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An anti-corruption concept becoming a reality

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The Hon. Prime Minister, Manasseh Sogavare, used the occasion of Anti-Corruption Day on Monday this week to give details of those that that had been appointed to head the soon to be functioning Solomon Islands Independent Commission Against Corruption (SIICAC).…

A united and defiant call for an end to corruption

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In a united and defiant stand against corruption, Solomon Islands yesterday commemorated the International Anti-corruption with a large turnout and active participation of representatives from civil society, Government agencies, the private sector and members of the public. It was manifest,…

Obstacles facing People with Disabilities

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In a very much appreciated local initiative, the The Australian Government promoted, Strongim Bisnis hosted a business networking event this week to celebrate the contribution that People Living With Disability (PLWD) make in the labour market. The event was held…

Agreement forecasted to benefit Solomon Islanders

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“We must plan for tomorrow. “Plan things that will benefit our children, their children and their children’s children. “Let’s not be egotistical or selfish and take all the benefits for ourselves today. No.”  (Ben Afuga) It was reported last week that…