1 edition of Gabon, official standard names approved by the U.S. Board on Geographic Names. found in the catalog.
Gabon, official standard names approved by the U.S. Board on Geographic Names.
Distributed to depository libraries in microfiche.
|Series||Gazetteer, Gazetteer (United States Board on Geographic Names)|
|Contributions||United States Board on Geographic Names., United States. Defense Mapping Agency.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iv, 113 p. :|
|Number of Pages||113|
Gabon and São Tomé and Príncipe both strive to uphold their constitutions and the international treaties and conventions they have signed. Mission Goal 4: Protect U.S. Lives and Serve the Interests of U.S. citizens in Gabon and São Tomé and Príncipe. Description and Linkages: Protecting the lives and interests of U.S. citizens is a core. Namibia, country located on the southwestern coast of Africa. It is bordered by Angola to the north, Zambia to the northeast, Botswana to the east, South Africa to the southeast and south, and the Atlantic Ocean to the west. It ranges from arid in the north to desert on the coast and in the east.
U.S. Trade Resources; Memo ; Search for Another Country search. Tips When Visiting The dry season of May through September is the best time to visit Gabon. More Tips. Did you know The official language of Gabon is French and the other languages spoken are Fang, Myene, Bateke, Bapounou/Eschira, and Bandjabi. Test Your Knowledge. Current account balance with U.S. ()--$ billion. PEOPLE Gabon is one of the least densely inhabited countries in Africa, with a population that is estimated at 1,, Almost all Gabonese are of Bantu origin. Gabon has at least 40 ethnic groups, with separate languages and cultures. The largest ethnicity is the Fang (about 30%).
The United States recognized Gabon on Aug , in a congratulatory message from President Dwight D. Eisenhower to Prime Minister Leon M’ba. On that date, Gabon’s independence from French Equatorial Africa was proclaimed. Establishment of Diplomatic Relations, Diplomatic relations were established on Aug , when Alan W. Lukens (resident at Brazaville) presented. U.S. relations with Gabon (U.S. Department of State) Gabon: Environment, Climate, Geology, Energy, Mining, Animals and Ecology Climate and Terrain (World Factbook) Energy and Environment (Statistical Yearbook, United Nations) International Energy Statistics (Energy Information Administration).
Recording our changing landscape
Management of working capital in public enterprises
Synthesis and oligomerization of y,4-Diamino-2-oxo-1(2H)-pyrimidinepentanoic acid
Seychelles global citizen
Report on the improvement and development of the transportation facilities of San Francisco.
Authentick memoirs of the life intrigues and adventures of the celebrated Sally Salisbury
Higher Catholic education
Dictionary of shipping terms and phrases.
Labour government, 1945-51.
Short view of the Catholic question
Get this from a library. Gabon, official standard names approved by the U.S. Board on Geographic Names. [United States Board on Geographic Names.; United States. Defense Mapping Agency.;]. United States. Geographic Names Division. Washington, D.C.: United States Board on Geographic Names,  Description Book — iii, p.: map.
; 22 x 28 cm. Get this from a library. Gabon, official standard names approved by the U.S. Board on Geographic Names. [United States Board on Geographic Names.; United States. Office of Geography.;]. Geographic coordinates: This entry includes rounded latitude and longitude figures for the centroid or center point of a country expressed in degrees and minutes; it is based on the locations provided in the Geographic Names Server (GNS), maintained by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency on behalf of the US Board on Geographic Names.
Gabon (/ ɡ ə ˈ b ɒ n /; French pronunciation:), officially the Gabonese Republic (French: République gabonaise), is a country on the west coast of Central d on the equator, Gabon is bordered by Equatorial Guinea to the northwest, Cameroon to the north, the Republic of the Congo on the east and south, and the Gulf of Guinea to the west.
It has an area of nearlysquare Calling code: + Granite also forms Gabon’s central watershed, the Chaillu Massif south of the Ogooué, which rises to more than 3, feet (1, metres) and is topped by the 3,foot (1,metre) Mount Milondo. Gabon’s highest point, Mount Bengoué (3, feet [1, metres]), is.
