Monthly Archives: October 2014

Australian investors gloat over new riches to be made in Solomon Islands

Originally posted on Papua New Guinea Mine Watch:
Axiom Mining has resounding win in Solomon Islands High Court nickel case Proactive Investors  Axiom Mining has won a David versus Goliath battle in the Solomon Islands High Court with Axiom triumphing…

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

U.S. Soldiers at Bougainville (Solomon Islands) March 1944

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Million dollar payout for Solomons landowners

Originally posted on Papua New Guinea Mine Watch:
The sun setting at Gold Ridge mine, Solomon Islands. Photo: Koroi Hawkins Radio New Zealand Landowning tribes of the now closed Gold Ridge gold mine in Solomon Islands say they are about…

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Was Bougainville leader Francis Ona assassinated by mercenaries?

Originally posted on PNGexposed Blog:
Dansi Oearupeu Francis Ona at the Panguna mine pit Francis Ona died in May 2005. He was an inspiration to many, Francis stood up against Rio Tinto, the Australian government and PNG in order to…

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment