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Wednesday, October 27, 2021

    What it takes to get into the labour mobility scheme

    GEORGINA KEKEA“I AM the eldest in the family and I feel a sense of responsibility to make something of my life so that I can be able to support my family.”The sentiment shared by...

    Solomons Gold Mine of shrimps and their roles on river ecology.

    BY PRIESTLEY HABRUA log carrier vessel anchors few kilometres offshore on Rakata River mouth on Isabel Province in the Solomon Islands in April 2021.Upstream an expedition by a group of French and local biologists...

    10 police check-points within emergency zone in lockdown

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPAThere will 10 police check-points within the emergency zone from Poha to Alligator Creek during the 36-hour lockdown.Assistant Commissioner Simpson Pogeava revealed during a joint press conference yesterday that public within the...

    High Commissioner Jones joins scout

    The Solomon Islands Scout Association (SISA) has commissioned Dr Brian Jones, British High Commissioner, as its International Commissioner.The appointment, effective last week, made Jones as the first international commissioner for SI Scout as it...

    Floral, soap making training underway

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPAABOUT 20 participants are in a five-day floral and soap making training at the National Art Gallery.Trainer John Fadama said such training improves one’s skills on how to do something one will...

    Sanga’s ‘game changing’ decision

    From journalist to community developerBy BRIAN LEZUTUNIA FEW years ago, Lesley Sanga was a familiar name typed out boldly on the pages of the Solomon Star newspaper.For six years, the young-man from East Kwara’ae...

    Australia supports SIWIBA to create better economic opportunities for women

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPATHE Australian government through the Strongim Bisnis program has established a partnership with the Solomon Islands Women in Business Association to support women create better economic opportunities.Speaking at a breakfast on Friday,...

    Mother’s courage in the face of a COVID induced economy

    BY BEN BILUAGizoSHE withstands the heat, the dust and with her body stretched to the limit, she keeps going to provide for her family.This is the story of 36-year-old, Rose Oli who fought against...

    Bellona organic farmer in Honiara to promote harvest

    BY JARED KOLIMotivated by the healthy growth and harvest of his organically grown variety of cabbages, Mr Bix Paul travels more than 200 kilometres from Bellona in the far south-eastern province of Renbell to...

    Successful youth program

    110 Solomon Islands youth now certified divers20 more sponsored youth now in the programme  More youth sponsors invited to join the programmeSOLOMON Airlines, Dive Munda and Agnes Gateway Hotel are marking International Youth Day...