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The Prime Minister said the Kukum Highway project includes a 4-lane road from the Ministry of Fisheries to the Lunga Bridge and a two-lane road from Lunga Bridge to the Henderson Domestic Airport.

Infrastructure Projects Progress Slowly Despite Pandemic: PM

Donor supported projects under the Ministry of Infrastructure & Development (MID) are gradually progressing despite the pandemic.
Resort manager, Manoj Dhari says local tourism should be encouraged so that operators like them can continue to provide employment and keep the economy going.

Fatboys Resort Push for Local Tourism

Tourism operator, Fatboys resort is hoping more emphasis is placed on domestic tourism.
The flight to China will be the furthest for the Solomon Airlines Airbus A320 aircraft since joining the local fleet in February this year.

Itinerary for Charter Flight to China Still Under Discussion

Government is still to present a set arrangement for the historical China flight on the 29th of August 2020. Solomon Airlines has been arranged to carry out this charter flight.
Launching the book “Mekim and Selem Cocoa”. (L to R): Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock, Ethel Frances; Deputy Australian High Commissioner to Solomon Islands, Sally-Anne Vincent; and Director of Solomon Islands Association of Rural Training Centres, Billy Mae.

MAL, MCILI and Australia High Commission Launch Cocoa Book for Villages

The Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAL), Ministry of Commerce, Industry, Labour and Immigration (MCILI) and the Australian High Commission launched a book that teaches remote communities how to grow and process cocoa into a range of food products that can be sold in villages and markets.
“Fellow Solomon Islanders, we are still COVID-19 free. However, we must not be complacent. If we become careless, we may not remain COVID-19 free for long,” he said.

Prime Minister Calls for Greater Cooperation at the Border

Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare has called for a stronger and more effective cooperation between the National Government and provincial governments.