News - Solomon Islands
8 Apr 2014
Authorities in Solomon Islands say 23 people have died and 9,000 are homeless following disastrous flash floods, landslides and strong winds. The Solomon's National Disaster Council says the...
1 Apr 2014
Close to a hundred school leaders in Honiara have undertaken a pilot project on educational leadership study program which focused on professional development. This was the first time for such a...
27 Mar 2014
SYDNEY, Australia -- A new business model has been introduced in Solomon Islands, specifically designed to take account of Melanesian culture. The 'community company' will make it easier to...
19 Mar 2014
The Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) is hosting the first ever forum on mobile and branchless banking in the Solomon Islands to gauge the current trend of these new forms of banking...
14 Mar 2014
The Solomon Islands National Council of Women says more women in power following the election will lead to better anti-poverty policies being put in place there. A World Bank report has found...
11 Mar 2014
HONIARA, Solomon Islands -- The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors Friday approved a new project to help rural communities in Solomon Islands to mitigate and manage the risks of natural...
24 Feb 2014
The International Finance Corporation, or IFC, says one of the focuses of its expansion in Solomon Islands will be helping small businesses grow. The IFC, which is the commercial arm of the...