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Tuesday, October 26, 2021

    More awareness paramount: Justice Bird

    BY BEN BILUAJUSTICE Maelyn Bird says there is a great need to educate women of their rights and freedom from violence.She made the statement during the Women in Law Breakfast which was held at...

    Pillaging people’s Tubi trees

    Villagers fight to reclaim stolen logs from Gov’t & Asian loggerBy OFANI EREMAEAT Korona logging base on San Jorge island in Solomon Islands’ Isabel province, the logging machinery lay quiet.Except for the movement of...

    We must seal the fisheries deal: Falemaka

    BY BEN BILUAGizoTrade talks aimed at creating rules to stop countries providing harmful subsidies to their fishing fleets are reaching a climax with much at stake for Solomon Islands and the Pacific.Mere Falemaka, the...

    Women’s regional meeting attracts more participants

    BY BEN BILUAGizoOVER one thousand participants from the public and private sectors will take part in the 14th Triennial Conference of Pacific Women and the 7th Meeting of Pacific Ministers for Women which kicks...

    New UK Funding to Boost Climate Disaster Responses.

    The UK has announced £12 million in new funding to support developing countries to better prepare for and respond to disasters, including those linked to climate change. The funds will go to the Start...

    Statisticians ready for visitor arrivals

    STATISTICIANS from the National Statistics Office (NSO) are fully prepared to start collecting data of Visitor Arrivals in the Solomon Islands after a refresher course conducted at the office on Friday 12th March 2021.Florence...

    Vaccination to commence Wednesday

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOTHE official launch and roll out of the newly arrived AstraZeneca vaccine will commence next week on Wednesday at the Central Field Hospital according to Health Minister Dr Culwick Togamana.Togamana said...

    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...

    PM Briefed on Projects under US Development.

    The United States of America this week updated Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare on plans to upgrade the former’s development programmes in the country. The US Deputy Chief of Mission from the Port Moresby Embassy, Mr....

    UNICEF promises support for vaccination drive

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOUNICEF office in Solomon Islands has assured government of Solomon Islands and its people of continued commitment and support for a successful vaccination drive.Dr Zelalem Taffesse, UNICEF field officer, echoed this...