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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...

Fashion industry a billion-dollar business

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BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO THE Association of Solomon Islands in Creative Fashion (ASICF) has created a platform for local established designers and emerging designers to use to boost the country’s economy. In its latest initiative, the...

Sea level rise is real for Lord Howe Islands

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BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO THE people of Lord Howe islands are struggling to adjust to the effects and impacts of climate change. Sea level rise and salt water intrusion are some of the effects felt by...

SI appreciates strong bond with USA and Japan

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BY LYNTON AARON FILIA PRIME Minister Rick Houenipwela says today Japan and the United States have forged one of the strongest bonds across all sectors. Houenipwela says as Solomon Islands marked the 76th Anniversary of the...

Plastic waste accumulating at Kukum drainage pose health risk

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BY LYNTON AARON FILIA WALK past the Kukum betel-nut market in Honiara and one could literally feel despair at the huge amount of plastic waste there. Residents and market vendors tell Island Sun that the plastic...

Beat plastic pollution for World Environment Day

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BY GEORGINA KEKEA BEAT Plastic Pollution”, the theme for World Environment Day (WED) 2018, is a call to action for all of us to come together to combat one of the great environmental challenges of...

Rini, Philip deny lucrative cash offers

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BY JARED KOLI   FORMER Prime Ministers Danny Philip and Snyder Rini have denied lucrative cash offers alleged in the local media in recent days. It was alleged that the two MPs were offered two cheques by...

‘Go back to work’

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Government urges nurses to abandon sit-in protest and resume duties BY MAVIS N PODOKOLO NURSES on sit-in protest have been asked by government to return to duty. Government has labelled the peaceful sit-in protest staged by nurses,...

SLAP ON PM’s FACE

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Thousands of frontline workers disobey order and avoid vaccination - ministry of health, HCC, NRH, Guadalcanal health, etc BY MAVIS N PODOKOLO PRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare is “extremely disappointed” at public servants of frontline ministries and...

Country’s diverse cultures plays crucial role in tourism development

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BY LYNTON AARON FILIA THE diversity of culture across Solomon Islands puts the country’s tourism market in the strong selling point, it is reported. The Solomon Islands National Tourism Development Strategy 2015 – 2019 highlights that...

Student wants environmental studies in schools

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BY JARED KOLI SCHOOLS within the country have been urged to implement environmental studies in schools to exchange the mindset of students and care for the environment. This was echoed by Woodford International School year 9...