Economy Archive June 2016

Melanesia Codeshare to Commence in July

Effective 01 July 2016, some of Melanesia's National Carriers; Solomon Airlines, Air Niugini and Air Vanuatu will commence operation of a long awaited codeshare service linking all three destinations.
RAMSI is set to withdraw from Solomon Islands in 2017 after a 14-year engagement through which the other Pacific Islands Forum Member States led by Australia

Dialogue Begins on Post-RAMSI

Dialogue have commenced on the design of a new development assistance programme to succeed Australia’s development assistance programme to Solomon Islands through the Regional Assistance Mission in the post-RAMSI era.

Lawyers Play Crucial Role in Federal Constitution Review

Prime Minister Hon Manasseh Sogavare has stated that the country’s legal professionals have a ‘crucial part to play’ in ensuring that the proposed Federal Constitution emanates from and is owned by Solomon Islanders.