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Mothers Union new president announced

THE Anglican Church of Melanesia’s Provincial Mothers Union General Council last Friday elected Mary Vunagi as its new provincial president at its 13th Provincial General Conference.

Local tourism stakeholders look at challenges facing tourism growth

SOLOMON Islands has great potential for tourism but the country is till to realise its full potential.

Call for partnership to tackle NCDs in the region

A STRONG call for partnership has been echoed during the Youth Forum proceedings at the Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS) in Apia, Samoa this week.

NFD supports Our Telekom National Tourism Forum

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FFA regional op nets three vessels linked to illegal fishing

FFA HQ, Honiara - Legal investigations are underway in Kiribati and Papua New Guinea with three vessels now potentially facing charges linked to illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing.

Our Telekom continues to link Malaita

THE series of launching of Telekom towers in Malaita in recent days received praise from remote villagers.

Green tourism markets Gela, Savo

Green Tourism (SI) Ltd has released holiday products it has developed over the past six months in partnership with eco-tourism operators at Nagho Roderick Bay in Gela and in Savo Islands, Central Province.

MSG chair launches MSG Trade Mission in NC

Chair of the MSG and FLNKS Spokesperson, Victor Tutugoro and a senior member of the FLNKS Political Bureau Yvon Faua officially launched the First Trade Mission of the Melanesian Spearhead Group last week in Noumea, New Caledonia.

IN a newly published book and discussion paper at the Australian National University, Writer Terence Wood talked about why women always fail in elections in the Solomon Islands.

Air New Zealand's profit up 45 percent

AP - New Zealand's national airline on Wednesday posted a 45 percent increase in profit on slightly higher revenues.