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Riot torn businesses to receive payments soon

By EDDIE OSIFELOABOUT 162 businesses affected by...

INQUIRY SOON

BLC sets to inquire into decision to...

CBSI COMMITTED TO NEW PAYMENTS SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT 

The Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI)...

Two detained for allegedly printing and circulating counterfeit money.

BY JENNIFER KUSAPATWO men were arrested and remanded in custody yesterday over allegations they printed and circulated fake $100 notes.Paul Rubin Olofia and Mark Naku were remanded on the grounds they both had no...

PM says he held back from sacking SIBC management

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By EDDIE OSIFELOPRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare says he has held back from sacking the management of the Solomon Islands Broadcasting Corporation (SIBC).This was after SIBC did not make profit since 2018 and other infringements...

Togamana: study done on effects of vaccines here

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By EDDIE OSIFELOMINISTRY of Health and Medical Services has carried out a study and investigation into side effects of vaccinations administered in the country.Vaccines studied include AstraZeneca, Pfizer and Sinopharm.Minister Dr Culwick Togamana confirmed...

FAKE NOTES ALERT

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CBSI: counterfeit banknotes circulating againThe Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) is urging public to be on high alert and to look out for fake banknotes following reports of a high number of counterfeited...

Cyber crime bill to be ready end of this year

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By EDDIE OSIFELOATTORNEY General, John Muria Junior is hoping to see the draft of the cyber crime bill ready before the end of this year.The Bill aims to deal with cyber bullying, money laundering,...

SIBC NOT UNIFYING!

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….PM explain reasons for broadcasters’ omission as SOEBy EDDIE OSIFELOTHE Prime Minister has accused the Solomon Islands Broadcasting Corporation (SIBC) of deviating from its purpose of uniting the country. Manasseh Sogavare made this statement when...

NEW LAW ON GOVERNMENT PAY

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Kuma says bill aims to remove delay in systemBy EDDIE OSIFELODELAYING of payments between banks and the Government will soon become a “thing of the past” once the Payment Systems Bill 2021 becomes operational.Minister...

FORAU FACES COURT

Temotu premier charged with 14 counts of conversionBY JENNIFER KUSAPATEMOTU premier and former Member of Parliament for Temotu VATUD constituency, Clay Soalaoi Forau, is facing 14 counts of conversion in relation to an agricultural...

New hemodialysis machine to deal with Kidney issues

BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOTHE Solomon Islands will soon take charge of a hemodialysis machine to assist patients with kidney problems.This was confirmed by the Medical Superintendent of the National Referral Hospital, Dr Janella Solomon...

TRC REPORT COMING UP

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Sogavare intends to have it discussed in parliamentBy EDDIE OSIFELOTHE five-volume report of Truth and Reconciliation Commission is among important businesses the Sogavare-led Government plans to discuss in the current 11th sitting of Parliament.A...