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President’s Office Newsletter

President’s Office Newsletter

 In early August, 2016, the Office of the President launched a newsletter called Kidid Kwōjkwōj. In her welcome to the new publication, President Hilda Heine explained…

Hot New Radio Station

Hot New Radio Station

 The hot new radio station on Majuro is Daniel Kramer’s Power 103.5 FM, with hundreds of people tuning to listen to the DJs that include…

Copra Processing Plant

Copra Processing Plant

 It’s a hot, tiring job, but the making of copra is one of the few…

Domestic Flights with AMI

Domestic Flights with AMI

 The domestic airline, Air Marshall Islands (known as simply AMI), was established in 1980 with…

National Government

 The Constitution of the Marshall Islands entered into force on May 1, 1979, at which…

Nitijela members

 On Thursday, January 28, 2016, Dr. Hilda Heine was sworn as President of the Marshall Islands. Speaker…

The Courts

The Courts

 The Supreme Court This is a superior court of record with final authority to adjudicate all…

RMI Ship Registry

RMI Ship Registry

 The Marshall Islands has the world’s third largest ship registry, which is administered by the…

Culture View all

WAM Open Day

WAM Open Day

 WAM Director Alson Kelen explained to the audience why the program always includes women: We went to the Council of Chiefs and they did not need to stop and think…

Giff Johnson on Nuclear Testing

Giff Johnson on Nuclear Testing

  Marshall Islands Nuclear Tests and Fallout from Regis Tremblay on Vimeo. The Marshallese people are victims of the nuclear age and they are now victims of global warming and…

Riwut Racing

Riwut Racing

 Riwut canoes are miniature canoes that zip along at high speeds. Riwut racing seems to have phases of popularity, but in recent years, if you go to the Marshall Islands Club (on…

Virtual Museum of Clothing Mats

Virtual Museum of Clothing Mats

 The revival program of jaki-ed (clothing mats) includes a virtual museum of the world’s collections of jaki-ed, many of which were collected from the turn of the century through to…

Dan Zak on the Nuclear Era

Dan Zak on the Nuclear Era

  So we (the U.S.) tested 67 nuclear weapons in the Marshall Islands from 1946-1958. If you take the explosive yield and spread it out evenly, the equivalent would be…

Canoe trip ‘out of this world’

Canoe trip ‘out of this world’

 Jacque Spence, Executive Vice President of the Canvasback Medical Missions, and her team recently went sailing on a couple of traditional Marshallese canoes. Her verdict? “Sailing on a Marshallese canoe…

Recreation View all

Fish or Dive on Wasabi

Fish or Dive on Wasabi

 Cary packed a year’s worth of ocean sport fishing excitement into half a day! — Grant Bilyard, who chartered Wasabi with a few mates in…

World’s largest shark sanctuary

Canoe trip ‘out of this world’

Fishing Around Majuro and Arno

Diving: Getting out on the water

Hotels & Restaurants View all

Communication View all

Hot New Radio Station

Hot New Radio Station

 The hot new radio station on Majuro is Daniel Kramer’s Power 103.5 FM, with hundreds of…

Internet Options

Mail and Freight

Phones

Karen's Kitchen View all

Karen’s Pumpkin Bread

Karen’s Pumpkin Bread

  Happily, we were given a huge pumpkin by a friend who’d recently been in the…

Janet’s Thai Pumpkin Soup

Banana Bread

Bread with a Boost

Karen’s Fish Burgers

More About Majuro View all

Restrooms Review

Restrooms Review

 The morning mantra: “Money? Tick. Keys? Tick. iPhone? Tick. Toilet paper? Tick.” Really? Really. (You just…

Flying Tour of Uliga, Majuro

A Day Out to Laura Beach

Laundries

Fresh Water Sources

Shopping View all

Food Stores

Food Stores

   The two largest fresh produce and general food outlets in Majuro are Island Pride Supermarket,…

Fish Market

Clothing Stores

Hardware

Pharmaceuticals