Business entities that were temporarily closed under the Emergency Powers (Covid-19) Regulations 2020 have been re-opened except for night clubs within the emergency zone.
The order to reopen business operations was made by Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare and was published in a gazette on Friday 8th May.
This means Kava bars and Pubs can now resume operations except night clubs.
The re-opening of these closed business entities was made following thorough assessment of the current covid-19 situation in the emergency zone (Honiara).
Solomon Islands is among a number of Pacific Island countries that are still covid-19 free.
However, the Government remains vigilant and continues to monitor the outbreak around the world to ensure that our fight against the virus is not stopped.