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PM meets ...

June 20th, 2019
PRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare has received a ...

Dausabea: We do not ...

June 19th, 2019
Indigenous Chamber of Commerce Trade and Industry ...

Marine disaster ...

June 19th, 2019
THE marine ecological system in Star Harbour will ...

GOV’T, SFA PAY FOR ...

June 19th, 2019
THE Government and Solomon Forest Association ...

Building road humps ...

June 17th, 2019
BUILDING or putting humps along the road to slow ...

FIRST LADY MPA  

June 17th, 2019
For Tasiboko ward, North East Guadalcanal BY ...

Alleged con man ...

June 15th, 2019
THE court has on Friday refused bail for a man ...

Ramohia unseated

June 15th, 2019
FORMER Malaita Provincial Premier Peter Ramohia ...

Ririana pleads ...

June 15th, 2019
THE driver of the car that crashed and killed a ...

LOGGING CURTAIL

June 15th, 2019
Gov’t to limit round log exports THE ...
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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..

AUSTRALIA RESPONDS TO SOLOMON ISLANDS FLOODING

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.