Category Archive: South Korea

Laos is facing an old-fashioned balance-of-payment crisis.

Originally posted on The Market Monetarist:
I am writing this while I am vacationing with the family in Thailand. However, in a couple of weeks we will be heading to Laos where my…

What North Korea really is able to do!

A Clear Graphic And Short Explanation To Clarify Exactly What North Korea Can Do.  Despite North Korea’s highly publicized missile tests, relatively little is known about the actual size and capabilities of its… Continue reading

Cambodia – Billions of Dollars from China.

Investment Figures Show Billions of Dollars from China. China’s Premier Wen Jiabao, Cambodia‘s Prime Minister Hun Sen, during an official welcoming ceremony in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012. (AP) China has… Continue reading

Cambodia: Many Thanks to the UN General Assembly!

Cambodia’s UN Security Council bid falls short. The UN General Assembly votes on non-permanent members for the powerful Security Council. Photograph: Phnom Penh Post After more than a year of bitter campaigning, Cambodia… Continue reading

Do Cambodia’s arrivals really improve?

Tourist statistics in August showed arrivals from Laos to Cambodia almost doubled, while arrivals from Thailand continued to grow but at a much slower rate. Cambodia’s Statistics and Tourist Information Department, Ministry of… Continue reading

Cambodia’s Debt by Year, Country and Organization.

Cambodia‘s overall debt from 1993 till end of 2011 amounts to 4,405,853,139 USD. These are the main creditors of Cambodia since 1993: Worldbank (WB):       704 million   US $ ADB (Asian Development Bank):      1,162… Continue reading