Wrecks belongs to salvagers: Officer explained

THE wreckage discovered within the waters of Malaita Outer Island (MOI) and currently kept at the Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) belongs to the salvagers, says a tourism officer of the government. Speaking to the Solomon Star over the weekend, the senior tourism officer from the Ministry of Culture and Toursim (MCT) explained the…

LOGGING, SEXUAL ABUSE IN MALAITA

Report: Victims young as 12 By BIRA’AU WILSON SAENIIn Auki  SEXUAL exploitation of local girls and women is a major concern in Malaita province, a newly published research report has revealed. The newly published report by WorldFish, which assesses the local impacts of logging on food security, fisheries, and well-being in Malaita revealed stories of…

Guadalcanal, Makira days celebrated

Students and teachers of Visale community high School and DIVIT rural training Centre in Northwest Guadalcanal have marked Guadalcanal and Makira days together in style, for the first time. On Friday the two schools organised a time out for the students and teachers to come together and celebrate the two important days for the two…

SICCI hosts training in Gizo

Businesses in and around Gizo, Western province last week on August 2-3 2018 benefited from a ‘Marketing and Customer Service’ training workshop. The two-day training was delivered by the Solomon Islands Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SICCI) in its continuous efforts to connect with businesses in the provinces. Its their third visit to Gizo as…