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see HadhramautHadhramaut
or Hadramaut
, region, S Arabia, on the Gulf of Aden and the Arabian Sea, occupying the southeastern part of Yemen. Historically, the name refers to the former Hadhramaut states, a collective term for the Quaiti and Kathiri sultanates.
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, Hadramaut
a plateau region of the S Arabian Peninsula, in SE Yemen on the Indian Ocean; formerly in South Yemen: corresponds roughly to the former East Aden Protectorate. Area: about 151 500 sq. km (58 500 sq. miles)
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They board the ship from there; some would go to Africa and some to Hadramaut, Oman, Bahrain, and Iraq and from there to the Iranian coast in the Persian Gulf.
This is traditional Sidr honey made from bees who only feed on the nectar of the Sidr tree, native to the Hadramaut region of Yemen.
Socotra is a 3,700-square-km island located in the Indian Ocean about 380 km off the shore of Hadramaut governorate.
A TIME IN ARABIA: LIFE IN HADRAMAUT tells of the first Europeans ever to live in the Hadhramaut, an isolated region in southern Arabia, and provides a travel diary describing their adventures and life in the region.
Yemen: 'Nothing much has changed for women' Women are still getting a raw deal in Yemen and one activist put together a video to show that it's the same ol' Sharia for the lasses of Hadramaut.
5 million in Hadramaut and al-Mahra provinces as part of this year's development plan.
Kuwaiti News Agency, (KUNA) quoted Yemen's Minister of Oil and Minerals Ahmad Daris as saying, that the deal involves Yemen's Al-Jol Block (102) basin, located in the southeastern province of Hadramaut, with Norwegian oil company, DNO, awarded the concession for the Wadi Al-Banin Block (84) basin.
The second describes exchanges between the maritime centers of power in the Malay world of the 16th century, with a particular focus on the Sultanate of Aceh and its relations with Portuguese, Moghul, Ottoman, and Hadramaut courts.
The fertile and pastured territory in the Arabian Peninsula, Yemen, Hadramaut, Oman and Bahrain along the coast, usually became important as a centre of exchange.
He has set up a Tribal Social Alliance in his home region in Hadramaut province bordering Saudi Arabia.
A Western consortium began exporting oil from Masila in Hadramaut governorate in 1993, and production there reached 420,000 bbl/d in 1999.