Daily Archives: February 18, 2010

Bhutan, Thimphu Cost of Living January 2010

LOCATION: Bhutan is in Southern Asia, between China and India. CAPITAL CITY: Thimphu LARGEST CITY: Thimphu CURRENCY: Bhutan Ngultrum (BTN) ECONOMY: Bhutan is one of the world’s smallest and least developed economies. The economy is based mainly on agriculture and … Continue reading

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Bermuda, Hamilton Cost of Living January 2010

LOCATION: Bermuda is in North America, it is a group of islands in the North Atlantic Ocean, east of South Carolina (USA). CAPITAL CITY: Hamilton LARGEST CITY: Hamilton CURRENCY: Bermudian Dollar (BMD) ECONOMY: Bermuda has one of the highest per … Continue reading

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Benin, Cotonou Cost of Living January 2010

LOCATION: Benin is in Western Africa, bordering the Bight of Benin, between Nigeria and Togo. CAPITAL CITY: Cotonou LARGEST CITY: Cotonou CURRENCY: CFA Franc (XOF) ECONOMY: The economy of Benin is relatively underdeveloped and dependent on subsistence agriculture, cotton production, … Continue reading

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Belize, Belmopan Cost of Living January 2010

LOCATION: Belize is in Central America, bordering the Caribbean Sea, between Guatemala and Mexico. CAPITAL CITY: Belmopan LARGEST CITY: Belize City CURRENCY: Belize Dollar (BZD) ECONOMY: Belize has a small essentially private-enterprise economy, it is dependent on tourism followed by … Continue reading

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Belgium, Brussels Cost of Living January 2010

LOCATION: Belgium is in Western Europe, bordering the North Sea, between France and the Netherlands. CAPITAL CITY: Brussels LARGEST CITY: Brussels CURRENCY: Euro (EUR) ECONOMY: Brussels which is centrally located in a highly industrialized region is one of the world’s … Continue reading

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Belarus, Minsk Cost of Living January 2010

LOCATION: Belarus is in Eastern Europe, east of Poland. CAPITAL CITY: Minsk LARGEST CITY: Minsk CURRENCY: Belarusian Ruble (BYR) ECONOMY: The Belarusian economy is largely state-controlled, with the majority of Belarusians employed by state-controlled companies. The economy relies on imports … Continue reading

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