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Friday, December 3, 2021

    Floral, soap making training underway

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPAABOUT 20 participants are in a five-day floral and soap making training at the National Art Gallery.Trainer John Fadama said such training improves one’s skills on how to do something one will...

    Taiwan culture encounters transformation

    BY LYNTON AARON FILIA OTHER people occupying Taiwan are transforming its culture and tradition, according to the Director General for Indigenous People Cultural Development Centre, Council of Indigenous People in Taiwan.Mr Tseng Chih Yung said...

    Strengthening democracy through inclusive elections

    BY UNDP Solomon IslandsINCLUSIVE democratic development requires that all segments of the society, including disadvantaged groups such as the poor and the most vulnerable, have a meaningful voice in decisions affecting their well-being.Yet, all...

    Duff Islanders champion people-to-people diplomacy in Taiwan

    A group of five Duff Islanders of Temotu Province have recreated history by successfully linking their canoe making and sailing traditional knowledge, technology and skills with Fara’ngaw Tribal Nations of Amis ethnic group in...

    Journalists play vital role during the pandemic: PM

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOJOURNALISTS in the country have played an essential role of information dissemination in keeping the public informed since the outbreak of coronavirus pandemic.This was echoed by Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare at...

    Participating models praised

    BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLOTHE Gold sponsor of the 2018 Solomon Fashion Week, JNS Hair and Beauty Studio, has praised participating models for ‘great teamwork and positive attitude’.JNS Hair and Beauty Studio Director Salome Kwaiga...

    Journos reminded to do duty with professionalism

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOLOCAL journalists in the country have been reminded to do their duties with professionalism.This call to remind journalists of their duties was echoed by Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare during the World...

    Success of MACFest masks undercurrent of dissatisfaction

    By Alfred SasakoAS the veil of success of the two-week Melanesian Arts and Cultural Festival (MACFEST) lifted, undercurrents of dissatisfaction by some local artists have begun to emerge.And one member of the Arts Association...

    People with disability mark their big day

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOPEOPLE with disability residing in Honiara gathered yesterday to commemorate International Week of Deaf People and International Day of Sign Language.The theme of the week-long celebration was “Rights, culture and sign...

    Easter market for women

    BY ALFRED PAGEPITUFORTY-plus venders turned up at the Paradise Hall, Pacific Casino Hotel to set up their stalls and sell their produce.The Easter market is all about different companies, business houses and local vendors...