Politics

The Prime Minister said the sporting facilities will comprise a strategic investment that will unify Solomon Islands as a nation.

PM Graces PG 2023 Stadium Ground Breaking Ceremony

It is yet another significant milestone as Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare graced the ground-breaking ceremony of the 2023 Pacific Games Stadiums project in Honiara today.
The shipping agent boarded MV Chefoo with a Port Health Quarantine Officer of the Ministry of Health who cleared the vessel after conducting health assessment and review of relevant health documentation provided by the captain.

MHMS Responds to Opposition Office on Vaccine Roll Out and MV Chefoo Issue

The Ministry of Health and Medical Services (MHMS) as the government ministry leading COVID-19 response, acknowledge concerns raised by the Opposition Office regarding dire situation in India and the government’s plans to acquire bulk of AstraZeneca vaccines from India.
“When it comes to the press this responsibility underlines the indisputable importance of verified and reliable information, anything short of this is an abuse of this fundamental right.”

Constitution Protects Freedom of Expression: Sogavare

The fundamental right of freedom of expression will continue to enjoy constitutional recognition in Solomon Islands.
Hon. Wale has cautioned the Oversight committee to pay particular attention to this shipping agent, stressing that there is the suspicion that this shipping agent is given special treatment by the Oversight committee in the clearance of their vessels.

MV Chefoo Expose Gaps in Our Covid Preparedness

Leader of Opposition, Hon. Matthew Wale, is concerned about the actions alleged to have been taken by the shipping agent of MV Chefoo recently, which was in direct breach of the Standard Operating Procedures governing the clearance of foreign ships.
Representatives from SICCI and Prime Minister Hon Manasseh Sogavare.

SICCI Commits to Ongoing Partnership With Government

The Solomon Islands Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SICCI) has reiterated its commitment to continue growing the strong partnership it has established with the Solomon Islands Government.