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List of 10 most expensive and cheapest cities in the world

Nov 8, 2017

Humans are a moving creature by nature; therefore they always keep on walking and going out on vacation after getting an opportunity. But before going to any country or city for tourism, we must be aware of which are the most expensive and cheapest cities in the world. If you also want to visit a particular country or city for tourism during these winter and you do not know that particular city is cheap or expensive, then do not panic, because in this article we are giving a list of 10 most expensive and 10 cheapest cities in the world.

13 unknown facts about North Korea

Oct 30, 2017

Many times we hear that people talk about being unhappy with their country’s system and want to move another country. Although there are some countries in the world where life is not really easy. One of these countries is North Korea. In this article, we are going to tell you some things about North Korea that will not only surprise you, but you will feel that India is the best country in the world in terms of living.

7 Smallest Countries in the World

Sep 6, 2017

Country is a region identified as a distinct national entity. Some countries are so small that some cities of other nations are big enough. These countries have their own culture, government etc. This article deals about the 7 smallest countries in the world.

Who is more powerful in the defense sector between India and China: A comparative study?

Jul 28, 2017

India and China Both are considered as the largest superpower of Asian continent. The size of trade between these two countries is around $70 billion.  On the other hand, the boundary dispute between the two countries is always alive. In the light of the recent standoff between these two counties in the Doklam area; we are comparing the defence capabilities of these two countries in this article.

10 Poorest Countries of the World

Jul 26, 2017

This article tells about the 10 poorest economies of the world. In the list of ten countries no country individually has its total GDP greater than the total assets of the richest person of the world i.e. Bill Gates. Haiti, a country situated in Caribbean Sea has the most of its population (77%) Below Poverty Line.

How China’s ‘String of Pearls Project’ would affect India’s security?

Jul 18, 2017

On July 12, 2017, Chinese troops have sailed for setting up country's first ever overseas military base in Djibouti (Africa).This Chinese step shows that China is trying to trap India through different base around its neighbouring countries. China is creating a ring around India which is named "String of Pearls" by the media.

Is India in the position to boycott Chinese products?

Jul 14, 2017

According to official figures, in the year 2015-16, India's export to China was $ 7.56 billion and India's imports from China stood at $ 52.26 billion. These data shows that India's trade deficit with China was $ 44.7 billion. Indians need to keep in mind that India sends 8% of its total exports to China, while China sends only 2% of its total exports to India.

Which countries give highest salary in the world?

Jul 10, 2017

According to the OECD Global Report, the country which pays highest salary in the world is Luxembourg, here a workers gets average salary of Rs.40 lacs per year.After this country USA is on the second spot which pays Rs.37.85 lacs per year.On an average, highly skilled employees in India get an average of Rs.6 lakh per year.

List of 13 countries with multiple capitals

Jun 29, 2017

Capital is the municipality exercising primary status in a country, state, province or other administrative region, usually as its seat of government. A capital is typically a city that physically encompasses the offices and meeting places of its respective government; the status as capital is often designated by its law or constitution. Although most of the country has only one capital, but there are some countries with two or more capitals. In this article we are giving details of countries with two or more capitals.

Which countries in the world levy highest income tax?

Jun 23, 2017

Every country imposes taxes on the income of its citizens, production activities and services to run their economy. When the government collects tax, then it uses the same to provide basic facilities such as electricity, water, education, hospital and road etc. to its citizens so that the welfare of the people can be increased.

India vs. Pakistan: Economic Comparision 2017

Jun 12, 2017

As of now the size of India Economy has become $2088 billion which tagged it as the 7th largest economy in the whole world. On the other hand, the size of Pakistan's economy is about $273 billion. So, India's GDP is almost 7 times larger than Pakistan's economy.

List of Nobel Laureates by Country

May 26, 2017

The Nobel Prize was established as per the wish of Swedish inventor Alfred Nobel in 1895. Since 1901 the Nobel Prize is awarded in the areas of Physics, Chemistry, Literature, Peace, Physiology or Medicine and economics (1968). Till the date 8 Indians have won this Prize. Mr. Ravindra Nath Tagore was the first Indian who received this Prize.

