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World Country Facts:

  1. Holy See (Vatican City) Category: Communications - Telephones - mobile cellular: NA

  2. Serbia Category: Government - Executive branch: chief of state: President Boris TADIC (since 11 July 2004); head of government: Prime Minister Mirko CVETKOVIC (since 7 July 2008); cabinet: Federal Ministries act as cabinet; elections: president elected by direct vote for a five-year term (eligible for a second term); election last held 3 February 2008 (next to be held in 2013); prime minister elected by the Assembly; election results: Boris TADIC elected president in the second round of voting; Boris TADIC received 51.2% of the vote and Tomislav NIKOLIC 48.8%

  3. Burundi Category: Economy - Household income or consumption by percentage share (%): lowest 10%: 1.7%; highest 10%: 32.8% (1998)

  4. Madagascar Category: Government - National holiday: Independence Day, 26 June (1960)

  5. Chad Category: Economy - Natural gas - consumption (cu m): 0 cu m (2007 estimate)

South Africa Info

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  2. Bosnia and Herzegovina Category: Communications - Telephone system: general assessment: post-war reconstruction of the telecommunications network, aided by a internationally sponsored program under ERBD, resulted in sharp increases in the number of main telephone lines available; mobile cellular subscribership has been increasing rapidly; domestic: fixed-line teledensity roughly 25 per 100 persons; mobile-cellular telephone density exceeds 50 per 100 persons; international: country code - 387; no satellite earth stations (2007)

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  5. Equatorial Guinea Category: Government - Political pressure groups and leaders: ASODEGUE (Madrid-based pressure group for democratic reform); Global Witness (anti-corruption)

South Africa Facts Info Stuff (ZA):

South Africa Latitude Facts: -29.5090432503276 and South Africa Longitude Facts: 26.3453866317169

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  1. Grenada Category: Economy - Oil - exports (bbl/day): 0 bbl/day (2005)

  2. Czech Republic Category: Geography - Geography - note: landlocked; strategically located astride some of oldest and most significant land routes in Europe; Moravian Gate is a traditional military corridor between the North European Plain and the Danube in central Europe

  3. Thailand Category: Economy - Unemployment rate (%): 1.2% (2008 estimate)

  4. Kazakhstan Category: Communications - Television broadcast stations: 12 (plus 9 repeaters) (1998)

  5. Akrotiri Category: Geography - Environment - current issues: shooting around the salt lake; note - breeding place for loggerhead and green turtles; only remaining colony of griffon vultures is on the base

South Africa Regions are: Eastern Cape Free State Gauteng KwaZulu-Natal Limpopo Mpumalanga North-West North-Western Province Northern Cape Western Cape

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  4. French Guiana Category: Government - Political pressure groups and leaders: NA

  5. Lesotho Category: Transportation - Airports: 28 (2007)



Source: CIA - The World Factbook