Road transport ordinance proposed

A Road Transport Ordinance 2015 concept paper has been compiled to address the growing concern of short bus routes in the city. The Chairman of the Honiara City Council (HCC) Law Enforcement Division and the HCC Legal Advisor are putting together the concept paper. This paper which will be discussed at the Law Enforcement Standing…

SI law students meet PM

Solomon Islands Government-sponsored students at the University of the South Pacific (USP) Emalus Campus are grateful for the government’s timely payment of their second semester allowance. President of Solomon Islands Law Students Association (SILSA) Johan Doiwale conveyed the association’s gratitude when Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare and his delegation met with them at the Emalus Campus…

Local community in Vila meets PM

The Solomon Islands community in the Vanuatu capital of Port Vila over the weekend met with the Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare and his delegation and raised a number of issues it wants the Solomon Islands Government to address. These include the establishment of a honorary consul in Vanuatu, establishment of a trust fund for the…

SolRais employees get first aid training

Close to twenty Solrice Limited employees have completed a two days first Aid training offered by the Solomon Islands Red Cross Society. The training, which was held on the 15th and 22nd August 2015, was successfully completed, with each of the employees to receive their First Aid certificate. The First Aid training including that of…

Students took advantage of USP open day

MORE than 300 students from secondary schools in and around Honiara city took advantage of the University of the South Pacific Solomon Islands (USPSI) Campus open day that was held on Friday. The day event which embraced various activities gave students a chance to know about USP different faculties and its functions. It was an…

Vata parish celebrates St. Bartholomew day

VATA Community Parish, North West Guadalcanal has celebrated the Saint Bartholomew day with children receiving Holy Communion, baptism, and a community feast on Monday. This was reported by Solomon Star’s North West Guadalcanal stringer, John Toki. The celebration started at 10 am with a Holy Mass, which was led by acting parish priest Fr. Peter…