Oceania

Vanuatu 2012

Vanuatu Population 1960 - 2021

Yearbook 2012 Vanuatu. In May, Vanuatu abruptly stopped a multi-year collaboration with Australia on a police project, forcing Australian police to leave the country. The collaborative project had been ongoing since 2006 and ended after a diplomatic quarrel with Australia….
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Samoa 2012

Samoa Population 1960 - 2021

Yearbook 2012 Samoa. The European Commission proposed during the year that Samoa and 15 other island nations in the Pacific and the Caribbean, for example, should be granted visa-free access to EU member states. The European Parliament must approve the…
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Palau 2012

Palau Population 1960 - 2021

Yearbook 2012 Palau. Tourism in Palau increased by 20% in January 2012 compared to the same period the year before. Most visitors came from China, Japan and South Korea. Senator and former President Tommy Remengesau won the presidential election held…
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Nauru 2012

Nauru Population 1960 - 2021

Yearbook 2012 Nauru. In February, Nauru became the first Pacific nation to be authorized by the International Seabed Authority to prospect for seabed metals. The license was granted to a Nauru company, which at the end of the year would…
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