Category: Immigration

Review into the Immigration Act 2012 begins

Fredrick Kusu- October 12, 2022

Immigration Act 2012 consultation review aims to strengthen the country's immigration laws and increase its economic activities.  Speaking at the Act’s consultation review at Heritage ... Read More

SIG to establish a stand-alone legislation on human trafficking

admin- July 23, 2020

Log pond in Solomon Islands|Photo supplied The Solomon Islands government is working on establishing a stand-alone Human Trafficking legislation to address issues surrounding child labor, ... Read More

Commerce Minister explains entry of 60 plus Bangladesh nationals

admin- November 5, 2018

Hon. William Bradford Marau, Minister for Commerce, Industry Labour and Immigration.Photo: Commerce The 60 plus Bangladesh nationals in the country came under Work Permit and ... Read More

Sharzy arrested for illegal entry in Western Province

admin- April 20, 2018

Samson Saeni known as 'Sharzy'. Photo: Solomon Star Solomon Islands music icon Sharzy was arrested yesterday in Gizo, Western Province for alleged illegal entry. Police ... Read More

US visa lottery for Solomon Islanders reopens tomorrow

admin- October 18, 2017

The United States issues 50,000 visas every year through the U.S. State Department's Diversity Immigrant Visa Program Solomon Islanders interested in immigrating to the United ... Read More

Human trafficking on sharp rise in the country

admin- August 21, 2017

The report stated that most victims were children and young females. Photo: Radio NZ                        ... Read More


admin- August 8, 2016

A Solomon Islands passport. Photo credit: SIBC. The dual citizenship bill will be taken to Parliament at its final sitting this year or first sitting ... Read More