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 Aruba Resource Page - arruba
Aruba is an island in the Caribbean Sea, just a short distance north of the Venezuelan Paraguanб Peninsula, and it forms a part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
Aruba seceded from the Netherlands Antilles on January 1, 1986, and became a separate, self-governing member of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
Aruba is a part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, but maintains full control over its own affairs except for issues dealing with national defence, citizenship, foreign affairs, and extradition.
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 Netherlands Antilles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Netherlands Antilles - The Netherlands Antilles (Dutch: Nederlandse Antillen), previously known as the Netherlands West Indies or Dutch Antilles/West Indies, are part of the Lesser Antilles and consist of two groups of islands in the Caribbean Sea that form an autonomous part of the Kingdom of...
Constitution of the Netherlands Antilles - The Constitution of the Netherlands Antilles (1954) is a codified document (constitution) describing the foundation of the government of the Netherlands Antilles - it is known as a staatsregeling, as is the Constitution of Aruba.
Music of Aruba and the Netherlands Antilles - Aruba and the five main islands of the Netherlands Antilles are part of the Lesser Antilles island chain.
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 Aruba at AllExperts
Aruba is a 32 km long island in the Caribbean Sea, 27 km north of the Paraguaná Peninsula, Falcón State, Venezuela, and it forms a part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
Politics of Aruba, a constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, takes place in a framework of a parliamentary representative democratic country, whereby the prime minister is the head of government, and of a pluriform multi-party system.
Legal jurisdiction lies with a Gerecht in Eerste Aanleg on Aruba, a Common Court of Justice of the Netherlands Antilles and Aruba (Gemeenschappelijk Hof van Justitie voor de Nederlandse Antillen en Aruba) and the Supreme Court of Justice of the Netherlands.
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 Netherlands Antilles Summary
The entire population of the Netherlands Antilles was estimated at 207,827 in mid-1999.
Under a 1954 statute, the Netherlands Antilles is a component of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, with autonomy in internal affairs.
The islands of the Netherlands Antilles and Aruba are heavily dependent on tourism, but because of their proximity to Venezuela, the economies of Curaçao and Bonaire also have components dedicated to the oil service industries.
www.bookrags.com /Netherlands_Antilles   (3596 words)

  
 Aruba - Article from FactBug.org - the fast Wikipedia mirror site
Aruba seceded from the Netherlands Antilles on January 1, 1986, and became a separate, autonomous member of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
Head of state is the ruling monarch of the Netherlands, who is represented in Aruba by a governor, appointed for a six-year term.
On the east are Curaçao and Bonaire, which form the southwest part of the Netherlands Antilles; the three islands are known collectively as the ABC islands.
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 Netherlands Antilles
The Netherlands Antilles is an autonomous part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
The Coast Guard of the Netherlands Antilles and Aruba became operative in 1995 to protect the Netherlands Antilles and Aruba and their territorial waters from drug trafficking.
OKSNA (Body for Cultural Cooperation Netherlands Antilles) is a nongovernmental advisory board that advises the minister of culture on the allocation of subsidies from the Dutch development aid program for cultural and scientific projects.
www.everyculture.com /Ma-Ni/Netherlands-Antilles.html   (3317 words)

  
 Aruba - Vacation and Travel Information
Aruba enjoys a dry and sunny climate which is kept pleasant and temperate year-round due to the cooling effects of the trade winds.
Aruba has one of the highest rates of repeat visitors anywhere in the Caribbean.
Those who prefer privacy can find a secluded stretch of beach or go exploring through the countryside on their own, while those who are more outgoing can take advantage of Aruba's vibrant nightlife, the casinos, the discotheques, the different theme parties, the music and folkloric festivals.
www.geographia.com /aruba   (416 words)

