Editor - Solomon Star News


Progress on two Pacific island trade pacts

PORT MORESBY, (AAP) - Pacific island countries are hopeful of wrapping up a trade pact with the European Union by year's end and one with Australia and New Zealand mid-next year.

Taro airport reviewed for Dash 8

MINISTRY of Communication and Aviation (MCA) through the office of the Civil Aviation Authority of Solomon Islands (CAASI) has completed a review survey of Taro airport in Choiseul Province.

Pacific leaders want EPA negotiations to resume

PORT MORESBY, (ISLANDS BUSINESS) - Explore all options is the instructions Pacific leaders have told officials who are negotiating an economic partnership agreement with the European Union.

Building a Solomons savings culture

HONIARA, (ANZ) - In the Solomon Islands women have always played an instrumental role in their communities. In the small island nation of just over half a million people some 70 vernacular languages are spoken and a subsistence economy prevails.

The importance of saving highlighted

THE importance of saving the very little money you have has been highlighted during the international literacy celebration day in Honiara at Art gallery on Tuesday.

Our Telekom banana road race, a success

Henry Palusi, of East Wainoni in Makira snatched a gold medal and a trophy during the Our Telekom Banana 8 kilometer road race, Friday.

Literacy for sustainable future

Dear Editor - Perhaps it is essential to voice out concerns and view with regards to the work and pathway of literacy in the country.

Pot holes at KGVI

Dear Editor – I wish to thank the contractor for the repair works of the road section in front of Our Telekom red house at Ranadi, East Honiara.

Cruise ship workshop held

SOUTH Pacific Tourism Organisation (SPTO) has organised a one day cruise ship workshop at Heritage Park Hotel on Monday.

Small Island nations kick off PIF talks in PNG

PORT MORESBY, (AAP) - Seven small island nations are set for a pre-game huddle ahead of taking a do or die message to their big Pacific neighbours on climate change at official talks in Papua New Guinea this week.