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Tuesday, May 26, 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...

    SPO makes $132m profit in 2017

    By Mike Puia THE South Pacific Oil (SPO) recorded a $132.9 million profit at the end of last year, a $16.8 million increase from 2016. Chairman of the SPO board, Gideon Zoloveke, revealed this when announcing...

    More PCDF fund assured by Minister

    BY ALFRED PAGEPITU GIZO The Government could increase its development assistance in rural villages under its Provincial Capacity Development allocation (PCDF) pending a new proposal requesting for additional funds allocation. The Minister for Provincial Government and Institutional...

    Seneviratne terminated

    By Taromane Martin THE National Olympic Committee of Solomon Islands (NOCSI) has confirmed that the president for archery federation and Hockey Federation Mr Nihal Seneviratne has been terminated. A NOCSI statement yesterday said that Mr Seneviratne’s...

    Result negative

    Relief as first of three samples dismisses COVID-19 fears, country awaits two more BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO SOLOMON Islands is breathing easier as the first...

    Pricing scandal?

    Billions of dollars robbed from SI economy through logging By Gary Hatigeva THE Solomon Islands economy is believed to have been robbed billions of dollars through exported logs under prefixed prices outside of international market tags. The...

    Many youths face uncertain future: HYC

    BY LYNTON AARON FILIA HONIARA Youth Council (HYC) president says many youths in Solomon Islands still live in uncertain and unsettling times which young people are confronting in every turn. In a five-day youth leadership retreat...

    Temoa aims to go defensive against mighty Aussie

    BY ROMULUS HUTA In Port Moresby, PNG THE head coach of the national under-18 boys’ hockey team has vowed to put a lot of emphasis on defence prior to taking on Australia in match day two...

    “Let them complete studies”

    Opposition leader calls for return of extension students to respective institutions THE Parliamentary Opposition calls on the Solomon Islands Democratic Coalition for Change Government (SIDCCG) to ensure the Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development...

    Virgin coconut oil hits global market

    BY LYNTON AARON FILIA STRONG niche markets are emerging for Virgin Coconut Oil which is described as the fastest growing product with high value on the global market, it is reported. The Asia and Pacific Coconut...

    West Pacific qualifiers team depart for Fiji Saturday

    BY ROMULUS HUTA MEMBERS of the Solomon Islands tennis team for the upcoming West Pacific Regional Championship (WPRC) in Fiji will depart Honiara for Nadi this Saturday. Head coach Doreen Ningalo confirmed to SunSPORTS yesterday. A total...