HC Hilton to visit Malaita

A DELEGATION from the Australian High Commission in Honiara will visit Malaita Province next week, it was revealed.  The Australian High Commissioner, Rod Hilton will lead a delegation to Malaita from Monday to Wednesday to hand over various projects funded by Australia.  These projects are the Oneone Abu Clinic and the Ngaligaragara Rural Training Centre mechanic…

AT THE CROSSROADS

CBSI Governor Forau expresses concern about the state of the national economy, warning that as long as the recovery in the labour market recovery is weak, economic resurgence will remain incomplete and fragile The state of the country’s economy is adversely affected by a confluence of external and domestic shocks that led to a 3.6…

Child protection and wellbeing during the 2023 Pacific Games, a priority for DCGA

Prime Minister Hon. Manasseh Sogavae MP says Child protection and wellbeing before, during and after the 2023 Pacific Games is a priority for the National Government.  Prime Minister Sogavare made the assurance during a brief courtesy visit by the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence against Children, Dr. NAJAT MAALLA M’JID today.  “Child protection…

SI Cuba mission to close

THE Government has announced that the country’s embassy in Havana, Cuba, will close soon. The announcement was made by the Minister of Foreign Affairs and External Trade (MFAET) Jeremiah Manele in Parliament on Tuesday. He was contributing to a motion to thank the Governor General for the Speech from the Throne early last week. Minister…

PRC INTERVENES

Beijing intervenes with financial assistance to the organisers of the Lagoon Festival to host another event later this year as part of its support towards the preservation of local history and cultures THE People’s Republic of China (PRC) has come to the rescue of the Lagoon Festival organisers in the Western Province to host the…

South Vella constituents celebrate grand opening & handing over of new Kolokolo clinic

Constituents of South Vella La Vella has celebrated the grand opening and handing over of their newest and largest community-based rural health clinic with a ribbon-cutting ceremony today (26th April 2023). The establishment of the newly handed over clinic is a replacement of the old clinic building which established since 1963. Fully funded by the…