagan.

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[email protected] (By Alexie Villegas Zotomayor - [email protected] - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +1000
Palau hosts global experts to develop marine sanctuary enforcement plan http://www.mvariety.com/regional-news/75941-palau-hosts-global-experts-to-develop-marine-sanctuary-enforcement-plan http://www.mvariety.com/regional-news/75941-palau-hosts-global-experts-to-develop-marine-sanctuary-enforcement-plan

KOROR (Palau National Government) — The Office of the President on Wednesday, April 15, welcomed experts from government, non-profit and academic institutions for a three-day session to develop a comprehensive enforcement strategy for the proposed Palau National Marine Sanctuary.

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