oceania oceania  /oʊ� ˈ�jæ ni ə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a large group of islands in the south Pacific including Melanesia and Micronesia and Polynesia (and sometimes Australasia and the Malay Archipelago)

News

  1. Tahiti 'playing with the big boys' at Confed Cup

    It has become the standard for teams from the Oceania Confederation to be the source of curiosity and amused speculation when they qualify to play in world football tournaments, and this year's flag-bearer at the Confederation's Cup is Tahiti. A nation with only 11,000 registered footballers and the first Pacific Islands state to play in such a tournament, Tahiti beat New Caledonia in the final ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

  2. Nissan Reports Asia and Oceania Sales for May 2013

    Nissan today announced its May sales for the Asia and Oceania region, totaling 22,620 units, down 18.2% versus the previous year.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Oceania Dairy Market Overview

    MADISON - Jun 6/13 - SNS -- The USDA published its latest review of dairy market conditions in Australia and New Zealand today. OCEANIA OVERVIEW: The NEW ZEALAND milk output is slowing at levels along seasonal trends as the calendar enters the winter season.
    on June 6, 2013     Source: Ag Report

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Quotes

  1. "I am even in favour of a pan-Asian economic community that would cover not only the East Asian Summit, but other parts of Asia like the Middle East, Central Asia, South Asia and Oceania," Arroyo said.
    on Jun 20, 2009 By: President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo Source: AFP

  2. "A lot of people have said worldwide we don't deserve to be there and their passage was made easy (through the weak Oceania confederation)," Malcolmson told Radio New Zealand. "Well, we do deserve to be there and we had an excellent result...
    on Jun 15, 2010 By: Sam Malcolmson Source: AFP

  3. "South America will have 4 ½ [places] and North America 3 ½ and they will have a play-off," FIFA president Sepp Blatter said. "Asia and Oceania will have five together. They will have a play-off in the region."
    on Dec 7, 2006 By: Sepp Blatter Source: Sydney Morning Herald

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