Canal Zone


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Canal Zone:

see Panama Canal ZonePanama Canal Zone,
former territory within Panama, 553 sq mi (1,432 sq km), that was administered by the United States under a 1903 treaty (with later amendments) with Panama. The zone included the Panama Canal and an area extending 5 mi (8.1 km) on each side.
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Canal Zone

a former administrative region of the US, on the Isthmus of Panama around the Panama Canal: bordered on each side by the Republic of Panama, into which it was incorporated in 1979
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If any of your readers would like a photograph of a loved one's grave buried in the Canal Zone, or would like to join our group, they could write to me for details.
Trident Vice President of Sales and Marketing Ron Gorsline stated that, "This is an important area for the SeaPatch, given the volume of shipping that passes through the Canal Zone.
TEDA signed a contract in December 2013 to develop 6 sqkm in the North West Suez Canal zone .
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A COVENTRY veteran has finally received his Suez Canal Zone campaign medal - nearly 50 years after the episode ended.
AN OLD soldier has finally won an 11-year campaign to have a medal struck to honour soldiers who took part in the Suez Canal Zone Emergency.
The Company has secured marketing alliances that provide a strong foothold in the Panama Canal Zone in which are located the world's leading refrigerated container storage and transfer facilities.
Mamesh explained that the implementation of the agreement comes in response to instructions issued by President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to resolve hurdles facing investors in the Suez Canal Zone.
Ayad called on the Egyptian government to reassess its strategy regarding regional development for the Canal Zone, and distribute global tenders to international companies, allowing those whose total capital was made up of less than 75% in Egyptian currency to participate in the process.
I organise return visits to the Egyptian canal zone where I served myself in the 1950s along with thousands of other service personnel.
In May 2010 we will be travelling to the Canal zone (an overflow group - September 2009 was full) taking in Cairo, Moascar, Ismailia and Tel-el-Kebir staying at a hotel on the great bitter lakes Fayid and visiting the area of lake Timsa.