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DEAR EDITOR – Fiji’s Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama will take a pay-cut of $65,750 under the COVID-19 supplementary budget. His current salary is $328,750.

NPF members to get financial help 

THE Solomon Islands National Provident Fund (SINPF) has confirmed to provide financial support to members as part of its contributions towards measures to counter the COVID-19.

Alleged gunman released on bail

THE man who has been arrested and charged for the alleged discharge of a firearm at Tinge Ridge, West Honiara has been released on a $5,000 cash bail in court on Thursday afternoon.

Police clean up Auki Town

AUKI Police have started a street clean- up campaign in the street of Auki, Friday.

No more incoming flights 

PRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare says the government is in the process of closing the Solomon Islands borders for international flights.

Police to enforce tough Quarantine actions 

POLICE will step in and enforce any requests made to them by health authorities of people escaping lawful quarantine in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Don’t panic: PM

PRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare has urged all Solomon Islanders to stop spreading rumours that would cause people to panic.

CBSI imposes new COVID-19 measures

THE Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) has imposed new measures for the public to limit the exposure and risk related to COVID-19. 

Gov’t: quarantine no longer an option

HOME quarantine is now not an option upon issuing of Travel Adviory No.4 for enforcement on the 22nd of March 2020. 

SINU shuts down for five weeks

THE Solomon Islands National University (SINU) will be calling off classes for five weeks beginning Monday 30th March as a precautionary measure against COVID-19. 

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