Daily Archives: March 7, 2010

Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek Cost of Living January 2010

LOCATION: Kyrgyzstan is in Central Asia, west of China. CAPITAL CITY: Bishkek LARGEST CITY: Bishkek CURRENCY: Kyrgyzstan Som (KGS) ECONOMY: Kyrgyzstan is a poor, mountainous country with a predominantly agricultural economy, these include cotton, tobacco, wool, and meat as the … Continue reading

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Kuwait, Kuwait City Cost of Living January 2010

LOCATION: Kuwait is in the Middle East, bordering the Persian Gulf, between Iraq and Saudi Arabia. CAPITAL CITY: Kuwait City LARGEST CITY: Kuwait City CURRENCY: Kuwaiti Dinar (KWD) ECONOMY: Kuwait is a small, rich, relatively open economy with reportedly around … Continue reading

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Kosovo, Pristina Cost of Living January 2010

LOCATION: Kosovo is a disputed landlocked region in the Balkans. CAPITAL CITY: Pristina LARGEST CITY: Pristina CURRENCY: Euro (EUR) ECONOMY: Kosovo has one of the most under-developed economies in Europe. Kosovo was the poorest province of Yugoslavia and received substantial … Continue reading

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Korea Republic of, Seoul Cost of Living January 2010

LOCATION: Republic of Korea is in Eastern Asia, in the southern half of the Korean Peninsula bordering the Sea of Japan and the Yellow Sea. CAPITAL CITY: Seoul LARGEST CITY: Seoul CURRENCY: South Korean Won (KRW) ECONOMY: South Korea has … Continue reading

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Korea Democratic Republic of, Pyongyang Cost of Living January 2010

LOCATION: Democratic Republic of Korea is in Eastern Asia, in the northern half of the Korean Peninsula bordering the Korea Bay and the Sea of Japan, between China and South Korea. CAPITAL CITY: Pyongyang LARGEST CITY: Pyongyang CURRENCY: North Korean … Continue reading

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Kiribati, South Tarawa Cost of Living January 2010

LOCATION: Kiribati is in Oceania, a group of 33 coral atolls in the Pacific Ocean, straddling the Equator; the capital Tarawa is about one-half of the way from Hawaii to Australia. CAPITAL CITY: South Tarawa LARGEST CITY: South Tarawa CURRENCY: … Continue reading

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