Category: Environment

Pillaging people’s Tubi trees

Sibc News- March 15, 2021

Villagers fight to reclaim stolen  logs from Gov’t & Asian logger AT Korona logging base on San Jorge island in Solomon Islands’ Isabel province, the ... Read More

GOVERNMENT PURSUES COMPENSATION CLAIMS FOR OIL SPILLS AS CONVENTION CAME INTO FORCE

Sibc News- February 25, 2021

Solomon Trader ran aground in Kangava bay, Rennell Atoll The government is in a process of pursuing owners and insurers for compensation arising from pollution ... Read More

GRML refutes SIBC News article

Sibc News- February 19, 2021

Director of Mines Nicholas Biliki briefed by Deputy General Manager (Productions), Mr Bailin Tu at the heap leaching construction site|Photo by Benjamin Afuga The Gold ... Read More

Gold Ridge open pit mine turns into an underground mine

Sibc News- February 18, 2021

Gold Ridge open pit mine The Gold Ridge Mining operations has turned from an open pit mine to an underground mining. This came after last ... Read More

Graciosa Bay oil spill deliberately done, assessment reveled

Sibc News- February 16, 2021

MV Quebec anchored at Graciosa Bay The Solomon Islands Maritime Authority revealed they have concrete evidence that the oil spill in Graciosa Bay in Temotu ... Read More

Graciousa Bay oil spill potentially disastrous

Sibc News- February 5, 2021

MV Quebec anchored offshore the Graciousa Bay, Temotu Province A foreign bulk carrier MV QUEBEC arrived in the country late last month had spilled tons ... Read More

Leaking oil from a wrecked fishing vessel in Lata raises concern

Sibc News- February 4, 2021

MV Tremax at Lata wharf|Photo by Uriel Matanani Oil spillage from MV Tremax, an old tuna boat, that sank off Lata wharf in Temotu Province ... Read More