Category Business

Gov’t commits to fund CEMA’s 3 phases revitalisation strategy

Approximately SBD$77m will be channelled through the Ministry of Commerce Industry Labour and Immigration, Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock and Ministry of Infrastructure Development for the implementation of the seven year, 3-phase revitalisation strategy of the Commodities Export Marketing Authority…

SICCI’s EIDO reaches out to Cocoa and Copra producers in Makira

The Solomon Islands Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SICCI) through its Export Industry Development Department has encouraged rural cocoa and copra farmers in Makira/Ulawa Province to consider venturing into commercial enterprises that has the potential to improve the standard of…

MAL assist poultry farmers

A total of 20 poultry farmers has been supported by the Livestock Department of the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock (MAL) to boost their farm productivity. Funded under the Covid-19 livelihood Sector preparedness and response programme, through its Livestock Department,…

ESP UPDATE: Gov’t injects additional $150k into Coconut industry

The Government has yesterday signed another agreement with Kokonut Pacific for an injection of a total of SBD150 000 under the Economic Stimulus Package initiative. Speaking following the signing ceremony, Managing Director of kokonut pacific, Mr. Bob Pollard expressed his…