United Arab Emirates Yearboook 2006

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Trident Press Ltd, 2006 - United Arab Emirates - 352 pages
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Page 1985 - on the one hand, the forces of national liberation, and on the other, the forces of anti-people military dictatorship which had joined efforts with external aggressive circles hostile to the people of Hindostan including the Pakistani people". "The Soviet Government, strictly adhering to the principle of noninterference in the internal affairs of others, repeatedly stated publicly and through diplomatic channels that the East Bengal problem should be settled peacefully, through negotiation between...
Page 246 - HDI focuses on three measurable dimensions of human development: living a long and healthy life, being educated and having a decent standard of living.
Page 1972 - Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces...
Page 1978 - Constitution also permitted each emirate to retain, or to take up, membership in the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and the Organisation of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries (OAPEC...
Page 325 - Annual Meetings of the Boards of Governors of the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund...
Page 168 - Environmental degradation includes temporary or permanent elimination of important nursery areas by land reclamation in coastal areas, and increased marine pollution by discharge of liquid and solid wastes into the marine environment.
Page 1972 - the Emirates shall exercise all powers not assigned to the Federation by this Constitution'. This was reaffirmed in Article 122, which stated that 'the Emirates shall have jurisdiction in all matters not assigned to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Federation, in accordance with the provision of the preceding two Articles'.
Page 92 - Forum) is composed of three pillars for 104 countries: the quality of the macroeconomic environment, the state of the country's public institutions, and, given the increasing importance of technology in the development process, a country's technological readiness...
Page 1979 - Part of that democracy was the unwritten but strong principle that the people should have free access to their sheikh, and that he should hold a frequent and open majlis, or council, in which his fellow tribesmen could voice their opinions. Such a direct democracy, which may be ideally suited to small...
Page 122 - Korea's overseas trade volume increased 30 per cent in the first half of the year compared to the same period in 1999, according to the Xinhua news agency in Pyongyang Monday [9th October].

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