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Wednesday, May 12, 2021

    ADB funds solar projects here

    By EDDIE OSIFELO ASIAN Development Bank (ADB) has supported Solar Development Project in five provinces in the country. Elmir Elbling, Unit Head of ADB Solomon Islands Pacific Country Office in Honiara, confirmed this when he appeared...

    Virtual session on Right to Information

    The UN Pacific Regional Anti-Corruption (UN-PRAC) project, a United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) joint project, and experts from Australia, New Zealand and Vanuatu in...


    By EDDIE OSIFELO LOCAL tourism operators in the country were hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic when Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare declared a State of Public Emergency in March 2020. Their businesses which heavily relied on...

    SISCC seals deal with 5th operator

    BY BEN BILUA SOLOMON Islands Submarine Cable Company Ltd (SISCC) has sealed an agreement with a new telecommunications operator, bringing the number of operators to five. Chief Executive Officer of Solomon Islands Submarine Cable Company Ltd,...

    Internet business

    Submarine cable company no longer a project BY BEN BILUA THE Submarine Cable Company (SISCC) which was established as a project to oversee the setup of the internet cable in the country has been turned into...

    FB will be temporarily suspended: PM

    BY ALFRED PAGEPITU PRIME minister Manasseh Sogavare has elaborated in parliament his decision, backed by cabinet, to ban facebook. “Facebook needs to be suspended so that relevant regulations can be brought to Parliament to regulate the...


    For youth business organization- Young Entrepreneurs Council Solomon Islands (YECSI) - it is a tick in the box for them to have the opportunity to do presentation for policy officials in the Office of...

    20 spots up for grabs

    Western Boxers arrive today BY ROMULUS HUTA A total of 20 spots are up for grabs in the national boxing training squad for 2019 Pacific Games in Samoa. The spots will be filled out after the three-day...

    Team Solomons salvages safety award in global robotic comp

    BY ELLISON VAHI TEAM Solomons from Woodford International School has returned ranking 57 out from 190 countries. Recently four students from Woodford international school travelled to Mexico to participate in a robotic challenge. “One of our alliance...

    Team Solomons arrive safely in Mexico ahead of comp

    BY LYNTON AARON FILIA FOUR Science Technology Engineering Mathematic (STEM) students of the Woodford International School have landed safely in Mexico yesterday for the 2018 FIRST Global Challenge. The WIS students arrived have arrived in advance...