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No more grade 6 ...

July 21st, 2019
  GRADE six exams will now be a thing of the ...

Samoa passes SP to ...

July 21st, 2019
Last night saw the closing ceremony of the 2019 ...

Landowners call for ...

July 19th, 2019
BUNGUSULE Customary Landowner Trustees on San ...

PM calls and takes ...

July 19th, 2019
  Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare (MP) has ...

LOGGERS BLAMED

July 19th, 2019
Solomon Water wants gov’t step in address water ...

GOVT’s $5M ...

July 18th, 2019
The Office of the Prime Minister and Cabinet ...

Moves to set up ...

July 18th, 2019
A UNITED States (US) based Youths for Human ...

Premier Sade wants ...

July 18th, 2019
The Guadalcanal provincial premier Francis Sade ...

Call to replace ...

July 18th, 2019
THE Aruligo bridge in North West Guadalcanal ...

In Court with ...

July 18th, 2019
* Medical report in Renbel murder sought* ...
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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.

Lifting of Aussie travel sanctions welcomed

The Australia Fiji Business Council welcomed the formal lifting by the Australian Government of travel sanctions against certain Fijian citizens.

Research: Informal economy overlooked

A study on women traders in Papua New Guinea showed that the importance of the roles of market and informal economy were not given due recognition.