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Saturday, January 29, 2022

    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...

    Grereo festival starts

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOTHE 2021 Grereo festival and Isabel Second Appointed Day Celebration for Isabelians residing in Honiara was officially opened yesterday with the aim to re-ignite cultural and religious values.The event was held...

    Plasticwise Gizo, a beacon of hope

    BY BEN BILUAGizoOUR 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...

    New Crafts Market Centre to open in Honiara

    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...

    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...

    NZ-SI relationship honoured ahead of monument unveiling

    A small ceremony was organized by the New Zealand High Commission in Honiara to honour the significant involvement of Solomon Islanders in World War II, and ahead of a scheduled unveiling of a new...

    Support journalists to overcome barriers: Kenilorea

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOTHE 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...

    Traditional knowledge good for environment  

    BY GEORGINA KEKEATRADITIONAL skills and knowledge are now considered endangered with only a small group of people still practising ancient wayfinding methods.In the easternmost of Solomon Islands lies Taumako. Occasionally called the Wilson Islands,...

    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...

    Booklet on outstanding women of SI launched

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOA booklet on outstanding women of Solomon Islands was launched yesterday with aim to pay tribute to women valued and respected for their contributions to communities.The booklet was launched at the...