Bronze for hockey - Solomon Star
Solomon Islands News
Solomon StarBronze for hockeySolomon StarThe Solomon Islands men's and women's teams has won bronze medals in the Oceania Intercontinental Cup successfully ended over the weekend in Sydney, Australian. President of the Solomon Islands Hockey Federation (SIHF) Nihal Seneviratne ...and more »
Posted on 16 October 2017 | 5:35 pm
In Court With Assumpta - Solomon Star
Solomon StarIn Court With AssumptaSolomon StarSection 126 of the CPC reads: “Proceedings for the trial of any person, who is not a citizen or person entitled under the provisions of sections 7 or 8 of the Immigration Act to enter and reside in Solomon Islands, for an offence committed within ...
Posted on 16 October 2017 | 4:51 pm
In Makira, Flying Fox Teeth Are
Discover Magazine (blog)In Makira, Flying Fox Teeth Are Currency…And That Could Save the SpeciesDiscover Magazine (blog)Makira is one of the Solomon Islands, which lie roughly a thousand miles northwest of Australia. Makira is home to two types of flying foxes — the bigger Pacific flying fox (Pteropus tonganus), a common species that is not endangered, and the smaller ...and more »
Posted on 16 October 2017 | 2:03 pm
How to save giant tropical fruit bats: Work
Phys.OrgHow to save giant tropical fruit bats: Work with local hunters who use ...Phys.OrgBats often get the short end of the stick—when you look around in October, they're featured in Halloween decorations right up there with unsavory characters like ...Buddy, can you spare a bat tooth? | CosmosCosmos (blog)all 2 news articles »
Posted on 16 October 2017 | 2:00 am
Moody's affirms Solomon Islands' B3 issuer
Moody's affirms Solomon Islands' B3 issuer rating; maintains stable outlookMoodys.com (press release)Solomon Islands' successful graduation from an IMF program in 2016 has helped strengthen fiscal management through the Public Financial Management Act, the introduction of a multiyear budget framework and enhancements to debt management.
Posted on 10 October 2017 | 1:23 am
Late Portland man’s WWII story shared in
Solomon Islands News
During the war, Zanghi, a Portland native, served aboard the USS O'Bannon, a naval destroyer. On April 5, 1943, the vessel was cruising near the Solomon Islands in the Pacific and made radar contact with a Japanese submarine. Initially, the plan was to ram ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:42 am
Emerging Industrial Power Rises From Aid
Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Azerbaijan, Ethiopia, Uganda, Uzbekistan, Indonesia, Cameroon, Cambodia, Colombia, DRC, Paraguay, Pakistan, Peru, and the Philippines. In 2014, Korea’s net ODA amounted to 1.85 billion dollars, ranking 16th in volume among ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:15 am
India reaches into the South Pacific to
The Pacific Islands present were Fiji, Cook Islands, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu. Eleven of the tiny island nations were represented by their heads of state ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:26 am
The Bit In Between is a rom-com read with an
To tell you exactly how would spoil the early pages of this book. After deciding to follow him to the Solomon Islands, Alison finds herself questioning what she is doing and wondering about the man with whom she shares her life. It all sounds a bit rom-com ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:00 am
Abbott is cutting Australia adrift from what
China is capping its emissions by 2030 for the same reason. Australia's decade-long Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands was expensive but a worthwhile. By building the local government's capacity to deliver services, we helped build livelihoods ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:26 pm