Which Indian states have GDP equal to or more than other countries of the world?

May 18, 2017

At present, the size of Indian economy has grown more than $ 2 trillion and tagged as the highest growing economy in the world. The richest Indian state is Maharashtra, whose State Gross Domestic Product (SGDP) is $ 380 billion which is equal to Norway’s economy. The second richest Indian state is Tamil Nadu whose SGDP is $ 208 billion which is followed by Karnataka (SGDP $ 190 billion).

South Asian Free Trade Area (SAFTA) & ASEAN

Dec 1, 2015

South Asian Preferential Trade Agreement (SAPTA- 1993) was envisaged primarily as the first step towards the transition to a South Asian Free Trade Area (SAFTA) leading subsequently towards a Customs Union, Common Market and Economic Union. In 1995, the Sixteenth session of the Council of Ministers (New Delhi, 18-19 December 1995) agreed on the need to strive for the realization of SAFTA. At the12th SAARC Summit (Jan. 4-6, 2004) at Islamabad, the Capital City of Pakistan, SAPTA became SAFTA. ASEAN (1967) is a union of South-East Asian Nations.

BRICS Nations

Dec 1, 2015

BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India and China, South Africa) was initially formulated in 2001 by economist Jim O'Neill, of Goldman Sachs, in a report on growth prospects for the economies of Brazil, Russia, India and China – which together represented a significant share of the world's production and population. In 2006, the four countries initiated a regular informal diplomatic coordination, with annual meetings of Foreign Ministers at the margins of the General Debate of the UN General Assembly (UNGA).

IBSA (India-Brazil-South Africa Dialogue Forum)

Dec 1, 2015

IBSA was Established in June 2003,as a coordinating mechanism amongst three emerging countries(India, Brazil, South Africa), three multi ethnic and multicultural democracies, which are determined to: contribute to the construction of a new international architecture, bring their voice together on global issues, deepen their ties in various areas. Trade between IBSA partners has increased significantly since the Forum's inception and indications are that the target of US$ 25 billion by 2015 will be readily achieved.

International Bank for Reconstruction and Development

Nov 30, 2015

The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) was created in 1944 to help Europe rebuild after World War II. Today, IBRD provides loans and other assistance primarily to middle income countries. IBRD is the original World Bank institution. It works closely with the rest of the World Bank Group (IBRD, IDA, IFC, MIGA) to help developing countries reduce poverty, promote economic growth, and build prosperity. IBRD is owned by the governments of its 188 member countries.

Countries with Passenger km per head of population

Jan 15, 2013
Countries with Passenger km per head of population

Passengers carried in rail transport per year

Jan 15, 2013

This article gives rail usage statistics by country according to the International Union of Railways and other sources.

Countries by rail transport network size

Jan 15, 2013

This list of countries by rail transport network size based on International Union of Railways data ranks countries by length of rail lines worked at end of year. 

Countries with more than 5 billion passenger-km

Jan 15, 2013

The list of Countries with more than 5 billion passenger-km.

Countries by road network

Jan 15, 2013

This is a list of countries by total road network size of both paved and unpaved.

Nuclear Power by Country

Jan 15, 2013

The list of Countries and their Nuclear Power.

Countries by military expenditures

Jan 15, 2013

The list is based on the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) Yearbook 2012 which includes a list on the world's top 15 military spenders in 2011, based on current market exchange rates.

Countries by exports per capita

Jan 12, 2013

This is a list of countries by exports per capita.

Countries by exports

Jan 12, 2013

This is a list of countries by exports, based on the The World Factbook of the Central Intelligence Agency.

Countries by external debt

Jan 12, 2013

This is a list of countries by external debt owed to nonresidents repayable in internationally accepted currencies, goods, or services.

List of countries by forest area

Jan 12, 2013

The list of places by forest area as per Central Intelligence Agency 2011.

Countries by natural gas proven reserves

Jan 11, 2013

The list of countries by natural gas proven reserves based on The World Factbook.

Countries in Asia by Date of formation

Jan 11, 2013

The list of Countries in Asia by Date of formation

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