Economy

Australian High Commissioner Dr Lachie Strahan and RSIPF Gender Coordinator, Staff Sergeant Alice Roteku, handover fuel drums and communication equipment to Seif Ples.

Australia Delivers Communication Equipment to Help Seif Ples Prepare for COVID-19

Australia has provided the Seif Ples Gender-Based Violence Crisis and Referral Centre with vital communication devices and additional drums of fuel to help it prepare for any COVID-19 lockdown.
Damages Caused by TC Harold Still To Be Confirmed

Damages Caused by TC Harold Still To Be Confirmed

Damages caused by Tropical Cyclone Harold are yet to be confirmed by the National Emergency Operations Center (NEOC).

Police Explains Anchorage of Patrol Boat Auki West of Honiara

The Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) says one of its patrol boats the AUKI was anchored outside the Kakabona area west of Honiara last Sunday 5 April 2020 because of the recent bad weather associated with the tropical cyclone Harold.
The popular jewelry and accessories corner at the central market is now closed, with essential food items taking up their spot.

Suspension of Sale of Non-essential Goods at Central Market Questioned

Honiara City Council has suspended sale of non-essential goods at the Honiara’s main central market.
They say securities should be provided to monitor traveling between Tasman Islands, Lord Howe and Ontong Java.

Lord Howe and Ontong Java Call for Shut Down of Borders With PNG

People from Luaniua and Palau are calling for shutdown of the borders between Tasman Island in PNG and their remote outer islands.