The Solomon Islands dollar (ISO 4217 code: SBD) is the currency of Solomon Islands since 1977. Its symbol is "$", with "SI$" used to differentiate it from other currencies also using the dollar sign. It is subdivided into 100 cents.
The four-day public hearing at the International Court of Justice in The Hague ended on Thursday, as the 15-judge panel will deliberate whether Mauritius, a former British colony, should have sovereignty over the Chagos Islands in the Indian Ocean,...
Introducing a new sport to a country on the brink of collapse in an attempt to provide new hope to an entire generation is an ambitious project, but that's what happened in the Solomon Islands with futsal, and now it is the country's de facto national sport.
People from Papua New Guinea and north-east Australia carry small amounts of DNA of an unidentified, extinct human species, a new analysis shows, with researchers suggesting the DNA comes from a previously unknown extinct hominid.