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Nauru mines phosphate but it is mostly depleted. The unemployment rate is near 90% on this tiny island country.
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What is the capital of Nauru?

While the largest city in Nauru is Yaren, it is not officially the capital city. This is because Nauru is one of two countries in the entire world that does not have an official capital city. However, government offices are in the Yaren District

What is mining?

We use the general term mining to describe the activity ofrecovering materials from the earth. It is from these raw materialswe take minerals we need or the raw material from which we winmetal. Mining is a broad term, and there is more to it than mightmeet the eye. In mining, we might extract the o (MORE)

How do you mine?

The basic princible of mining is to go to where the deposit of the wanted material is found, dig the material from the deposit with suitable tools and then refine the raw mineral to pure ingots. So the basics is simple. It becomes complicated when you add the reality to mining: Before you c (MORE)

What is mined?

There are so many things that are mined. Some of the commonminerals include iron ore, coal, gold, lead, silver, copper,limestone and so much more.

Where is Nauru?

Nauru is a small nation located near the Marshall Islands in thePacific Ocean. It is situated in the Micronesian South Pacific. Theclosest island to it is the Banaba Island which belongs to theRepublic of Kiribati. Nauru has the distinction of being thesmallest nation in the world. It is also the ti (MORE)

Which continent is nauru in?

Nauru is an island, and not considered par of any continent. It is part of the geographical region of Oceania, but this is not a true continent.

How do you get out of a mine?

Use the ladders or if your playing a game online, teleport your way out. Otherwise, in real life, you can call for help on a cellphone/ use a pickaxe and mine your way out.

What is a mine?

We see the application of the term mine (as in land mine) to a high explosive weapon that can be set on or beneath the ground, and which is triggered by someone stepping on it or a vehicle rolling over it. The same name applies to a similar nautical weapon that floats at or just below the surface (MORE)

What is Nauru?

Nauru is a small island country in the Pacific Ocean with an area of 21 km squared. It's capital is Yaren and it has a population of 9,322 people.

What are the major cities of Nauru?

Nauru does not have any major cities. The entire population of thecountry is only about 10,000 people. The most populated part ofNauru is the Yaren District, near the southern end of the island.

What is Nauru about overweight people?

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/6396111.stm According to this article, it is due to a mass consumption of junk food and lack of exercise. Apparently Junk food is widely imported to that area and is usually much cheaper then fresh vegetables.

Is he mine?

talk to him and find out!!! and if he doesn't SO WHAT!!! there are plenty more fish in the sea!!! the chances are he will like you!!

What can you mine?

You can mine gold, coal and iron ore there might be more things that you can mine but these are the ones that i know of

Who do you mine for?

We mine for coal which produces electricity . Without coal we wouldn't be able to flip the light switch on an have lights.

What do you get from mines?

Generally speaking, minerals. Obviously, it depends on the type of mine, but you can mine for coal, gold, diamonds and even uranium, among many others.

Is Nauru a high island?

No its a low island. Try looking at pictures when you need a high island low island answer.

What type of island is Nauru?

Oficialmente República de Nauru, es un estado Micronesia, situadoen el Océano Pacífico Central que comprende una sola Isla justo alsur de la linea del Ecuador

What jobs are in Nauru?

Nauru currently has 90% unemployment. Almost all jobs are workingfor the government or the Australian detention centre.

Who was the President of Nauru in 2010?

Marcus Stephen was the President of Nauru in 2010. He became president on 2007 December 19 after Ludwig Scott was removed on a vote of non-confidence. 3 months into Stephen's presidency, he too was almost removed from office by a non-confidence vote. Eventually Stephen was forced to resign on 2011 (MORE)

Who was the President of Nauru in 2009?

Marcus Stephen was the President of Nauru in 2009. He became president on 2007 December 19 after Ludwig Scott was removed on a vote of non-confidence. 3 months into Stephen's presidency, he too was almost removed from office by a non-confidence vote. Eventually Stephen was forced to resign on 2011 (MORE)

Who was the President of Nauru in 2008?

Marcus Stephen was the President of Nauru in 2008. He became president on 2007 December 19 after Ludwig Scott was removed on a vote of non-confidence. 3 months into Stephen's presidency, he too was almost removed from office by a non-confidence vote. Eventually Stephen was forced to resign on 2011 (MORE)

What do the symbols on the Nauru flag mean?

Nauru flag description: blue with a narrow, horizontal, yellowstripe across the center and a large white 12-pointed star belowthe stripe on the hoist side; blue stands for the Pacific Ocean,the star indicates the country's location in relation to theEquator (the yellow stripe) and the 12 points symb (MORE)

What do you get from mining?

Everything that was not grown comes from mining. Coal, uranium, and oil for the powerplant that is powering your computer at this moment. About 32 different elements in your computer came from mining. The nails that hold your house together, the wiring in the walls, and the hinges on the door came f (MORE)

What do the colors on the Nauru flag stand for?

Nauru flag description: blue with a narrow, horizontal, yellow stripe across the center and a large white 12-pointed star below the stripe on the hoist side; blue stands for the Pacific Ocean, the star indicates the country's location in relation to the Equator (the yellow stripe) and the 12 points (MORE)

Who is the President of Nauru in 2011?

Marcus Stephen was the President of Nauru in 2011 until November 10 when he resigned. Freddie Pitcher became the President but was defeated on November 15 in a non-confidence vote. Sprent Jared Dabwido became the President from 2011 November 15 on. Stephen became president on 2007 December 1 (MORE)

What are the major exports for Nauru?

Phosphate is Nauru's only product for export, although the government also receives relatively significant foreign exchange income from licencing its rich skipjack tuna fishing grounds to foreign fishing vessels, which land an annual average of 50,000 tonnes of Nauru zone-caught tuna overseas.

Is Nauru in Africa?

No, Nauru is in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, just about on theopposite side of the world from Africa.

What is the telephone country code for Nauru?

Nauru (a tiny island nation in the Pacific Ocean) is country code+674. It is pronounced "nah-OO-roo," not "NAW-roo." (The plus sign means "insert your international access prefix here." From a GSMmobile phone, you can enter the number in full internationalformat, starting with the plus sign. The (MORE)

What cities are in Nauru?

The entire island of Nauru has only about 10,000 people, so it doesnot have any real cities. The largest town is Yaren, with about1,100 people.

How was Nauru colonised?

Nauru was colonized by the British in 1798. It was held by the Germans between 1888 to 1914 after it was been seized by the Australians. Nauru is a small island in the Central Pacific Ocean.

Who is the President of Nauru in 2013?

Sprent Jared Dabwido was the President of Nauru at the start of 2013. He was replaced on June 11 by Baron Divavesi Waqa . Dabwido became the President on 2011 November 15. After President Marcus Stephen was forced to resign due to corruption allegations on 2011 November 10, Freddie Pitcher of the (MORE)

Before being renamed what was the island Nauru known as?

The island Nauru, located in the South Pacific, was formerly known as Pleasant Island, possibly because of its lush vegetation and friendly inhabitants.. It was named by a whale hunter and British sea captain, John Fearn, after his visit to the island in 1978. He was the first Westerner to visit th (MORE)

What are common surnames in Nauru?

Nauru is an island near the equator. The people refer to themselves as Naruans only if the mother is a true Naruan. There is no list main or common surname.