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Sunday, January 23, 2022

    Tale of backpacker turned Gizo businessman

    BY BEN BILUAGizoADVENTURES are full of surprises; some cannot never be forgotten for years. The world is full of surprises and human beings must step out from their comfort zone to see what the...

    SICCI hosts Business Excellence Awards with theme ‘Challenges to Opportunities in a COVID-19 World’.

    THE 2021 edition of Solomon Islands’ leading business event, the Business Excellence Awards (BEA) was yet another success.Organised by the Solomon Islands Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SICCI), the 2021 BEA was again hosted...

    Sinking sands in the Western Solomons

    BY BEN BILUAGizoAs dawn broke in the Western Solomons, frigate birds were searching for their resting place only to find few coral stones. The stones are what is left of a sinking island. These...

    ESP saved us from the worst of the COVID-19 economic crisis: PS Dentana

    By Brian Lezutuni and Mavis PodokoloTHE Government believes that the $360 million Economic Stimulus Package funding has helped Solomon Islands and its people avoid the worst economic impacts of COVID-19.When the pandemic closed international...

    Ta’uika Festival launched on Bellona Island

    The Ta’uika Festival, held on November 2 and 3, 2021 on Bellona Island, Rennell Bellona Province, was inaugural hosting of the annual event developed over traditional fishing practices on catching Flying Fish.Hosted at Ahanga...

    Village students act to restore food security

    By CHARLES KADAMANAStudents and surrounding communities at Kolokoda primary school in Isabel province are taking action to restore food security now under threat due to climate change.As part of the action, they are currently...

    Malaita provincial health to inquire into magnetic claim

    BY SAMIE WAIKORIAUKIMALAITA provincial health and other support authorities will launch an inquiry to verify the authenticity of pictures and information contain in a clip that is currently circulating on social.The same news appeared...

    Solomon Islanders bearing witness to climate change.

    BY BEN BILUAGizoIN the Western Province, climate change has spelt death for many islands, but it has also given birth to one.Across the jewel seas of the province, there are regretful scenes as small...

    SolAir discounts holidays for the vaccinated

    Solomon Airlines announced new discounts for vaccinated passengers yesterday.The holiday discounts are part of the Solomon Islands Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s (SICCI) “Bisnis for Vaccines” campaign, and are supported by the Australian Government...

    Cross-road and Bloody ridge communities launch by-laws.

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPATHE communities surrounding the Cross-road area and Blood ridge have launched their community by-laws yesterday.Chief Wesley Tuita Ramo in an interview with Island Sun said the community is very grateful for the...