Gov’t to organizes mini festival show

THE government through the Culture Division of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism will be organizing a mini arts and cultural festival this Friday at the National Museum grounds in Honiara, Solomon Islands. The purpose of the mini arts and cultural festival is to showcase the country’s arts and cultural performances to be highlighted at…

Students vow to rock cultural night

LOCAL students studying at the University of the South Pacific Solomon Islands (USP SI) Campus in Honiara say they will rock tonight’s social and cultural night. And they vow to amaze spectators with the cultural performances that they will be putting on stage as part of celebrating the University’s (USP SI) special occasion at the…

12th FOPA festival 100 days away

AS Guam launches its 100 days countdown towards the 12th Festival of Pacific Arts (FOPA), Solomon Islands is again preparing itself to showcase its cultural richness and diversity when it attends the festival in May this year. February 12 (today) marks 100 days until the world gathers in Guam to witness the Pacific Island region’s…

Tourism minister highlights ‘culture’ as unique tourism product

THE Minister for Culture and Tourism Bartholomew Parapolo says the country’s diverse and unique cultures are an important product as a tourist attraction that must be harnessed in the country’s development agenda. Speaking at the official launching of the Government’s new National Tourism Development Strategy last week, Minister Parapolo said culture is an important fabric…