Wed, 13 Jun 2018 13:35
Australia agrees Solomons internet cable after China concern
Australia will help fund and build an underseas communications cable to the Solomon Islands, it was agreed Wednesday, after the Pacific nation was convinced to drop a contract with Chinese company Huawei.
Tue, 20 Dec 2016 12:43
Strong quake rattles Solomons
SYDNEY - The Solomon Islands was rattled by a strong 6.7-magnitude earthquake Tuesday, the US Geological Survey said, but no tsunami warning was issued and no immediate damage reported.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 06:56
Solomons escape serious damage after powerful 7.7 quake
SYDNEY - A major 7.7-magnitude quake struck Friday off the Solomon Islands triggering severe shaking and a tsunami warning, but there were no reports of any serious damage, officials said.