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TC Jasper strengthens to a category 2 says Solomon Islands Met Service

RNZ 06 Dec 2023
Tropical Cyclone Jasper has developed into a category 2 cyclone according to the Solomon Islands Meteorological Service ... In its latest warning, the Solomon Islands Meteorological Service said at that 2pm local time, Jasper was 195km south-southwest of Tetepare Island in Western province and 270km west-southwest of West Guadalcanal.

PM Brown briefs Solomon Islands counterpart on Pacific Islands Forum outcomes

Cook Islands News 27 Nov 2023
Thank you tumus to our Solomon Islands wantoks!” ...The country’s stance on ALPS treated water Fukushima issue, remains the same where the country expressed reservations about Japan’s decision to discharge nuclear waste water,” the Solomon Islands PM’s Office said ... Solomon Islands ...

Tutaka-George claims bronze at Pacific Games

Cook Islands News 27 Nov 2023
The Cook Islands oe vaka team got their Pacific Games campaign with a good start after claiming bronze medal in the men’s singles event yesterday ... The Cook Islands Oe Vaka team arrived safely in Honiara, Solomon Islands, on Friday and underwent some light paddling to test the local waters ahead of yesterday’s events.

Incredible hulks! Fascinating pictures show one of Britain

The Daily Mail 20 Nov 2023
The huge wreck of the MS World Discoverer in the Solomon Island archipelago. This incredible picture shows the huge wreck of the MS World Discoverer lying mere yards from a tourist beach in the Solomon Island archipelago in the Pacific Ocean.

Opinion: PIF leaders fail to get meaningful action on nukes

Cook Islands News 13 Nov 2023
... with progressive Pacific states like Vanuatu, the Solomon Islands and Papua New Guinea refusing to sign at the time for not being “comprehensive” enough and that it was watered-down by Forum members Australia and New Zealand in support of United States dominance in the region.

Pacific businesses highlight challenges at China expo

RNZ 12 Nov 2023
Some of the products pushed showcased by Pacific businesses at the expo were Nambawan water, sea cucumber and jewellery. Solomon Islands Ministry of Commerce director of investment Cornelius Donga said his main purpose for being there was to see and learn ... He said Vanuatu's fragmented islands would be difficult to navigate when it came to shipping.

Australia to offer an entire country asylum – PM

Russia Today 10 Nov 2023
Prime Minister Anthony Albanese made the announcement on Friday at the Pacific Islands Forum Leaders' Meeting in the Cook Islands ... Albanese called the move “groundbreaking” and “the most significant agreement between Australia and a Pacific island nation ever.” ... Read more Beijing signs controversial pact with Solomon Islands.

Pacific security: whose strategy is it?

RNZ 06 Nov 2023
In 2022, journalist Dorothy Wickam wrote in The New York Times the reality of Solomon Islands 40 years after independence. ... China, meanwhile, has been trying to get Forum members' support for security and trade arrangements since signing a security pact last year with Solomon Islands.

Low-income countries could lose 30% of nutrients like protein and omega-3 from seafood due to ...

Phys Dot Org 30 Oct 2023
The availability of all four nutrients from tropical waters of generally lower income nations, such as Indonesia, the Solomon Islands and Sierra Leone, is projected to decline steeply by the end of the century under a high emissions scenario, compared with minimal declines in higher income, non-tropical waters, such as those of Canada, the U.S.

Back in the day, Oct. 30, 1942: WWII hero Charles Jackson French receives big welcome home

Omaha World-Herald 30 Oct 2023
Nine months later, he was serving aboard the destroyer USS Gregory when it was attacked and sunk by Japanese ships in the middle of the night just offshore from Guadalcanal, in the Solomon Islands ... The The World-Herald called him “The Hero of the Solomon Islands.”.

Why China really nuked Japan’s seafood imports

Asiatimes 24 Oct 2023
China’s concerns over the discharge of the Fukushima waters echo Pacific Island nations’ reservations, as they more strongly perceive the dangers of contamination. Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare strongly condemned Japan’s actions and protests took place in Fiji.

Cyclone Lola heads to Vanuatu in early start to season

The Daily Telegraph Australia 23 Oct 2023
The weather system, forming in Fijian waters east of the Solomon Islands, could rise to a category ...

He visited every country in the world — without flying. Here's how much it cost

NBC Bay Area 19 Oct 2023
Danish traveler Torbjorn Pedersen says he is the first person to visit every country in the world — without flying ... Money Report. news 16 mins ago ... Pedersen also shared memories he said he would never forget, including visiting the Solomon Islands where he shared his laptop with villagers who had no access to electricity or running water.  ... .

ChatGPT AI getting chatty with voice prompts

The Daily Record - Dunn 25 Sep 2023
The company behind ChatGPT on Monday said it is adding voice and image capabilities to the generative artificial intelligence (AI) platform long limited to written prompts ... × This page requires Javascript. Javascript is required for you to be able to read premium content ... Solomon Islands leader 'appalled' by Japan on Fukushima water ... ....

US refuses Iran top diplomat's request to visit Washington

The Daily Record - Dunn 25 Sep 2023
The United States said Monday it refused a request by Iran's foreign minister to visit Washington last week, pointing to concerns about Tehran's record including past detentions of US citizens ... × This page requires Javascript ... Please enable it in your browser settings ... Solomon Islands leader 'appalled' by Japan on Fukushima water ... kAmD4E^?C@k^Am.

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