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Monday, July 13, 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...

    Half of first repatriated nationals test negative

    BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO HALF of the nationals who were repatriated from Australia and New Zealand have had their first covid-19 tests and they all turned out negative.

    OUR Party increases to 32 in DCGA

    By EDDIE OSIFELO OWNERSHIP Unity, Responsibility (OUR) Party led by political wing leader, Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare has extended its numerical strength in the government to 32 members.

    High Court orders stop to logging operations in Malaita

    BY SAMIE WAIKORI AUKI HIGH Court of Solomon Islands on 29th/05/2020 issued an order to cease all logging operations in Malaita province. The...

    Number drops as SINPF covid-19 exemption draws closer

    By EDDIE OSIFELO THE number of Solomon Islands National Provident Fund (SINPF) members who are entitled to withdraw money under the covid-19 exemption orders has dropped as the deadline...

    Join the line

    People enquire at DBSI for loans By EDDIE OSIFELO PEOPLE turned up at room 27 of Solomon Islands National Provident Fund (SINPF) Plaza to collect forms...

    Local fisherman questions accessibility of government’s stimulus package

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA A local fisherman has questioned the government on just how accessible the Economic Stimulus Package is for rural people. He said listening through...

    Council defends removal of deputy treasurer

    By Alfred Sasako THE Honiara City Council has defended its decision to remove deputy Treasurer Obedson Pina, saying hiring and firing of staff is a prerogative of the Executive.

    Through thick and thin

    HCC exclusive By Alfred Sasako IF anyone epitomizes patience and hard work in learning the ropes of political ascendancy, Wilson Mamae is certainly one. The new...

    Cable changes nothing, yet

    Customers to wait until 2022 to get cheaper internet By EDDIE OSIFELO CUSTOMERS are expected to enjoy the full benefits of the Coral Sea cable which...

    DBSI ready to lend money early June

    By EDDIE OSIFELO DEVELOPMENT Bank of Solomon Islands (DBSI) is definitely ready to start lending in early June. Trevor Manemahaga, secretary of the DBSI interim board...