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Timber exporters gauge Anzac market potential

DELEGATES of the Solomon Islands Timber Export Mission to New Zealand have described their experience as “invaluable”.

Visale parish prepares for Easter

Catholic communities under Visale parish in North West Guadalcanal are preparing well for the 2015 Easter celebration this weekend.

Youths prepare for Easter

Youths of Tangarare Parish in West Guadalcanal are preparing to celebrate Easter in style.

More attend literacy school

More than a hundred participants both male and female attended a new literacy school at Holy Cross this year.

New potato varieties to improve Pacific food security

Suva, Fjii – Almost 70 new varieties of potato and sweet potato will soon be available to Pacific Island countries and territories, to improve food security across the region.

IFRC launches multi-country international appeal

Suva / Geneva: The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) yesterday launched an international appeal for 5.7 million Swiss francs to assist 81,000 people across five Pacific Nations - Vanuatu, Tuvalu, Kiribati, the Solomon Islands and Papua New Guinea – all of which have been badly affected by Cyclone Pam and other tropical storms (Cyclone Nathan and Tropical Storm Bavi) that have swept across the region in the past ten days.

Vanuatu fundraising campaign collects more than $2 million

ABC - A joint fundraising effort by the Australian Red Cross and the ABC has raised more than $2 million (US$1.5 million) for Vanuatu's Cyclone Pam relief appeal.

Pacific a focus area for global risk governance study

A new global disaster risk governance study has identified the Pacific as a priority area.

Catholic teachers commissioned

MEMBERS of the Catholic Teachers Sodality (CTS) gathered at Holy Cross on Sunday for the commissioning of teachers to their Mission work.

Journo students briefed on magazine

Journalism students of Solomon Islands National University (SINU) were excited to have a brief visit from [email protected]’s communications team yesterday.