Economy

He said in the words of Malcolm X, ‘the media is the most powerful entity on earth’.

PM Says Media Irresponsible

Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare has called on the media to be responsible in how they disseminate information.
Solomon Islands experience sea level rise at an average of 8mm per year, well above global projections. The rise is a threat to communities living close to the coastline.

Walk the Talk on Climate Change: Kenilorea

The government is being urged to redouble its efforts on climate change issues.
It is a prerequisite that incoming travelers complete the Public Health Declaration Form and return to the Solomon Islands Government Health Authorities 5 clear days before travelling. Anyone who fail to comply and respond truthfully will be penalized with a $10,000 fine or 5-years imprisonment or both.

Government Confirms December Repatriation Flight

The Government Covid-19 Oversight Committee has confirmed the next repatriation flight on December 6 for our nationals overseas.
Approvals for milling, furniture, crops and vegetable farming is expected to be completed this week.

ESP UPDATE: Gov’t Continues with ESP Support

The Government’s Economic Stimulus Package (ESP) Committee continues to progress the implementation of the ESP support this week.
The persons have undergone the required number of tests, all tested negative and have completed a period of fifty-one (51) days in quarantine.

60 Complete Mandatory Quarantine in SIG Facilities

A total of sixty (60) persons have graduated from different SIG Quarantine Stations after completing their mandatory quarantined periods last week.