Solomon Islands Newswire

Solomon Islands Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Solomon Islands.

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  1. Australian man wins Pacific island resort in raffleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Star Online

    ... the Kosrae Nautilus Resort on the Micronesian island of Kosrae, which lies west of Hawaii and north of the Solomon Islands, had sunk in. Joshua will take ownership of a resort, which is debt-free, profitable and has more than 20 years left on its ...

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  2. Lego Durham Cathedral is finished! Meet the little girl who placed the final brickRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    ... People from around the world have got behind the project with residents of Alaska, the Seychelles, the Solomon Islands and the Cook Islands all donating to place a brick on the model. For the past three years, visitors have been adding bricks at a ...

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  3. Australian couple to raffle tropical island resortRead the original story

    Monday | Yahoo!

    ... adventurous". "It's a big life change," he admits of living on the tropical island, which lies north of the Solomon Islands and southwest of Hawaii and is home to about 6,500 people. The competition website says the resort, which is popular for ...

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  4. Couple to give away their island resort through raffleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Star Online

    ... adventurous". "It's a big life change," he admits of living on the tropical island, which lies north of the Solomon Islands and southwest of Hawaii and is home to about 6,500 people. The competition website says the resort, which is very popular for ...

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  5. Skills Training to Keep Mothers and Babies SafeRead the original story

    Monday | Scoop

    ... safer in the Pacific," said Prof Permezel. The President of PSRH, midwife Kathleen Gapirongo of the Solomon Islands, is a lead speaker at the Pacific Sustainable Development Goals conference that follows the training workshop. Said midwife ...

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  6. Tropical island resort up for raffleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CTV

    ... adventurous". "It's a big life change," he admits of living on the tropical island, which lies north of the Solomon Islands and southwest of Hawaii and is home to about 6,500 people. The competition website says the resort, which is popular for ...

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  7. PT&Ia s Pacific Hub opens at Auckland Food ShowRead the original story

    Sunday | Scoop

    ... J Punja NZ Limited from Fiji; Samoa Breweries and Pacific Oil Limited from Samoa; C-Corp Limited from the Solomon Islands and Niue Vanilla International from Niue. The Auckland Food Show is aimed at consumers with some 300 stands and more than ...

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  8. Nation's largest marine park opens in SabahRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Star Online

    ... marine lives by 2020. It includes the waters of Indo nesia, Malaysia, the Phi lip pines, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands and Timor-Leste. According to the World Wide Fund for Nature, the Coral Triangle is named for the staggering number of corals ...

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  9. Three years and 299,999 Lego bricks later, Durham Cathedral's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Chronicle Live

    ... People from around the world have got behind the project with residents of Alaska, the Seychelles, the Solomon Islands and the Cook Islands all donating to place a brick on the model. For the past three years, visitors have been adding bricks at a ...

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  10. Tasman United prepare for life without young Solomon Islands star Atkin KauaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The Press On-Line

    Nelson Suburbs will be without mercurial midfielder Atkin Kaua for the remainder of the Mainland Premier League, casting doubt over his future with Tasman United. The 20-year-old is heading home to the Solomon Islands due to work visa issues and Tasman assistant coach Davor Tavich said it was unlikely that he will be back before the start of the domestic season.

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  11. Baby boy from Solomon Islands recovering well from life changing surgery at the Canberra HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Canberra Times

    Little Charlie Rao has been on a swing twice in his life, both times in the past month since his arrival in Australia from the Solomon Islands. The first time was before life-changing surgery, when he was still hindered by a colostomy bag which "stuck out like an elephant trunk" from his near-infected naval.

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  12. Young team for triathlon eventRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Fiji Times

    THE Fiji Triathlon Association is sending a young squad to the Pacific Islands Triathlon Championships in the Solomon Islands at the end of the month. Association secretary Dave Dickinson said the PITC was the region's triathlon event with an open and under-16 divisions.

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  13. Super referee for TAS missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Northern Daily Leader

    ... and made his international debut in 2008 on the IRB Sevens World Series circuit. His Test debut was Niue v Solomon Islands in 2011 and, since 2013, he has been on the referees' panel of SANZAR, the body charged with running two of the world's ...

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  14. World leaders poised to seal landmark emissions deal in ViennaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... satisfy both science and commerce. The Island States, which include the Marshall Islands, Kiribati, and the Solomon Islands, recommended a slower reduction rate for developing nations. India proposed a 15 year grace period before smaller countries ...

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  15. Diving Unspoilt Papua New GuineaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | SCUBA News...

    ... It was a cargo ship from WWII it was about 45 meters long. There are many places around New Guinea and the Solomon Islands that are excellent for seeing blob-headed clown fish, schools of 400 barracuda, sea turtles, sharks: the fish come in ever ...

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  16. There are bright spots among the world's coral reefs - the challenge is to learn from themRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | ABC News

    ... The bright spots were mainly in the Pacific Ocean, and two-thirds of them were in populated places like the Solomon Islands, parts of Indonesia, Papua New Guinea and Kiribati. Dark spots were more globally distributed; we found them in every major ...

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  17. Four to fly Fiji colours in the SolomonsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Fiji Times

    FIJI will field four players at the Pacific Islands Triathlon Championships to be held in the Solomon Islands from July 30-31. Cheer, of Swami Vivekananda College, will participate in the boys under-16 and Maya Ramsden of International School Suva in the girls U16 category.

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  18. Australian troops to train Iraqi paramilitary police in expansion of roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Police's International Deployment group, who have trained counterparts in countries such as Afghanistan, the Solomon Islands and East Timor. Neil James, executive director of the Australia Defence Association, said keeping peace after areas had been ...

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  19. Paralympic rowers determined to winRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | ABC News

    ... there is no cure and more often than not it is fatal. "I was going for a run around the airfield on the Solomon Islands and I took off and started running and ran ten metres and my legs hit each other, and I was on my hands and knees on the ground ...

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  20. Commercial reforms to boost Pacific state-owned enterprisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Scoop

    ... The report assesses the performance of SOEs in Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, and Vanuatu, as well as Jamaica and Mauritius. It finds many countries have made significant progress through ...

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