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SIWIBA acknowledges sea shell training

Many craft-based small businesses begin with a lot of raw materials and creativity like seashell crafting.

MSG and PSAAG on UNPoA and arms trade treaty

The Chair of the 2nd Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) Regional Workshop on UNPoA and Arms Trade Treaty (ATT), Mr Edmond Heau of the Department of Commerce, Solomon Islands welcomed members of the MSG, PSAAG and Civil Society Organisations to the Workshop held at the MSG Secretariat in Port Vila from 1 -2 September 2015.

Fiji foreign debt drops

Suva (Fiji Times) - FIJI'S foreign debt stood at $2.96billion at the end of December 31, 2014.

Women supports state move

Women participants have called for the making of State governments as soon as the Federal system comes into effect.

SIPA imposes new tariff

THE Solomon Island Ports Authority (SIPA) has implemented its new gazetted ports tariff as of 1st of September.

Tourism forum set

MINISTRY for Culture and Tourism (MCT) together with the Solomon Island Visitors Bureau (SIVB) will host a National Tourism Forum (NTF) in Honiara on September 25.

SIWIBA briefs Kalu about its work

The Solomon Islands Women in Business Association (SIWIBA) had a brief meeting with the Solomon Islands Ambassador to the Republic of Indonesia, His Excellency Salana Kalu in Honiara.

Financial, business trainings for market vendor

United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the Bank of South Pacific (BSP) have signed a pro-bono agreement to kick-start a series of ‘Continuing Marketing Business Education’ trainings.

Progress on two Pacific island trade pacts

PORT MORESBY, (AAP) - Pacific island countries are hopeful of wrapping up a trade pact with the European Union by year's end and one with Australia and New Zealand mid-next year.

Taro airport reviewed for Dash 8

MINISTRY of Communication and Aviation (MCA) through the office of the Civil Aviation Authority of Solomon Islands (CAASI) has completed a review survey of Taro airport in Choiseul Province.