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Friday, December 3, 2021

    Watch out today

    SIDCCG tight-lipped over sackings of ministers and political appointees BY ALFRED SASAKOTODAY could be D-Day for up to five senior ministers and at least two senior political appointees.But the Government remained tight-lipped last night over...

    Hou talks agriculture, tourism & climate change with Belgium

    PRIME Minister Rick Houenipwela has received a courtesy visit by the Ambassador Designate of Belgium, His Excellency Marc George Mullie at the Office of the Prime Minister and Cabinet this week.As part of the...

    Opposition refutes media claims, urges Gov’t on

    THE Parliamentary Opposition has refuted the Island Sun headline on Tuesday this week alleging that it is colluding with Deputy Prime Minister Hon Manasseh Sogavare to overthrow Prime Minister Rick Hou.Opposition Leader Hon Manasseh...

    Bear prowls SI

    6 Russians arrive last night in dubious circumstances Russians ‘interested’ in resurrecting our development bank Reports of plot to oust Prime Minister Rick HouBy...

    PM assures new MSG chair of support

    PRIME Minister Rick Houenipwela has assured the Melanesia Spearhead Group of Solomon Islands’ support to Papua New Guinea as the new chair of MSG.In his statement at the plenary meeting last week, Prime Minister...

    PM Hou hands over MSG chair; calls for unity amongst MSG nations

    PRIME Minister Rick Houenipwela has officially handed over the Melanesian Spearhead Group chairmanship to his Papua New Guinea counterpart Peter O’Neil in Port Moresby on Tuesday evening.The handing over ceremony took place at the...

    PM agrees on Pacific Games proposal with PNG counterpart

    PRIME Minister Rick Houenipwela has initiated a new proposal with his PNG counterpart Peter O’Neil which will see PNG providing financial support towards the Pacific Games.Both Prime Ministers met yesterday for bilateral talks and...

    Parliament resumes in 2 weeks

    By Gary HatigevaFOLLOWING its break for last year’s Christmas-New Year festive period, Parliament is now confirmed to resume on February 28, 2018, a statement from the office of the Prime Minister’s Press Secretariat revealed.Prior...

    “Let them complete studies”

    Opposition leader calls for return of extension students to respective institutionsTHE Parliamentary Opposition calls on the Solomon Islands Democratic Coalition for Change Government (SIDCCG) to ensure the Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development...

    Guadalcanal provincial government swears in new minister

    THE Guadalcanal Provincial Government (GPG) yesterday swore in Hon Andrew Rayboy Member of Provincial Assembly for Paripao Ward as the new Provincial Minister for Works.Mr Rayboy previously held the post of Deputy Speaker to...