Category: Asia

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The 10 best surf spots in the world

Whether in summer or in any other season: surfing is a popular hobby that is practiced all over the world. Not only is this sport particularly exciting for outsiders to look at, it is...

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India Political System

Form of government and constitution According to its constitution, India sees itself as a “sovereign, socialist, secular, democratic republic” based on “justice, freedom, equality and fraternity”. It organizes the political, social and economic concerns...

Culture and swimming in Bali

Culture and swimming in Bali

Take a tour around the island to see its versatile yet overlooked wonders. Explore lots of green rice fields and see Mount Batur volcanic lake. Discover Balinese culture during a traditional display and visit...

Shangri-La's Rasa Ria Resort & Spa

Hotels in Malaysia

Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa Kota Kinabalu It is dawn, and you are seated in a tower as the majestic new sun rises over Mount Kinabalu in the distance. This is the best...

Thailand and Laos

Thailand and Laos

Wonderful lazy days await you after a trip in Thailand to the famous Golden Triangle and an exciting journey along the mighty Mekong River. Our trip to Thailand and Laos includes highlights in two...

Yemen Population 2014

Yemen 2014

Yearbook 2014 Yemen. Despite ongoing reconciliation attempts, fighting continued to rage on several fronts in Yemen, and the political crisis worsened. According to Countryaah.com, Yemen population in 2020 is estimated at 29,825,975. The Shiite...

Vietnam Population 2014

Vietnam 2014

Yearbook 2014 Vietnam. In January, 30 people were sentenced to death for smuggling 2 tonnes of heroin in the largest drug trial in the country’s history. That same month, the country’s largest fraud target...

Uzbekistan Population 2014

Uzbekistan 2014

Yearbook 2014 Uzbekistan. According to Countryaah.com, Uzbekistan population in 2020 is estimated at 33,469,214. Uzbekistan was ranked as the third worst country in the world in freedom of the press. According to Freedom House,...

United Arab Emirates Population 2014

United Arab Emirates 2014

Yearbook 2014 United Arab Emirates. In Dubai, the year began with a world record that was recorded by Guinness’s record book when half a million rockets were fired in six minutes along a roughly...

Turkmenistan Population 2014

Turkmenistan 2014

Yearbook 2014 Turkmenistan. According to Countryaah.com, Turkmenistan population in 2020 is estimated at 6,031,211. President Gurbanguli Berdimuchammedov dismissed the head of the state gas company in January, claiming that he had not done enough...

Turkey Population 2014

Turkey 2014

Yearbook 2014 Turkey. A police investigation presented shortly before the New Year and pointed out leading government representatives for corruption hit hard back during the year against people with ties to the investigators. In...

Thailand Population 2014

Thailand 2014

Yearbook 2014 Thailand is a country located in Southeastern Asia. See map on Digopaul. On May 22, the military took power in the country. The government was set aside and the constitution was repealed....

Tajikistan Population 2014

Tajikistan 2014

Yearbook 2014 Tajikistan. The repression of freedom of opinion and opinion continued. According to Countryaah.com, Tajikistan population in 2020 is estimated at 9,537,656. The National Security Committee increased control over content in media and...

Taiwan Population 2014

Taiwan 2014

Yearbook 2014 Taiwan. According to Countryaah.com, Taiwan population in 2020 is estimated at 23,816,786. Taiwan and China took an important step towards improving relations between the countries when the first government-level meeting since 1949...

Syria Population 2014

Syria 2014

Yearbook 2014 Syria. The war in Syria went on in its fourth year without any signs of relief. In what was described as the world’s worst refugee disaster, 10 million people, almost half the...

Sri Lanka Population 2014

Sri Lanka 2014

Yearbook 2014 Sri Lanka. The year was marked by religious contradictions and violence between mainly extremist Buddhists and Muslims. According to Countryaah.com, Sri Lanka population in 2020 is estimated at 21,413,260. The country was...

