Category: New Caledonia​

New Caledonia is a French territory comprising dozens of islands in the South Pacific. Tourism is an important industry for this island territory. New Caledonia is a French territory comprising dozens of islands in the South Pacific. It's known for its palm-lined beaches and marine-life-rich lagoon, which, at 24,000-sq.-km, is among the world's largest. A massive barrier reef surrounds the main island, Grand Terre, a major scuba-diving destination. The capital, Nouméa, is home to French-influenced restaurants and luxury boutiques selling Parisian fashions.

Aircalin takes delivery of its first Airbus A330neo aircraft

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- July 30, 2019

New Caledonia’s Aircalin has taken delivery of its first of two Airbus A330-900 at a delivery ceremony in Toulouse, France, ... Read More

New Caledonia Tourism road show has only one European destination

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- June 18, 2019

A delegation from New Caledonia Tourism (Nouvelle-Calédonie Tourisme Point Sud) led by its deputy general manager, Ms. Julie Laronde, made ... Read More

France aids New Caledonia airline

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- November 29, 2018

New Caledonia’s international airline has been given tax rebates by France to buy two new Airbus airliners. Read More

Loyalty Islands struck by 2 earthquakes in a row

editor editor- October 15, 2018

According to two separate reports from the USGS (United States Geological Survey), Loyalty Islands located off the coast of New ... Read More

Earthquake shakes southeast of Loyalty Islands

editor editor- September 10, 2018

A 6.1 earthquake struck off the coast of Loyalty Islands approximately 146 miles from New Caledonia. The quake struck at ... Read More

Cruising New Caledonia: Not a surprising development

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- July 13, 2018

In New Caledonia between 2013 and 2016, the cruise ship rate has grown by 32%. In 2016, there were over ... Read More