Politics

Mr Coward says that he is excited to be returning to Honiara and is also looking forward to visiting Nauru as soon as he can.

Thomas Coward Appointed as New British High Commissioner to Solomon Islands

Mr Thomas Coward has been appointed British High Commissioner to Solomon Islands and non-resident High Commissioner to the Republic of Nauru.
The new facility is a sovereign Solomon Islands asset, and will be owned and operated by the Solomon Islands Government.

Australia is Committed to a Peaceful and Secure Pacific

Australia is committed to the security and prosperity of the Pacific and wider Indo-Pacific region.
The three-hour workshop aims to equip Solomon Islands businesses with digital skills to successfully engage with customers locally, nationally and globally.

Facebook and SICCI Host Workshop to Support The Pacific Digital Economy

Facebook, in partnership with the Solomon Islands Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SICCI) brought a free digital skills training programme to Honiara today.
Those that still refuse to get their first dose before 31st Jan 2022 will no longer be employed, or considered for employment, by the government or state-owned enterprises.

Grace Period for COVID-19 Jab Extended for Government Workers

Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare has confirmed that Cabinet has decided to extend the time period for those government workers that have yet to receive their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccination.
He said given it is coming from a government officer with no jurisdiction over criminal matters, the statement leaves too many loose ends.

Wale Calls on PS Finance to Disclose Settlement With Win Win

Leader of the Opposition Hon. Matthew Wale calls on the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Finance and Treasury to explain his recent statement in relation to the allegation that Win Win Investment Solomon Ltd attempted to smuggle 1.7kg of gold out of the country.