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or Koror
, volcanic island (c.3 sq mi/7.8 sq km; 1990 pop. 10,501), Palau, in the W Caroline Islands, W Pacific. Most of the republic's population lives there, and the island was the site of the capital from independence, in 1994, to 2006, when Melekeok became
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If you are overwhelmed by the number of art events and exhibitions being held this weekend, the best way to explore some of it is by signing up for an art trail with Lusy Koror of Lah Space.
The city's 11 domestic sister cities are Baguio, Manila, Quezon City, Cebu City, Bayugan, Cotabato, Zamboanga City, Legazpi in Albay, Bacoor in Cavite, San Juan in Metro Manila, and Marikina while the international sister cities include Jinjiang in Fujian and Nanning, China, Manado and Pekanbaru in Indonesia, Koror in Palau, Montevideo in Uruguay, Panama City in Panama, Vladivostok in Russia, Keelung in Taiwan, and Kauai Country in Hawaii, and Tacoma in Washington in the United States.
But authorities in Koror State, which owns the resource, say stocks are now recovering and tourists are again being welcomed at Jellyfish Lake.
With many dive sites quite far from the main city Koror, divers should choose a live-aboard instead of a day trip.
Local media reports that for July and August this year there were almost no reservations for flights on Palau Pacific Airways, or the group's Sea Passion Hotel in Koror by Chinese tourists.
KOROR: The ADB joined Palau government to celebrate the arrival of the country's first high speed broadband internet connection in a ceremony at the Palau National Museum.
Summary: Koror [Republic of Palau], Dec.13 (ANI): The Belau Submarine Cable Corporation (BSCC) in the Republic of Palau and Japan's NEC Corporation recently announced that the construction of a new submarine cable linking the Republic of Palau has been completed and is now ready for commercial service.
declared BSCC open for business at a Ready for Service celebration held at the National Museum in Koror, Palau.
Similarly, Sakhi Sarwar, Nutkani, Kundiwala, Sabzani, Notak Sukhani, Kot Mithhan, Rojhani, Dajil, Hajipur, Fatehpur, Alipur, Sanawan, Rangpur, Koror Lal Esan, Tibba Dastianwala, Chak 428, 424 and many other areas are also included in the list where development works would be carried out.
An additional 33 participants from Palau attended FIT training in Koror, Palau, funded by the Joint Interagency Task Force West, Department of Defense.
The cloud layer at [equivalent] 12-16 km appears to be associated with a 10-day Kelvin wave that was identified by spectral analysis of radiosonde data at Koror, Republic of Palau (7[degrees]N, 134[degrees]E), and Chuuk, Federated States of Micronesia (7[degrees]N, 152[degrees]E).