Solomon Islands Regional News - Solomon Star News


SSEC Central youth Ministry weekend Camp successful

The SSEC Central Youth Ministry also known as CY Ministry held its annual youth camp over the weekend from Friday 11th to Sunday 13th September 2020) at CBSI recreational area- Aruligo, North Wester Guadalcanal.  

Miners eye SI

MINING companies are tussling to get their hands on the lucrative mineral resources of the country despite oppositions indigenous landowners.

Gold Ridge Mining Limited donates to schools

The ownership of Gold Ridge Mining Limited (GRML) consists of Wanguo International Mining Group (70 percent), AXF Resources (20 percent) and Gold Ridge Landowners through the investment company Goldridge Communities Investment Ltd (GCIL) (10 percent). 

SI-China relation reaches one year

SOLOMON Islands and the People’s Republic of China (PRC) as of today celebrated a year of diplomatic relationship since the switch of ties from Taiwan in September of last year, 2019.

Youths have high chance in COVID recovery

Most young people that are infected with COVID 19 and are asymptomatic [do not show any symptoms or signs of illness] have a high chance of making full recovery without even being sick. Between 50%- 70% will remain asymptomatic or only have trivial symptoms such as sore throat and headache.


Allegations of unfair distribution of ESP benefits

Gov’t prioritizes national safety

Regardless of the onslaught of criticisms and bad press, the Government remains focused on its number one priority which is to keep the country and people safe from COVID 19.

Tina River Project appoints HR firm to train locals 

HONIARA, (SOL GOVT) - Local firm Pasifiki HR has been awarded the contract to deliver pre-employment, vocational and technical training programmes aimed at building local capacity under the Solomon Islands Community Benefit Sharing Programme (CBSP) for the Tina River Hydro Development Project.   

PM welcomes Chinese Ambassador to SI  

Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare has officially welcomed the People’s Republic of China’s (PRC) Ambassador to Solomon Islands, His Excellency Mr. Li Ming as he began his posting in Honiara today this week.

Illegal crossing from MOI to Tasman confirmed

Officers of the Royal Solomon Island Police Force (RSIPF) looking after the common border with Papua New Guinea border in the Malaita Outer Islands (MOI) have reported one male adult from Lord Howe travelled to Tasman Island in the PNG side of the common border illegally on Tuesday 8 September 2020.

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