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Wednesday, December 7, 2022

New political party formed

BY NED GAGAHEA new political party has...

Seven communities to benefit from US grant

By EDDIE OSIFELOABOUT seven communities in Guadalcanal...

Case of woman assault returns to court today

BY JENNIFER KUSAPATHE case of a woman...

BIG PROBLEM

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Corruption remains an issue, says TSI deputy chair KingmeleBy EDDIE OSIFELOCORRUPTION remains a big problem in the Government and business sector.Vice Chairman of Transparency Solomon Islands, Rodney Kingmele stated this during the launch of...

Australia assures commitment to Bina Harbor

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BY SAMIE WAIKORIAUKIAustralia is sticking with the Bina Harbour project.High Commissioner Dr Lachlan Strahan made the reassurance yesterday during a handover of a hilux and 40 laptops along with their accessories to the Afutara...
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Big companies likely to be the focus of any second round of ESP funding:...

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By Brian LezutuniA second Economic Stimulus Package (ESP) is possible depending on the outcome of monitoring and evaluation of the effectiveness of the current ESP payments. Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Finance and Treasury,...

Black-listed logger ordered out of Ngella

BY ALFRED PAGEPITUA sub-contractor linked with a logging company blacklisted for its history of non-compliance with the business licence of the Central Province has been asked to leave its operations in the Mboli passage...

DETAILS OF ‘BRUTAL KILLING’

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-Dead Chinese mother had made phone call to husband for help: Police-Several stab wounds-Broken kitchen knife blade embedded in woundBY JENNIFER KUSAPAPolice have disclosed disturbing details into Tuesday’s killing of a Chinese woman, an...

SI average growth rate at 2.7: Census

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By EDDIE OSIFELOTHE Solomon Islands 2019 national census showed average annual population growth since 2009 at 2.7 percent.This is one of the fastest rates in the Pacific.Honiara, the capital, grew by 5.8 percent, taking...

MARA BRIBE CLAIM

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Acting premier denies $20,000 counter-offerBY CHARLES KADAMANAMALAITA’S acting premier Nelson Lenty says accusations that MARA government agents offered $20,000 to members who left them to return, are untrue.“This is simply not true,” Lenty, who...

Man who fakes own death to appear again in court today

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BY JENNIFER KUSAPATHE case of an accused Peter Fakaia will appear again in court to confirm the continuation of trial on the defence case.This is the case of Peter Fakaia who is facing trial...

Noro land issue

Lands Board supports commissioner, Pari hits back clarifying misleading statementsBY ALFRED PAGEPITUThe Land Board on Tuesday this week gave its full support to the Commissioner of Lands for taking action to forfeit Fixed Term...

Two doses before entering Solomon Islands: Gov’t

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BY JARED KOLIPeople from high-risk countries will have to take two doses of covid-19 vaccine before they can travel to Solomon Islands.This is according to senior advisor to the Ministry of Health and Medical...