Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare has congratulated Papua New Guinea on its new Chancery Building in Solomon Islands.
Prime Minister Sogavare says Papua New Guinea is a great nation that has played a leading role in the affairs of the Melanesian sub-region and the wider Pacific for many years.
He says he is convicted the rise of Papua New Guinea as a regional economic powerhouse will see the transformation of the livelihood of all Pacific peoples.
The Prime Minister says the opening of a fully-fledged mission inHoniara is a testament to the two countries growing the a friendship, which will achieve their common mission to ensure the future prosperity of their people.
Papua New Guinea has assisted the Solomon Islands in areas such as education and investment activities.
Papua New Guinea also assisted Solomon Islands to build the SolomonIslands Chancery Office in Port Moresby.