22 Sep 2017 By Cherrie Anne E. Villahermosa – [email protected] – Variety News Staff GOVERNOR Ralph DLG Torres said on Thursday only 2,000 hotel rooms will be added to Saipan’s inventory right now. Appearing before the Current Issues class of instructors Barry Wickman and Guadalupe Borja-Robinson at Northern Marianas College, Torres was asked if there […]

22 Sep 2017 By Lori Lyn C. Lirio – [email protected] – Variety News Staff WHILE he does not object to the idea of rehiring retired teachers, Board of Education member Herman T. Guerrero said this proposal should be the second option. A Senate legislative initiative introduced by Sen. Justo Quitugua, S.L.I. 20-1 would authorize the […]

22 Sep 2017 By Bryan Manabat – [email protected] – Variety News Staff IMPERIAL Pacific International (CNMI) LLC and U.S. Customs and Border Protection on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding for the implementation of a reimbursable services program. The MOU will allow Imperial Pacific to engage CBP in the processing of casino visitors arriving at […]

22 Sep 2017 By Alana Chargualaf – For Variety HAGÅTÑA (The Guam Daily Post) — Swarmed with enthusiastic young children, the Guam Visitors Bureau hosted five local, kid-focused businesses and organizations as they signed their pledges during the first-ever Hafa Adai Pledge Kids Ceremony at the Nieves M. Flores Memorial Library in Hagåtña. Signing off […]

22 Sep 2017 By Cherrie Anne E. Villahermosa – [email protected] – Variety News Staff SENATOR Justo Quitugua urged Imperial Pacific International to address the 37 construction workers’ demand for their back-wages from their employers, IPI’s contractors whose officials have already left the island. IPI, which has been providing the workers free housing and food, has […]

22 Sep 2017 By Junhan B. Todiño – [email protected] – Variety News Staff THE Saipan mayor’s office will pursue a boardwalk project and develop a “sunset garden” on Beach Road, special assistant Henry Hofschneider said on Thursday. He said the mayor’s office will seek assistance from the Department of Public Works for design and engineering […]

22 Sep 2017 By Bryan Manabat – [email protected] – Variety News Staff ONE of the five defendants implicated in a fraudulent foreign labor scheme has been allowed by the federal court to depose four witnesses in Bangladesh who, he claimed, will prove his innocence. District Court for the NMI Designated Judge John C. Coughenour authorized […]

22 Sep 2017 By Bryan Manabat – [email protected] – Variety News Staff IN the past two years, the CNMI government has been making weekly payments of $1 million to the Settlement Fund, according to its trustee, Joyce Tang. In a report to the federal court, Tang said these $1 million weekly payments provide the cash […]

By Blake Schnitker on September 21 at 9:45am No one is hurt following an alleged robbery yesterday evening in Jacksonville. According to authorities, officers with the Jacksonville Police Department responded to a report at around 5 p.m. of Read More By Blake Schnitker on September 21 at 9:38am Elementary school boundaries within Jacksonville School District […]