Business members of the Solomon Islands Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SICCI) in Honiara are speaking out about the continuous detrimental effects of the city's poor road conditions on the local economy.

"As a city that relies heavily on commerce and is a center for all domestic and international trade, Honiara's road conditions are vital to business operations and success," said Natalina Hong, CEO of the Chamber of Commerce. "But the current state of our roads is unacceptable and is causing major issues for both residents and businesses."

With the start of the new year, the Solomon Islands Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SICCI) has resumed operations for 2023 as it continues to strive to achieve its vision for a vibrant private sector, leading to better lives for our people.

SICCI acknowledges that the support of if members of the business community remain crucial to the work the Chamber does in representing the private sector in Solomon Islands.