Category: Mining

Rennel Landowners calls on the government to halt mining operations

Admin- September 7, 2020

Rennel Landowner Jimmy Festus at the mine site The Rennel Landowners have called on the Bintang Mining Company (BMC) and the government to halt mining ... Read More

Government to ratify the Bunkers Convention

Admin- August 11, 2020

Minister for Environment and Climate Change, Dr. Culvic Togamana  The government has approved the ratification of the Bunkers Convention recently The Ministry of Foreign Affairs ... Read More

Renbell Provincial Government to cancel Rennel Mining operations

Admin- August 4, 2020

"Almost half of West Rennell land has been shipped out. Now we only left with Rocks. For now, I put a STOP to mining around ... Read More

Call for suspension of mining in West Rennel.

Admin- April 13, 2020

West Rennel mining |Photo supplied The people of Rennell urges the national and provincial governments to suspend logging and mining activities in west Rennell. Former ... Read More

Axiom failed to meet the Ministry’s conditions

Admin- December 6, 2019

Axiom group in San Jorge Island Axiom Mining Company Limited has failed to fulfilled terms and conditions set out by the Ministry of Mines, Energy ... Read More

Chinese mining firm on Gold Ridge, a concern

Admin- October 15, 2019

Gold Ridge Mine site Recent claim by the National Government of Solomon Islands that they are not responsible for what is happening at Gold Ridge, ... Read More


Admin- October 7, 2019

Axiom Mining Limited has began litigation at the High Court over the government's handling of its export permit application. Axiom General Manager, Dr. Phil Tagini ... Read More