SIG AND WORLD BANK CONCLUDES NEGOTIATIONS ON IEDCR PROJECT

THE Government has concluded negotiations on the proposed Integrated Economic Development and Community Resilient (IEDCR) Project with the World Bank Thursday last week. A statement from Government Communications Unit yesterday said negotiations were made through the government’s three key ministries which include the Ministry of Finance and Treasury, the Ministry of Provincial Government and Institutional…

PM accepted SITCO’s invitation

Prime Minister Honorable Manasseh Sogavare has accepted an invitation to visit the Solomon Islands Tobacco Company.  Details of the visit are being finalized.   SITCO General Manager Kazi Mushfiqur Rahman invited Prime Minister Sogavare during a courtesy visit on April 6th.    The Prime Minister will visit SITCO’s premises to witness the company’s rebuilt factory now running…

Solomon Finance Ltd is not NPF 

MEMBERS of the public who are seeking the services of Solomon Finance Ltd (SFL) should go to its office at the Anthony Saru Building and not the Solomon Islands National Provident Fund (SINPF) office.  SFL issued this statement today to notify SINPF members who are enquiring about loans from SFL through SINPF.  “Please take note…

GOVT WILL UNVEIL MACROECONOMIC PLAN

After taking a number of economic steps to keep the economy afloat during this COVID- 19 situation, the National Government has come up with a Fiscal and Macroeconomic Response Plan. Details of the plan will be presented by the Minister of Finance and Treasury, honorable Harry Kuma, when he will introduce the 2022 Appropriation Bill…

PM wants GPPOL to expand operations

 PRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare is encouraging Guadalcanal Palm Oil Limited (GPPOL) to expand its current operations on Guadalcanal Province to provide more employment opportunities.  Mr Sogavare made this statement when welcoming senior executive members of GPPOL who made a courtesy call to the Prime Minister, Thursday.  The GPPOL executive was led by General Manager Noor…

SW seeks fund to implement plan

ONE of the country’s State Owned Enterprises (SOE)-the Solomon Water (SW) is scouting for a possible fund to implement its plan to build new water supply infrastructure and rehabilitating some. Chief Operation Officer (COO) for Solomon Water Scraven Tongi said they have done the detailed engineer design for the water infrastructure and rehabilitation for the…