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Thursday, April 9, 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...

    Tikopian delegation highlights SI in France

    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...

    Sharing Marovo Carvings with the world

    BY ELLISON VAHI THE Marovo Carver is a short Documentary about Marovo Carvings, life and culture in the Solomon Islands. Elliot Spencer as the Director and Producer of the Documentary Filmed it as it tells the...

    PWDSI enjoys performances from visiting Taiwan acrobats

    BY LORETTA BRIGIDIA MANELE THE People with Disabilities Solomon Islands (PWDSI) organization were treated to an array of performances by visiting members of the Taiwan Acrobatic Troupe from National Taiwan College of Performing Arts at...

    Opening of craft market centre a milestone: Ma’ahanua

    BY LORETTA BRIGIDIA MANELE THE country’s new craft market centre would not be a reality if not for the collaboration and partnership between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Tourism, Taiwan and development partners. Trade...

    Visitors saddened by spoiled tourism & leisure sites

    BY LYNTON AARON FILIA LOG ponds along the coast of Guadalcanal are a threat to the coastline and marine life. They also portray a negative image for tourism in the country. An example of such negative...

    RIPEL dividend paid in full, more to come

    By Alfred Sasako BUSINESSMAN Patrick Wong and his Board of Directors have done it again – this time paying in full the remaining dividends to the Lavukal people of Russell Islands. The quiet but rich ceremony...

    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...

    Tikopian delegation off to France

    BY LYNTON AARON FILIA   THE small island of Tikopia and its way of life will be viewed in one of Paris’s famous cinemas, God Planet Foundation. This documentary will be viewed by an audience in...

    East Kwaio now graces international web pages

    By Alfred Sasako THE name East Kwaio carries a stigma in Solomon Islands. Despite its rich cultural roots and unique way of preserving their way of living over many years, not many people appreciate the...

    Ijo Maringi festival is our pride: Giroi

    BY ALFRED PAGEPITU GIZO “IT is an event where our Ijo-Maringi Communities celebrate their Culture and History, and to use this knowledge to inform and strengthen themselves about Sustaining and Conserving the Environment in our...


    Important role of Labour Mobility Oversight Committee

    THE Labour Mobility Oversight Committee (LMOC) has an important role in Labour mobility.

    Gov’t hands $800K towards Aussie bush fire

    By Mike Puia THE government last night handed SBD$800,000 towards the Australia...

    Australia opens up for Solomon Islands

    BY ALFRED PAGEPITU AUSTRALIA is considering ‘further opening up its doors’ to Solomon Islanders, it is reported. This is...

    Indonesia pushes for an umbrella framework cooperation agreement with Solomon Islands

    By Alfred Sasako   INDONESIA'S Ambassador to Solomon Islands, Adriana Supandy, has revealed his country wants an Umbrella Framework...

    PM to produce PIF report to Cabinet

    By EDDIE OSIFELO PRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare will present the report of the government’s trip to the recent...

    Aust announces $11m funding for marine pollution

    BY CHARLES KADAMANA In Funafuti, Tuvalu THE Australian government has announced SBD$11m for the Pacific Regional Environment programme to...
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