Economy

"The Kolosori landowners are 20% owners of the project and shareholders of PNM," Pacific Nickel Mines (PNM) CEO Geoff Hiller said.

Nickel Kolosori Project in Isabel to Commence Soon

Pacific Nickel Mines (PNM) is confident it has all three levels of stakeholder approval required to kick off its Kolosori nickel project in the Solomon Islands.
The desired outcome of the Infrastructure Symposium is to get an overview of infrastructure projects across the country and to gauge its impact on the local economy. This includes bilateral agreements with Development partners such as the Stadium and construction works proposed for the 2023 Pacific Games.

SICCI to Host Infrastructure Symposium

The Solomon Islands Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SICCI) will host its inaugural Infrastructure Symposium this year which will bring together key stakeholders in the infrastructure development sector in Solomon Islands.
“We need to improve our postharvest food production and food waste and loss in the food market value chain from harvest – packaging – transport – markets display and consumers,” Mr. Ho’ota emphasised.

Ho’ota: Food Waste and Loss an Important Issue in Solomon Islands

Food waste and loss is an important issue in Solomon Islands that needs to be addressed as a lot of food have been wasted by our producers and vendors says the Deputy Secretary Technical (DST) of the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAL) Mr Michael Ho’ota.
Ginger Beach Retreat is one of the 7 new Guadalcanal options available in the Solomon Airlines Iumi Tugeda Holidays program.

Solomon Airlines Expands ‘Iumi Tugeda Holidays’ Program to Guadalcanal on World Tourism Day

Solomon Airlines has chosen World Tourism Day to announce a significant expansion of the airline’s ‘Iumi Tugeda Holidays’ program to include more operators in Guadalcanal Province and the addition of Honiara and Central, West and North West Guadalcanal options.
A trade deficit means a country is spending more money on imports than it makes on exports.

COVID-19 Takes its Toll on the Economy: Sogavare

Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare says that the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on the local economy have been significant.