Tag: Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands: Inbound tourists must have proof of vaccination against measles
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Solomon Islands: Inbound tourists must have proof of vaccination against measles

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 19, 2019

The Solomon Islands Ministry of Health and Medical Services (MOHS) has announced with immediate effect, all passengers entering the Solomon ... Read More

National Tourism Authority Kiribati appoints new Chair: Kiribati is for travelers!
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National Tourism Authority Kiribati appoints new Chair: Kiribati is for travelers!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 31, 2019

Danial Rochford was appointed as the  inaugural Chairperson of the new National Tourism Authority in Kiribati He said in a ... Read More

FestPac 2020: Arts and Culture never shown in Hawaii with Guam taking a key role
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FestPac 2020: Arts and Culture never shown in Hawaii with Guam taking a key role

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 21, 2019

Many tourists visiting Hawaii from June 10-21 do not know, that the biggest arts and the cultureal festival is hosted ... Read More

Tourism Solomons CEO invited to join PATA Board
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Tourism Solomons CEO invited to join PATA Board

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 19, 2019

Strong recognition for the Solomon Islands on the international tourism stage and huge kudos for Tourism Solomons with CEO, Josefa ... Read More

Huge earthquake strikes Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands, no tsunami threat to Hawaii
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Huge earthquake strikes Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands, no tsunami threat to Hawaii

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 14, 2019

Powerful, magnitude 7.5 earthquake has rattled Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands today, U.S. Geological Survey said. There were no ... Read More

Solomon Islands dive operators to establish formal association
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Solomon Islands dive operators to establish formal association

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 18, 2019

A major step forward for the future promotion and development of the Solomon Islands dive tourism sector, the destination’s main ... Read More

Tourism Solomons announces date for 2019 ‘Me Save Solo’ tourism exchange
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Tourism Solomons announces date for 2019 ‘Me Save Solo’ tourism exchange

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

Tourism Solomons has confirmed the second annual ‘Me Save Solo’ tourism exchange will take place in Honiara on 05 July ... Read More

Solomon Islands aims to attract 60,000 visitors annually by 2025
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Solomon Islands aims to attract 60,000 visitors annually by 2025

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 25, 2019

The Solomon Islands government is looking to the tourism sector to attract 60,000 visitors annually by 2025, in the process ... Read More

6.6 earthquake strikes Vanuatu
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6.6 earthquake strikes Vanuatu

editor editor- January 15, 2019

A 6.6 magnitude earthquake struck Vanuatu at 18:06:36 UTC today, January 15, 2019. Read More

Traveling and like to breathe fresh air? Where not to go
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Traveling and like to breathe fresh air? Where not to go

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 20, 2017

The Gulf region may be the leader in luxury travel and tourism, but it does have the worst air quality in ... Read More

FESTPAC Opening: Guam becomes the center of the Blue Continent
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FESTPAC Opening: Guam becomes the center of the Blue Continent

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 22, 2016

The stadium was full. Thousands of spectators unable to get into the Guam stadium today watched the FESTPAC opening ceremony ... Read More

Guam Tourism with FestPac puts the Blue Continent in the global spotlight
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Guam Tourism with FestPac puts the Blue Continent in the global spotlight

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 22, 2016

The blue continent is in the spotlight of the world today, and the center is the American island of Guam. ... Read More

Solomon Islands savages slaughter over 1000 dolphins
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Solomon Islands savages slaughter over 1000 dolphins

editor editor- January 31, 2013

More than 1,000 dolphins have been slaughtered in the Solomon Islands in the past few weeks because of a dispute ... Read More

Solomon Airlines jets into ICTP
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Solomon Airlines jets into ICTP

editor editor- September 29, 2012

HALEIWA, Hawaii, USA; BRUSSELS, Belgium; VICTORIA, Seychelles; BALI, Indonesia – The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) announced that Solomon ... Read More

Solomon Islands offer Rajoy official residence
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Solomon Islands offer Rajoy official residence

editor editor- June 25, 2012

After a protocol error at the UN conference Rio+20 that introduced Mariano Rajoy as ‘the first minister of the Solomon ... Read More

Solomon Islands vote for a bright new future
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Solomon Islands vote for a bright new future

editor editor- August 23, 2010

(eTN) - The Solomon Islands epitomize all that one associates with a Pacific paradise - sparkling blue sea and miles ... Read More

