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Wednesday, August 17, 2022

SUIDANI SUBMITS CLAIMS

Gov’t given 28 days to respond to...

Government fines Win-Win over gold smuggling

By EDDIE OSIFELO THE Government has charged Win...

Ete slams Government policy on UXO

By EDDIE OSIFELO MEMBER of Parliament for East...

Duff Islanders champion people-to-people diplomacy in Taiwan

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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...

Tikopian delegation highlights SI in France

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BY LYNTON AARON FILIA FRANCE is looking to support Solomon Islands after the film on Tikopia and its way of life was showcased in Paris, France. Two weeks ago, a high Chief from Tikopia and five...

Wale hails role of media

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OPPOSITION Leader Matthew Wale has congratulated the media in the country as they mark the World Press Freedom Day yesterday. In a statement yesterday, the Opposition Leader on behalf of the Opposition Group has recognised...

New Crafts Market Centre to open in Honiara

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THE Ministry of Culture and Tourism will officially open the newly built Crafts Market Centre in Honiara tomorrow. The Centre is to cater for the exhibitions and sales of local traditional handicrafts by our cultural...

People with disability mark their big day

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BY MAVIS N PODOKOLO PEOPLE 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...

Championing the voices of young people in Honiara

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LYNTON A. FILIA HONIARA City Council Youth Worker Mary Tuhaika has been championing the Honiara urban youths on a mission to empower young people on active participation, leadership, and empowerment programs. Working in the youth space...

Plasticwise Gizo, a beacon of hope

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BY BEN BILUAGizo OUR Islands, Our Wastes and Our Future. This was the message Plasticwise Gizo put across during the launching of their programme yesterday. The programme is looking at addressing solid wastes such as plastics...

Local Educators take in Arts in Literacy Course

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During the recent Covid outbreak when so much was shut down, three educators attended an online course entitled, “Arts in Literacy and Education Material Development”.  The course was offered by Payap University in Chiang Mai,...

Support journalists to overcome barriers: Kenilorea

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BY MAVIS N PODOKOLO THE country must support journalists to overcome barriers to their work, says Alicia Kenilorea, United Nations Joint Presence representative at yesterday’s Press Freedom Day event in Honiara. “At this time, we must...

Easter market for women

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BY ALFRED PAGEPITU FORTY-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...