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First female swimmers to Pacific Games

THE Solomon Islands Swimming Federations will for the first time send female swimmers to the Pacific Games.

Cyclone ravaged children helped recover through football

Port Vila, 17 April 2015 – UNICEF and the Vanuatu Football Federation (VFF) through the Just Play programme, are collaborating to use existing networks and sport to assist with emergency relief activities in Vanuatu following the category 5 Tropical Cyclone Pam that struck Vanuatu four weeks ago.

Rugby 7s courses in progress

Fourteen people have successfully completed the Level 1 rugby 7s course yesterday at the CYP centre, Panatina.

Rugby 7s team receives boost from Fijian coaches

THE national rugby 7s squad for the South Pacific Games in PNG is currently undergoing intensive training with two top 7s coaches from Fiji.

IOC President to hear ONOC

 FIJI TIMES - International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach will be present in Fiji during the Oceania National Olympic Committee (ONOC) general assembly in May.

OFC group A final matches at Govind park this evening

Govind Park in Ba will host its last round of matches in the 2015 Fiji Airways OFC Champions League this evening. This evening matches will be the final matches in Group A at Govind Park while the ANZ stadium will also host Group B matches.

Pacific’s triple burden undermine advances

THE Pacific continues to face unprecedented health challenges, says World Health Organization regional director Dr Shin Young-Soo.

Big offer here

Dear Editor – These comments are in relation to the front page photograph over the above heading in Star Issue No.5795 of Friday 17/04/'15.

Fresh marketing plans

Dear Editor – The arrival of the ‘Sun Princess’ with its 2000 passengers on 24 April is set to be the first visible evidence of a raft of fresh marketing approaches that have been adopted in the past couple of months by the SIVB.

MSG should facilitate free movement

Dear Editor – The Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) has been established for some time and has made headway in a lot of areas.