“Australia’s High Commissioner to Solomon Islands, Dr. Lachlan Strahan made an official call on Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare yesterday.
“The two leaders openly deliberated on issues of common interest to the two countries while touching on areas that the two countries will collaborate on for the welfare of Solomon Islanders.
“Prime Minister Sogavare has acknowledged Australia as Solomon Islands current single largest development partner that continues to contribute to the country’s economy and development through many government sectors as well as through co-financing of major projects.
“In his remarks, Dr. Strahan has expressed admiration for the Solomon Islands Government’s efforts to keep the country covid-19 free and further assured Prime Minister Sogavare that Australia will continue to stand with Solomon Islands regardless of any situation.”
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