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Five bodies found ...

April 06th, 2020
A total of five dead bodies have recovered today ...

27 Confirmed ...

April 05th, 2020
A TOTAL of 27 people have been confirmed missing ...

Suidani: Don't ...

April 04th, 2020
MALAITA Provincial Premier Daniel Suidani has ...

SICCI: Virus has ...

April 04th, 2020
THE coronavirus (COVID-19) is having a ...

Locals in Fiji ...

April 04th, 2020
SOLOMON Islanders residing in Fiji have been ...

High demand for ...

April 04th, 2020
The country’s inflation better known as the ...

RSIPF assists in ...

April 04th, 2020
Officers from the Royal Solomon Island Police ...

Guadalcanal Premier ...

April 04th, 2020
THE Guadalcanal Premier is calling on the ...

MV Taimareho: Sea ...

April 04th, 2020
Dozens still missing at sea By Ian Kaukui ...

Call to fix Tomba ...

April 03rd, 2020
Communities in North West Guadalcanal have called ...

News (10960)

  • 06
  • Apr

A total of five dead bodies have recovered today (5 April 2020) during the search for the 27  people missing from the MV Taimareho in West Are'are, Malaita Province during heavy seas associated with Tropical Cyclone Harold early last Friday.

  • 05
  • Apr


A TOTAL of 27 people have been confirmed missing as of yesterday afternoon believed to be washed overboard M.V Taimareho on its way from the capital Honiara to West Area’are in the early hours of 3rd April 2020.

  • 04
  • Apr


MALAITA Provincial Premier Daniel Suidani has recently cautioned the National Government not to accept Coronavirus kits from China in light of the government’s plea for assistance in safety and protective equipment to fight against the Coronavirus Pandemic.

  • 04
  • Apr


THE coronavirus (COVID-19) is having a significant impact on businesses and the economy, the Solomon Islands Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SICCI) says.

  • 04
  • Apr

SOLOMON Islanders residing in Fiji have been urged to keep safe and stay at home as Fiji announces two new positive cases of the coronavirus in Suva yesterday.

  • 04
  • Apr

The country’s inflation better known as the change in the National Consumer Price Index (NCPI) has rose +5.1 percent to 112.4 in January 2020 with rising demand for betel-nut coupled with a general rise in prices of main goods and services have propelled the upturn.

  • 04
  • Apr

Officers from the Royal Solomon Island Police Force in Auki are now assisting the captain and crew of the boat TAEMAREHO to confirm how many people are missing from the boat MV Taemareho in the early hours of 3 April 2020 while travelling from Taivu to Aiarai in West Are ‘are in Malaita Province.

  • 04
  • Apr


THE Guadalcanal Premier is calling on the National Government to extend the quarantine period of 14 to 28 days. 

  • 03
  • Apr

The latest test result for COVID-19 in Solomon Islands has come back negative. This is the eleventh outstanding suspected case, with two more still pending. All eleven cases to date had been sent to Australia for testing.

  • 03
  • Apr

Australia reaffirms support to fight virus

  • 03
  • Apr

The Royal Solomon Island Police Force (RSIPF) strongly advises members of the public to take extra care as the country experiences bad weather related to Tropical Cyclone (TC) Harold currently located between Rennell and Bellona Province and West Guadalcanal early this morning.

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