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The Solomon Islands National Statistics Office (SINSO) is a government department in the Ministry of Finance and Treasury.Guided under the Statistics Act 1970, the SINSO is enacted to compile and disseminate official statistics of the Solomon Islands.Mendaña then named the islands after King Solomon—Solomon Islands.
National teams in association football and the related futsal and beach soccer have proved among the most successful in Oceania. When Spanish explorer Álvaro de Mendaña de Neira visited the Solomon Islands in 1568, he found some gold at the mouth of what is now the Mataniko River.By a turn of an amused fate, he erroneously thought that this could be one of the locations in which King Solomon (the Israelite monarch) obtained gold for his temple in Jerusalem.We also have spaces for interested individuals to join our exciting internship programme.
It is situated on Ghizo Island approximately 380 kilometres (236 miles) west-northwest of the capital, Honiara, and is just southwest of the larger island of Kolombangara.
This event led to Ghizo island being declared as a property of the state, rather than the usual customary ownership prevalent in much of the rest of the Solomons.