Economy Archive November 2014

Drilling will consist predominantly of diamond drilling and excavator pitting to twin and confirm previous test pits and drill holes.

Axiom Mining Ready for Drilling at Isabel Nickel Project

Axiom Mining has mapped out a busy drilling program for the Isabel Nickel Project in the Solomon Islands that will target areas suitable for JORC resource definition and for early mining.
Police are appealing to those who may have further information to contact the police.

Suspect Detained Over Saturdays Food Court Attack

One person has been detained over the attack on a young man at a fast food outlet in Honiara.

Aviation Talks Resume

FIJI'S national airline Fiji Airways managing director and CEO, Stefan Pichler is happy about efforts made to lift the suspension flights between Fiji and Solomon Islands.
Mr Joseph first arrived in the Solomon Islands in 2004 as part of an Australian-led peacekeeping mission and  was ordained as a Deacon in 2005, spending the next five years working with several parishes in the Solomon Islands.

Priest Condemns Climate Change Hypocrites

The Anglican Dean of Darwin, Keith Joseph, was living and working on the Solomon Islands when he realised the world was slowly drowning.
The Melanesian Brotherhood are an Anglican religious community based primarily on the Solomon Islands, but which is expanding into other parts of the world. It was founded in in 1900 by a Ini Kopuria, a Solomon Islander on the Island of Guadalcanal.

Suspect Detained Over Novice Murder

Police in Solomon Islands have detained a suspect in relation to last week's death of a Novice in Western Guadalcanal province.
Mr. Rueben’s work is part of a larger programme, the Pacific Risk Resilience Programme (PRRP), which is helping strengthen the Solomon Islands’ ability to manage the risks and impacts of disasters and climate change.

Putting Risk on the Map in Solomon Islands

The Solomon Islands is set to have a one-stop-shop database of maps and relevant information that shows decision-makers where risks like flooding, erosion and landslides are high.