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Hou clarifies 2014 budget review

Hou clarifies 2014 budget review

CARETAKER Minister of Ministry of Finance and Trea...

Shocked at incomplete work

Shocked at incomplete work

Aviation tells recipient of Kirakira fencing proje...

PM Lilo welcomes visiting Japanese defence force

PM Lilo welcomes visiting Japanese defence force

PRIME Minister Gordon Darcy Lilo has welcomed the ...

Fire tragedy; Family loses son in burnt home

Fire tragedy; Family loses son in burnt home

A child was burned to death when a fire gutted a h...

Legendary Basil Greg is back

Legendary Basil Greg is back

PAPUA New Guinea music legend Basil Greg says he’s...

 Australia-SI partnership restores damage infrastructures

Australia-SI partnership restores damage infrastructures

Australian High Commissioner Andrew Byrne and Perm...

More PNG firms investing here

More PNG firms investing here

MORE than 20 Papua New Guinea (PNG) companies are ...

Threat to close bridge: Gov’t has until Thursday to settle landowner claim

Threat to close bridge: Gov’t has until Thursday to settle landowner claim

THOUSANDS of people living far west of Guadalcanal...

More finance infor released

More finance infor released

The caretaker minister for finance and treasury, R...

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Ministry of Police and Justice

Ministry of Police and Justice

Dear Editor – I wish to register my appreciation and big thank you to the Perman...

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Electoral staff urged to maintain professional ethics

12 HOURS AGO

With the election fever gaining momentum all electoral staff have been urged to practise professional ethics in their job because of their key role in the upcoming event.

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Election fever heats up in Auki

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Trochus - a new coastal fisheries resource for Samoa

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Trochus - a new coastal fisheries resource for Samoa

SPC: Samoa is the latest country to successfully develop a new trochus (Tectus niloticus) fishery. On learning of the successful introduction of the species in Federated States of Micronesia, Marshall Islands, Cook Islands and French Polynesia, the Government of Samoa began its effort to introduce th...

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Fijian officer seconded to MSG

13 HOURS AGO

FBC NEWS: Fiji's Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Erami Raibe has taken up his new role as the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) Department of Peacekeeping Officer in Port Villa, Vanuatu.

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Tourism operators want flight impasse solved

14 HOURS AGO

Tourism operators are calling on the government to quickly resolve the Fiji-Solomons flight impasse.

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‘SI needs bigger wharf for cruise ships’

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‘SI needs bigger wharf  for cruise ships’

Solomon Island needs bigger wharves to cater for cruise ships coming here says Deputy Director of Tourism, Savita Nandan.

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Sports

Subi, MOI ready for battle

13 HOURS AGO

MALAITA province has confirmed its participation in the 2014 Matsons inter-island rugby tournament by preparing two teams.

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Inter-ministry games continue

13 HOURS AGO

The 2014 inter-ministry games is currently making progress in Honiara with the soccer and volleyball competition.

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OFC Women’s Nations Cup dates finalised

13 HOURS AGO

OFC: The Oceania Football Confederation is pleased to confirm the dates and competition format for the tenth edition of the OFC Women’s Nations Cup tournament.

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Former Manu man backs boys in blue

13 HOURS AGO

SAMOA OBSERVER - He may be a proud Kiwi, but former Manu Samoa player Mark Birtwistle is geared up to support only one team at next year’s big match in Apia - the boys in blue.

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Choosing leaders who walk the talk

2 DAYS AGO

THANKS again to Transparency Solomon Islands (TSI).

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Maintaining law in Honiara

7 DAYS AGO

ARE Honiara City Council law enforcement officers still serving the public interest?

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Ministry of Police and Justice

13 HOURS AGO
Ministry of Police and Justice

Dear Editor – I wish to register my appreciation and big thank you to the Permanent Secretary, the new Commissioner of Police and Officers of the Professional Standards and Internal Investigations Unit within the Ministry for the prompt commencement of investigations into the case of possible corrup...

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PMO vs Peter Forau

13 HOURS AGO

Dear Editor – I read with interest Robert Iroga's reply to Peter Forau as published in the recent Sunday Star.

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Logger’s attempt to circumvent court order

13 HOURS AGO

THIS is like a scene carved out from a Hollywood thriller blockbuster movie, an Asian colluding with a bank to circumvent a court order.

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Confess your sins to One Another

1 DAY AGO

This is the eleventh of the ‘One another’ sayings in the New Testament which we have discussed over the last ten weeks.

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Features

Gender based violence workshop starts

13 HOURS AGO

A THREE days workshop on gender based violence (GBV) for nurses, Church women’s group leaders and chiefs from communities around Auki kicks off yesterday.

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Caretaker PM reminds women of vitality of their roles

15 HOURS AGO

CARETAKER Prime Minister Gordon Darcy Lilo reminds some 2000 women gathered in Munda of the important role women play in families, communities and the nation.

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Aisiko hosts Sunday school training

12 HOURS AGO

A three day program for Anglican Sunday School teachers and children was held at Aisiko Parish, Central Kwara’ae Malaita province over the weekend.

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SSEC women gains from outreach program

1 DAY AGO

THE South Seas Evangelical Church (SSEC) women from the Honiara association have attended a two-day outreach service program at the Tulagi SSEC church during the weekend.

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Youth Market boosts skills of youths here

6 DAYS AGO

YOUTH taking part in the Youth Market are taking their products, goods and services up to the next level.

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Youths working on DVD

6 DAYS AGO

WORK is currently underway for the production of a DVD clip featuring various Adventist singing youth groups within the White River Adventist Church in west Honiara.

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Key Dates

9June - 2014
Temotu  Provincial Day
13June - 2014
Holiday Queen’s Birthday