South America Business
South America

South America Business

Economy From the early 1980s, South America experienced a severe debt crisis, which diminished the ability of countries to pursue independent economic policies. The rise in oil prices from 1972 and easy access to loans led to a 15-fold increase in Latin American debt abroad during this decade. After that, the loan sources disappeared; When […]

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The 10 most dangerous bridges in the world

Suspension bridges, motorway bridges, pedestrian bridges – there are many types of bridges, but which bridges are the most dangerous and where can they be found? 10th place – the “Indoboard Bridge” (Indonesia) This bridge has to be listed among the top ten most dangerous bridges in the world, because as its name suggests, it […]

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Venezuela Business

According to Countryaah, Venezuela’s economy is heavily dominated by oil production, and for a long time in the 20th century the country was the world’s largest exporter of oil. This has created a strong alignment of business and oil dependency for both the state and business, which has historically made the economy in the country […]

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Uruguay
South America

Uruguay Business

Business Uruguay is traditionally an agricultural country, mainly focused on livestock farming. Low world demand for the country’s export goods, mainly meat, and high interest rates led to reduced exports in the 1980s. This, together with the burdensome external debt, forced a comprehensive restructuring program in 1990 according to the World Bank’s recommendations. Economic problems […]

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Suriname
South America

Suriname Business

Economic policy has tended to be so expansionist that it has led to large deficits in the state budget and balance of payments and high inflation (23.8% in 2003). A more restrictive and liberalizing policy was attempted from 1993, but it had to be partially abandoned after a while. In 2004, agriculture (including forestry and […]

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Peru
South America

Peru Business

Business Following a crisis in the 1980s, a rigorous stabilization and restructuring program was introduced during the 1990s with comprehensive economic reforms, such as the privatization of virtually all state-owned companies, liberalization of markets, creation of a freer and safer investment climate, investment in export-led growth and wide opening. to the outside world. The result […]

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Paraguay
South America

Paraguay Business

Paraguay is a developing country with agriculture, trade and light industry as the main trade routes. Much of the economic activity in the country takes place on an informal basis. Among other things, poor border control and corruption makes re-export of consumer goods an attractive business for many. Because of the large, informal sector, the […]

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Guyana
South America

Guyana Business

Business During the 1970s, large parts of Guyana’s business were nationalized, such as the mining and sugar industries that dominated for many years. However, economic problems in the form of rising oil prices and falling bauxite and sugar prices led to the country facing economic collapse in the late 1980s. In 1989, a reform program […]

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Ecuador
South America

Ecuador Business

Business Despite rich resources, Ecuador is a relatively poor country. The country’s economy is highly dependent on a few export goods (oil and bananas) and therefore very sensitive to changes in the world market price of these. In the 1970s, oil recovery replaced agriculture as the most economically important sector; oil now accounts for half […]

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Colombia
South America

Colombia Business

Like most other Latin American countries, Colombia has since 1989 liberalized its economic policy through free trade agreements with neighboring countries, facilitating foreign capital and a more and more market-oriented domestic policy. Expanding oil recovery and some diversification of business have to some extent limited the social costs of this economic policy. According to countryaah, […]

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Chile
South America

Chile Business

Business In Chile, there is a partly extreme market economy, combined with some state enterprise. The military regime returned the activities of the Allende government socialized into private ownership. Private investment, especially of foreign capital, has been encouraged in order to build up capital-intensive industries and develop the mining sector. Since the mid-1980s, the country’s […]

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Brazil
South America

Brazil Business

Colonization is taking off According to Countryaah, over time, two forms of agricultural production developed. Partly the cleared fields, granjas, and the large plantations, fazendas that grew export crops – especially sugar cane. Despite the favorable conditions, it took a long time for the plantations to become truly profitable. It was due to the lack […]

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Bolivia
South America

Bolivia Business

Agriculture Agriculture employs approx. 45% of the workforce and 15% of GDP. The industry is mostly run by traditional and labor-intensive methods, with low mechanization and low productivity. Bolivia has small areas suitable for cultivation and most of this is on Altiplano where the climatic conditions are not very suitable. Most potatoes, maize, wheat and […]

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Argentina
South America

Argentina Business

Business Argentina, which has significant and export-oriented agriculture as well as a diversified industry, is Latin America’s third largest economy after Brazil and Mexico. Although the country’s share of the continent’s total GDP has fallen somewhat since the 1970s, partly due to a slower rate of population growth, it is still high. Development of Argentina’s […]

Rio de Janeiro Attractions
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Rio de Janeiro Attractions and Tourist

Attractions in Rio de Janeiro No one should doubt that there are not enough sights and attractions in and near mighty Rio de Janeiro. As elsewhere in Brazil you will find fantastic scenery and beaches of course. But Rio also has culture and city, as well as one of the world’s most famous statues! See […]