Daily Archives: July 19, 2010

Botswana, Gaborone – Cost of Living

The economy of Botswana is that of a rapidly developing market economy. Being closely tied with the economy of South Africa, the country’s economy is one of the most successful in Africa and is dominated by the fast-growing service sector, … Continue reading

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Bulgaria, Sofia – Cost of Living

The economy of Bulgaria is an industrialised, open free market economy, with a large, moderately advanced private sector and a number of strategic state-owned enterprises. Sofia is the capital and largest city of Bulgaria. Sofia is the major economic center … Continue reading

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Brunei, Bandar Seri Begawan – Cost of Living

The economy of Brunei is small but wealthy with a mixture of foreign and domestic entrepreneurship, government regulation, welfare measures, and village tradition. Crude oil and natural gas production account for nearly half of its GDP. Substantial income from overseas … Continue reading

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Bhutan, Thimphu – Cost of Living

The economy of Bhutan is based on agriculture, forestry, tourism and the sale of hydroelectric power to India. Agriculture provides the main livelihood for more than 80 percent of the population. Agrarian practices consist largely of subsistence farming and animal … Continue reading

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