Stranslations.com is a translation agency providing global language translation services including Arabic, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.

Stranslations.com
   
   
 
 
 


Solomon Islands

Flag: Solomon Islands
Geography
 
Location:Group of islands in the South Pacific Ocean, east of Papua New Guinea
Area:Total: 28,450 sq km Land: 27,540 sq km Water: 910 sq km
Land boundaries:None
Map: Solomon Islands
Climate:Tropical monsoon with few extremes of temperature and weather
People
 
Population:566,842 (July 2007 est.)
Age structure:0-14 years: 40.7% (male 117,739/female 113,125) 15-64 years: 55.9% (male 160,310/female 156,773) 65 years and over: 3.3% (male 9,036/female 9,859) (2007 est.)
Ethnic groups:Melanesian 94.5%, Polynesian 3%, Micronesian 1.2%, other 1.1%, unspecified 0.2% (1999 census)
Religions:Church of Melanesia 32.8%, Roman Catholic 19%, South Seas Evangelical 17%, Seventh-Day Adventist 11.2%, United Church 10.3%, Christian Fellowship Church 2.4%, other Christian 4.4%, other 2.4%, unspecified 0.3%, none 0.2% (1999 census)
Languages:Melanesian pidgin is used in much of the country. English is official but only spoken by 1%-2% of the population. Some 120 indigenous languages
Government
 
Government type:Parliamentary democracy
Capital:Honiara
Independence:7 July 1978 (from UK)
Legal system:English common law, which is widely disregarded
Economy
 
GDP (purchasing power parity):$800 million (2002 est.)
GDP - per capita (PPP):$600 (2005 est.)
GDP - composition by sector:Agriculture: 42% industry: 11% services: 47% (2000 est.)
Industries:Fish (tuna), mining, timber
Currency (code):Solomon Islands dollar (SBD)




This article was compiled with the aid of the CIA World Fact book.



 
 
Translations the way you want them.
Stranslations is an EU-based agency providing language translation services for all European and major global languages including Arabic, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish.

Our comprehensive offering (ranging from machine translation to 5-star professional translation) gives clients complete control over cost and desired quality.

Our roster of happy clients includes some very prestigious companies. Yet no matter how big or small your job, we will give it and you the utmost attention. What we offer is the translation quality you desire coupled with prompt and professional service.

Need a translation done? Drop us a line. We’ll put your mind at ease.
Professional Service
When working with us you can be sure not only of working with top language professionals but also of receiving prompt and professional service from our project managers. If we can assist you in any way please do not hesitate to drop us a line or give us a call.

Indeed, if you have files to translate right now please send them over and one of our project managers will be in touch within a couple of business hours with a personalised quote.

Email: info@stranslations.com
   
4 reasons...
1) Fair pricing
Most large agencies are burdened by high overheads. To stay competitive, they use low-rate, inexperienced translators. Our proven, e-business model has a low cost base. So we can afford to hire the Porsche equivalent of a translator.

2) Quality control
All team members only work in their native language and boast certifiable expertise in their particular fields: financial, legal, marketing, etc.

3) Fast turnarounds
We meet every deadline. Simple as that.

4) Strict confidentiality
We regularly deal with highly confidential material such as unpublished annual reports of listed companies. So strict confidentiality is a part of every job we translate. For your added assurance, we will happily sign any non-disclosure / confidentiality agreement upon request. We are also happy to use PGP for all email transfers should you prefer.

Translation Agency. Language Translation. Translation Services. Document Translation. Stranslations offers language translation services and document translation for all major global languages including Arabic, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish. Some common language pairs: English to Spanish Translation. Spanish to English Translation. French to English Translation. German to English Translation.

The Legalese  -  Your privacy is important!