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NFA gets positive reaction for tuna forum

POST COURIER - Papua New Guinea's National Fisheries Authority (NFA) has been receiving a lot of good response from corporate agencies and partners in the industry to sponsor the upcoming Pacific Tuna Forum to be held in Fiji.

Avaiki crowned 7s king

Avaiki rugby club once again prove their dominance by winning the Umi Kaban Easter rugby 7s tournament in Honiara on Saturday 4th April.

Heartless attack

Mum struck with timber, left paralysed

GREEN Tourism Solomon Islands Ltd (GTSIL) has kicked off a five days high impact tourism training programme for small and medium tourism operators this week in Taro, Choiseul Province.

Govt works on three projects

Permanent Secretary (PS) for Ministry of Commerce, Industries, Labour and Immigration (MCILI) Hence Vaekesa has told the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) meeting last week that his Ministry is currently working on three major projects.

Query on employment data

The Commissioner of Labour (COL) Josiah Manehia assures the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) that his division will work on establishing an employment data, to identify number of people formally employed in the country.

Temotu man wants trade issue sorted

A concerned man from Temotu Province is calling for the Democratic Coalition for Change (DCC) government to prioritize trade between Temotu and Vanuatu as part of its effort to boost economic development in the rural areas.

Minimum wage scrutinized at PAC

Member of Parliament (MP) for Central Makira Nestor Ghiro has raised the alarm on the long persisting minimum wage rate during the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) hearing into the 2015 budget for the Ministry of Commerce, Industries, Labour & Immigration (MCILI).

April flood victims mark occasion

Families who have lost their loved ones during the April flash flood in Honiara last year organised a commemoration service last Sunday to remember those who were died.

Easter celebrated in style in Honiara, peaceful in the provinces

THE long Easter weekend had seen a number of events being organised as part of enjoying Easter celebration.