Antilles


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Antilles:

see West IndiesWest Indies,
archipelago, between North and South America, curving c.2,500 mi (4,020 km) from Florida to the coast of Venezuela and separating the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico from the Atlantic Ocean.
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Curacao, the largest island of the Dutch Antilles, will hold a referendum on April 8, 2005 on its future status with options ranging from the status quo to complete independence from the Netherlands, Dutch media reported, reports Caribbean Net News (Nov.
Antilles farms out 50% place in Block 105 onshore Peru to Union Group, a Uruguayan oil and gas fund.
The Shell businesses sold are Shell Antilles, Guianas Ltd (SAGL) and Shell Belize Ltd.
Maarten scores low on confidence in both economic and political stability in the Business Environment Report Netherlands Antilles drawn up for the Caribbean Rim Investment Initiative of the Organization for Economic Cupertino and Development (OECD), according to The Daily Herald (April 5, 2004).
Supply and meal delivery to the armed forces in the Antilles (Martinique and Guadeloupe).
ING said April 25 it has finalized the sale of 99% of Fatum, its insurance business in the Netherlands Antilles and Aruba, to Guardian Holdings Ltd.