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Westpac launches 19th in-store bank

“This is bringing banking to people,” Fishing village chief Robert Satu said when Westpac launched their 19th in-store bank at the Fishing Village area.

POB is a licensed bank: CBSI

THE Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) has clarified a report from Peterson Boso in an article questioning the credibility of Pan Oceanic Bank Limited (POB) on Tuesdays’ issue (No.5595) of the Solomon Star.

PNG’s Bmobile speeds up

POST COURIER - Telikom PNG Limited and Bmobile will roll out a $US100 million 3G/4G next generation mobile phone network from April next year.

China jumps in as Australia cuts Pacific broadcasting

RNZI - There are observations other nations, such as China, are filling the vacuum caused by cuts to Australian broadcasting services in the Pacific.

PNG extends ban bech-de-mer

THE NATIONAL - Papua New Guinea’s beche-de-mer stock is improving but not at the stage of harvesting, a senior National Fisheries Authority (NFA) official says.

PNGDF secures loan for facilites upgrade

POST COURIER - The Papua New Guinea Defence Force has secured a K1.9 billion (US$772 million) loan from overseas to improve its facilities.

United founders explain take over

‘New management of Western United has authority’

Women’s soccer team kicks off training for Pacific Games

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NOCSI issues second call for nominations

NOCSI is calling for nomination for tops posts available.

Three United wins Fataleka Mala Day competition

Three United football club in Fataleka, Malaita has won the Fataleka Malaita Day soccer tournament after edging their way past a determined Sulufoloa side 1-0 in the grand finals last week.