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  List of islands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
List of islands of Antarctica and the Southern Ocean
List of islands of Indonesia, Islands of Indonesia
List of islands of the Republic of China (Taiwan)
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_islands   (141 words)

  
 Indonesia/Malaysia - Case Concerning Sovereignty over Pulau Ligitan and Pulau Sipadan - General List No. 102 [2002] ICJ ...
Malaysia moreover rejects the idea that the parties to the 1891 Convention intended to establish an “allocation perimeter”, that is to say a “theoretical line drawn in the high seas under a convention which enables sovereignty over the islands lying within the area in question to be apportioned between the parties”.
Malaysia, on the other hand, maintains that the object and purpose of the 1891 Convention, as shown by its preamble, were to “defin[e] the boundaries between the Netherlands possessions in the island of Borneo and the States in that island which are under British protection”.
Malaysia asserts, in respect of the original title, that “[i]n the eighteenth and throughout the nineteenth century until 1878, the coastal territory of north-east Borneo and its adjacent islands was a dependency of the Sultanate of Sulu”.
www.worldlii.org /int/cases/ICJ/2002/4.html   (17562 words)

  
 Malaysia
Peninsular Malaysia on the Malay Peninsula is bordered to the north by Thailand and to the south by Singapore;
East Malaysia, the northern part of the island of Borneo (also known as Kalimantan) is bordered to the south by Indonesia and borders the kingdom of Brunei on the east, south, and west.
The two distinct parts of Malaysia, separated from each other by the South China Sea, share a largely similar landscape in that both West- and East Malaysia feature coastal plains rising to often densely forested hills and mountains, the highest of which is Mount Kinabalu at 4,101 m on the island of Borneo.
www.askfactmaster.com /Malaysia   (2112 words)

  
 Malaysia
Travelers are required to carry their passports for travel from peninsular Malaysia to eastern Malaysia (on the island of Borneo) and between the provinces of Sabah and Sarawak, both of which are on Borneo.
Americans staying in Malaysia for extended periods, especially those who have known health problems, are advised to investigate private ambulance services in their area and to provide family and close contacts with the direct telephone number (s) of the service they prefer.
Malaysia’s customs authorities enforce strict regulations concerning temporary importation into or export from Malaysia of items such as firearms, narcotics, medication, business equipment, currency and books or other printed material, video, and audio recordings which might be considered obscene or in any way harmful to public interest and cultural property.
travel.state.gov /travel/cis_pa_tw/cis/cis_960.html   (2783 words)

  
 List of islands
If however one does count Australia among the islands it, not Greenland, would be the largest in the world (unless one also considered Antarctica an island).
Denmark has 405 named islands, of which 82 are inhabited.
Artificial Islands[?] -(islands created by humans, where once was sea)
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/is/Islands_of_the_world.html   (331 words)

  
 Malaysia
The Strait is the sinuous waterway around the islands between the Malay Peninsula and Indonesia.
The chiefs eventually undertook transshipment of spices from the eastern archipelago.
A harbor master, Shahbandar, was assigned to each of the four main trading regions: one for the west coast of India; one for the east coast of India; a third for all the East Indian islands from Sumatra over to the Philippines; and a fourth for China.
www.hawaii.edu /cseas/pubs/malaysia/malaysia.html   (4361 words)

  
 Meng's SCUBA Page - Diving in Malaysia
The heavily populated west coast of Peninsular Malaysia bounds the western edge of the Straits of Malacca, which is bound on the eastern edge by the Indonesian island of Sumatra.
The Islands of Pulau Langkawi and Pulau Pinang (better known as Penang) are too heavily populated and waters around these islands are pretty murky.
Peninsular Malaysia is slightly North of the Equator and has Thailand to the North and Singapore to the South.
www.arrakis-ttm.com /scuba.html   (1161 words)

  
 Vietnamese Claims to the Truong Sa Archipelago [Ed. Spratly Islands]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
For political administration, the island chain was incorporated into the territory of Taiwan, which was then a Japanese possession.[50] Both the ROC and the PRC have since pointed to this formalization of Taiwanese (and thus Chinese) sovereignty over the Truong Sa group to strengthen their claim to the islands.
The first recorded instance of this formal sovereignty was the placement of the island group under the administrative authority of the Binh Son district in the 1600's.
The date listed in "Notices" for the occupation of Truong Sa Island itself is 13 April 1930, three years before the rest of the archipelago.
www.hawaii.edu /cseas/pubs/explore/v3/todd.html   (6635 words)

  
 The Perhentian Islands - A Malaysia Travelogue
Drug distributors have plenty of willing mules to do their work for them, they don’t need to plant valuable merchandise on unsuspecting backpackers they might lose track of.
The Perhentians are in one of Malaysia’s most strongly Muslim states.
We were soon equipped with fins and masks and took off by boat around the islands.
www.ourreallybigadventure.com /southeastasia/malaysia/perhentians.html   (1053 words)

