Category: Fisheries

PM Sogavare told PIF-US Summit that IUU fishing is a global scourge undermining efforts to sustainable Management of Pacific Fisheries

Fredrick Kusu- September 30, 2022

Prime Minister, Hon. Manasseh Sogavare has had a very productive engagement at the Pacific Islands Forum-US Summit underway in Washington DC.  Day one began with ... Read More

Beche-de-mer Open Season closes

Fredrick Kusu- August 31, 2022

The Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources (MFMR) wishes to inform the public that the opening season of beche-de-mer fishery ends today (1 September 2022). ... Read More

MFMR discuss key fisheries issues at Annual Heads of Fisheries Meeting

Jared Koli- June 26, 2022

The Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources (MFMR) discussed Solomon Islands' key fisheries issues at the 14th Pacific Community (SPC) Heads of Fisheries Meeting in ... Read More

MFMR briefs hosts of Bina Harbour Tuna Processing Plant Project on harbour access needs

Jared Koli- June 15, 2022

Officials of the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources (MFMR) met with over 90 representatives of communities from the Langalanga lagoon area- who hold customary ... Read More

Fisheries Ministry Bolsters Commitment to Sustainable Development of Tuna Fisheries

Fredrick Kusu- May 3, 2022

As Solomon Islands joins the world to celebrate World Tuna Day on May 2, the Government through the Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources (MFMR) ... Read More

MFMR will strictly monitor the harvesting of Endangered Beche-de-mer Species

Jared Koli- September 2, 2021

Black Teat (L) and White teat (R) The Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources (MFMR) have warned the general population of the Solomon Islands of ... Read More

NZD $14-million climate change funding support to benefits Pacific Islands

Jared Koli- August 12, 2021

The Pacific Countries will be benefiting from a 14-million New Zealand dollars climate change funding support from the New Zealand government.  New Zealand Minister for ... Read More