Solomon Islands Newswire (Page 2)

Solomon Islands Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Solomon Islands. (Page 2)

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  1. Countries most at risk of disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | The Mercury

    ... economic and social factors leave countries less able to keep their populations safe, they said, citing the Solomon Islands (ranked 6), Papua New Guinea (ranked 10) and Guinea-Bissau (ranked 15) which are also strongly exposed to hazards. Factors ...

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  2. Benji's island flavours to get Murrah dancingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Bega District News

    The coconut wireless has relayed the message that Ben Fowler has just returned to his mother country Australia to kick start a new musical project, Benji and the Saltwater Sound System. After a year of village living in remote Solomon Islands, this musical excursionist is importing some new material for Australian audiences.

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  3. Tongans strandedRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Fiji Times

    ... Tabuya Island, a few metres away from Kabariki Village. The ship, which had been sold to a company in the Solomon Islands, was on a voyage to Honiara when it drifted. Speaking from Kabariki Village yesterday, ship captain Viliame Maka said although ...

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  4. Breen continues her fine form in doublesRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Fiji Times

    SAIORSE Breen continued her fine form at the International Tennis Federation Pacific Oceania Junior Championship after winning her first doubles match yesterday. Breen teamed up with Solomon Islands' Zarika Morgan and defeated Zarika Morgan and Jireh Warren of Tahiti and American Samoa respectively.

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  5. NZ to host Pacific trade and development talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Scoop

    ... es of Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Republic of Marshall Islands, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu, will be represented at the meeting.

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  6. BSP group half-yearly results strong, says chairmanRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Fiji Times

    Update: 4:38PM BANK South Pacific board chairman Sir Kostas Constantinou says the group's half-yearly results for 2016 was strong despite a slowdown in the PNG economy during the year. Sir Kostas congratulated the staff and management of BSP's operations across PNG, Fiji, Solomon Islands, Samoa, Tonga and Cook Islands on Tuesday after announcing that the group had achieved an after tax profit of K301.4 million for their half-year results in 2016.

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  7. St Barbara trebles annual profitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Yahoo!

    ... bleeding cash from its PNG and Solomon Island operations and weighed down by debts. But Gold Ridge in the Solomon Islands is now gone and even Simberi in PNG booked an underlying $34 million profit from operations, after producing a record 110,286 ...

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  8. Islanders join Fiji to celebrateRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Fiji Times

    Solomon Islands students studying in Fiji were part of the Fiji 7s team gold medal victory celebrations at the ANZ Stadium in Suva on Monday. "I feel this victory is not only for Fiji , but for all the Pacific Islands.

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  9. Scuba divers help control crown-of-thorns starfish with vinegar injectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | ABC News

    ... a big greenish-grey starfish, covered in brown spines. On board the Taka, a dive vessel operating in the Solomon Islands, dive master Dave Moss, who is passionate about marine conservation, has the crown-of-thorns in his sights. "What we are seeing ...

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  10. 2016 Ocean Art Underwater Photo Competition Announced; Over $75,000 in Prizes will be AwardedRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 23 | PRWeb

    ... liveaboard trip with the Undersea Hunter Group, a 7 night liveaboard trip on the Palau Siren, a 7 night Solomon Islands liveaboard trip with Bilikiki Cruises, a 10 night dive package at Lissenung Island Resort in Papua New Guinea, a 5 night dive ...

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  11. Manawatu defenders to line up for Junior All Whites in VanuatuRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Manawatu Standard

    ... under-17 captain and national under-15 player. In Vanuatu, New Zealand have the Cook Islands, Tahiti and Solomon Islands in their pool. The two finalists will progress to the world cup. There are 18 players in the under-20 squad, with three who have ...

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  12. McPhail hangs up policeman's helmetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Southland Times

    ... recovery operations in technical and remote locations as officer in charge of search and rescue. Work in the Solomon Islands, where he was exhuming bodies that had been executed during tensions in 2004 followed, as well as stints carrying out body ...

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  13. Futsal legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Hills News

    A Hills resident's trip to the Solomon Islands in 2000 planted the seeds for the nation's passion for futsal. LIFE CHANGER: The Solomon Islands futsal team trained at The Centre Dural before the 2016 Futsal World Cup in Colombia.

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  14. Toma to lead under-20 soccer brigade in AustraliaRead the original story

    Monday Aug 22 | Fiji Times

    ... is drawn with Vanuatu, Papua New Guinea and New Caledonia in Pool A, while Tahiti, New Zealand, Samoa and Solomon Islands are in Pool B. "It is a tough pool. During the last U17 qualifiers, we saw the capabilities of Vanuatu, New Caledonia and Papua ...

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  15. New Zealand under-20 coach Darren Bazeley names three All Whites in squad for OFC Cup in VanuatuRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... football - it's exactly what we want," he said. New Zealand is pitted with the Cook Islands, Tahiti, and Solomon Islands in group B, and will play their first match against the Cook Islands on September 3. Both finalists will book their tickets to ...

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  16. The Solomon IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Jerusalem Post

    ... from a conference of leaders from countries in the Pacific Ocean. At the conference, which took place in the Solomon Islands, Tilles presented his recently formed initiative to establish a national shipping company for the region's countries. The ...

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  17. 5.2 magnitude occurs in IndonesiaRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 20 | Fiji Times

    It occurred 266km north-northwest from Tual in Indonesia, 3220km northwest from Honiara in Solomon Islands and 5409km northwest from Suva.

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  18. V-C urges vital accreditationRead the original story

    Friday Aug 19 | Fiji Times

    UNIVERSITY of the South Pacific's vice-chancellor, Professor Rajesh Chandra has encouraged the management of the Solomon Islands National University to accredit their program in order to make their programs more valuable. He made this comment during a meeting in Suva with a delegation from SINU led by its vice-chancellor, Dr Glynn Galo.

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  19. Vanuatu needs fundsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 19 | Fiji Times

    THEIR last scheduled Test was wiped out by Cyclone Pam and now the Vanuatu Rugby League is in need of corporate support to ensure their planned match against the Solomon Islands can go ahead on October 15. Vanuatu Rugby League has bounced back after a difficult 2015 and is determined to build on the success of the local competition with the nation's first Test since 2014 when they were defeated 32-16 by the Philippines.

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  20. Runners from Andorra, San Marino and Saint Kitts join the Great North RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Chronicle Live

    ... at the Olympics in Rio in hopes to secure the remaining countries, which include Bhutan, Gabon and Solomon Islands. David Hart, Great North Run communications director said: "With the Olympic Games in Rio proving itself once more to be the greatest ...

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