Category: Micronesia travel news

Micronesia Travel & Tourism News for visitors. The Federated States of Micronesia is a country spread across the western Pacific Ocean comprising more than 600 islands. Micronesia is made up of 4 island states: Pohnpei, Kosrae, Chuuk and Yap. The country is known for palm-shaded beaches, wreck-filled dives and ancient ruins, including Nan Madol, sunken basalt temples and burial vaults that extend out of a lagoon on Pohnpei.

Strong 6.2 Earthquake Strikes Yap in Micronesia
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Strong 6.2 Earthquake Strikes Yap in Micronesia

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- July 6, 2020

A 6.2 magnitude earthquake hit the State of Yap in the Federated States of Micronesia today, July 6, 2020, at ... Read More

Free of Coronavirus are 15 Countries including 10 Island Nations
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Free of Coronavirus are 15 Countries including 10 Island Nations

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 7, 2020

Which countries in the world don't have the coronavirus yet - and what is the reason and WHY?  15 countries ... Read More

PATA Micronesia Chapter: New Board of Directors and Chairs
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PATA Micronesia Chapter: New Board of Directors and Chairs

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 2, 2019

This past month marked the end of the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Micronesia Chapter’s directorship for 2017 – 2018. ... Read More

Palau Island plans sunscreen ban to save coral
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Palau Island plans sunscreen ban to save coral

mm Alain St.Ange- November 5, 2018

The tiny Pacific island nation of Palau will ban “reef-toxic” sunscreens from 2020 in what it claims is a world-first ... Read More

Air Niugini crashed B737 in a lagoon
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Air Niugini crashed B737 in a lagoon

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- September 28, 2018

In the Federated States of Micronesia, an Air Niugini B737 crashed landed in a lagoon while attempting to land at Chuuk ... Read More

Strong earthquake rocks State of Yap, Federated States of Micronesia
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Strong earthquake rocks State of Yap, Federated States of Micronesia

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 9, 2017

Magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck State of Yap in Federated States of Micronesia today. According to the reports, there was no ... Read More

Earthquake: 6.4 measured in the State of Yap , Federated States of Micronesia
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Earthquake: 6.4 measured in the State of Yap , Federated States of Micronesia

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 8, 2017

A strong earthquake with a strength of 6.4 shook the State of Yap in the Federated States of Micronesia. There ... Read More

Saipan Airport receives $3.8M for airport bridgeways
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Saipan Airport receives $3.8M for airport bridgeways

editor editor- July 12, 2017

US Congressman Gregorio Kilili Camacho Sablan announced today that the Commonwealth Ports Authority would be receiving $3,761,807 to replace 3 ... Read More

Imperial Pacific Resort Hotel ・ Saipan starts operation on 6 July, 2017
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Imperial Pacific Resort Hotel ・ Saipan starts operation on 6 July, 2017

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 5, 2017

Imperial Pacific International Holdings Limited is delighted to announce that we will be moving from our temporary training facility - ... Read More

Guam Visitors Bureau event lights up Pleasure Island Tumon with over 12,000 in attendance
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Guam Visitors Bureau event lights up Pleasure Island Tumon with over 12,000 in attendance

mm Chief Assignment Editor- July 1, 2017

The Guam Visitors Bureau (GVB) is proud to announce the BBQ competition winners of the fifth annual Pleasure Island Guam ... Read More