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Friday, December 3, 2021

    Pacific Met Services increasingly vital – SPREP

    (PACNEWS) THE director general of the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Program (SPREP) says there is growing political awareness of the importance of weather services in the Pacific.Meteorological officials from around the Pacific...

    Australia continues to support education in the country

    BY SAMIE WAIKORIAUKIAUSTRALIAN High Commissioner to Solomon Islands, His Excellency, Dr Lachlan Strahan says education in Solomon Islands is one of many sectors Australia is supporting for the development of the country.Strahan said this...

    Proud in culture, strong in spirit

    Yuendumu Doors exhibition launchedHONIARA residents will be able to view a weeklong Australian Indigenous art exhibition launched today at the National Art Gallery by the Australian High Commissioner, the Minister for Foreign Affairs and External...

    SI Scouts gain independence

    AFTER 94 years as a branch of the United Kingdom Scout Association, the Solomon Islands Scout Association, is now independent and is the 172nd member of the World Organisation of the Scouting Movement (WOSM).This...

    Police get caps from Aust and NZ

    Police have received new caps from programmes under Australia and New Zealand.The Australian Solomon Island Police Development Programme (SIPDP) and New Zealand Solomon Police Support Programme (SIPSP) says they are proud to unite to...

    Pacific labour mobility arrangements under review

    BY BEN BILUAGizoPACIFIC Trade Ministers have noted that there is a need for a comprehensive assessment on the existing labour mobility arrangements in the region.A Labour Mobility Reference Group has been engaged to guide...

    PM says UXO is an ‘ugly legacy’ of WW2

    THE issue of Unexploded Ordnance (UXO) is an ugly legacy of World War 2 Solomon Islands is still experiencing its effects to this day.Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare highlighted during the launching of the UXO...

    Rep in UN, US, Canada chosen

    By EDDIE OSIFELOGovernment has already identified a candidate to be the country’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador to US and High Commissioner to Canada.Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External...

    Japan officially offers 56,000 vaccines

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOTHE government of Japan through its embassy has donated 56,000 Astra Zeneca vaccines to the country.The donation was officially handed over by Ambassador Morimoto Yasuhiro to Pauline McNeil, Permanent Secretary of...