Economy

"What we donated was in fact what we were supposed to sell to our buyers in Honiara. However, many of our buyers evacuated their offices and we could not make sales on the day. We had to decide to either take it back home or do something special. That is when we all agreed to donate to NRH instead.."

Ministry of Health Appreciates Generosity of Farmers

The Executive Management of the National Referral Hospital (NRH) has acknowledged the kind-hearted members of the Northwest Guadalcanal Development Association for their generous donation of fruits, vegetables and food crops to the hospital’s kitchen last week.
Project “turnkey” comes fully supplied with associated equipment, reagents, furniture, and fittings, including: a new GeneXpert machine for COVID-19 testing; Haematology; a biochemistry analyser; autoclave machines; microscopes: centrifuges; an incubator; and blood bank freezers.

Helena Goldie Hospital Receives Laboratory

The Helena Goldie Hospital in Munda, Western Province, Solomon Islands is setting up its first medical laboratory.
70% of respondents have resumed operations following the earthquake while 14% of businesses say their buildings are still under assessment.

SICCI Conducts Earthquake Impact Survey on Businesses

The Solomon Islands Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SICCI) has conducted an Impact on Businesses Survey businesses following the 7.0 magnitude earthquake that hit Honiara and other parts of the country last week on 22 November 2022.
The Western Border Outpost design will include environmentally sustainable features appropriate to regional conditions, enhance resilience and meet the functional needs of the Solomon Islands Government.

Australian Defence and Solomon Government Sign Contract to Enhance Security Outpost

Defence and the joint venture, Reeves Icon and Hall have signed a contract to deliver major infrastructure works with the Solomon Islands Government, helping to support a secure and resilient region.
The BINA project is expected to deliver at least 1,600 jobs to the Bina area once operational.

BINA Habour Project to Set Up Office

The proposed Bina Harbour Tuna Processing Plant on Malaita moved a step closer with the signing of a contract to set up a project office.