Addressing Women’s Needs In Rural Areas Is Paramount

WOMEN play important roles in the rural economy as farmers, wage earners, and entrepreneurs. They also take responsibility for the well-being of the members of their families, including food provision and care for children...

Solomon Islands Women in Business Association Mini Trade Fair Market Opens Today

BY JOY OFASIA SOLOMON Islands Women in Business Association’s ‘Mini Trade Fair Market – ‘Kam Baek Event’ kicked off today at the Justice Grounds at Point Cruz in Honiara,  where women entrepreneurs are expected to...

Australia Praised For Supporting Growth of Women Entrepreneurs in Solomon Islands

BY JOY OFASIA THE Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Commerce, Immigration, Labour, and Industries, Riley Mesepitu has praised the Australian government's ongoing partnership with the Solomon Islands Government towards the development and growth of...
Annet Faith Upa

Single Mother Inspired By Sewing to Start a Tailoring Business.

BY ALADDIN EVO “INVESTMENT on yourself and time is the most important value I have learned.” These are the words of Annet Faith Upa, a passionate Solomon Islander, custom designer, and tailor, who had strived through...

Dolphine View Beach Facing the Brunt of COVID-19 Situation

BY JOY OFASIA THE COVID-19 pandemic has affected local businesses in the country and has forced employees to loose their jobs. Dolphins view beach is among these businesses who have been affected and is located at...

Saving Money through Rural Savings Club

BY MIKE TUA THOUSANDS of women in the rural areas throughout Solomon Islands are members of Savings Groups that provide essential services to help manage their daily lives. Earlier this week, Solomon Women’s News managed to...