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Wednesday, April 21, 2021

    Varivao gold kava grows in US market

    BY LYNTON AARON FILIA SOLOMON Islands has another jackpot in the making, with local kava making a name for itself in the US market. The US market is now eyeing the Solomon gold kava produced by...

    MP Bodo defends ‘stop noni farming’ comments

    MEMBER of Parliament for North West Guadalcanal, Bodo Dettke has defended his call for all local noni farmers in the provinces to discontinue work on noni farming due to in availability of processing facilities...

    Coronavirus could cripple Solomon airlines’ only viable overseas route

    By Alfred Sasako MEASURES being taken by the Australian Government to contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus could potentially cripple Solomon Airlines, officials warned on Tuesday 17th March. The warning comes as airlines across the region...

    China’s requirement on RCDF spending

    By EDDIE OSIFELO THE 50 members of Parliament are mandated to spend $360,000 of their $1.8 million on water and sanitation projects. This was the requirement of Peoples Republic of China on its $90 million provided...

    Sunshine mineral has no licence: Isabel PS

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA THE Isabel Provincial Government has denied granting any business licence to the Sunshine Mineral Company limited. Provincial Secretary of Isabel Province John Lokumana told Island Sun that the company entered Isabel without any...

    We need leaders who are not afraid: Kuma

    By EDDIE OSIFELO SOLOMON Islands development challenges since Independence in 1978 offers two lessons. Minister of Finance and Treasury, Harry Kuma stated this when he delivered the $4 billion budget in Parliament yesterday. He said first, if...

    Hope for farmers

    North-west Guadalcanal MP Dettke makes maiden export of multi-million dollar Noni product By Alfred Sasako NORTH-WEST Guadalcanal MP Bodo Dettke is today standing taller than the rest of his Parliamentary colleagues, opening a potential revival for...
    Labour Mobility in Australia

    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 keep Cabinet and the National Trade...


    Wale calls on Finance PS to resign from DBSI Board By EDDIE OSIFELO OPPOSITION Leader, Matthew Wale has called on Ministry of Finance and Treasury permanent secretary, Dentana McKinnie to resign from the Development Bank of...

    Bmobile up for sale

    By EDDIE OSIFELO BMOBILE Solomon Islands is up for sale. Kumul Consolidated Holdings (KCH) is putting out Expressions of Interest for interested parties to buy off the company. Bmobile, a mobile service provider since 2010, is the...