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  1. Pacific's last chanceRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    ... with other Pacific countries. "We are not marching in isolation. There are also marches in Tuvalu and the Solomon Islands and in the Marshall Islands. We are urging all members of the public to come and be part of the march at 8.30 the march permit ...


  2. Sotheby's announces its sale of African and Oceanic arts to be held on 2 December in ParisRead the original story

    Yesterday | Art Daily

    Canoe prow figure, Choiseul Island, Solomon Islands. Collection Rene and Odette Delenne.


  3. Working to get East Rennell off the Danger ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | World Heritage Centre News

    The Solomon Islands host a chain of coral atolls in the western Pacific, about 1800 kilometers northeast of Australia. The southernmost island in the group is Rennell Island.


  4. Students out to voice their concernsRead the original story

    Thursday | Fiji Times

    ... of the Pacific Centre for Environment and Sustainable Development (PaCE-SD), Professor Elisabeth Holland (Solomon Islands delegation), lecturer of Law, Margaretha Wewerinke (supporting Vanuatu) and eight students: Kilateli Falenga (Tuvalu), Lucille ...


  5. 10 islands you need to see before they sinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Metro UK News

    ... water. Clear shallow bay and coral reef, typical wooden dugout canoe, Malo Island, Santa Cruz Island group, Solomon Islands, Melanesia (Picture: Getty) This is threatening to cause major problems for the 20,000 people living there, especially as the ...


  6. Solomon Islands: War stories in peaceful timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The New Zealand Herald

    When Barney Paulsen was a nipper, he went with his uncle into the Solomon Islands jungle looking for metal to sell to Chinese scrap merchants. There was no shortage - Munda, Barney's home island, was the scene of fierce fighting during World War II, so debris littered the area.


  7. A darker shade of blueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Economist

    TROUBLED paradises dot the tropics. Equatorial Guinea, Haiti and the Solomon Islands are just three examples.


  8. Iris Wins Solomon Islands Contract Worth RM92.6 MlnRead the original story

    Thursday | Malaysian National News Agency

    KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 26 -- Iris Corporation Bhd has entered into a BOT Agreement for a term of 20 years with the Government of Solomon Islands for the establishment of Information and Management System of Electronic Passport and Border Control. Total value of the contract is about US$22 million , it said in a filing to Bursa Malaysia today.


  9. Auckland City lose Ivan Vicelich for Fifa Club World Cup, but remain upbeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    ... Darren White, Alfie Rogers Forwards: Ryan de Vries, Clayton Lewis, Joao Moreira (Portugal), Micah Lea'alafa (Solomon Islands), Emiliano Tade (Argentina), Nathanael Hailemariam, Andrew Milne


  10. Answered: i Ehretia microphylla information about medicinal uses and other uses of the plantRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Hamilton Herald-News, Hamilton, Texas

    Description: Carmona retusa, is a shrub that occurs widely in eastern and south-eastern Asia from India, Indochina, southern China, Taiwan and Japan, through Malesia, including the Australian territory of Christmas Island, reaching New Guinea, mainland Australia at the Cape York Peninsula, and the Solomon Islands.


  11. DHS Adds 16 Countries to H-2 Eligible ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | HR Magazine

    ... the Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Samoa, San Marino, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, the Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Tonga, Turkey, Tuvalu, Ukraine, the ...


  12. Trade Me's weirdest celebrity auctions revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 24 | Dominion Post

    ... went for $1230 and Oxfam used the cash for establishing a water supply and giving books to a school in the Solomon Islands. 6. John Key's arm cast Most people would probably pay to avoid coming into possession of someone else's smelly old cast, but ...


  13. Watch Out! 10 Most Poisonous Animal On Earth That You Need To KnowRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 24 |

    ... mainly found along the coast of northern Australia to Japan and Pacific islands which includes regions like Solomon Islands, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and Sri Lanka. It weighs around 10 to 100g and a length size of 5cm to 7cm. They have the ...


  14. New Zealand's national soccer team -- the All Whites -- looking for opponentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 24 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... all, they won't play again until May, when they have Oceania Football Confederation group matches against Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and Fiji. "People will say this is international football, and it is, but we don't have the benefit of playing every ...


  15. Tower posts loss on ballooning quake costs, hikes dividend as underlying earnings improveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | NBR Newsroom

    ... Pacific business, which spans Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Samoa, American Samoa, Tonga, the Cook Islands, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu, increased revenue 21% to $46.9 million for a 17% gain in profit to $9.6 million. Its New Zealand operations generated ...


  16. Tower posts loss on quake costs, hikes dividendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Pacific business, which spans Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Samoa, American Samoa, Tonga, the Cook Islands, Solomon Islands and Vanuatu, grew revenue 21 per cent to $46.9 million for a 17 per cent gain in profit to $9.6 million. Its New Zealand operations ...


  17. Pacific Islands to launch project in FranceRead the original story

    Monday Nov 23 | Fiji Times

    ... resentatives of governments and administrations from American Samoa, Cook Islands, Fiji, Palau, Niue, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu.


  18. Mild weather for Sydney before the mercury starts to climb againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 22 | The Age

    ... f Vanuatu's communities are expected to run out of safe drinking water in the coming month, and parts of the Solomon Islands are reporting damage to 70 per cent of crops from the extreme heat, the UN said.


  19. Exercise Successfully Tests CapabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 22 | Scoop

    ... MAJGEN Gall acknowledged parallels between the training scenario and the crises in Bougainville and the Solomon Islands, where the NZDF have sent troops in response to requests to address widespread unrest. "SK15 also provided an opportunity to ...


  20. World Toilet Day 2015, Lacks WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Kansas City InfoZine

    Released to coincide with World Toilet Day 2015, Unsettled: water and sanitation in urban settlement communities of the Pacific, highlights the reasons why thousands of families in Melanesia - Solomon Islands, Fiji, Vanuatu, and Papua New Guinea - are unable to access basic water and sewage services. The report makes a number of recommendations on how governments, utility providers, charities and donors can work together to improve access and affordability.