  
 Netherlands - Photos, Maps, Videos, Flags, Facts, More -- National Geographic
Located at the mouth of the Rhine River, the Netherlands is a gateway to northwestern Europe and participates in the European common currency, the euro.
The Netherlands was a major colonial power, but its largest colonies, Indonesia and Suriname, gained independence decades ago.
The islands of Aruba and the Netherlands Antilles still form part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
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 Dolmetsch Online - Music Dictionary Ts - Tz
the semi-abstract study of musical tuning and musical pitch from a mathematical viewpoint, often as a basis for the mathematical study of harmony.
Among the similarities of Turkish music to Greek music are monophonic and heterophonic texture, tetrachordal constructions, and microtonal tunings.
We have recorded music (on wax, shellac, vinyl, magnetic tape, CD, and digital media), but it is the invention of moving pictures, captured on photographic film or video, that has revolutionised our ability to study the actual movements of many dancers in the twentieth-century.
www.dolmetsch.com /defst5.htm   (5377 words)

  
 Netherlands - Kingdom of the Netherlands - Country Profile - Nederland - Holland - Pays-Bas
In 1815, the northern and southern Netherlands – today's Netherlands and Belgium – were combined to form the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
The Netherlands remained neutral in World War I but was invaded in World War II by Germany in May 1940 and occupied for five years.
Today the Netherlands is a modern, industrialized nation and the third largest exporter of food.
www.nationsonline.org /oneworld/netherlands.htm   (1031 words)

  
 Netherlands Antilles - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1954, the status of islands was promoted from that of a colonial territory to part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands as an associated state within a federacy.
The Netherlands Antilles are not part of the European Union.
After a long struggle, Aruba seceded from the Netherlands Antilles in 1986, to form its own state within the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Netherlands_Antilles   (1862 words)

  
 Aruba Facts - Aruba News Desk - Newsletter November 1 - 30, 2002
An area of Aruba is also called Calabas and Department of Agriculture, Husbandry and Fisheries (DLVVM), also known as Santa Rosa, believes that the name derives of their past abundance at that area.
Aruba has three to five varieties of Calabash, distinguishable by the size and form of the fruit.
On Aruba Calabash is well known for a popular medicinal drink made of the treated fruit pulp of the small round type.
www.visitaruba.com /facts/newsdesk/backissues/newsletter66.html   (5159 words)

  
 Category:Aruba - travel.asianfanatics.net
Aruba maintains full control over its own affairs except for issues dealing with national defence, citizenship, foreign affairs, and extradition.
As part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands; Aruba has its own laws, constitution, government, and currency.
Demographics of Aruba, Data of FAO, year 2005 ; Number of inhabitants in thousands.
travel.asianfanatics.net /info/Category:Aruba   (1081 words)

  
 Dolmetsch Online - Music Dictionary Mp - Mz
Music I, II, III and IV in 1957, Max Mathews, an acoustic researcher at Bell Telephone Laboratories in Murray Hill, New Jersey, wrote Music I and used it to generate the first examples of digital audio.
Aruba and the five main islands of the Netherlands Antilles are part of the Lesser Antilles island chain.
Their music is a mixture of native, African and European elements, and is closely connected with trends from neighboring islands like Martinique, Trinidad and Guadeloupe, as well as the mainland former Dutch possession of Suriname, which has exported kaseko music to great success on the islands.
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 Music 4 Games -- The Future of Rock n' Roll & Interactive Entertainment. Est. 1999.
Music 4 Games -- The Future of Rock n' Roll and Interactive Entertainment.
Original music composed, arranged and produced by Tom Salta.
Daniel Sadowski discusses his music for the physics-based 3D game.
music4games.net   (220 words)

  
 Netherlands
Cities in the Netherlands Information about most cities in the Netherlands
Your first stop for current news, general information and history of the Netherlands, on the Dutch community in Canada and the United States, and around the world.
In this way we hope to end up with a diverse time scale of the last decades of this century.
sweb.uky.edu /~wvang00/netherlands/Netherlands.html   (808 words)

  
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 Artists in Aruba - Free Music Downloads - MP3 Downloads - Download.com Music
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