SI Businessman Hosts Dinner for PM

PM Sogavare listening to a statement by David Iro.

PRIME Minister Hon. Manasseh Sogavare and his delegation were treated to a reception dinner hosted by Solomon Islander and Nadi-based businessman David Iro in Nadi.

David Iro, owner of Willie’s Electronics in Honiara and Solomon Transit in Fiji expressed his appreciation and gratitude to the Prime Minister for accepting the invitation to attend the dinner.

Mr. Iro took the opportunity to express the challenges faced as an investor in the accommodation business trying to provide accommodation to Solomon Islanders living and studying in Fiji.

He also acknowledged the support from the Solomon Islands High Commission in Suva.

The Prime Minister in response acknowledged the statements made by Mr. Iro and stated the government’s commitment to supporting Solomon Islands investors.

Hon. Sogavare also encouraged Solomon Islanders to invest in other countries especially under frameworks such as the Melanesian Spearhead Group.

He also conveyed his gratitude for the invitation by Iro.

Hon. Sogavare and his delegation have arrived in Honiara.