2022/23 Tropical Cyclone Outlook – PRESS CONFERENCE

2022/23 Tropical Cyclone Outlook – PRESS CONFERENCE

News DeskNovember 10, 20221 min read

https://youtu.be/BvYSj8fJBYI A Press Conference organised by the Ministry of Environment, Climate Change, Disaster Management and Meteorology (MECDMM). SPEAKERS 1. Director Meteorology – David Hiriasia 2. Director NDMO – Jonathan Tafiariki…

MRD Officers Benefit from China’s Agricultural Modernization

MRD Officers Benefit from China’s Agricultural Modernization

Editor’s DeskSeptember 15, 20235 min read

OFFICERS from the Ministry of Rural Development (MRD) who are currently attending a three-weeks seminar on ‘Rural Development” for Solomon Islands in China had the opportunity to deepen their understanding…

Solomon Water Announces New Tariff Rates, Effective 1 September 2023

Solomon Water Announces New Tariff Rates, Effective 1 September 2023

Editor’s DeskSeptember 15, 20232 min read

SOLOMON Water wishes to advise valued customers there are new tariff rates effective 1 September 2023. The new tariffs represents an increase of 36 cents per kilolitre (tonne) of water…

Bina Harbour Project Participates in the Pacific Tuna Forum in PNG

Bina Harbour Project Participates in the Pacific Tuna Forum in PNG

Editor’s DeskSeptember 9, 20233 min read

THE Bina Harbour Project team have taken to the stage to deliver a session on the Bina Harbour Tuna Processing Plant investment opportunity at the annual Pacific Tuna Forum being…

Regulation Banning Single-Use Plastics Has Been Signed and Gazetted

Regulation Banning Single-Use Plastics Has Been Signed and Gazetted

Editor’s DeskSeptember 5, 20232 min read

A Regulation to ban the import, manufacture, distribution, sale and supply of single use plastics in the Solomon Islands has been signed by the Minister for Environment, Climate Change, Disaster…

Poor Bridge and Wharf Conditions Affect Residents in Small Malaita

Poor Bridge and Wharf Conditions Affect Residents in Small Malaita

Editor’s DeskAugust 30, 20233 min read

BY JOHN HOUANIHAU CONSTITUENTS in Small Malaita Constituency have raised concerns regarding the lack of improvement and deteriorating condition of key infrastructure within their constituency. This infrastructure includes roads, wharves,…

Australian High Commission Hosts Third Annual Climate Change Tok Stori

Australian High Commission Hosts Third Annual Climate Change Tok Stori

Editor’s DeskAugust 30, 20234 min read

ON 18 August 2023, the Australian High Commission hosted the third annual Climate Change Tok Stori with stakeholders from across government and non-government to discuss how Australia and Solomon Islands…

Significant Business Case Progress Milestone in Bina Harbour Development Project

Significant Business Case Progress Milestone in Bina Harbour Development Project

Editor’s DeskAugust 30, 20234 min read

THE Bina Harbour Tuna Processing Plant Project has achieved another significant milestone to progress its business case with a Project Focus Week being held in Honiara this week. The emphasis…

Dr Rogers Says Roadworks Completion by Mid-October

Dr Rogers Says Roadworks Completion by Mid-October

Editor’s DeskAugust 29, 20233 min read

BY JOHN HOUANIHAU MAJOR road infrastructure works under Phase two of the Kukum Highway project east of Honiara are due for completion a month before the XVII Pacific Games 2023…

Weekly Malaria Awareness in Honiara City

Weekly Malaria Awareness in Honiara City

Editor’s DeskAugust 29, 20232 min read

THE Ministry of Health and Medical Services, Malaria Division, through the Honiara City Council Malaria Division together with World Health Organization and Rotarian against Malaria provides “Weekly Malaria awareness and…

Mass Fabrication of Interlocking Blocks: Submission for Interested Contractors Open

Mass Fabrication of Interlocking Blocks: Submission for Interested Contractors Open

Editor’s DeskAugust 29, 20235 min read

AT the Ministry of Infrastructure Development (MID) yard in Honiara, the project staff produces a significant number of blocks daily. This endeavor is a part of the activities of the…