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  1. Tri-Marine official Hamby: "...there...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Samoa News

    ... their zones. We see this happening already," he said and cited for example, Tri Marine's operations in the Solomon Islands, where the company has a major tuna plant and a fishing fleet employing over 2,000 people. He said the Solomon Islands ...

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  2. Sean Dorney on 40 years of reporting PNG & the PacificRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Asopa People

    ... Pacific nations has gone from five (Samoa, Cook Islands, Nauru, Tonga Fiji) to 14 (Niue - 1974; PNG - 1975; Solomon Islands Tuvalu - 1978; Kiribati - 1979; Vanuatu - 1980; the Federated States of Micronesia; the Marshall Islands - 1986; and Palau - ...

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  3. Solomon Islands High Commissioner visits IPPFRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    His Excellency Victor Samuel Ngele, High Commissioner of the Solomon Islands, today paid a courtesy visit to the International Planned Parenthood Federation East & South East Asia and Oceania Regional Office.

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  4. Organic training offers jobs hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... nclude people representing the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands and Arnhem Lands, Fiji, the Solomon Islands and Papua New Guinea.

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  5. Martinez brothers memorialized in World War II memoirsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Contra Costa Times

    ... Raul and Al both fought in Okinawa and also were stationed together in China and Pavuvu, part of the Solomon Islands northeast of Australia. Al, Lomeli's father, also did battle in Papua New Guinea and on the tiny island of Peleliu, site of the ...

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  6. Engagement 08-19-14Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Los Alamos Monitor

    ... Nedevschi of Cluj-Napoca, Romania. The bride, also the daughter of the late Kathlyn Qilapupui of Banganoi, Solomon Islands, graduated from the University of California, Berkeley and is employed as marketing coordinator for Tarana Wireless in ...

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  7. Thousands flock to reconciliationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fiji Times

    ... conference. The program yesterday featured presentations from the Uniting Church in Australia and the Solomon Islands, and also the Methodist Church in Samoa. Communications secretary Reverend James Bhagwan said another event to look forward to is ...

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  8. DisappointmentRead the original story

    Tuesday | Fiji Times

    ... and living in Fiji and made brief visits abroad". "I was one of the short-term senior advisers to the Solomon Islands Government under the Regional Assistance Mission to the Solomon Islands. In that role I had to visit Solomon Islands for short ...

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  9. Martinez brothers memorialized in World War II bookRead the original story

    Tuesday | Contra Costa Times

    ... Raul and Al both fought in Okinawa and also were stationed together in China and Pavuvu, part of the Solomon Islands northeast of Australia. Al, Lomeli's father, also did battle in Papua, New Guinea, and on the tiny island of Peleliu, site of the ...

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  10. The woman giving $1m to womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... that address poverty and inequity in developing countries such as Cambodia, Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands. ''My focus has always been on women and girls and trying to do things that can benefit them,'' she said. ''They are the most ...

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  11. Club NewsClub NewsRoundup of news from local service...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Palladium-Item

    ... 12 Rotary clubs since her return from Europe. She previously has traveled to Sri Lanka, Mozambique and the Solomon Islands. Students in the Rotary-sponsored program had their choice of receiving a certificate of professional development or a ...

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  12. Rising sea levels force Pacific Island capital to relocateRead the original story

    Tuesday | PressReleasePoint

    A Solomon Islands provincial capital will be relocated to the mainland due to coastal hazards and the risks of rising sea levels resulting from climate change.

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  13. Bougainville's ambiguity: Desire for autonomy & the PNG challengeRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Asopa People

    ... Melanesians, Missionaries and Mining , highlighted the Anglo-German Declaration of 1886 as dividing the Solomon Islands into two spheres of influence between Britain in the south and Germany to the north. Then there was exploitation by foreign ...

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  14. Meet The First Pacific Island Town To Relocate Thanks To Climate ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | ThinkProgress

    A small town on Taro Island - the capital of Choiseul Province in the Solomon Islands - is planning to relocate its entire population in response to climate change, Reuters reports .

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  15. Facing Rising Ocean, Pacific Island Town Must RelocateRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Common Dreams

    ... by global warming. But now, authorities in a town on Taro Island, a coral atoll off Choiseul in the Solomon Islands that sits less than seven feet above sea level, have decided to relocate to the mainland in response to increasing coastal hazards ...

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  16. Saving the Rainforest in RendovaRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Neatorama

    Redditor merrderber is from the island of Rendova in the Solomon Islands. She is a now a law student in Australia.

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  17. Eroni Kumana dies at 93; rescued JFK and his PT-109 crewRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    On a moonless night in summer 1943, a Japanese destroyer tore through a U.S. Navy patrol-torpedo boat guarding the waters around the Solomon Islands.

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  18. John Kerry recognises devasting impact of climate change on Pacific IslandsRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Matangi Tonga

    After visiting Guadalcanal in the Solomon Islands, the United States Secretary of State, John Kerry, on August 14 expressed his concern over the effects of Climate Change on Pacific Islands.

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  19. ICT experts tackle challenges of digital divide in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Scoop

    ... with suppliers or customers. According to Connelly Sandakabatu, Minister of Development Planning and Aid for Solomon Islands, ICT has had a great impact on educational opportunities on the Pacific Islands. The University of the South Pacific offers ...

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  20. Solomon Islands Capital Needs to relocate to Combat TsunamiRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Marine News

    ... to develop a comprehensive climate change adaptation plan for the provincial capital of Choiseul in the Solomon Islands. The capital is located on Taro Island, a small coral atoll within Choiseul Bay, mostly less than two metres above mean sea ...

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