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Wednesday, September 23, 2020

MHMS plan to establish quarantine facilities at provinces

BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO MINISTRY of Health and Medical Services (MHMS) plans to establish quarantine facilities at the provinces...

    New Airbus to arrive this weekend

    By EDDIE OSIFELO SOLOMON Airlines new Airbus A320 aircraft H4-SIB is expected to arrive this weekend. Manager Commercial, Collin Sigamanu confirmed to Island Sun on Thursday 4th...
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    Important role of Labour Mobility Oversight Committee

    THE Labour Mobility Oversight Committee (LMOC) has an important role in Labour mobility. LMOC is the governance body to oversight the Labour Mobility Unit and its role is to...

    Important Bill For low income earners in Parliament

    THE Government is expecting to debate either to impose tax exemption on low income earners or leave the tax threshold as it is. The Income Tax Amendment Bill 2019...

    CBSI makes $84 million profit

    BY EDDIE OSIFELO CENTRAL Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) has made an operating profit of $84 million last year from investment income and growth in other incomes. Speaking at CBSI 2018 Annual Report in Honiara on...

    SICCI appointed to Land Board

    THE Solomon Islands Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SICCI) as the peak body representing the private sector in the country will be part of the Land Board under the Ministry of Lands, Housing and...

    Construction sector has potential to boost economy: Salgado

    By Mike Puia THE country’s construction sector holds huge potential to boost the economy, says Amila Salgado, head of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Extended Mission in Solomon Islands. Salgado made the comments at a graduation...

    Isabel’s Suavanao airfield reopens

    SUAVANAO Airfield in Isabel Province was re-opened last Saturday following the successful rehabilitation of the airport’s deteriorating runway which has forced the Government to close it in September this year. Representatives of the Ministry of...

    Axiom’s first shipment next year

    BY BEN BILUA FIRST commercial shipment of nickel in Solomon Islands history is expected to occur in the first three months of 2019. Axiom Mining Company has confirmed to Island Sun over the weekend that they...

    YECSI hosts first networking event

    THE Young Entrepreneurs Council Solomon Islands (YECSI) has hosted its first networking event on November 8, 2018 at the Heritage Park Hotel. Called ‘Ignite Networking’, the event presented the opportunity for seven young entrepreneurs to...

    Business training kick starts youth-led social enterprises

    YOUNG social entrepreneurs from Malaita province advanced their ventures to address community challenges through a business training in Auki last week. The three-day training for winning teams of the Malaita Youth Peacebuilding Innovation Forum held...