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
Cherokees donate $195,000 to area Boys & Girls clubs
Tulsa World - 5/26/2016 12:42:01 PM
TAHLEQUAH — The Cherokee Nation donated $195,000 to eight area Boys & Girls clubs Thursday ... Delaware County, $17,091.34; Green Country-Pryor, $7,752.01; Nowata, $12,347.85; and Sequoyah County, $28,239.47. We have used your information to see if ...
Bhutan Is World’s First Carbon Negative Country. Here’s How We Can Learn From Bhutan!
Daily Bhaskar - 5/27/2016 11:50:43 AM
Bhutan is the world’s happiest country. Bhutan is the home of Buddhist monks and the ... They have kept a rule to keep 60% forest area no matter what is the situation. Healthcare and education is free in Bhutan for both residents and visitors, even ...
Speech by Anabel Gonzalez at the Joint WTO/World Bank Trade and Poverty Forum
The World Bank - 5/26/2016 1:10:39 PM
Last year in this room, World Bank Group President Kim and WTO ... Doing more to deepen the poverty impact of trade reforms. In the first area, despite the remarkable progress in bringing developing countries into the global economy, trade costs for ...
The Latest: G-7 group meets with developing country leaders
US News and World Report - 5/27/2016 4:05:26 AM
Friday's meeting at the end of the G-7 summit included the leaders of some of Asia's poorest countries, such as Bangladesh ... development agencies such as the Asian Development Bank and World Bank. The president of Chad, Idriss Deby, was representing ...
World Famous Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction Comes To Northeast For First Time
Forbes - 5/26/2016 10:21:50 PM
I’ve been in Scottsdale when the nation’s biggest collector car auction is held annually, and it is to the city what Fashion Week is to Paris, a spectacle that fills hotels and draws car devotes from all over the world ... in the country’s most ...
Africa: Continental Free-Trade Negotiations to Conclude By 2017
AllAfrica - 5/26/2016 1:17:49 PM
President Zuma said Africa has partners in all the regions of the world - Asia ... Free Trade Area next year," he said. Africa should industrialise, beneficiate raw materials The President said, meanwhile, that African countries can no longer continue ...
Europe's Short-Term Visas Target the Wrong Countries
bloomberg.com - 5/26/2016 5:06:52 PM
In 2014, Schengen area countries issued 5.7 million visas to Russians ... The more they see of the free world, the more they are likely to want similar rules at home. Turks who can go freely to Europe and back may soon be unwilling to tolerate Erdogan's ...
Severini's World Class Soccer School, in its 27th year, offering local summer camps
Main Line Media News - 5/26/2016 1:24:58 PM
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 ...
Dealing with an ambiguous world: Can Singapore cope?
Today - 5/26/2016 9:31:44 PM
No MFA anywhere can now be the sole or even the main interlocutor of a country with the world. All domestic agencies now have ... South-east Asia was once an area of intense competition between the CCP and Kuomintang (KMT) for the allegiance of overseas ...
Could you endure the world’s longest nonstop flight? Find out who’s king of the long haul.
Washington Post - 5/26/2016 11:59:04 AM
The airline had sold its ultra-long-range A340-500 aircraft, and no other in its fleet was capable of connecting Singapore and the New York area on a nonstop basis. Today, two airlines share the distinction of the world ... seven countries in one trip?
National concert posthumously honors area WWII hero
The Mercury - 5/26/2016 9:46:03 PM
More than 70 years after he was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor, our nation’s highest military decoration, for bravery in combat during World War II ... have made the ultimate sacrifice for our country, according to a press release.
Is this the world’s most radical mayor?
The Guardian - 5/26/2016 6:15:28 AM
When Ada Colau was elected mayor of Barcelona, she became a figurehead of the new leftwing politics sweeping the country. The question she now faces ... It has become commonplace across the western world to talk of “new politics” in response to voter ...
The other greatest team in Bay Area history
ESPN - 5/26/2016 2:15:05 PM
(1:06) The Bay Area has rarely been the center of the basketball world ... He's back now, baptized by this historic regular season, captivated like so many others around the country and world. But Brown and his teammates can relate to these Warriors ...
Trump heads to shale country
United Press International - 5/26/2016 1:17:49 PM
During his tenure, Obama has embraced an "all-of-the-above" energy policy that saw the United States march closer to its first-ever commercial offshore wind farms while at the same time moving to become a top world oil producer. North Dakota is the No. 2 ...
Saving devils in a single disease-free area of country
Denver Post - 5/22/2016 8:07:35 AM
TASMAN PENINSULA, Australia — Drive over one narrow isthmus in Tasmania, and then another, and you'll reach the last place on Earth where wild Tasmanian devils live apart from a contagious cancer that threatens the fearsome marsupials' existence ...