Letters to the Editor Archive October 2011

Gold ridge royalty demand

In regards to the royalty demand of the Gold ridge land owner association. I would ask the reason the royalty being delayed. Is it because the company concerned operating in the area is not to be trusted?...

PNG and SIs relations

So PNG has provided again additional funding of SBD$300 million to SI! Perhaps, PNG should convey to Mr. Phillip that its availability is conditioned on the completion of the PNG High Commission in Honiara....

RSIPF Reforms

Dear Editor, The reference in the SIBC evening news bulletin on the 4th October that recent police reforms in Tonga could provide lessons for Solomon Islands is "old hat" and the reforms which...

Stoning the Police

Weathercoast stoning of a police station indicates rural SI people may have concern that handover from RAMSI to SI Police would mean less safety because SI Police lack adequate money for equipment and...