Letters to the Editor Archive September 2010

Festival of Pacific Arts

Dear ladies and gentlemen, my name is Gerhard Wiesenbauer and I visited the festival of Pacific Arts 2004 in Palau. Please do not make same mistake like in Palau to present all the dances in a modern...

WWII tourism

Please allow me to build on the article titled "Country fails to capitalize on "The Pacific" Popularity" which appeared in the 22 September edition of Solomon Times Online. I have to concur with Mr. Hayden...

What is a "conflict of interest"?

When the Prime Minister Hon. Danny Philip appointed Hon. Bodo Dettke to the Ministry for Forestry, there were concerns over the appointment due to the possibility of a "conflict of interest." This week,...

Country Fails to Capitalize on "The Pacific" Popularity

It is sad to read about the opportunity our nation lost interms of promoting our destination to WW2 market segment. The "Pacific" film which now won the EMMY award without Solomon Islands in it is very...

Dolphins imported from Japan to Egypt

Dear Sir/Madame, I have seen a lot about Dolphins on your website, so much so that I have not read all. I am living in an area of Hurghada Red Sea Egypt called Mubarak Six A villa area. To our horror...

BeMobile TopUp Cards

What is the deal with the BeMobile TopUp system? I now have two mobile phones; one Our Telekom one and the other a new BeMobile phone. I bought the BeMobile phone just to check out the services, expecting...

Another Mystery on Mystery Island

The failure to sight even an iota of evidence of the mysterious plane crash in East Malaita by the Police and RAMSI may have sound weird news to many. But to these people living in the vicinity of this...

East Are'are petition and Keniapesia

Mr. Keniapesia, the questions which the East Are'are election Petitioners' have raised, and those for which you and Mr. Hanaria will present in defense are questions of, and, for law to decide on. I...

Free meal for Primary Schools pupils

Grateful if this simple thought be included into your editors column. Having in mind that the new gov't is yet to finalize and announce its policies for the next four years, this wild imagination might...

Bemobile Service Quality Question

I agree with what you said Mr. John Taku. Bemobile should improve its services so that customers feel satisfied and be happy with the services that it provides and also those handsets that they bought....

Plane Crash?? UFO CRASH!

Since no debris have been recovered of the plane that crashed into the ocean off Malaita, and no identification could be made as to what aircraft type it was then at least the multiple numbers of eye witnesses...

BeMobile Service Quality Question

Did anyone who posted about the BeMobile launch ever actually tested BeMobile service in Honiara? I bought 1 of the $149 phones and was deeply dissappointed. The Alcatel phone feels and looks like a toy...

Bemobile, a small slice of the cake

Thanks Mr. Manu'ari for your comment on my article. I wrote it with an intention to know what others think on bemobile's launching and you were the first and the best to give a detailed article. Thanks...

East Are'are petition

It's surprising the Chairman of the committee of the winning candidate, Mr. John Keniapisia find it appropriate to think its knowing and being close to the people that count in Solomon politics. Infact...

"Congratulations bemobile?" But it is just a small slice of the cake

Dear editor, Please allow me to reply to one Pedical Togamae of Gurena Village in Isabel Province on the issue of bemobile and its recent launch in Honiara. In his letter, published under the heading...

What kind of a leader do I want for SI?

Dear Editor, Thank you for allowing me a space in your column. A wise man once said, "Ask not what your country can do for you but what you can do for your country". This wise man was the 35th President...

B-Mobile : Free Airspace

Thanks to Be-mobile for finally accessing and making its presence in SI. No doubt, Honiara residents will pay whatever items during the weeks of promotion and marketing. On the other hand, SI Telekom too...

Telekom Joke

Dear Editor, With the Launching of Be Mobile, the reassurance by the THEIR Telekom in One News Online to provide its services to the rural populace was another joke. Where was this kind of plan ten years...