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Wednesday, January 26, 2022

    Striking a balance for equitable growth important: Gould

    BY BEN BILUAGizoSTRIKING a balance on how to encourage equitable economic growth is paramount in the Pacific says the World Bank’s Lead Economist and Program Leader in the East Asia and Pacific Region.Dr David...

    PM opens virtual regional media anti-corruption summit.

    PRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare has officially opened the second Pacific Anti-Corruption Journalists Network summit.The two days summit which kicked off yesterday in Tavanipupu, East Guadalcanal is hosted by the Media Association of Solomon Islands...

    Samoa community aids NRH

    THE Solomon Island Samoa Community assisted the National Referral Hospital by making a charity donation of aluminum chairs and cleaning agents following months of fundraising.On Thursday morning, the SI Samoa Community members met with...

    Solomon Islands performing well in literacy and numeracy

    BY BEN BILUAGizoSOLOMON 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 PODOKOLOA 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 MeetingAt this week’s Pacific Climate Justice Summit, attended by hundreds of NGOs...