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Labuan

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Labuan is a federal territory off the coast of Borneo in East Malaysia. It is made up of the homonymous Labuan Island and six smaller islands, and is located off the coast of the state of Sabah. Labuan's capital is Victoria and is best known as an offshore financial centre offering international financial and business services via Labuan IBFC since 1990 as well as being an offshore support hub for deepwater oil and gas activities in the region. It is also a tourist destination for people travelling through Sabah, nearby Bruneians and scuba divers. The name Labuan derives from the Malay word labuhan which means harbour.

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Google previewAnnual Report of the Executive Secretary (1904)

by Philippines. Executive Bureau

LABUAN. Labuan is an island about 6 miles off the northwest coast of Borneo. Its name is the Malay word...

Labuan is a Crown colony, but the government is administered by the Government of British North Borneo. There is a well-built town.

Google previewCongressional Serial Set (1905)

LABUAN. Labuan is an island about 6 miles off the northwest coast of Borneo. Its namo is the Malay word...

Labuan is a Crown colony, but the government is administered by the Government of British North Borneo. Thero is a well-built town.

Google previewUnited States Congressional serial set (1905)

LABUAN. Labuan is an island about 6 miles off the northwest coast of Borneo. Its name is the Malay word...

Labuan is a Crown colony, but the government is administered by the Government of British North Borneo. There is a well-built town.

Google previewReport of the Philippine Commission to the Secretary of War (1905)

by United States. Philippine Commission (1900-1916)

LABUAN. Labuan is an island about 6 miles off the northwest coast of Borneo. Its name is the Malay word...

Labuan is a Crown colony, but the government is administered by the Government of British North Borneo. There is a well-built town.

Google previewAnnual Reports of the War Department (1905)

by United States. War Dept

LABUAN. Labuan is an island about 6 miles off the northwest coast of Borneo. Its name is the Malay word...

Labuan is a Crown colony, but the government is administered by the Government of British North Borneo. There 3 a well-built town.

Google previewReport of the Philippine Commission to the Secretary of War, 1900-1915 (1905)

by United States. Philippine Commission (1899-1900)

Labuan is an island alxnit 6 miles off the northwest coast of Borneo. Its name is the Malay word for...

Labuan is a Crown colony, but the government is administered by the Government of British North Borneo.

Google previewReport of the United States Philippine Commission to the Secretary of War ... (1905)

by United States. Philippine Commission (1900-1916), United States. Philippine Commission, 1900-1916

Labuan is an island about G miles off the northwest coast of Borneo. Its name is the Malay word for "anchorage," as it has a line...

Labuan is a Crown colony, but the government is administered by ...

Google previewReport of the Philippine Commission to the Secretary of War ... 1900-1915 (1905)

by United States. Philippine Commission (1900-1916)

Labuan is an island about 6~ miles off the northwest coast of Borneo. Its name is the Malay word for “anchorage,”...

Labuan is a Crown colony, but the government is administered by the Government ...

Google previewMalaysia, Singapore & Brunei. Ediz. Inglese (2006)

by Simon Richmond, Damian Harper

Boarding is 15 minutes before departure, and because Labuan is a federal territory you will need to take your passport with you.

Google previewThe Statesman's Year-Book (2016)

Statistical and Historical Annual of the States of the World for the Year 1961 by S. Steinberg

Labuan is an island, 35 sq. miles in area, lying 6 miles off the northwest coast of Borneo. It has a fine port, Victoria Harbour, safe and easy of access. It was ceded to Great Britain by the Sultan of Brunei in 1846; for its administrative history see ...

Google previewThe British Empire (1907)

The Geography, Resources, Commerce, Land-ways and Water-ways of the British Dominions Beyond the Seas by J. M. D. Meiklejohn

Labuan.—Labuan is a small island off the north-west coast of Borneo. It is administered by the British North Borneo Company. The island has a fine harbour (Victoria), and possesses extensive coal-mines, from which some 50,000 tons are ...

Google previewSmall States and International Security (2014)

Europe and Beyond by Clive Archer, Alyson J.K. Bailes, Anders Wivel

Labuan is an offshore finance centrein Indonesia.The United States pioneered a free trade zone onStaten Island,NYin 1937; andOkinawa remains the home tomost oftheUS forces stationed in Japan. Probably the best known example ofsuch ...

Google previewGlobal Urban Analysis (2011)

A Survey of Cities in Globalization by Peter James Taylor

Labuan is a big surprise, its recent ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of European Imperialism (1991)

by James Stuart Olson, Robert Shadle

LABUAN. Labuan is a Malaysian island of 35 ...

Google previewThe New standard encyclopedia (1907)

by William A. Colledge, Nathan Haskell Dole, George Jotham Hagar

Labuan is an active market for the products of the neighboring ...

Google previewRoutledge's Almanack for 1888 (1888)

A Compendium of Useful and Interesting Information Concerning Our Own and Foreign Countries, Colonies, & C

D 1,700 Labuan is an island in the Malayan archipelago aboutsix miles off the north-west coast of Borneo, and has a total area of 31 square miles. It has a fine harbour, and possesses extensive deposits of coal. The island was ceded to Great ...

Google previewIndonesia (2003)

by Stephen Backshall

LABUAN is a dull and dirty port town serving as a transport crossroads for the glitzy coastal resorts further north. Regular buses come directly here from Jakarta's Kalideres terminal (3hr), while a slow and smoky steam train chugs once ...

Google previewBanking and Finance in Islands and Small States (1998)

by Michael Bowe, Lino Briguglio, James W. Dean

Labuan is a five-year-old offshore banking centre located in a port city of 35,000 inhabitants (predominantly ethnic Chinese) on a 92-square kilometre tropical island, just 9 kilometres north of the east Malaysian 54 Eugene Sarver.

Google previewLabuan Offshore Investment and Business Guide - Strategic and Practical Information (2005)

by IBP, Inc.

Labuan is a very much an import-export oriented economy. Virtually all of its commodities including crude oil, methanol, HBI, gas, flour, animal feed, sea products and ceramic tiles are exported either to Peninsular Malaysia or overseas.

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the British Empire (1996)

by James Stuart Olson, Robert Shadle

GEORGE SHEPPARD LABUAN. Labuan is a Malaysian island of thirty-five square miles in the South China Sea near the coast of Borneo.* It guards the entrance to Brunei Bay, the only good port along the entire northwest coast of Borneo.

Google preview2008 International Petroleum Encyclopedia (2008)

by Joseph Hilyard

NATUNA ISLAND NATUNA ISLAND HAINAN DAO HAINAN DAO Labuan Labuan P A L A W A N P A L A W A N NEGROS NEGROS PANAY PANAY LUZON ...

Google previewA Dictionary, Practical, Theoretical, and Historical of Commerce and Commercial Navigation (1849)

by John Ramsay MacCulloch

LABUAN, a small ...

Google previewDictionary of International Trade (2005)

Handbook of the Global Trade Community Includes 21 Key Appendices by Edward G. Hinkelman

Labuan Malaysia LBV Libreville Gabon LBW Long BawarVJuvai Semanng Indonesia LBX Lubang. . Philippines LBY La Baule/Montoir France LBZ . . Lukapa Angola LCA . Larnaca Cyprus LCB Ponies e Lacerda Brazil LCC . Lecce/ Gaiatna ...

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