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Sogavare Farewells Staff with Call to Support His Successor

Monday, 13 November 2017, 7:25 pm | Solomon Islands Government

Caretaker Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare has farewelled staff members of the Office of the Prime Minister and cabinet (OPMC) on Sunday night with a call on officials to render equal support to his successor. More >>

Solomon Islands Focused on Anti-Corruption Priorities

Monday, 13 November 2017, 7:24 pm | Solomon Islands Government

Despite the ousting of Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare last week in a Motion of No Confidence, the progress of the re-introduced Anti-Corruption Bill in Parliament last month remains a priority for the Solomons community who are keen ... More >>

Solomon Islands Joins Interpol

Wednesday, 4 October 2017, 9:00 pm | Solomon Islands Government

Solomon Islands has officially become the 192nd member country of the international police organisation INTERPOL. More >>

PM Sogavare Says WWII Brought Important Lessons

Monday, 7 August 2017, 4:43 pm | Solomon Islands Government

Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare says World War II has taught the world important lessons when he paid tribute to those who sacrificed their lives for peace and freedom during the battle of Guadalcanal in 1942. More >>

Solomon Islands Honorary Consul in Auckland, New Zealand

Wednesday, 22 March 2017, 5:15 pm | Solomon Islands Government

The Solomon Islands Government confirms that Mr. Kayhan Khadem was officially appointed as the Solomon Islands Honorary Consul in Auckland following a Cabinet approval and official exequatur signed by the Minister of Foreign Affairs and External Trade in ... More >>

Customs Confiscate Smuggle Goods

Friday, 3 March 2017, 1:17 pm | Solomon Islands Government

Solomon Island Customs & Excise Division (SICED) has successfully stopped an attempt to smuggle 228 sleeves of cigarettes (45,600 rolls) and four new Stihl chainsaws last Thursday 23 February afternoon. More >>

Acting PM Keen to See NZ Policing Assistance After RAMSI

Wednesday, 31 August 2016, 5:24 pm | Solomon Islands Government

Acting Prime Minister Manasseh Maelanga is keen to see New Zealand assistance towards policing in Solomon Islands after RAMSI leaves in 2017. More >>

SI And NZ Signed Revised Joint Commitment for Development

Wednesday, 31 August 2016, 9:49 am | Solomon Islands Government

The Minister of Foreign Affairs and External Trade, Hon. Milner Tozaka on Monday 29th August 2016 signed a revised Joint Commitment for Development with his New Zealand counter-part, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon. Murray McCully in Wellington, ... More >>

Gov't begins repatreation of students studying in PNG

Saturday, 18 June 2016, 12:36 pm | Solomon Islands Government

The Solomon Islands Government is repatriating its students studying in Papua New Guinea due to the ongoing boycott of classes and other disturbances triggered by the PNG national students uprising in the last six weeks. More >>

Taiwan boosts Solomon Islands disaster early warning system

Monday, 21 September 2015, 12:44 pm | Solomon Islands Government

An Observation Research program is currently underway to assist the Meteorological Service and the National Disaster Management Office (NDMO) monitor natural disasters in the country. More >>

Solomon Islands Advocates for West Papua at PIF

Thursday, 10 September 2015, 11:30 am | Solomon Islands Government

Solomon Islands will raise the issue of West Papua at the 46th Pacific Islands Forum Leaders’ (PIF's) Retreat scheduled for today. More >>

Tozaka Thanks New Zealand for Support to Solomon Islands

Wednesday, 15 July 2015, 12:41 pm | Solomon Islands Government

Solomon Islands Minister of Foreign Affairs and External Milner Tozaka has thanked the New Zealand Government for its ongoing support towards Solomon Islands under its bilateral aid programme. More >>

Solomon Islands leads ACP humanitarian mission to Vanuatu

Thursday, 2 April 2015, 2:27 pm | Solomon Islands Government

The Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of states whose Secretariat is based in Brussels, Belgium has this week responded to the cyclone Pam relief appeal by the government of Vanuatu by sending a humanitarian Mission to Vanuatu. More >>

Gov't extends sea cucumber harvesting period

Tuesday, 31 March 2015, 4:20 pm | Solomon Islands Government

The Government through the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources (MFMR) has extended the harvesting period for sea cucumber (bech-de-mer) for an additional month on strict conditions. More >>

MINISTER KOPU URGES PROVINCIAL GOV’TS TO SPEND WISELY

Friday, 27 March 2015, 3:14 pm | Solomon Islands Government

The Minister for Provincial Government and Institutional Strengthening (MPGIS) Hon. Duddley Kopu has urged Provincial Governments to implement their budgets properly and to ensure services and developments occur where it is needed. More >>

UAE SUPPORTS SOLOMON ISLANDS AFTER TROPICAL CYCLONE

Friday, 27 March 2015, 3:11 pm | Solomon Islands Government

Solomon Islands foreign minister Hon Milner Tozaka has thanked his United Arab Emirates counterpart his highness sheikh Abdullah bin zayed Bin Sultan al Nahyan for UAE’s contribution of US$200,000 dollars to assist the government in dealing with the impact ... More >>

SOLOMON ISLANDS SUPPORTS VANUATU RELIEF EFFORTS

Friday, 27 March 2015, 3:06 pm | Solomon Islands Government

The Minister of Foreign Affairs and External Trade, Hon. Milner Tozaka presented a cheque of 11 million Vatu to Vanuatu’s Minister of Climate Change Hon. James Bule in Port Vila today to support relief efforts by the Government of Vanuatu following ... More >>

Solomon Islands Trade Policy Framework Launched

Monday, 23 March 2015, 3:39 pm | Solomon Islands Government

The Government has launched the Solomon Islands first ever Trade Policy Framework in Honiara Wednesday last week. More >>

Indian High Commissioner To SI Presents Credentials

Monday, 23 March 2015, 3:33 pm | Solomon Islands Government

The New India High Commissioner to Solomon Islands His Excellency Madhava Chandra has presented his letter of credence to the Governor General Thursday last week. The ceremony has formalized High Commissioner Chandra’s appointment as the Indian ... More >>

A Sustainable Forest Sector For The Next Decade

Monday, 23 March 2015, 3:08 pm | Solomon Islands Government

A one day-workshop looking at developing a “sustainable and viable forest sector in Solomon Islands for the next decade” was held for Government officials of the Ministry of Forestry and Research (MOFR) and other partners Thursday last week in ... More >>

 

 

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