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Monday, May 17, 2021

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

    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

    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...

    Stevenson double

    Kurukuru reels to second win in Asian Indoor Games, Tops Group A BY ROMULUS HUTA A double by George Stevenson helped the Solomon Islands national futsal side Kurukuru cruised to a narrow 4-3 win over Chinese...

    Petition March today

    Civil Society Organisation to march on Prime Minister’s Office, petition for return of Anti-Corruption Bill to Parliament BY BARNABAS MANEBONA CIVIL Society Organisation (CSO) will today march on the Prime Minister’s Office to present their petition...

    Junior Kurukuru flies Thursday

    Squad to spend 10 days Down Under By Taromane Martin THE Solomon Islands U-17 Futsal team, the Junior Kurukurus will leave the country on Thursday for Australia to undergo final preparations for the OFC U-17 qualifiers...

    Inter-islands semis Wednesday

    Makira, Malaita, Rennell and Bellona through for playoffs By Taromane Martin MALAITA Subi will meet Rennell in the semifinals of the 2017 Solrice Inter-Islands rugby challenge after defeating Isabel 23-3 in their final pool match over...

    We keep our focus for our next games

    Kurukuru claims first win By Taromane Martin THE Solomon Islands national futsal team, the Kurukurus has kicked off their campaign with a bang at the 5th Asian indoors and Martial Arts Games in Asgabat, Turkmenistan. Kurukurus defeated...

    Warriors back on top

    Marist moves up in second. By Taromane Martin SOLOMON Warriors FC is back on top of the Telekom Soccer League (TSL) table after securing their third win in the competition yesterday. The Moses Toata coached side are...

    Women learn core values of business

    BY BEN BILUA MEMBERS of Solomon Islands Women in Business (SIWIBA) have undergone two days of training on strategic principles to start and grow a business. More than 15 women turned up on Saturday for the...

    Strong association encourages strong business

    BY BEN BILUA AN entrepreneur expert from United Stated Ms Greta Schettler says strong association can stimulate strong and successful business initiatives for women. Ms Greta is currently on a tour offering entrepreneur training in three...