Note: The continent formerly called Australia is now often defined as Australia/Oceania, which combines and includes all of Australia, the large island groups of New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Solomons, and the countless volcanic and coral islands of the south Pacific Ocean, including those of Micronesia, Melanesia and Polynesia.
These are organized by a classification scheme developed exclusively for Cosma. More…
Oceania : the lands of the Central and South Pacific including Micronesia, Melanesia, Polynesia (including New Zealand), often Australia, and sometimes the Malay Archipelago — Webster
Oceania, also known as Oceanica,is a region centered on the islands of the central Pacific Ocean. Opinions of what constitutes Oceania range from its three subregions of Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia to, more broadly, the entire insular region between Southeast Asia and the Americas, including Australasia and the Malay Archipelago.
The term is often used more specifically to denote a continent comprising Australia and proximate islands or biogeographically as a synonym for either the Australasian ecozone (Wallacea and Australasia) or the Pacific ecozone (Melanesia, Polynesia, and Micronesia, excluding both New Zealand and mainland New Guinea). — Wikipedia
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Oceania church leaders to discuss social issues -...
on February 20, 2018 at 6:10 am
Oceania church leaders to discuss social issuesFiji TimesUpdate: 6:09PM THE Diocese of Polynesia Anglican Church will be hosting leaders of the Anglican Church from the Oceania region for a three-day meeting in Suva, Fiji, next week. Archbishop Dr Winston Halapua said the meet would include key discussions ... […]
Governments in Asia and Oceania hoping new fiscal...
on February 19, 2018 at 9:17 am
Offshore TechnologyGovernments in Asia and Oceania hoping new fiscal regimes will ...Offshore TechnologyGlobalData expects 2018 to bring a number of licensing opportunities under new fiscal regimes in Asia and Oceania. India is scheduled to hold its first bid round under the revenue-sharing framework of the Hydrocarbon Exploration Licensing Policy (HELP ...and more » […]
Sport: Pacific Oceania hoping for Fed Cup funding...
on February 17, 2018 at 12:26 am
Radio New ZealandSport: Pacific Oceania hoping for Fed Cup funding boostRadio New ZealandGilles De Gouy is based in New Zealand and says with three players spread across Samoa, Australia and the Northern Marianas they only get to meet up once a year when the Fed Cup is on. "Abigail (Tere-Apisah from Papua New Guinea) has no coach all year ... […]
Leaf Electric Vehicle to Be Sold in Asia, Oceania...
on February 15, 2018 at 11:26 pm
Ward's AutoLeaf Electric Vehicle to Be Sold in Asia, OceaniaWard's AutoNissan's new Leaf battery-electric vehicle will go on sale in seven markets in Asia and Oceania during the next fiscal year, with the automaker saying it is working to bring the new-generation EV to as many markets as possible. Yutaka Sanada, Nissan ...and more » […]