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Wednesday, September 22, 2021

    Renbel and U.S establish partnership

    BY BEN BILUAGizo UNITED States has reached out its assistance to Rennell/Bellona Province following the successful launching of development programmes on Malaita Province. US Deputy Chief of Mission US Embassy Port Moresby, Bernand Link met with...

    PM Briefed on Projects under US Development.

    The United States of America this week updated Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare on plans to upgrade the former’s development programmes in the country.  The US Deputy Chief of Mission from the Port Moresby Embassy, Mr....

    Licence for out-growers and plantation this year

    By EDDIE OSIFELO MINISTRY of Forest and Research will issue licence to out growers and plantation owners this year. Permanent Secretary, Vaeno Vigulu confirmed this when asked by Member of Parliament for East Makira, Lilly Mafane...

    MAL to deliver on three main projects in 2021

    THREE main important projects have been earmarked for implementation under the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAL) 2021 development budget, besides others. Permanent Secretary Ethel Tebengi Frances highlighted these when her executive appeared before the...

    NWGDA begin 2021

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLO NORTH West Guadalcanal Development Association members officially commenced their 2021 programmes with registration of members to continue to achieve the association’s aims and objects. Chair if the association Simon Chottu said NWGDA...

    Maka’a happy his Province included in World Bank/Agri Program

    THE Premier of Makira Ulawa Province, Julian Maka’a says he is happy with the World Bank’s inclusion of his Province with funds to develop its Agriculture development projects. He made the comment in Kira Kira,...

    World Bank will not support Kava farming

    The World Bank which will provide funding and technical assistance towards agriculture and livestock projects in three Provinces of Solomon Islands will not support Kava farming. This was revealed in a consultative meeting in Kira...

    I’m here with open ears’: US rep

    BY SAMIE WAIKORI AUKI THE people of Malaita Province this week welcomed the US Deputy Chief of Mission under the US embassy in Port Moresby, His Excellency, Bernard Link to Auki. Mr. Link was in Auki as...

    MARA moves to revive cattle farms

    BY SAMIE WAIKORI AUKI PREMIER of Malaita province, Daniel Suidani says his government is engaging in efforts to re-establish cattle farms in the province. He adds, this is one of the sectors his government is pushing in...

    Food supplies under threat as new weather patterns sweep Solomon Islands

    By Ben Bilua, Mavis Nishimura Podokolo and Jennifer Kusapa From King tides swamping villages to crop confusion leaving families hungry, changing weather and climate patterns due to climate change have spawned a new era across...