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Monday, November 30, 2020

Media urged to report accurately

CHIEF Electoral Officer Jane Waetara urges media to report with facts and responsibility...
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    Solomon Islands people fed up with corruption

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    BY BARNABAS MANEBONA YESTERDAY’S peaceful march to the Prime Minister’s Office is a sign of a nation weary of corruption. Civil groups mobilised bringing their petition to the nation’s leader demanding the return of the Anti-Corruption...

    Bill returns October

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    Government promises to bring back Anti-Corruption Bill in next month’s sitting BY BARNABAS MANEBONA GOVERNMENT has promised to return the highly demanded Anti-Corruption Bill to parliament in October. Deputy Prime Minister Hon Manasseh Maelanga reassured the protesting...

    SolAir & Fiji Airways sign codeshare agreement

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    SOLOMON Airlines and the Fiji Airways, Fiji’s national airline, have signed a codeshare agreement for flights between Nadi and Honiara. The codeshare, which comes into effect on September 30, 2017 will see both airlines place...

    PNG assistance to Solomon Islands will continue: Yakasa

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    BY BARNABAS MANEBONA PAPUA New Guinea’s (PNG) grant assistance to Solomon Islands will continue with a few issues needed to be cleared by the SI government. This is according to the PNG High Commissioner to Solomon...

    Government needs to recognise its employees: Sisilo

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    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA PERMANENT Secretary of the Ministry of Public Service Nego Sisiolo says the Solomon Islands Government should recognise its highly trained professionals. He made the comment during the Permanent Secretaries and Under Secretaries Forum...

    Minister Tome’s case adjourns

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    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA THE case against government minister David Tome will be mentioned again on October 17 at the Honiara Magistrate Court. Member of Parliament for Baegu/Asifola, David Tome is the current Minister of Provincial Government...

    Court to hear submission on Raoga’s case

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    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA CLOSING submission on the case against Ellison Raoga, charged for corruption related offences, will be heard in the Honiara Magistrate Court today Both prosecution and defence will be filing their closing submission to...

    What’s the big deal? Usual NRH practice to charge foreigners: Dr Houasia

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    By Alice Nantara NATIONAL Referral Hospital top Orthopedic Dr Patrick Houasia has confirmed allegations by the Bulacan Integrated Wood Ltd are true. Dr Houasia confirmed charging the sick expat according to the itemised charges shown in...

    Licensing committee for Beche-de-mer export not yet approved

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    BY BARNABAS MANEBONA THE licensing committee to issue out beche-de-mer export licences is yet to be approved by the Ministry of Fisheries Permanent Secretary. It must first be approved before it can screen applicants and issue...

    Deep-seated internal rivalry within management is costing SIPA heaps

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    By Alfred Sasako (in Guangzhou, China) INTERNAL rivalry within the top echelon of the Solomon Islands Ports Authority (SIPA) is deep, resulting sometimes in explosive exchanges, denials and counter-denials, a special investigation by Island Sun has...