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The capital of the Solomon Islands, on the northwest coast of Guadalcanal.


(Placename) the capital of the Solomon Islands, on NW Guadalcanal Island. Pop: 61 000 (2005 est)


(ˌhoʊ niˈɑr ə)

the capital of the Solomon Islands, on N Guadalcanal. 26,000.
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Noun1.Honiara - national capital of Solomon Islands
Solomon Islands - the southern Solomon Islands that since 1978 form an independent state in the British Commonwealth
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The islands ooze with war stories and mementos, beginning with Honiara International Airport, still called by its wartime name, Henderson Field, whose possession precipitated the bitterly fought Guadalcanal campaign and the deaths of more than 30,000 soldiers.
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During the first week of April 2014, a tropical depression caused extensive flooding in the city of Honiara (population 64,609, 2009 census) and the surrounding province of Guadalcanal (population 158,222).
The Communique was signed between the two countries on February 19, 2016, in Honiara, said a Foreign Office statement on Monday.
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The quake struck 98 kilometres (60 miles) southeast of the capital Honiara in the early hours of Friday (around 1600 GMT Thursday) at a depth of approximately 23 kilometres (14 miles), USGS said.
Through the Solomon Telekom National networking, POB plans to roll out its ATM, mobile and internet banking, as well as debit cards and point of sales services, initially in Honiara and throughout the country later.
The earthquake hit 154 km southwest of Dadali and 170 km west of the capital Honiara at a depth of 20 km, according to the U.
Geophysical institute fixed its center at ten kilometers in depth and about 450 kilometers south east of the capital Honiara.