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Norway Latitude Facts: 62.3420237590154 and Norway Longitude Facts: 10.2347602885023

Norway Regions are: Akershus Aust-Agder Buskerud Finnmark Hedmark Hordaland More og Romsdal Nord-Trondelag Nordland Oppland Oslo Ostfold Rogaland Sogn og Fjordane Sor-Trondelag Telemark Troms Vest-Agder Vestfold

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  1. Kazakhstan Category: Government - Executive branch: chief of state: President Nursultan A. NAZARBAYEV (chairman of the Supreme Soviet from 22 February 1990, elected president 1 December 1991); head of government: Prime Minister Karim MASIMOV (since 10 January 2007); Deputy Prime Ministers Umirzak SHUKEYEV (since 27 August 2007) and Yerbol ORYNBAYEV (since 29 October 2007); cabinet: Council of Ministers appointed by the president; elections: president elected by popular vote for a seven-year term (no term limits); election last held 4 December 2005 (next to be held in 2012); prime minister and first deputy prime minister appointed by the president; election results: Nursultan A. NAZARBAYEV reelected president; percent of vote - Nursultan A. NAZARBAYEV 91.1%, Zharmakhan A. TUYAKBAI 6.6%, Alikhan M. BAIMENOV 1.6%; note: President NAZARBAYEV arranged a referendum in 1995 that extended his term of office and expanded his presidential powers: only he can initiate constitutional amendments, appoint and dismiss the government, dissolve Parliament, call referenda at his discretion, and appoint administrative heads of regions and cities

  2. Panama Category: Geography - Land boundaries (km): total: 555 km; border countries: Colombia 225 km, Costa Rica 330 km

  3. Macau Category: Economy - Industrial production growth rate (%): 3.8% (3rd quarter, 2007)

  4. Northern Mariana Islands Category: Introduction - Background: Under US administration as part of the UN Trust Territory of the Pacific, the people of the Northern Mariana Islands decided in the 1970s not to seek independence but instead to forge closer links with the US. Negotiations for territorial status began in 1972. A covenant to establish a commonwealth in political union with the US was approved in 1975, and came into force on 24 March 1976. A new government and constitution went into effect in 1978.

  5. Qatar Category: Military - Military service age and obligation (years of age): 18 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription (2008)



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