Regional - Solomon Star News

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  • 05
  • Aug

SUVA, (FBCNEWS) - Bank South Pacific (BSP) Country managers from Samoa, Cook Islands, Solomon Islands and Tonga met in Suva to work closely with BSP Fiji.

  • 05
  • Aug

ISLANDS BUSINESS - More jobs will be made available to Pacific Island workers in the construction and fishing sectors of New Zealand, the delegation from New Zealand attending this week's PACER Plus trade negotiations in Apia has offered.

  • 05
  • Aug

RNZI: Forty-one Asian fishermen have been detained in Fiji after they were allegedly involved in a brawl at Kings Wharf in Suva.

  • 05
  • Aug

Aug 5, 2015-Savaii, SAMOA: Fifteen chefs from Savaii in Samoa are receiving a once in a lifetime training opportunity with celebrity Chef, Collin Chung in a week-long training in collaboration with the Samoa Tourism Authority.

  • 04
  • Aug

A PACIFIC regional trade network remains unconvinced of the benefits of the free trade agreement – known as PACER-Plus – as the latest round of negotiations begin on Tuesday.

  • 30
  • Jul

BRISBANE,  (SMH) - A tropical depression over the Solomon Islands is being watched closely by meteorologists and climate experts alike in case the deep low pressure system forms into a second rare early season cyclone for the region.

  • 30
  • Jul

ABC: A LOCAL woman who lives across from the site of Mount Isa's fatal caravan explosion in Queensland, Australia has described the moment she fled the scene with her two-year-old twins in her arms.

  • 29
  • Jul

MAJURO, MARSHALL ISLANDS – An Asian Development Bank (ADB)-assisted pilot project with financing from Japan is using an innovative new education tool to boost literacy and numeracy development in the North Pacific.

  • 27
  • Jul

Suva (Fiji Times) - CREW members of Fiji's Uto ni Yalo are getting ready for their next big voyage to Bougainville, Papua New Guinea and Wellington in New Zealand.

  • 21
  • Jul

RNZI: The court hearing for Nauru's Roland Kun has again been delayed after the Nauru government refused to waive certain formalities for the opposition MP's overseas lawyer.

  • 16
  • Jul

SAMOA OBSERVER - With the paint barely dry on the new signage covering the Westpac brand, the Bank of the South Pacific (BSP) in Samoa has hit a small speed bump, according to customers.
 

  • 16
  • Jul

SUVA, FIJI (15 July, 2015) – A new joint Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI) study launched in Suvay, outlines ways in which the Pacific region can do more to tap opportunities arising from strong economic growth in Asia.