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Goléa, el


an oasis and town in the northern part of the Sahara, in Algeria’s Oasis department. Population, 13,500 (1966). It is linked to Ghardaïa by highway. El Goléa has 200,000 date palms, of which 80.000 are productive, as well as citrus and other fruit trees. Dried dates and fruits are produced. Water is provided by artesian wells. There is an airport nearby.

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Le cortege fera sa premiere halte a Djelfa, puis Ghardaia ou deux nuitees sont prevues avant d'arriver a El Golea.
It is bounded to the north by Daias region to the east by Ouargla (inserted in the valley of the Oued Mya), the South by El Golea and west by the Grand Erg Occidental.
Determino su estrategia, formo sus cuadros, se aparto de Fox, se deslindo del gabinete, trabajo su eleccion interna, propuso un discurso electoral sencillo, gano el primer debate, pudo sortear el golea del Hildebrando y hasta otras cosas que se dicen pero que a mi no me constan.
Nine new power plans with a total capacity of 8,050 megawatts are planned, including new gas turbine plants in Beni Abbws, El Golea, Tamanrasset and Illizi.
International tenders have been launched for the construction of four new gas turbine power plants in Tamanrasset (51 MW capacity), Illizi (30 MW), Beni AbbE s (34 MW) and in El Golea (60 MW).
Other towns in Saharan Algeria which are popular tourist destinations include Hassi-Messaoud, Touggourt, Chenachene, Djanet, El Golea, Reggane, Timimoun and Tindouf.
Moussouni souligne que [beaucoup moins que] l'exploitation de l'eau de maniere irrationnelle a favorise l'apparition de champignons qui ont fait disparaitre des milliers de vergers principalement a El Golea et dans Hauts Plateaux [beaucoup plus grand que].
we were out and away down the road, back towards El Golea, only stopping to photograph the withered remains of a four-days'-dead camel en route.