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Friday, December 3, 2021

    Gov’t confirms repatriation stranded nationals in Fiji and Vanuatu

    THE National Government through the Covid-19 Oversight Committee has confirmed the date to repatriate our stranded nationals in Fiji and Vanuatu.Chair of COVID-19 Oversight Committee, Mr James Remobatu has confirmed Wednesday 27 May for...

    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...

    ‘Get the jab’ Sisilo tells SI workers in Australia

    Solomon Islands’ High Commissioner to Australia, Robert Sisilo, has told Solomon Island workers in Australia to get their COVID-19 jabs if they have not yet got their first and second vaccine doses.This is despite...

    PM Hou addresses Pacific-Japan economic forum

    PRIME Minister Rick Houenipwela on Thursday has addressed a high-level Economic Forum between Pacific Island Leader’s and the Japanese companies in Tokyo.The Prime Minister and Fiji Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama were the only two...

    Junior Kurukurus flies today

    By Taromane MartinTHE Solomon Islands U-17 Futsal team, the Junior Kurukurus will depart today for Australia to undergo final preparations for the OFC U-17 qualifiers in Auckland, New Zealand.Head Coach Stanley Puirana confirmed the...

    NTU questioned over student book and establishment allowances

    BY BARNABAS MANEBONATHE National Training Unit (NTU) has been urged to quickly settle the book and establishment allowances for government-sponsored students in USP’s Laucala and Emalus campuses.Solomon Islands Government (SIG) sponsored students studying at...

    Morrison arrives in Honiara

    By EDDIE OSIFELOAUSTRALIA 30th Prime Minister Scott John Morrison, 51 years old, had arrived in Honiara on board a Royal Australia Air Force plane yesterday.His less than 24 hour visit comes after his re-election...

    SISF VP visits Taurama Aquatic center

    BY ROMULUS HUTAIn Port Moresby, PNGVICE-President of Solomon Islands Swimming Federation (SISF) Nihal Seneviratne has visited the Taurama Aquatic Center in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea (PNG) yesterday afternoon.Taurama Aquatic Center will play host...

    PM Sogavare condemns North Korea

    THE Prime Minister has used his speech at the UN last week to condemn North Korea for the recent ballistic missiles test over the Pacific.Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare attended the United General Assembly last...

    Pacific Island leaders welcome PM Abe’s commitment

    BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO IN JAPANTHE Pacific Island Leaders who have attended the Eighth Pacific Islands Leaders Meeting (PALM8) have welcomed Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s commitment to enhancing regional connectivity.This is through...