VOIC

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VOICVacation Ownership Investment Conference (timeshare conference)
VOICVegetable Oil Industry of Canada (Toronto, Ontario, Canada)
VOICVegetable Oil Industries Company (Palestine)
VOICVereenigde Oost-Indische Compagnie (United East India Company)
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The Eendracht sailed under the flag of the Dutch East India Company, or Vereenigde Oost-Indische Compagnie (VOC) and was laden with a rich cargo to be traded for other goods of the East Indies.
During this time, the court of Kartasura fell to rebels and was burned and plundered, first by them and then a second time by the Madurese forces that expelled them; the new court of Surakarta was founded and nearly fell to enemy forces on more than one occasion; Prince Mangkubumi became a king in 1749 and founded the Sultanate of Yogyakarta six years later; that court also came close to being burned by Mangkunagara 1; and the Vereenigde Oost-Indische Compagnie (voc, Dutch East India Company) was brought to the point of exhaustion, nearly defeated in 1752, and set more firmly on the road to bankruptcy.
Once again, this was tied to wider commercial and strategic interests in Asia in the form of the Vereenigde Oost-Indische Compagnie (Dutch East Indies Company).