22 May 2007

Solomons economy grows 6 percent

8:35 am on 22 May 2007

The economy in Solomon Islands has improved by six percent according to the Asian Development Bank.

The Deputy Acting Prime Minister and Finance Minister, Gordon Lilo Darcy, says the bank's report has shown positive readings about the country's economy.

He told the SIBC that the 6 percent growth was for the first five months of 2007.