Economy Archive November 2013

The government of Vanuatu has stated that it will cease the export of live cattle to the Solomon Islands if these animals are killed.

Cattle Not Fit for Human Consumption

The Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock has warned that the cattle brought in from Vanuatu are currently not fit for human consumption.
HMAS Tarakan, followed by HMAS Labuan, prepares to berth in Honiara, Solomon Islands for Operation Render Safe 2013.

Operation RENDER SAFE 2013 to Clear Unexploded War Remnants in Solomon Islands

More than 200 Australian Defence Force personnel will spend the next month in Solomon Islands clearing explosive remnants from World War Two and helping communities with school repairs and water supply projects.