  
 CIA - The World Factbook -- Malaysia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Malaysia was formed in 1963 when the former British colonies of Singapore and the East Malaysian states of Sabah and Sarawak on the northern coast of Borneo joined the Federation.
Southeastern Asia, peninsula bordering Thailand and northern one-third of the island of Borneo, bordering Indonesia, Brunei, and the South China Sea, south of Vietnam
Malaysia, a middle-income country, transformed itself from 1971 through the late 1990's from a producer of raw materials into an emerging multi-sector economy.
www.cia.gov /cia/publications/factbook/print/my.html   (1310 words)

  
 Buy List of islands Books online - selected, recommended and reviewed   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Rhode Island Passenger Lists: Port of Providence, 1798-1808; 1820-1872, Port of Bristol and Warren, 1820-1871
HR contact list: HR Leads and Contacts from the State of Rhode Island
Rhode Island: A Bibliography of Its History (Bibliographies of New England History)
www.buybookonline.net /l/li/list_of_islands.html   (159 words)

  
 Dive Global Destination :: Malaysia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
In many places, people kill them for their meat; in Malaysia, it's the turtles' eggs that are the target, and egg harvesting from beach nest sites has reduced the turtles' population by 60% in just 50 years.
These Malaysian offshore islands boast schools of jacks, fusiliers, sweet lips, clown triggerfish, parrotfish and a wide variety of nudibranchs.
The island is composed of ancient reef limestone and sand with no rivers, so runoff has little effect on water clarity.
www.diveglobal.com /explore_destinations/destinations/SEasia/malaysia.asp   (1152 words)

  
 CNN.com - E-mailĀ appeals: Malaysia - Jan 11, 2005
She was either in Kuala Lumpur or on an island in Malaysia.
She moved to Malaysia four years ago and is the assistant principal at a school in Kuala Lumpur.
We know she is visiting her family in Malaysia for the holidays (she currently works in Calgary, Alberta) and just want to hear from her so we know she is safe.
edition.cnn.com /2004/WORLD/asiapcf/12/28/email.appeals.malaysia   (3278 words)

  
 InterAction.org | Disaster Response
A heavy transport plane (IL-76) and two Bell 407 helicopters have arrived on the Indonesian island of Sumatra and are airlifting relief workers and supplies throughout the area.
AFSC is mounting a full-scale response to this disaster: Grants from the AFSC Crisis Fund are being wired immediately to the Society for Health, Education and Environment for Peace (SHEEP) a local Indonesian organization and to the Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) for relief work that has already begun in Indonesia with staff on the ground.
CMMB is currently assessing the immediate needs of its established faith-based partners in Indonesia and Malaysia for medical volunteers, medicines and medical supplies, and small program grants.
www.interaction.org /sasia   (4095 words)

  
 List of islands of Malaysia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of islands of Malaysia.
This list is incomplete; you can help by expanding it.
This page was last modified 04:17, 16 September 2005.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_islands_of_Malaysia   (54 words)

  
 The U.S. Global Empire by Laurence M. Vance
According the U.S. Department of State’s list of "Independent States in the World," there are 192 countries in the world, all of which, except Bhutan, Cuba, Iran, and North Korea, have diplomatic relations with the United States.
To this list could be added regions like the Indian Ocean territory of Diego Garcia, Gibraltar, and the Atlantic Ocean island of St. Helena, all still controlled by Great Britain, but not considered sovereign countries.
Possessions of the United States like Guam, Johnston Atoll, Puerto Rico, the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, and the Virgin Islands are likewise home to U.S. troops.
www.lewrockwell.com /vance/vance8.html   (702 words)

  
 Malaysia - Amnesty International
After two court rulings declared the detention of several individuals under the ISA to be unlawful, the government proposed amendments further restricting judicial review.
Thirty-seven people were arrested under the ISA during 2002 for alleged links with the Kumpulan Mujahidin Malaysia (KMM) or Jemaah Islamiah (JI), bringing the total detained to at least 71.
Members of the opposition Democratic Action Party (DAP) were arrested on several occasions between June and August under the Sedition Act for distributing leaflets critical of the Prime Minister’s statement that Malaysia was an Islamic state.
web.amnesty.org /report2003/Mys-summary-eng   (1341 words)

  
 Moving to Malaysia ~ Living in Malaysia ~ Real Estate in Malaysia
The Perhentian are a cluster of islands off the East coast of the Malaysian Peninsula and are only accessible by a one hour boat trip from the main land.
There are two main islands, known as Besar and Kecil or more simply big and small island.
Unlike more famous Asian beaches, the Perhentian islands are remarkably undeveloped and no high rise hotels, loud bars or concrete disturbs the natural landscape.
www.escapeartist.com /Malaysia/Malaysia.html   (1047 words)

  
 Mathematics Departments
Note that in some countries what are known as institutes or centers may correspond to US mathematics departments, so if you do not find what you want it may be useful to look at the lists of Institutes and Centers or
Click on a country name to go to the national list of universities, departments and organizations.
The earliest lists of this type were developed by David Sibley at Penn State University.
www.ams.org /mathweb/mi-depts.html   (127 words)

