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Friday, August 7, 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...

    PM’s Chief of staff fined $1,700

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA THE Prime Minister’s Chief of Staff Robson Djokovic has been ordered to pay a fine of $1,700 by Wednesday August 5 after he was convicted of...

    How we survived

    Ordeal of six who went missing at sea for 20 days BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO WITH only a paddle at their disposal, six adults were able...

    Gov’t seeks extra $385m

    By EDDIE OSIFELO GOVERNMENT is asking Parliament to regularise an additional three hundred and eighty-five million, one thousand, six hundred and twenty seven dollars ($385, 001,627).


    Donors provide $424.3 million to help Solomon Islands against global pandemic By EDDIE OSIFELO SOLOMON Islands bilateral and multilateral partners have injected about $424.3 million to...

    Revenue shortfall of $450m

    By EDDIE OSIFELO MINISTRY of Finance and Treasury has experienced a revenue collection shortfall from taxes around $450 million due to the impact of the coronavirus.

    COVID-19 talk

    PARLIAMENT to approve another State of Public Emergency, third meeting resumes today The third meeting of the 11th Parliament resumes today to consider the motion to approve another State...

    Balance but not steady

    Choiseul government resumes equal number with non-executive following a switch, but remains open to leadership challenge BY BARNABAS MANEBONA CHOISEUL provincial government is once again on...

    We will not let go the fight against covid: PS McNeil

    BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO PERMANENT Secretary for ministry of health Pauline McNeil has assured the nation that her ministry and its partners will not let go the fight against...

    Djokovic’s case still with DPP

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA THE case against the Prime Minister’s Chief of Staff, Robson Djokovic, is still with the Director of Public Prosecution (DPP). Deputy Director of...

    Tourism industry suffers massive blow

    By EDDIE OSIFELO SOLOMON Airlines, hotels and tourism operators in the country are still recovering from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.  Governor General Sir David...