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Wednesday, September 22, 2021

    Solomon Islands performing well in literacy and numeracy

    BY BEN BILUAGizo SOLOMON Islands is sitting at the top in the Pacific Islands Literacy and Numeracy Assessment (PILNA). This was confirmed by Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development, Dr Franco...

    PNG Fundraising dinner successfully held

    A fundraising dinner was successfully held by the Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands Association.as part of a major activity to raise fund to commemorate PNG’s 46th independence on September next month. The dinner was a...

    Young women join climate change fight

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLO A group of young women under the Young Women Christian Association (YWCA) Solomon Islands are on a two-day regional training to fight climate change. President for Young Women Christian Association Solomon Islands...

    Alumni celebrates strong Solomon Islands-Australia links

    At its 2021 annual Gala Dinner on Saturday, the Solomon Islands Australia Alumni Association (SIAAA) celebrated the achievements of its members and the strong relationship between Solomon Islands and Australia.  The Gala Dinner brought...

    Police get caps from Aust and NZ

    Police have received new caps from programmes under Australia and New Zealand. The Australian Solomon Island Police Development Programme (SIPDP) and New Zealand Solomon Police Support Programme (SIPSP) says they are proud to unite to...

    Operation Island Chief targets illegal fishing

    Agency-led surveillance operation covering 18.4 million square kilometres, came to a successful closure yesterday. FFA Director Fisheries Operations, Allan Rahari said that despite the 10-day Operation covering a substantial area it was bolstered by local...

    Call for action on Climate change

    PACIFIC Civil Society Calls on Vanuatu’s Prime Minister to take an ambitious stand on Climate Change at the upcoming Pacific Island Forum Meeting At this week’s Pacific Climate Justice Summit, attended by hundreds of NGOs...

    PNG envoy graces Guale celebrations

    PAPUA New Guinea High Commissioner to Solomon Islands Moses Kaul was part of the Prime Minister’s entourage to Guadalcanal Province’s Second Appointed Day this week. Kaul accompanied Prime Minister Sogavare from Honiara to Marau Sound...

    Proud in culture, strong in spirit

    Yuendumu Doors exhibition launched HONIARA residents will be able to view a weeklong Australian Indigenous art exhibition launched today at the National Art Gallery by the Australian High Commissioner, the Minister for Foreign Affairs and External...

    50k AstraZeneca doses arrive from Australia

    Fifty thousand Australian-made AstraZeneca doses arrived in Solomon Islands yesterday on a flight from Brisbane - the largest single consignment of AstraZeneca doses yet to arrive in Solomon Islands from anywhere in the world. Australia...