Daily Archives: July 20, 2010

Burkina Faso, Ouagadougou – Cost of Living

The economy of Burkina Faso is one of the poorest in the world. More than 80 percent of the population relies on subsistence agriculture, with only a small fraction directly involved in industry and services. Ouagadougou is the capital of … Continue reading

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Cameroon, Douala – Cost of Living

The economy of Cameroon is one of the ten highest in sub-Saharan Africa. Red tape, high taxes, and endemic corruption have impeded growth of the private sector. Unemployment was estimated at 30% in 2001, and about a third of the … Continue reading

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Cambodia, Phnom Penh – Cost of Living

The economy of Cambodia has seen rapid progress in the last decade. Per capita income, although rapidly increasing, is low compared with most neighbouring countries. The main domestic activity on which most rural households depend is agriculture and its related … Continue reading

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Brazil, Brasilia – Cost of Living

The economy of Brazil is a federal economy . Brazil is the ninth largest economy in the world and the second largest in the Americas, after the United States. Brasília is the capital of Brazil. The major roles of construction … Continue reading

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