China

Documentary "Inside Mao's China"

A very interesting film by Martin Gronemeyer, telling a story about foreign expats in China during the cultural revolution. The film tells a unique personal story combined with rare historical footage give a new perspective on Mao’s utopia…

Latest Stock Buy: XIN

In October 2018, I bought 144 shares of Xinyuan Real Estate (XIN ) at $3.79 per share. With its quarterly dividend payout of 0.1 dollars per share, this latest buy has a dividend yield of 10.55 % and will pay us $14.4 every quarter.…

China, Russia and DPRK to set up "visa-free" tourist zone on Tumen river delta on border of three countries

China is planning an international tourism zone in its northeastern border area with Russia and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK).The Tumen River Delta international tourism area will include part of China's Hunchun City, as…

High Speed Rail will Boost Kenya's economy

I have never been to Africa, but have been watching economical events there more or less for last 5 years. Today I red an article about high speed rail networks infrastructure in Kenya, could boost it's economy by 1.5% .I will re-publish…

Proposed New High Speed Rail Line - Moscow - Beijing could cost ~$ 230 bln

While Azerbaijan-i's are building it's super expensive project Khazar Islands with estimate costs of ~ $100 bln, Russians together with Chinese are looking to build a high speed rail connecting Moscow to Beijing in 33 hours with estimate…

Top 10 Largest Countries by GDP 2013

Last year I started to pay more attention to the TOP 10 largest economies in the World by terms of Gross Domestic Product. It's time to compare them again. Top 20 Largest Economies In The World by GDP Nominal (2019) Gross Domestic Product…

African Union GDP Per Capita 2013

The African Union (AU) is a continental union consisting of 55 member states located on the continent of Africa.  The AU's future goals include a customs union, a single market, a central bank, and a common currency, thereby establishing…

GDP In BRICS Countries 2013

BRICS is the acronym of 5 developing countries - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. Originally created as BRIC, the South Africa was added in 2010 to this economical group.  BRICS countries with 3 trillion population represents…

GDP in European Union 2013

European Union if looked at it as a whole solid brick economy - could be named as a Worlds largest economy by GDP. But European Union still consists of 28 independent countries. I won't discuss in this article about  - are they really…

How China fooled the world

This is really great documentary about China's economic rapid development in recent 30 years, in this documentary is told how China forced it's economy when Western countries had economic crisis. In this documentary is pictured a…