The Solomon Islands is a Melanesian island state in the South Pacific Ocean. In 1976, the sovereign nation gained its independence from the Brits. The total population of the archipelago is 642,000 people on a land area of 28,896 sq km. Its largest city and capital is Honiara on Guadalcanal Island.
The Solomon Islands has legalized and licensed land-based casinos. All the casinos are situated in major tourist resorts in Honiara. Later, the country's authorities restricted the games to only two without welcoming any new casino. However, Solomon Islands legalized and licensed online gambling for players who want to play new casinos online on foreign platforms.