Taiwan releases second tranche of RSCD constituency funds

THE Government of the Republic of China on Taiwan has released the second tranche funding of the ROC Support Constituency Development (RSCD) for constituency projects worth twelve million three hundred thousand dollars to the Solomon Islands Government. Taiwanese Ambassador to Solomon Islands, Victor Te-Sun Yu handed over the disbursement instruments of the funds to the…

Mamaloni township expansion project set to roll

MAKIRA-ULAWA Provincial Township expansion project is set to commence following Prime Minister Hon Manasseh Sogavare’s presentation of a $2.9-Million cheque as final payment for 30.904 hectares of new land for the project implementation. The new area is situated between the Kirakira airport and current Provincial Township. When handing over the cheque, the Prime Minister also…

Fiu LOs taskforce present report to caucus

CHAIRMAN of Government Caucus, Hon Jackson Fiulaua was today (yesterday) presented with the Fiu Hydro Land and Resource Owners Taskforce Strategic Work Plan for 2015-2017. Hon Fiulaua who is also the MP for Central Kwara’ae, where the hydro project will be implemented, met with the Taskforce Chairman, Alfred Gegeo and three other members of the…

PM meets Fiu hydro landowners’ taskforce

PRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare yesterday has met the Fiu Hydro Land and Resource Owners Taskforce where he was presented with the group’s strategic work plan for 2015-2017. The Fiu Land and Resource Owners comprised of various landowning groups and tribes involved in the Fiu Hydro Power Project on Malaita. In December 2011, the twenty eight…