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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.

West acknowledges shipping operators

The Western provincial government (WPG) has acknowledged all shipping operators serving the province and honestly paying their business fee.

POB plans more awareness before opening

The newly registered commercial bank Pan Oceanic Bank (POB) is proposing more awareness prior to its official opening here.

MSG building to be used as meeting hall

Western provincial government (WPG) will rehabilitate the current Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) complex located near the Gizo wharf into a provincial meeting complex.

Lauru shipping urged to settle fees

The Western provincial government yesterday issued a warning to Lauru shipping company (LSC) to settle its outstanding business fee or services to some ports in the province will be suspended.

Australian ‘Mad Hueys’ visiting Papatura

 A renowned Australian group who travelled around to surf and fish will be arriving this afternoon in Honiara.

SIEA provides linemen training to staff

AT Solomon Islands Electricity Authority (SIEA), Linemen play an important role in our operations; they ensure that the distribution network, safely and reliably provides the required supply of electricity to the customer.