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TSI urges politicians to embrace digital era

By EDDIE OSIFELO TRANSPARENCY Solomon Islands is urging...

CBSI announces policy stance to tame inflation for next 6 months.

BY JENNIFER KUSAPA Central Bank has announced an...

SINPF to pay $77.5 million to members

BY NED GAGAHE SOLOMON Islands National Provident Fund...

SORE MAKES A U-TURN

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DPP rejects embattled city clerk’s attempt to withdraw criminal case BY JENNIFER KUSAPA EMBATTLED Honiara City Clerk Rence Sore yesterday made a surprise attempt to withdraw a criminal case he filed against two city councilors last...

CHINA DONATES PPE TO WESTERN PROVINCE

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By EDDIE OSIFELO WESTERN Province has deepened its relationship with China after it received 2,500 medical masks and other clothings in Honiara yesterday. Premier David Gina took delivery of the gifts from Ambassador Li Ming. “We will...

Sogavare misrepresents my statement: Kenilorea Jnr

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DEPUTY Opposition Leader and Chairman of the Parliamentary Foreign Relations Committee (FRC), Peter Kenilorea Jnr says the Prime Minister has totally misrepresented his statement on the determination of the China-Taiwan issue. The FRC Chair and...

Media urged to report accurately

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CHIEF Electoral Officer Jane Waetara urges media to report with facts and responsibility in order to avoid mis-information and panic. This comes as the media platform has expanded from traditional media to social media that...

Mangrove planting could help protect Solomon Islands community against rising sea level

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BY ALFRED PAGEPITU The coastal community of Nagoibo on Santa Isabel Province in Solomon Islands is one of the most vulnerable places in the country to the impacts of climate change. It is threatened by...

Workshop on inclusivity for persons with disability ends on high note

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BY IRWIN ANGIKI A workshop looking at ways to enhance inclusivity for persons with disability has ended in Honiara on a “high note”. A thrilled Mr Casper Faasala summed up this milestone event with this idiom...

Isabel landowners fight for ownership over Tubi logs

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OFANI EREMAE WHEN Malaysian loggerRichard Kong Sing Ngea pleaded guilty in December 2020 to the illegal harvesting of Tubi trees in Solomons’ Isabel Province, tribal leader Wilson Tohidi was thrilled. Ngea’s admittance of guilt, Tohidi believes,...

Foreign Affairs provides $900,000 support for 2 local companies

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The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Trade (MFAET) has acknowledged another mile stone achieved by the Solomon Islands Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) Enhanced Capacity for Agriculture Trade (ECAT) project with the signing of two...

Sinking island

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Schuijl produces documentary about Ontong Java BY ALFRED PAGEPITU A feature-length documentary on Ontong Java, in the Malaita Outer Islands, whose inhabitants continue to live under existential threats of climate change has been released. Two filmakers from...

Noro land issue

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Lands Board supports commissioner, Pari hits back clarifying misleading statements BY ALFRED PAGEPITU The Land Board on Tuesday this week gave its full support to the Commissioner of Lands for taking action to forfeit Fixed Term...