Definition: This entry includes three subfields. Total area is the sum of all land and water areas delimited by international boundaries and/or coastlines. Land area is the aggregate of all surfaces delimited by international boundaries and/or coastlines, excluding inland water bodies (lakes, reservoirs, rivers). Water area is the sum of the surfaces of all inland water bodies, such as lakes, reservoirs, or rivers, as delimited by international boundaries and/or coastlines.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Area map
Speech by Albania Country Manager on Business Climate and Investment Attractiveness
The World Bank - 5/24/2016 4:33:27 PM
Public service delivery improvements is another key area benefiting ... high income countries. Albania has a number of strengths it can leverage. Its assets include a well-educated and internet-savvy population, proximity to the world's largest economic ...
World leaders gather in Japan ahead of G7
Channel News Asia - 5/25/2016 1:04:41 PM
ISE-SHIMA: World leaders began gathering in Japan on Wednesday (May 25) ahead of a Group of Seven summit set to be dominated by the lacklustre global economy. The leaders were to make their way to Ise Shima, a mountainous and sparsely populated area 300 ...
World leaders line up in Japan on G7 Summit eve
The Tribune India - 5/25/2016 8:07:01 PM
Heads of state and government from Britain, France, Germany, Italy, Canada and host Japan were also making their way to Ise Shima, a mountainous and sparsely populated area 300 km southwest ... Britain’s David Cameron, whose country’s referendum ...
Rebel Group The Niger Delta Avengers Threatens One of World's Largest Oil Supplies
ABC News - 5/25/2016 2:52:03 PM
While Nigerian soldiers battle Boko Haram militants in the north, a new, radical group has emerged from the southern swamplands, threatening to wage war on one of the world's largest oil ... and its attacks have driven the country’s oil output to a ...
We Cannot Afford to Fail on the Continental Free Trade Area
AllAfrica - 5/25/2016 5:43:51 PM
Tariff protection within Africa averages about 8.7 percent but only 2.5 percent to the rest of the world ... area, prioritize forward and backward linkages spanning both agriculture and industry, and avoid the race to the bottom as African countries ...
David Cameron: China must abide by ruling on South China Sea
The Guardian - 5/25/2016 10:55:50 AM
No one in the world should find this reasonable.” Washington has voiced concern over Beijing’s growing assertiveness in the area. A recent Pentagon report ... Vietnam, and other countries in the region. “We are not taking a position on those claims ...
Groups say GOP convention protest area could foster clashes
Olean Times-Herald - 5/25/2016 5:26:33 AM
Organizers of both events expect to draw thousands of people from across the country. The groups, represented by the American Civil Liberties Union, say the city-designated route announced Wednesday is far from where they had hoped to hold rallies and ...
The Latest: Groups oppose GOP convention protest area
Traverse City Record-Eagle - 5/25/2016 5:43:51 PM
Organizers of both events expect to draw thousands of people from across the country. The groups say the city-designated ... to accommodate those wanting to protest outside the designated area. 12:30 p.m. Cleveland has designated a route for protest ...
Severini's World Class Soccer School, in its 27th year, offering local summer camps
Main Line Media News - 5/25/2016 6:23:49 AM
The remaining July camps will be held at the Haverford Reserve area. The last camp will be held Aug ... and development that have attracted players from all over the country and the world, have specialized in high level training for the middle school ...
BG area physician one of country’s ‘leading herbal medicine authorities’
The Reflector - 5/25/2016 12:11:35 AM
My studies in botany, quantum physics, chemistry and environmental sciences only deepened my belief that we are intricately connected to the world around us ... over that time she has emerged as one of the country’s leading authorities on herbal medicine.
Branson/Lakes Area welcomes dads with golf, special playing offers and off-course choices
World Golf - 5/25/2016 10:20:02 AM
Known as "Golf's Ozark Mountain Oasis," the Branson/Lakes Area golf destination is a place where players ... 417.334.4553 • LedgeStone Country Club at StoneBridge Village, www.ledgestonegolf.com, 417.335.8187 • Top of the Rock Golf Course, http ...
Found Objects From Around The World Showcased At Muji NYC
The Future of Retail - 5/25/2016 11:24:28 AM
The selection is meant to “honor the unique cultures and customs of countries around the world.” The original Found Muji concept store opened in the Aoyama shopping area in Tokyo, showcasing the unaltered, traditional housewares and decorative objects ...
Lakes Area gears up for Memorial Day events
DL Online Giving Information Life - 5/25/2016 2:30:35 PM
Every year on Memorial Day, tens of thousands of people gather in communities across the country to ... our auxiliaries, World War II vet Wayne McCoy and his classic Jeep, Detroit Lakes Morning Rotary, Classic Cars and Lakes Area Color Guard.”
World Better Forget About $100 Oil Coming Back, Norway Says
gCaptain - 5/24/2016 4:33:27 PM
Brent crude has surged more than 70 percent from a 12-year low earlier this year as a global glut shows signs of easing, bringing relief to oil companies and producing countries like Norway ... such as new licenses in a virgin area of the Arctic Barents ...
World War II vet dies on his 'final mission' in London
USA Today - 5/24/2016 11:21:29 PM
Until earlier this month, U.S. Army Air Corps veteran Melvin Rector had always regretted not having returned to the place where he served during World War II ... Fortress bombers decided to return to a country he last saw in 1945: England.