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Monday, July 13, 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...