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December 17th, 2018
Manetoali charged on the eve of 10th parliament’s ...

Parliament dissolves

December 17th, 2018
THE tenth Parliament has dissolved as of 12am ...


December 17th, 2018
GOVERNMENT last night announced an increase in ...

Two permanent ...

December 14th, 2018
TWO permanent secretaries (PS) were sworn-in on ...

HCC to dissolve Dec ...

December 14th, 2018
LIFE of the Honiara City Council’s (HCC) current ...

Wale: Flawed Bill

December 14th, 2018
THE Chairman of the Bills and Legislation ...


December 14th, 2018
Proposed law withdrawn from floor of parliament ...

RSIPF meet US ...

December 13th, 2018
The Commissioner of the Royal Solomon Islands ...

Kubota highlights ...

December 13th, 2018
UNITED Nation Development Programme (UNDP) ...


December 13th, 2018
Bailed alleged robber faces attempted murder ...


Natural disaster major threat to Pacific economies

THE relationship between natural disasters and economies was highlighted at the Second Pacific Regional Meeting of Ministers of Energy and Maritime Transport in Nadi..


Today (Saturday) we announce that Australia will provide $250,000 in emergency relief supplies to assist the Government of Solomon Islands respond to the needs of people affected by flooding.

Big hope for tourism in PNG

Tourism industry in Papua New Guinea is an alternative to contribute to their national economy in future to replace the unrenewable resources.

NZ sending help

New Zealand is sending an RNZAF Hercules with emergency relief into the Solomon Islands this morning, Foreign Minister Murray McCully announced on Sunday.

Fiji ready to help Solomons

Fiji will stand in unison with and support Solomon Islands following flash floods in the Melanesian nation that have caused severe destruction and death.

NZ to boost aid to flood-ravaged Solomons

Prime Minister John Key says New Zealand's aid contribution to the Solomon Islands is likely to increase considerably, once the damage caused by devastating floods has been assessed.

Pacific Humanitarian team deployed here

The Pacific Humanitarian Team (PHT) has begun deployments to Honiara on Monday in support of the Government’s response to flash floods which have devastated the capital and provinces in the Solomon Islands.

Global and regional rise of diseases spread by mosquitoes

THE Pacific is currently experiencing a growing epidemic of diseases spread by mosquitoes. The global concern for these diseases was highlighted yesterday, World Health Day; this year’s theme is vector-borne diseases.

Border challenge for Pacific

THE region will be a haven for criminals, drug and human traffickers and money laundering if Customs organisations did not work together.

Pacific economies urged to take a leaf out

An Asian Development Bank economist says Pacific Island countries could take a leaf out of the book of Asian countries when dealing with fast growth and rising inequality.