  
 Learn more about List of islands in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Learn more about List of islands in the online encyclopedia.
You are here: Online Encyclopedia > List of islands
Hint: Play with putting spaces before and after your words to see the different results you get.
www.onlineencyclopedia.org /l/li/list_of_islands.html   (158 words)

  
 List of islands - Internet-Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Find list of islands and more at Lycos Search.
Read about list of islands in the free online encyclopedia and dictionary.
Find list of islands at one of the best sites the Internet has to offer!
www.internet-encyclopedia.com /ie/l/li/list_of_islands.html   (227 words)

  
 Small Island Developing States Network: List of Islands
Population: 13,008 (July 2004 estimate) a/ ; Terrain: flat and low-lying island of coral and limestone; Coastline: 61 km
Population: 78,252 (July 2004 estimate) a/ ; Terrain: southern islands are limestone with level terraces and fringing coral reefs; northern islands are volcanic; Coastline: 1,482 km
NOTE: Population figures were obtained from the World Statistics Pocketbook, Small Island Developing States, UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (containing data available as of 31 March, 2003).
www.sidsnet.org /sids_list.html   (802 words)

  
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January 2005 Edition Current Entities Total: 335 The ARRL DXCC List is also available from our Publication Sales Department for $5 US; $7 foreign.
In addition to the List, the paper copy includes: the DXCC rules, DXCC Award Application, ARRL DXCC Card Checkers, Incoming and Outgoing QSL Bureau information and more.
ITU CQ (2) Blenheim Reef AF 41 39 (3) Geyser Reef AF 53 39 (4) Abu Ail Is. AS 39 21 1M(1),(5) Minerva Reef OC 62 32 4W(6) Yemen Arab Rep. AS 39 21 7J1(7) Okino Tori-shima AS 45 27 8Z4(8) Saudi Arabia/Iraq AS 39 21 Neut.
www.arrl.org /awards/dxcc/dxcclist.txt   (1976 words)

  
 Table of contents Pleadings - Indonesia v. Malaysia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The Core of Malaysia's Case and the Scheme of the Present Memorial
The Continuous Peaceful Possession and Administration of the Islands by Malaysia and its Predecessors in Title
Malaysia's Assertions of Possession and Administration of the Islands Post-1891 Do Not Confirm any Malaysian Title
www.icj-cij.org /icjwww/idocket/iinma/iinmapleadings/iinma_ipleadings_toc.htm   (461 words)

  
 The Command Post - Global Recon - Earthquake: How to Help [Updated 1/1/05]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Network for good has a good list, broken down by what each agency is doing.
Meanwhile, please feel free to use the list below as a starting point to identify the kind of organizations that are worthy of support.
The workers are all there on a volunteer basis and do volunteer work year-round, providing houses for destitute widows, taking care of orphan children, and providing medical care (through their hospital and outreaches) and education to those in desperate need.
www.command-post.org /nk/2_archives/018256.html   (7038 words)

  
 Islands For Sale in Malaysia - Available Properties - Viviun the Leader in International Property Listings
Islands For Sale in Malaysia - Available Properties - Viviun the Leader in International Property Listings
also click on the listings on this page to contact the sellers of these properties directly.
Paradise Borneo Island - 17.18 Acres - Paradise Island is Strategic for tourism investment and holiday home.
www.viviun.com /Real_Estate/Malaysia/Islands   (95 words)

  
 Wi-FiHotSpotList.com, a directory of public hot spots for finding Wi-Fi wireless Internet access network nodes
Thousands of Wi-Fi HotSpot locations are listed and new sites are added daily.
If you find a Wi-Fi HotSpot has been listed in error, please report it to the list administrator.
Web-based QuickBase makes it easy to organize and share business information--client lists, sales numbers, document drafts, and data of any kind.
www.wi-fihotspotlist.com   (321 words)

  
 Mailing List - Contact form
(list as many names as you want and divide each name with a comma)
Please type any comment or wish list here...
Please double check your contact details before you submit this message.
www.e-italybusiness.com /fascino/registrazioni/forms/mailinglist_contactform.htm   (88 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | World | Asia-Pacific | Asian disaster: How to help
Another Islamic charity, Muslim Hands - www.muslimhands.org - is collecting money and sending volunteers to help in Indonesia and Malaysia.
Oxfam - www.oxfam.org.uk - is active in Indonesia, the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Sri Lanka and India.
Their relief operations include distributing food packs and hygiene kits and setting up water and sanitation facilities.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/world/asia-pacific/4131881.stm   (1012 words)

  
 Falkland Islands encyclopedia : Cultural Information , Maps, Falkland Islands politics and officials, Falkland Islands ...
The colony was turned over to Spain two years later and the islands have since been the subject of a territorial dispute, first between Britain and Spain, then between Britain and Argentina.
The UK asserted its claim to the islands by establishing a naval garrison there in 1833.
Argentina invaded the islands on 2 April 1982.
www.falklandislandsiworld.com   (381 words)

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