No political condition

‘China honors commitment’   PEOPLE’s Republic of China (PRC) Ambassador to Solomon Islands His Excellency (H.E) Li Ming said China always honors its commitment and never attaches political conditions to its foreign aid. He made this profound statement when he delivered his speech at the historic ground breaking ceremony for the 2023 South Pacific Games…

PM graces PG 2023 stadium ground breaking ceremony

IT is yet another significant milestone as Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare graced the ground-breaking ceremony of the 2023 Pacific Games Stadiums project in Honiara, Wednesday. The PRC funded project ground breaking ceremony took place at the former SIFF Academy site. Speaking during the occasion, the Prime Minister said Wednesday 5th May 2021 marks another significant…

World Vision boss hail’s community beauty

UATAE community in East Malaita electorate is blessed to have a beautiful place with a million dollar view to the ocean.   This was stated by World Vision National Director Jimmy Nadapdap during last Tuesday’s handing over ceremony of a Jacob’s ladder to the community. Mr. Nadapdap who made his first time to the community to…

PM: Mamara vital for public servants

PRIME Minister (PM) Manasseh Sogavare says the Mamara Housing Project will provide much needed housing for public servants. Speaking in his nationwide address on Monday, the PM said the project will build houses that who can acquire the houses through rent-purchasing arrangements.  “This project is another example of my government’s vision to empower public servants to…

In court with Assumpta

Dad admits indecent act, denies incest Alleged One Link boss to plea to lesser charges Men to go on trial for damaging properties over mining row Dad admits indecent act, denies incest  A FATHER had yesterday confessed to touching his teenage daughter’s private body parts but denied having unlawful sexual intercourse with her. The man in his…

Historic MASI open day successfully staged

FOR the first time an open day for all media organisations and stakeholders was hosted in the country on Monday. The event was staged to coincide with the annual ‘World Press Freedom Day.’ The open day was hosted as part of programs being organised by the association to mark the event which falls today, 3rd…

‘NO SEVERE REACTION’

SINCE roll out of COVID-19 vaccination in the country there have not been any cases of Anaphylaxis, a severe form of reaction or allergy to the vaccine.  Prime Minister (PM) Manasseh Sogavare said in his nationwide address Monday. Its understood that prior to the COVID-19 vaccine rollout some people without any medical back ground spread false…

ALL ESP APPROVALS DONE

The Government’s Economic Stimulus Package (ESP) committee has completed all approvals of applications. That’s according to the Chairperson and Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Finance and Treasury McKinnie Dentana. Since the launch of the ESP, several thousands of applications were submitted from around the nation and went through vigorous and strict screening and selection…