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Civilians welcome ...

September 18th, 2019
CIVILIANS turned out at the Honiara International ...

TAIWAN TIES OFF

September 17th, 2019
• Taipei declares end of relationship • 125 ...

CBSI advises ...

September 17th, 2019
THE Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) says ...

DSE backs call

September 16th, 2019
The Development Services Exchange (DSE) ...

Plans to relocate ...

September 16th, 2019
THE Western Provincial (WP) Government is ...

Switch in ...

September 16th, 2019
Solomon Islands do not need a diplomatic switch, ...

Two new award ...

September 16th, 2019
The Solomon Islands Chamber of Commerce and ...

Appeal for calm ...

September 16th, 2019
THE Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) ...

ACoM enthrones 7th ...

September 16th, 2019
THE Anglican Church of Melanesia (ACOM) enthrones ...

Strongim Bisnis ...

September 16th, 2019
Strongim Bisnis, the Australian Government ...
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Kenilorea: PM’s ‘Useless’ ROC comments

IT is truly unfortunate to hear and read of the expressed sentiments by Prime Minister  Manasseh Sogavare describing the relations between Solomon Islands and Taiwan as ‘useless’. 

Bilikiki coach hopeful

Bilikiki coach Gideon Omokirio hopes Solomon Islands will compete against the World’s best at the World Beach Games in Qatar next month. 

Self defense training to continue

Yun’s Taekwondo Academy will carry on from where the World Martial Arts Champions Master John Gill has left following his one week tour to the country.

Bartlett: SI yet to get much of its advantage  



SOLOMON Islands’ advantage to capitalise its strategic 21st century is yet to be fully appreciated and capitalised such as opportunities to be a central hub in aviation trade and shipping.  

Concern about school learning environment



MOST schools in Malaita Province do not have conducive classrooms that will trigger students to learn to read and write effectively.

REGIONAL REFLECTIONS

TESS NEWTON CAIN*

Obstacle to economic growth

DEAR EDITOR – In 2016, the former Managing Director and World Bank Group Chief Financial Officer, Joaquim Levy, wrote about the gap he perceived in private investment.  

Taiwan China debate

DEAR EDITOR – The current strong support and intention of most of our MPs fordiplomatic switch from Taiwan to China only reflect poorly on the leadership that lackedintegrity, wisdom, maturity and visionary mindsets that blinded by false assumptions and self-beneficial interests at the cost of tax payers and resource owners in this nation.

ACOM to enthrone new Archbishop



THE Anglican Church of Melanesia (ACOM) will enthrone and install the Right Reverend Leonard Dawea to be the 7th Archbishop of the Anglican Church of Melanesia at Saint Barnabas Provincial Cathedral this Sunday the 15th September.

PACER Plus awareness rolled out in Malaita

THIRTY participants from the Malaita Provincial Government, private sector, and line government ministries were present as the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Trade (MFAET),in collaboration with Customs Division,carried out an awareness program on the Pacific Agreement on Close Economic Relations (PACER Plus) in Auki on Wednesday.

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