• EIF Funds SBD$140,000.00 Worth of Lab Equipment for NPHL

    EIF Funds SBD$140,000.00 Worth of Lab Equipment for NPHL

    The National Public Health laboratory (NPHL) has received SBD $140,000 worth of laboratory equipment and chemicals thanks to the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) project.
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  • Solomon Islands Accession onto the UK-Pacific interim Economic Partnership Agreement

    Solomon Islands Accession onto the UK-Pacific interim Economic Partnership Agreement

    Solomon Islands has entered into an Interim Economic Partnership Agreement by a number of Pacific Island Countries with the United Kingdom, which has come into effect on 1 January 2021.
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  • Labour Mobility Unit (LMU) Signs Agreement with the Pacific Labour Facility (PLF)

    Labour Mobility Unit (LMU) Signs Agreement with the Pacific Labour Facility (PLF)

    The Labour Mobility Unit (LMU) within the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Trade today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Pacific Labour Facility (PLF) on recruitment database.
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  • Sisilo Seaches Out To Kokonut Pacific Australia

    Sisilo Seaches Out To Kokonut Pacific Australia

    With the COVID-19 restrictions easing, Solomon Islands High Commissioner to Australia Mr. Robert Sisilo, is reaching out to small and medium enterprises investing in Solomon Islands. Kokonut Pacific Australia (KPA), based in Queanbeyan, New South Wales, in joint-venture with Kokonut Pacific Solomon Islands (KPSI) since 2004, was Mr. Sisilo’s first port of call last month.
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  • Stepping-up Aussie’s football engagement in SI

    Stepping-up Aussie’s football engagement in SI

    The “Pacific Step-Up” is one of Australia's foreign policy priorities highlighted in its 2017 Foreign Policy White Paper and 2016 Defence White Paper as of fundamental importance. This is to engage with Solomon Islands and other Pacific Island Countries at a new level, launching a new chapter in their relations. Hence the Pacific/Aus Sports Initiative.
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  • Girls applaud for their work to boost tourism in SI post-COVID

    Girls applaud for their work to boost tourism in SI post-COVID

    The Solomon Islands High Commission in Canberra had the unique opportunity to introduce two young women students from the Australia National University (ANU) to the world of diplomacy and politics. On 28 October, for a one day event, the Girls Leadership Network (TGLN) matches participants with High Commissions and Embassies in Canberra and give them the chance and opportunity to experience work at the Missions.
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  • “Our home is their home”; SI Caregivers in Australia

    “Our home is their home”; SI Caregivers in Australia

    Monica Wale, Alice Houtoro Tara, Melvina Saueha and Helen Tabe Poloso arrived in Brisbane on 7 March. They were on Solomon Islands Airlines’ last scheduled flight before it folded its wings to help stop COVID-19 at the country’s border. It was around the same time Australia’s federal and state governments closed their borders to control a worrying spread of COVID-19.
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  • Former RAMSI Officer Awarded with SI Police Medal

    Former RAMSI Officer Awarded with SI Police Medal

    On the 21st October, the Solomon Islands Consulate General in Brisbane, Australia, Mr Kereta Sanga, presented the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) International Law Enforcement Cooperation Medal (ILEC) to Mr Paul Johnstone, a former Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) officer who served in Solomon Islands in 2007.
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Activities

Missions

Foreign Affairs

18
Aug2020
Appointment of Republic of Korea and Malaysia Honorary Consuls to Solomon Islands

Appointment of Republic of Korea and Malaysia Hono...

On 14th August 2020, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and External Trade, Hon Jeremiah Manele,...

21
Dec2018
High Commissioner Soaki Presents his Credential as Permanent Representative to PIFS

High Commissioner Soaki Presents his Credential as...

His Excellency, Mr. William Soaki, the High Commissioner of Solomon Islands to the Republic of...

13
Dec2018
H.E William Soaki, Solomon Islands High Commissioner to Fiji Presents Credential to H.E Major-General (Retired) Jioji Konrote, President of Fiji

H.E William Soaki, Solomon Islands High Commission...

The Solomon Islands High Commissioner to the Republic of Fiji, His Excellency William Soaki, presented...

05
Oct2018
Argentina Ambassador Presents Credentials

Argentina Ambassador Presents Credentials

The Ambassador of the Republic of Argentina, H.E. Hugo Javier Gobbi has presented his letters...

23
May2018
Solomon Islands Health Minister present a case for Taiwan inclusion in the World Health Assembly Meeting

Solomon Islands Health Minister present a case for...

The Minister for Health and Medical Services of Solomon Islands, Honourable Tautai Agikimua Kaitu’u, made...

26
Jul2017

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Trade...

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Trade reaffirms its commitment on the establishment of...

06
Apr2017
“We Are Still Swimming Against The Tide But We Will Get There.” Ethel Sigimanu Tells a UN Panel Discussion on Status of Women.

“We Are Still Swimming Against The Tide But We Wil...

Here, in a side event of the sixty-first session of the Commission on the Status...

21
Oct2016

SI Repeat Call on Indonesia to Cooperate with UN H...

Solomon Islands this week has repeated its call on Indonesia to cooperate with the United...

External Trade

01
Jul2020
Condolence Message

Condolence Message

From: the Minister, Permanent Secretary and staff of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External...

31
Jan2019
Solomon Islands Refutes Erroneous PACER Plus Claims by PANG

Solomon Islands Refutes Erroneous PACER Plus Claim...

In a new publication, the Hon Milner Tozaka, Caretaker Minister of Foreign Affairs and External...

29
Oct2018
ACP/EU Ministerial and Bilateral Negotiations

ACP/EU Ministerial and Bilateral Negotiations

Last week (22nd-26th October) Minister for Foreign Affairs and External Trade, Honorable Milner Tozaka led...

17
Aug2017

Thirteenth Regular Session of the Scientific Commi...

The WPCFC Scientific Committee (SC) held its 13th regular session meeting from 9 - 17...

25
Apr2017
WTO Trade Policy Review Follow-Up Seminar, Organised by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Trade

WTO Trade Policy Review Follow-Up Seminar, Organis...

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Trade organised a 2 day seminar to review...

27
Mar2017

Minister Tozaka in New Zealand for RSE Ministerial...

The Minister of Foreign Affairs and External Trade, Hon. Milner Tozaka is currently in New...

22
Feb2017

Fighting illegal fishing: Commission lifts 'yellow...

On 22 February 2017, the European Commission lifted the yellow card it handed down to...

01
Nov2016

Warning on Bogus Recruiting Agents for Work in Aus...

The Labor Mobility Unit (LMU) within the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Tradeis stressing...