Solomon Islands

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Synonyms for Solomon Islands

the southern Solomon Islands that since 1978 form an independent state in the British Commonwealth

the northernmost islands are part of Papua New Guinea

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While in the capital, Honiara, Jacobs also held talks with the Deputy Prime Minister of the Government of Solomon Islands, Manasseh Sogavare.
Tsai made the remarks while receiving Ajilon Jasper Nasiu, speaker of the National Parliament of the Solomon Islands, at the Office of the President in Taipei City.
SES announced that Our Telekom, the operator in the Solomon Islands and Oceania region, is upgrading fibre-like high throughput capacity again on the O3b Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) satellite fleet to roll out a suite of 4G/LTE services for consumers and businesses this year, in response to rapidly rising data consumption by subscribers.
The Solomon Islands are especially vulnerable to earthquakes and tsunamis because they are low-lying islands near a number of seismically active plates, according to the (http://www.
The Central Bank of Solomon Islands has granted an interim license to the bank.
Ten houses from one island were washed away at sea between 2011 and 2014, according to the study, which asserts that the rising sea levels affecting the Solomon Islands are caused by the warming of the planet.
The Solomon Islands, a nation made up of hundreds of islands and with a population of about 640,000, lies about 1,000 miles northeast of Australia.
An overview of the insurance regulatory framework in The Solomon Islands
Peiris, the High Commissioner of Sri Lanka in Australia Admiral Thisara Samarasinghe, who is also concurrently accredited to the Solomon Islands visited the Solomon Islands on 22nd May 2014 and called on Gordon Darcy Lilo, Prime Minister of Solomon Islands and handed over a letter from President Rajapaksa, and also handed over a bank draft of USD 50,000/- to Connelly Sandakabatu, Minister for Development Planning and Aid Coordination.
The Solomon islands suffered severe flash floods just over a week ago in which at least 16 people died.
It provides historical values for the Solomon Islands reinsurance market for the report's 2008-2012 review period and forecast figures for the 2012-2017 forecast period
The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said a tsunami of about a meter (3 feet) was measured in Lata wharf, in the Solomon Islands.
In 2011, the first bachelor of nursing (BN) course was launched at the Solomon Islands College of Higher Education (SICHE).
Summary: Crowds in the Solomon Islands lined the streets as the Royal couple rode an open-top vehicle made to resemble a traditional canoe.
11 September 2012 - Australian metals miner SolGold plc (LON:SOLG) said on Tuesday it had invited offers from potential buyers for its Guadalcanal joint venture (GJV) together with its partner NVL Solomon Islands Limited, a unit of US gold producer Newmont Mining Corp (NYSE:NEM).
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