Latest News Archive August 2015

Malaita Road Projects Rolls out

Work on major infrastructure projects in Malaita province, Solomon Islands will begin this month following the recent formalization of contracts between relevant Government Ministries and Contractors.
Hon. Bodo Dettke will now be mandated with the important task of driving this government’s priority sector as the new Minister for Tourism.

Prime Minister Announces Minister Reshuffle

The Solomon Islands Prime Minister, Hon. Manasseh Sogavare has announced a reshuffle of his Cabinet Ministers.

Police Launches Website

The Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) have launched their new official website, www.rsipf.gov.sb.
Bishop Epalle School was one of the schools that participated in the awareness campaigns.

Awareness Program for Schools Deemed Successful

A joint Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) and the Solomon Islands Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Trade (MFAET) school visit program successfully completed last week.
The dewatering licence allows 47 days of controlled removal of water from the dam, approximately two centimeters per day or one meter over the licensed period.

DeWatering Gets Greenlight

The Solomon Islands Ministry of Environment has given the green light to Gold Ridge Mining Limited to begin DeWatering of the Tailing Dam.
Dr Etherington with Peter, a key coconut oil producer in the Solomon Islands.

Kokonut Pacific Supports Coconut Development

It was a question of social justice that sparked Dan Etherington's? quest to revitalise the Solomon Islands' small-scale coconut industry.
The SI-TIDE project is located within the Ministry of Culture and Tourism (MCT) and is overseen by the EIF’s National Implementation Unit (NIU) in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Trade (MFAET).

Government Supports SINU's Tourism Institute

A milestone Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed by the Solomon Islands National University and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Trade in Honiara to support tourism studies at the University.