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Central Bank hosts mobile banking forum

The Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) is hosting the first ever forum on mobile and branchless banking in the Solomon Islands to gauge the current trend of these new forms of banking services in the country.

More imported goods added to price list watch

The ministry of commerce, industry labour & immigration through the consumer affairs and price control unit has approved a new standard price list of some imported goods sold in shops around the country.

Price unit on nationwide awareness

Staff at the consumer affairs and price control unit will engage in a nationwide awareness next week.

Bank hits back at Sasako’s claims

Pan Oceanic Bank (POB) has described claims by former politician Alfred Sasako in a report yesterday as misleading and false.

POB set to open May

The newly registered commercial bank Pan Oceanic Bank (POB) will officially unveil its doors in the country mid-May this year.

More locals signed up for POB

More than twenty (20) local people have been recruited to take up several positions within Pan Oceanic Bank (POB) when it kicks off operation in May.

HCC HODs supports call

HONIARA City Council (HCC) heads of divisions (HOD) yesterday supports FSII’s call for more education and awareness programs in Honiara communities and schools targeting attitude problems.

Three fisheries centre approved by West

The Western provincial government will be funding three new fisheries centre this year.

West passes $29m budget

The Western provincial government on Wednesday passed its 2014 -2015 recurrent and estimate development budget worth $29 million.

POB engages Softlogic as IT partner

The country’s newly registered commercial bank - Pan Oceanic Bank (POB) has secured the service of a top information technology (IT) company in Sri Lanka to provide IT work for the bank here.