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Wednesday, June 16, 2021

    Police to investigate patrol boat incident in Buala

    BY JENNIFER KUSAPA POLICE will be conducting a full enquiry into an incident involving the Patrol Boat Gizo in Buala during the celebrations marking the Isabel Provincial Day. The incident involved the Patrol boat suddenly reversing...


    Talk over forestry law By EDDIE OSIFELO SOLOMON Forest Association (SFA) will go through the Drafting Instructions of the Forestry Bill with the government on Wednesday (June 18) next week. SFA President Johnny Sy confirmed this in...

    Fiji, Vanuatu students to return next month

    BY JARED KOLI The Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development (MEHRD) will bring home Solomon Islands students completing their studies in Fiji and Vanuatu next month. MEHRD through the Solomon Islands Tertiary Education and Skills Authority (SITESA)...

    Students in Fiji reminded to follow regulations

    BY JARED KOLI NEWS cases are recorded daily in Fiji, and Solomon Islanders working and studying there are reminded to abide by COVID-19 hygiene protocols and regulations. On Tuesday, the Student Education Attaché in an email...

    Wale urges Sino, gov’t to follow due process

    LEADER of Opposition Matthew Wale calls on the government to allow due process to take its cause in relation to the recent cancellation of SINO Capital’s Foreign Investment Board approval. SINO Capital is a foreign...

    CEMA trading center at Noro to open soon

    BY BEN BILUA Gizo EXPORT Commodity Market Authority (CEMA) Trading Centre at Noro is expected to reopen at the end of this year. This was highlighted during a consultation between the Cabinet Sub-Committee of the Prime Minister’s...


    Working with CBSI seeking answers By EDDIE OSIFELO SOME ‘victims’ of Dr Deogratias Harorimana’s brokering business held their first consultation with Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) and its Solomon Islands Financial Intelligence Unit (SIFIU) yesterday. Former...

    Kolosori Nickel starts drilling

    By EDDIE OSIFELO KOLOSORI Nickel (SI) Limited has commenced drilling uphill at Havihua in Bugotu, Isabel Province, three weeks ago. One of the landowners, Fr Wilson Mapuru confirmed this to Island Sun yesterday from his home...

    Ngati: review of city act will not change Honiara

    REVIEW of the Honiara City Act will not drastically change the image of the city. Vura ward Councilor, Reginald Ngati stated this after the city is facing road issues, traffic congestion, unregulated businesses and others. Ngati...


    New patrol boat outpost land owners not happy with Gov’t BY JARED KOLI With ground-breaking to be held soon, a customary landowning group of the soon-to-be built patrol boat base at Lofung in Shortland Islands have...