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Airlines seals new code-share deal

Hard on the heels of commencing a significant codeshare agreement with Qantas Airways, Solomon Airlines has now officially validated a tripartite code-share agreement with fellow Melanesian carriers Air Niugini and Air Vanuatu.

PARIS, (SPREP) ---- Before it has even been agreed upon, the world is already failing the current proposal for the new Climate Change agreement to reduce global warming to 2 degrees Celsius.

SIWIBA acknowledges Gala night sponsors

Solomon Islands Women in Business Association (SIWIBA) has successfully hosted its first ever Corporate Event with their Gala Night Launch on Thursday at the Monarch Bar  & Grill, IBS.

Shame of the Pacific exposed: 60pc of women victims of violence

SUVA, (THE AUSTRALIAN) -- More than 60 per cent of women and girls surveyed in the Pacific ­Islands have experienced violence by an intimate partner or family member, says a report released Monday night.

BALI, (RADIO TUVALU) -----Papua New Guinea, one of the most powerful nations of the PNA, has called on the Pacific Tuna Commission to take urgent action to control fishing on the high seas.

TOWER presents profit payment to ANZ

TOWER Insurance has paid ANZ bank its profit share of $211,411.

Solomon Power boosts power supply

SOLOMON Power, formerly Solomon Islands Electricity Authority (SIEA), has commissioned its new Power Station, which includes four new 2.5 megawatt (MW) generators at Lunga, east Honiara, Monday.

Youth festival wraps up

It has been an exciting event at the youth festival last week with a group of competitions that brought an audience of youths showcasing their skills either as an entrepreneur or their talent as a performer.

Marau Comfort lodge

On the east coast of Guadalcanal lies Marau Sound, a sub-station of the province and an emerging tourism hub.

Spirit of Enderby visits Choiseul

A cruise-ship called the Spirit of Enderby from France visited Choiseul province recently for the third time this year.