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  • 20
  • May

NADI, FIJI  – As the Pacific conference on Ending Violence Against Children came to a close yesterday, UNICEF East Asia Pacific Regional Director, Mr. Daniel Toole reminded delegates that  “Raising awareness about violence is not about blame, it is about healing the whole family, encouraging mutual respect between children and adults, building stronger families and ultimately stronger communities.”

  • 20
  • May

The Minister for Culture and Tourism Bartholomew Parapolo says the country’s diverse and unique cultures are an important product as a tourist attraction that must be harnessed in the country’s development agenda.

  • 19
  • May

Westpac Solomon Islands today announced the winners of the 2015 Westpac Women’s Education Grants, a program that gives women and girls a helping hand to further their education.

  • 19
  • May

TOURISM operators who allegedly misused tourism funds over the past years will not be able to get any more funds from the Government.

  • 19
  • May

Minister for Culture and Tourism (MCT) and Member for Gela Constituency in Central Island Province has expressed his sincere thanks to citizen of this country who have supported the development of tourism.

  • 19
  • May

The Commonwealth Youth Gender and Equality Network meeting in Malta, sponsored by the Australian Government, has called for more action on domestic violence in the Commonwealth.

  • 19
  • May

SUVA, (FIJI LIVE) - The first Fijians to participate in Australia’s Seasonal Worker Program will depart for Australia tomorrow.

  • 14
  • May

SYDNEY, 1 (AFP) - Australia's Bureau of Meteorology  has warned the El Nino weather phenomenon, which can spark deadly and costly climate extremes, will pack a punch this year after declaring its onset in the tropical Pacific.

  • 14
  • May

FUEL price for the month of May remains stable according to the price used by most of the fuel stations in the city.

  • 14
  • May

CLOSE to 20 market vendors mostly women from Kogu village on South Rannogah, Western Province have opened their ANZ go-Money account during an one day Go-Money awareness at the village on Tuesday.

  • 14
  • May

Permanent Secretary (PS) for the Ministry Culture and Tourism (MCT) John Wasi urges tourism operators and general public in Honiara to attend the official launching of the   Solomon Islands National Tourism Development Strategy today.

  • 14
  • May

Bintan pays gov’t $1.2m in export duty