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Disability association gets new hilux from Australia

BY JOHN HOUANIHAU The Disability People Association Solomon Islands (DPASI) has received a new two-cabin Toyota Hilux from Australian Aid through the Australian High Commissioner to the Solomon Islands. The handover took place at the Development Service Exchange (DSE) on…

Solomon Islands to host country investment roundtable forum

BY NED GAGAHE Solomon Islands will be hosting a one-day country investment roundtable forum next week. Robert D Kaua, Deputy Secretary Governance of the Ministry of Provincial Government & Institutional Strengthening said that forum will be held on Friday, July…

MSIP paid courtesy visit to OPMC

BY INDY MAEALASIA THE 2024 Miss Solomon Islands Pageant’s (MSIP) contestants paid a courtesy visit to the Office of the Prime Minister and Cabinet yesterday afternoon. Supervising Prime Minister, Bradley Tovosia warmly welcomed the six contestants, who were accompanied by…

BAN IMPOSED

BY JOHN HOUANIHAU A ban has been imposed and effective on poultry products from Australia due to a recent bird flu outbreak in several Australian states. Biosecurity Solomon Islands Director within the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAL) Francis Tsatsia…

Pageant queens officially introduced      

BY INDY MAEALASIA THE six young women slated to contest in the upcoming Miss Solomon Islands Pageant (MSIP) next month have been officially introduced yesterday. The introduction took place during a press conference hosted at the Pacific Crown Hotel, the…

PWDSI represented at the Pacific Disability Forum

BY JOHN HOUAHIHAU The people with disabilities in the Solomon Islands were represented at the Pacific Disability Forum which runs from 8th – 10th July at Tanao Waterfront Hotel, Lautoka in Fiji. Casper Fa’asala Chief Executive Officer of People with…