Praising the Solomon Islands tourism industry for its efforts in 2017, the Prime Minister of the Solomon Islands, the Hon, Rick Hounipwela MP has told delegates attending a key tourism forum in Honiara that 2018 will be the year to push new boundaries and to challenge the status quo.
Pictured, Solomon Islands Visitors Bureau marketing officer, Helen Aumae (third from right) and her Solomon Islands netball team squad members proudly wearing their SIVB sponsored uniforms at this week’s Mini Pacific Games in Port Vila, Vanuatu.
Solomon Islands has hit the record high with a total of 13,639 international arrivals comprising of returning residents, intending residents and visitors into the country in the third quarter of this year (2017).
The Solomon Islands Visitors Bureau in partnership with Solomon Airlines and Rotary has stepped up to help enable a specialist Fijian medical team to visit the Hapi Isles in order to train local medicos in the fight to prevent rheumatic heart disease.
Making a strong impression on key US-based travel media and creating further strong inroads into this key visitor source market, the Solomon Islands Visitors Bureau led by CEO, Josefa ‘Jo’ Tuamoto has hosted its first-ever media event in San Francisco.