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Panel of judges set for BEA 2014

A judging panel of ten high-powered women and men are gearing up for the selection of 17 winners and runner up winners for the second annual Solomon Islands Business Excellence Awards (BEA) starting Monday 11th August 2014.

More companies register with NFP

National Provident Fund (NFP) this year received more applications from newly formed companies to register with them.

PNG rejects Fiji Forum claims

RNZI: Papua New Guinea's Foreign Minister has denied a claim that his government reneged on a commitment to support Fiji's candidate for the role of Pacific Islands Forum Secretary-General.

Operators hit hard by poor transportation

Tourism operators on Malaita have expressed their frustration over the inefficiency of transportation services to Auki and around the island that negatively affects their business operations.

Tago refuses to step down

Dear Editor - Let me join the political tornados that hit our small province over the last few days.  Mr. John had rightly mentioned that neither Lance nor his defected executive members should be blamed.

Law enforcers

Dear Editor - I present here three subjects or areas in a form of questioning which I need clarifications from the Honiara City Council, Law Enforcement Division based on approaches and credibility of the HCC Law Enforcers.

Fear not, safety first

Dear Editor - A report into the sinking of an OBM Boat with five people are still missing between open waters of Vella La Vella and Choiseul since last week has found it was overloading, unsafe and traveled in a very bad weather causing human lives in total danger.

Unsuitability of director of environment

Dear Editor - An article which appeared in your Friday 1 August 2014 edition caught my attention.  It concerns the fact that a person in a higher position in our civil service had not behaved according to the job description for his position.

POB wants to make banking easier

ONE of the aims of the newly established bank in the country – Pan Oceanic Bank (POB) is to ensure people of Solomon Islands can enjoy a more affordable service.

Youth market set for another dancing extravaganza

This month’s youth market set for next week is expected to showcase an explosion of young talent.