Mr. Clay Forau giving the opening remarks during the council meeting. Beside him is the Director of External Trade Mr. Barret Salato. Photo supplied
SOLOMON Islands will soon have its own trade policy framework which is expected to chart a way forward for the overall trade development in the country.
The document will be first ever for Solomon Islands says Minister for Foreign Affairs and External Trade Hon Clay Forau.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon. Clay Forau-file photo
OUR local export will soon have competitive advantages over other products from countries in the MSG block thanks to the MSG trade agreement.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External is currently dealing with various trade negotiations at bilateral, regional and multinational level to open up new markets for our exports to other MSG member countries to trade duty free says Hon Clay Forau.
Solomon Telekom has assisted the Ministry of Health and Medical Services with 56 new mobile phone handsets worth $16,000 to assist in the dengue campaign.
The handsets were handed over by staff of Our Telekom to the Health Promotion Unit yesterday.
Permanent Secretary Dr Lester Ross received the handsets on behalf of the Ministry.
The officials during the launchingSILENT World Solomon Islands shipping and logistics company has strengthened its partnership agreement with Matson Navigation Company by successfully launching a new trade and cargo shipping service route.
During the official launch occasion held at Break Water café on Tuesday this week, Silent World managing director Glenn Bennett said we’ve teamed up with Matson, and Silent World being their agent here in the Solomons will bring a more efficient and faster cargo shipping service.
After a challenging seventeen months of hard work, Late Jehiel Kwaimani’s dream has finally came to life with the opening and dedication of a lavishing two storey complex dedicated in his honor.
On Friday evening family members both close and extended, relatives, friends and colleagues of the late Jehiel Kwaimani, came to witness the unveiling of the Jehiel Kwaimani building located along the Kukum Highway.
The building which has already polished the areas name was said to have been Jehiel’s last wish before peacefully passing away last year.
In her address to the guests during the dedication ceremony, the late Kwaimani’s Spouse Mrs. Cyrene Kwaimani, hailed her late husband’s accomplishments in the country.
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