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West acknowledges shipping operators

The Western provincial government (WPG) has acknowledged all shipping operators serving the province and honestly paying their business fee.

POB plans more awareness before opening

The newly registered commercial bank Pan Oceanic Bank (POB) is proposing more awareness prior to its official opening here.

MSG building to be used as meeting hall

Western provincial government (WPG) will rehabilitate the current Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) complex located near the Gizo wharf into a provincial meeting complex.

Lauru shipping urged to settle fees

The Western provincial government yesterday issued a warning to Lauru shipping company (LSC) to settle its outstanding business fee or services to some ports in the province will be suspended.

Australian ‘Mad Hueys’ visiting Papatura

 A renowned Australian group who travelled around to surf and fish will be arriving this afternoon in Honiara.

SIEA provides linemen training to staff

AT Solomon Islands Electricity Authority (SIEA), Linemen play an important role in our operations; they ensure that the distribution network, safely and reliably provides the required supply of electricity to the customer.  

NTDC holds first meeting for 2014

THE National Trade Development Council (NTDC) on Friday held its first quarterly meeting for 2014 at the Kairos conference centre.

MSG hails indigenous businesses

THE Melanesian Spearhead Group High Level Representative, Ambassador Kaliopate Tavola said indigenous business in Melanesia serve as important conduits in economically empowering its citizens as well as creating wealth and redistributing wealth and national benefits.

Plans for promotional clips at airport

Local tourism company Sol-Host is taking a lead in trying to set up four large video screens which aims to show promotional clips about the country as part of tourism awareness program.

Quarantine vows to supports airport project

Quarantine division within the ministry of agriculture and livestock (MALS) is committed to supporting the project undertaken by a private tourism firm Sol Host Project in trying to set–up of four (4) LCD screens at the Honiara’s international and domestic airport.