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Category: Economy

Over SBD900 million in consolidated funds approved

Sharon Nanau- November 30, 2021

Parliament yesterday approved the authorisation of over $900 million  in consolidated funds following last week’s civil unrest.  Solomon Islands currency banknotes. CBSI Stock Photo When ... Read More

CBSI estimates $227 million minimum loss to the local economy due to the unrest on the 24th – 26th of November 2021

Jared Koli- November 27, 2021

The Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) has conducted an initial impact assessment overthe damage to the economy caused by the recent unrest and riots ... Read More

Seasonal Workers Remitted around SBD 72M into SI

Sharon Nanau- November 8, 2021

Locals working under the Australia Pacific Labour Scheme and Seasonal Workers Program have remitted or sent around 72 million Solomon dollars back into the country. ... Read More

THE GOLD RUSH: AN INVESTIGATION INTO ATTEMPTED GOLD SMUGGLING AND TAX EVASION IN SOLOMON ISLANDS

Jared Koli- September 10, 2021

AUD5.2  MILLION DOLLARS WORTH OF GOLD ILLEGAL DEAL Nearly 80 Kilograms of gold worth around AUD 5.2 million (SBD30 million) dollars has been exported out ... Read More

SBD$6.7m for 11kV Transmission Line Project to 141 homes in Central Guadalcanal

Jared Koli- September 8, 2021

Parties to the agreement with the signed documents The Ministry of Mines, Energy and Rural Electrification (MMERE) and Solomon Power today signed a SBD$6.7 million ... Read More

Japan provides SBD$29 million for Honiara Street Lights and Geology Laboratory

Jared Koli- August 25, 2021

The Government of Japan today signed an Exchange of Notes with the Government of Solomon Islands for a grant aid of SBD$29 million that will ... Read More

‘Cash flow problem is only temporary’ says McKinnie

Jared Koli- August 12, 2021

The current government's cash flow problem is only temporary, says Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Finance and Treasury McKinnie Dentana. Permanent Secretary for the ... Read More