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Makira should regret not diversifying banana

Makira Island of the Makira Ulawa Province which is known as the Banana Island should regret not diversifying the use of the banana fruits.

11 more contact tracing samples

TECHNICAL Advisor to the Ministry of Health and Medical Services (MHMS), Dr. Yogesh Choudhri has announced that another eleven contact tracing samples have been collected in Malaita.

Education in Renbel needs re-direction

Dear Editor - The above subject cannot be overlooked by the people responsible. Having said that, I drove into one of the CHS here in Honiara yesterday morning and realized that many students from Renbel have ended up in that particular CHS. 

New water charges for 2021 announced

SOLOMON Water has announced an increase in water charges for 2021 as part of its plan to improve water services in the city.

SICCI survey suggests business confidence is low

Business confidence in many areas of the economy is at a record low, a new survey has indicated.

Chottu responds to Sun, Garo report

NORTH-WEST Guadalcanal Development Association (NWGDA) Chairman, Simon Chottu has replied to recent reports in the Island Sun newspaper that his revelation on the Rhinoceros Beetle invasion on the Noni Industry is ‘false’.


Solomon Islands High Commissioner to the Republic of Fiji, His Excellency Mr. William Soaki accompanied by Madam Pauline Soaki paid a farewell courtesy call on His Excellency Major-General (Retired) Jioji Konusi Konrote, the President of the Republic of Fiji at the State House on 11 February 2021. 

Young man jailed for attacking couple


A YOUNG man who attacked a couple outside of the Heritage Park (HP) Hotel last year had been sentenced to two and a half years imprisonment, Tuesday.


NANETTE TUTUA – the Choiseulese woman once ignored by the Government to be the Chair of the Public Service Commission Board a few years ago – has now been endorsed as OUR PARTY’s official candidate for the South Choiseul Constituency by-election later this year.

2021 budget theme unveiled

The National Government has unveiled its 2021 national budget theme, Tuesday.

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