Solomon Islands Regional News - Solomon Star News

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  • 08
  • Mar

CHURCHES must stand and speak for the rights of the voiceless in the community.

  • 13
  • Mar

BUKA, PNG - Bougainville Copper is to open an office on Bougainville Island this year as sentiment begins to build within Papua New Guinea for a resumption of mining of the giant Panguna copper deposit.

  • 13
  • Mar

Papua New Guinea’s first liquefied natural gas cargo is expected to leave from near Port Moresby in the next four months, with the $US19 billion (K46bn) PNG LNG project set to perform a rare regional feat by coming on stream ahead of schedule.

  • 13
  • Mar

FIJI TIMES - Bank South Pacific (BSP) has launched its new VISA debit card in Suva, which, among other things, will make travelling easier for its customers.

  • 13
  • Mar

Fiji TV - Fiji is one of eight countries in the region where 20 percent of the population still live in hardship – meaning they are unable to meet all of their basic needs.

  • 13
  • Mar

RNZI: Vanuatu's Disaster Management Office says the death toll could rise as it establishes the full extent of damage caused by Tropical Cyclone Lusi.

  • 13
  • Mar

ABC: The giant ExxonMobil liquefied natural gas project in Papua New Guinea is months ahead of schedule and is expected to deliver first gas by mid-year.

  • 15
  • Mar

ONE of the many factors to achieving success in an organisation is having the right people at the forefront of operations.

  • 15
  • Mar

Companies whose members are actively contributing to Papua New Guinea's Superannuation Fund - Nasfund have been warned that failure to remit contributions on time will result in legal action being taken against them.

  • 15
  • Mar

The Fiji-Papua New Guinea Business Council, will host quarterly events to keep and increase member-interest on investment opportunities available between both countries.

  • 19
  • Mar

PNA - The Parties to the Nauru Agreement (PNA) closed its annual officials meeting Friday after discussing ways to control tuna supply and therefore increase economic returns to Pacific countries. 

  • 19
  • Mar

RNZI: A judge in Papua New Guinea says asylum seekers on Manus Island are living in a cobbled-together detention centre, amid heavy security and in a very tense atmosphere, RNZI reports.