Tourism in Solomon Islands facing major challenges
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Tourism in Solomon Islands facing major challenges

editor editor- May 28, 2010

(eTN) SOLOMON ISLANDS - Solomon Islands’ Ministry of Culture and Tourism, in collaboration with the World Bank, officially launch its ... Read More

Solomon Islands poised for exposure at World Exposition in Shanghai
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Solomon Islands poised for exposure at World Exposition in Shanghai

editor editor- April 12, 2010

Solomon Islands is poised to benefit a lot from its exposure at the World Exposition in Shanghai, China. General manager ... Read More

Tsunami plows into the Solomon Islands
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Tsunami plows into the Solomon Islands

editor editor- January 5, 2010

WELLINGTON, New Zealand – A tsunami unleashed by a major earthquake plowed into the Solomon Islands on Monday with the ... Read More

Aviation row in Solomon Islands becomes subject of inquiry
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Aviation row in Solomon Islands becomes subject of inquiry

editor editor- November 13, 2009

HONIARA (eTN) - An inquiry into a row between the permanent secretary of the Ministry of Civil Aviation, Jeffrey Wickham, ... Read More

Solomon Islands focuses on tourism education
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Solomon Islands focuses on tourism education

editor editor- September 24, 2009

Solomon Islands’ Ministry of Culture and Tourism had spent more than USD$62,000.00 to develop the curriculum of the proposed tourism ... Read More

Luxury comes home to Solomon Islands
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Luxury comes home to Solomon Islands

editor editor- August 27, 2009

HONIARA, Solomon Islands (eTN) - Final touches to Solomon Islands’ newest and most modern hotel, the Heritage Park Hotel, will ... Read More

Flights resume after strike at Honiara airport
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Flights resume after strike at Honiara airport

editor editor- August 26, 2009

International flights in and out of Honiara, Solomon Islands, have resumed after a 12-hour stoppage following a nationwide strike by ... Read More

Solomon Islands welcomes increase in tourists
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Solomon Islands welcomes increase in tourists

editor editor- August 7, 2009

HONIARA (eTN) - Solomon Islands is seeing a steady increase in the number of visitor arrivals in the second quarter ... Read More

Solomon Airlines moves forward in Australia
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Solomon Airlines moves forward in Australia

editor editor- July 2, 2009

HONIARA, Solomon Islands (eTN) - Solomon Airlines has announced it will be opening its own fully dedicated Australian reservation and ... Read More

Air Niugini and Solomon Airlines settle dispute and ink new code-sharing deal
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Air Niugini and Solomon Airlines settle dispute and ink new code-sharing deal

editor editor- June 1, 2009

HONIARA, Solomon Islands (eTN) - Solomon Airlines has confirmed that the current code-share agreement, which was terminated at the beginning ... Read More

Solomon Islands prime minister wants more tourists
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Solomon Islands prime minister wants more tourists

editor editor- February 19, 2009

HONIARA, Solomon Islands (eTN) - Prime Minister Derek Sikua has said his administration is aiming at bringing in 30,000 foreign ... Read More

Solomon Islands:  Small but not terrible during rough economic times
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Solomon Islands: Small but not terrible during rough economic times

editor editor- February 13, 2009

HONIARA (eTN) - Tourism in Solomon Islands has grown from strength to strength over the past five years. Read More

New airline plans amphibian flights
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New airline plans amphibian flights

editor editor- October 13, 2008

A NEW charter airline plans to take arriving tourists straight from Honiara International Airport to their resorts - and bring ... Read More

Solomon Islands authorities receive bomb detection training
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Solomon Islands authorities receive bomb detection training

editor editor- April 23, 2008

HONIARA, Solomon Islands (eTN) - Staff at Henderson International airport in Solomon Islands say they are more confident about their ... Read More

Masked man holds up tourist bus near airport
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Masked man holds up tourist bus near airport

editor editor- March 13, 2008

A GROUP of visiting tourists were harassed on Sunday. The tourists were some of the hundreds that arrived in the ... Read More

Aussie airline enters Solomon Islands market
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Aussie airline enters Solomon Islands market

editor editor- March 5, 2008

HONIARA, Solomon Islands (eTN) - The Australian-based SkyAirWorld company had entered Solomon Islands airline competition. Its inaugural flight from Brisbane ... Read More

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