Gabon, a country at the Equator in West-Central Africa bordering the Atlantic Ocean in west is bordered by Equatorial Guinea, Cameroon, and the Republic of the Congo. With an area ofkm², the country is somewhat larger than the United Kingdom, or slightly smaller than the U.S.
state of Colorado. Gabon has a population of estimated million people. country names in some foreign trade reports, are also shown.
The second part contains a listing in alphabetical arrangement of the countries, territories, etc., with their numeric codes. The names of the entities listed are generally the conventional spellings as approved by the U.S. Board on Geographic Names. The GNIS is the official repository of domestic geographic names data; the official vehicle for geographic names used by all departments of the Federal Government; and the source for applying geographic names to Federal electronic and printed products of all types.
GSA’s GLCs can now be found in GNIS. Traffic Laws and Culture: During short-term tourist or business visits, U.S. citizens may drive a vehicle in Gabon provided they have both a valid U.S. and an international driver’s license.
Those residing or working in Gabon (holders of a carte de séjour) must either obtain a Gabonese driver’s license (permis de conduire), or register. The United States Board on Geographic Names (BGN) recommends and approves names and spellings.
The BGN is the component of the United States Government that develops policies, principles, and procedures governing the spelling, use, and application of geographic names - domestic, foreign, Antarctic, and undersea. This Guide to Law Online Gabon contains a selection of Gabonese legal, juridical, and governmental sources accessible through the Internet.
Links provide access to primary documents, legal commentary, and general government information about specific jurisdictions and topics. Gabon maintains an embassy in the United States at 20th St. NW, Washington, DC, (tel. More information about Gabon is available from the Department of State and other sources, some of which are listed here: CIA World Factbook Gabon Page U.S.
Embassy USAID Gabon Page History of U.S. Relations With Gabon. The U.S. Embassy is located on the Blvd. de la Mer, B.P.Libreville, Gabon (tel: /; fax: ). TRAVEL AND BUSINESS INFORMATION The U.S. Department of State's Consular Information Program provides Consular Information Sheets, Travel Warnings, and.
Prepared by our U.S. Embassies abroad. With its network of offices across the United States and in more than 75 countries, the U.S. Commercial Service of the U.S.
Department of Commerce utilizes its global presence and international marketing expertise to help U.S. companies sell their products and services worldwide.
Infoplease has everything you need to know about Gabon. Check out our country profile, full of essential information about Gabon's geography, history, government, economy, population, culture, religion and languages.
If that's not enough, click over to our collection of world maps and flags. Office of the Historian, Foreign Service Institute United States Department of State. [email protected] Phone: Fax: Gabon profile. National anthem of Gabon The small nation of Gabon is one of the richest countries in country earns a great deal of money from its large oil deposits.
However, that money is not shared equally. Government officials and business leaders control these funds, so many people in Gabon. U.S. private capital, almost if not entirely in the oil and natural resource sector, has been attracted to Gabon since before its independence. Relations between the United States and Gabon began following Gabon's independence from France in Gabon: Official Portal of the Government of Gabon open_in_new The Gabonese Republic's main government website, also known as Portail Officiel Du Gouvernement Gabonais, provides detailed information on international and national affairs, government news.
Administrative divisions: This entry generally gives the numbers, designatory terms, and first-order administrative divisions as approved by the US Board on Geographic Names (BGN).Changes that have been reported but not yet acted on by BGN are noted.
Capital city > Geographic coordinates: This entry gives the name of the seat of government, its geographic coordinates, the time difference.Gabon - Selling to the Government Gabon - Selling to the Government Discusses the legal requirements for selling to the host government, including whether the government has agreed to abide by the WTO Government Procurement Agreement or is a party to a government procurement chapter in a U.S.
FTA. Specifies areas where there are opportunities.Gabon became part of the colony of the French Congo in In it was made a territory of French Equatorial Africa.
It gained full independence on Aug. 17, From to Gabon had a one-party political system, which gave executive power to a president elected on an unopposed ballot.