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Saturday, August 13, 2022

Riot torn businesses to receive payments soon

By EDDIE OSIFELO ABOUT 162 businesses affected by...

INQUIRY SOON

BLC sets to inquire into decision to...

CBSI COMMITTED TO NEW PAYMENTS SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT 

The Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI)...

Gold Ridge set to reopen

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LOs get 10 percent share in new GRML set up By Gary Hatigeva NEW life is being breathed into the Gold Ridge Mining Limited (GRML). As the gold price shows evidence of a recovery, GRML has announced set plans to restart operations...

Traffic incident halts meeting

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By EDDIE OSIFELO THE traffic accident at Tenaru, east of Honiara, on Wednesday night which resulted in five people confirmed dead has affected the meeting between Win Investment Ltd and Turarana Landowners Taskforce and other...

Women’s group opens new shop at Gold Ridge

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THE Guadalcanal Provincial Government’s provincial Minister for Women, Youth and Sports opened the Gold Ridge Women Association shop yesterday. Situated at the Gold Ridge Mine Site, the retail shop is registered and trading under business...

Kiribati welcome back to Foxwood

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BY MIKE PUIA MEMBERS of the Kiribati community in Honiara have all the reasons to celebrate on Thursday. Not only it’s their Independence Day but, their wish to return to the land they called “second home”...

SPREP establish information centre

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BY LYNTON AARON FILIA SECRETARIAT of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP) has established an environment information centre at the Barana community. The information centre will be used for disseminating information relating to environment while visitors...

Govt yet to pay $22M to Mamara investor

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By EDDIE OSIFELO THE Government is still to pay the $22 million to Metropolis Mamara Development Ltd. This following rumours that the Government has paid the company owned by  Singapore’s Metropolis Pacific Ptd Limited. Permanent Secretary of...

GP Premier pledges support for Barana community nature park

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BY LYNTON AARON FILIA   GUADALCANAL Premier has pledged his support towards the Barana Community Nature Park as it will offer opportunities to people. Premier Anthony Veke in his remarks on the World Environment Day yesterday registered...

2018 national budget by March

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BY SAMIE WAIKORI THE Solomon Islands Democratic Coalition for Change Government is optimist to table the 2018 national budget before parliament by March 2018. In a press conference yesterday, Prime Minister Hon Rick Hou updated local...

SIMA probes ship wreck

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By EDDIE OSIFELO SOLOMON Islands Maritime Authority (SIMA) is investigating the incident which saw MV Haura wrecked on the beach of Peochakuri village in South Guadalcanal last Friday. Acting Director, Jonah Matau said SIMA is investigating...

First ever national herbarium building opens

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BY BEN BILUA THE Ministry of Forest and Research has officially launched the National Herbarium building, yesterday. Guest of Honour, the Deputy Prime Minister of Solomon Islands Hon Manasseh Sogavare said the event marks a historical...