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SIRUF named final 7s squad

The Solomon Islands Rugby Union Federation with the help of their appointed selectors had finalized its final 7s squad that will represent the country in the upcoming Oceania 7s tournament in Auckland in November.

Soccer league launch for Vulolo

Vulolo Football Association (VFA) in Central Guadalcanal will kick off their league tomorrow morning at Tetupa playing ground.

Getting children involve in sports program

It all began with a vision to engage, involve and increase participation of the children in sports and the bible activities. After several months of observation of how young children are left aimless and disengaged after school, Johnson decided to gather kids in and around the Whiteriver Tikopian Settlement and involve them in sports.

AUKI Futsal league kicks off

The 2015 Auki Futsal league kicked off over the weekend at the Aligegeo futsal court, Malaita province.

Fono maintains golden boot race

Malaita Kingz FC’s striker, Richard Fono is currently leading the Telekom S-league Golden Boot Race with nine goals from eight matches played.

Super Six B’ball comp kicks off

The Super Six basketball competition has successfully kicked off over the weekend.

Bmobile-Vodafone praised

THE Malaita provincial government has thanked Bmobile-Vodafone for connecting Malaita through communication in spite of roads and shipping services.

El Niño will ‘test’ disaster resilience, UN warns

SUVA, (UN NEWS CENTRE) - Amid growing fears that the irregular climatic activities of El Niño will result in severe weather events across the hazard-prone region of small islands and atolls in the Pacific, the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) Monday addressed a gathering in Suva, Fiji, of disaster reduction and humanitarian response partners from across the region at a joint programme of events around regional resilience to disasters and emergency management.

World-class resort and casino sets for big launch

THE Coral Sea Resort and Casino (CSRC) will open its doors for business in November and will officially launch in style at an exclusive VIP, invite only event on Saturday 5th December, followed by a public outdoor concert on the casino grounds on Sunday 6th December 2015, from 12pm - 5pm.

Visitors arrival up in June

International visitor numbers to the Solomon Islands have increased for the third month in a row.