Extractions: Nauru COUNTRY DESCRIPTION: Nauru, a small single-island nation in the South Pacific, is about 25 miles south of the equator. It is a constitutional republic with a parliamentary system of government. Its economy is based on the export of phosphates. Tourist facilities are available on a limited basis. Yaren, the capital, has an international airport. ENTRY/EXIT REQUIREMENTS: A passport, visa, onward/return ticket, and proof of hotel bookings (or sponsorship from a resident of Nauru) are required for tourists. Tourist visas are issued for a maximum of thirty days. Travelers transiting with valid ticket/onward destination do not require a visa, provided that the first connecting flight departs within three days of arrival in Nauru. Business visitors must have a visa and a local sponsor. Nauru collects a departure tax that must be paid in cash and in Australian dollars. For more information on entry/exit requirements, travelers may wish to contact the Nauru Consulate General in Melbourne, Australia at telephone (613) 9653-5709, fax (613) 9654-4738. CRIME INFORMATION: Nauru has a low crime rate. The loss or theft abroad of a U.S. passport should be reported immediately to the local police and the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate. U.S. citizens may refer to the Department of States pamphlet
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Nauru - Atlapedia Online LOCATION geography nauru is an island located in the west central Pacific Ocean.It is the smallest nation in Asia and is comprised of phosphate rock. http://www.atlapedia.com/online/countries/nauru.htm
Extractions: ESTIMATED 2000 POPULATION: Nauru is an island located in the west central Pacific Ocean. It is the smallest nation in Asia and is comprised of phosphate rock. It is an oval shaped island bound by a coral reef and encircled by a sandy beach which gently rises to form a fertile coastal belt. Along the coastal belt, coral cliffs rise to form a central plateau which covers more than 50% of the land area. A brackish lagoon known as Buada is situated at the southeastern end of the plateau. CLIMATE: Nauru has a tropical climate characterized by a dry season from March to October and a wet season from November to February with average humidity between 70 to 80% all year. Average annual precipitation is 1,472 mm (18 inches) with much of it occurring during the wet season when monsoons occur. Average temperature ranges are from 23 to 32 degrees Celsius (73 to 93 degrees Fahrenheit) all year. PEOPLE: The indigenous Nauruans are of mixed Micronesian, Melanesian and Polynesian descent. The Nauruans are the principal ethnic majority accounting for around 50% of the population while the remainder include 1,800 Tuvaluans and Kiribatians, 1,100 Chinese and 500 Europeans, mainly Australian and New Zealanders.
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World Travel Guide - Nauru - General Information Essential information for travellers.Category Regional Oceania nauru Travel and Tourism geography nauru, the worlds smallest republic, is an ovalshaped outcrop, situatedin the Central Pacific, west of Kiribati, surrounded by a reef which is http://www.travel-guide.com/data/nru/nru.asp
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Extractions: The Nauru Flag - The Nauru Flag - blue with a narrow, horizontal, yellow stripe across the center and a large white 12-pointed star below the stripe on the hoist side; the star indicates the country's location in relation to the Equator (the yellow stripe) and the 12 points symbolize the 12 original tribes of Nauru
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Extractions: Official name: Republic of Nauru Capital: no official capital; government offices in Yaren District Government type: republic Population: 12,088 (July 2001 est.) Languages: Nauruan (official, a distinct Pacific Island language), English widely understood, spoken, and used for most government and commercial purposes Official Currency: Australian dollar (AUD) Currency code: AUD Area: total: 21 sq km
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Extractions: Last week, three freshmen nations were admitted to the United Nations Nauru Kiribati , and Tonga membership of the U.N. up to 188. Did you know: Here's more interesting facts about the U.N's freshmen on the block. The Republic of Nauru: Full-Size Map Geography, Government, History Encyclopedia Information Quick Stats ... The Nauruan Language
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