South Korea Population 2014

South Korea 2014

Yearbook 2014 South Korea. According to Countryaah.com, South Korea population in 2020 is estimated at 51,269,196. A ferry disaster that occurred in April became a national trauma that caused great anger against the government...

Singapore Population 2014

Singapore 2014

Yearbook 2014 Singapore. In January, one of Singapore Airlines’ super-jet planes, an Airbus A380 with 467 passengers aboard, was forced to land in Azerbaijan during a flight from London when the pressure in the...

Saudi Arabia Population 2014

Saudi Arabia 2014

Yearbook 2014 Saudi Arabia. The increasingly serious security situation in the region left traces in both domestic and foreign policy. Concerns over Saudis taking part in the fighting in Syria were assumed to be...

Russia Population 2014

Russia 2014

Yearbook 2014 Russian Federation. It was a dramatic year of Russian war in Ukraine, annexation of the Crimean Peninsula and conflict with the EU, NATO and the US. The Kremlin threatened more or less...

Qatar Population 2014

Qatar 2014

Yearbook 2014 Qatar. According to Countryaah.com, Qatar population in 2020 is estimated at 2,881,064. Qatar was unusually heavily employed by the outside world during the year. The country’s support for the Muslim Brotherhood in...

Philippines Population 2014

Philippines 2014

Yearbook 2014 Philippines. In January, the Muslim guerrilla MILF (Moro’s Islamic Liberation Front) and the government signed a disarmament agreement in exchange for Muslim autonomy on parts of the island of Mindanao in the...

Pakistan Population 2014

Pakistan 2014

Yearbook 2014 Pakistan. The year was marked by violent assaults and failed peace negotiations. According to Countryaah.com, Pakistan population in 2020 is estimated at 220,892,351. Nearly 800,000 people were forced to flee in the...

Oman Population 2014

Oman 2014

Yearbook 2014 Oman. According to Countryaah.com, Oman population in 2020 is estimated at 5,106,637. Sultan Qabus ibn Said traveled to Germany in July where he was told to undergo medical tests. No details were...

North Korea Population 2014

North Korea 2014

Yearbook 2014 North Korea. In February, a commission of inquiry by the UN Human Rights Council presented a report concluding that the regime in Pyongyang was guilty of crimes against humanity. The investigation was...

Nepal Population 2014

Nepal 2014

Yearbook 2014 Nepal. In January, the Election Commission determined the result of the November 2013 election and the new Constituent Assembly took office. In February, Sushil Koirala, leader of the Nepalese Congress Party (NC),...

Myanmar Population 2014

Myanmar 2014

Yearbook 2014 Burma. According to Countryaah.com, Myanmar population in 2020 is estimated at 54,409,811. Burma took another step on the international stage during the year. In January, the country became chairman of the regional...

Mongolia Population 2014

Mongolia 2014

Yearbook 2014 Mongolia. According to Countryaah.com, Mongolia population in 2020 is estimated at 3,278,301. A conflict was going on between the state and foreign mining companies regarding the licenses for mining, which slowed investment...

Maldives Population 2014

Maldives 2014

Yearbook 2014 Maldives. In April Mohamed Nazim, Minister of Defense and National Security, announced that all illegal immigrants in the country would be sent back to their respective countries. According to the minister, special,...

Malaysia Population 2014

Malaysia 2014

Yearbook 2014 Malaysia. According to Countryaah.com, Malaysia population in 2020 is estimated at 32,366,010. Two serious accidents hit Malaysia Airlines national airline during the year. The first occurred on March 8 when a passenger...

Lebanon Population 2014

Lebanon 2014

Yearbook 2014 Lebanon. The war in Syria characterized Lebanon, in which existing contradictions deepened and contributed to the political crisis and regular fighting. The refugee disaster in the region also continued to put enormous...

Laos Population 2014

Laos 2014

Yearbook 2014 Laos. According to Countryaah.com, Laos population in 2020 is estimated at 7,275,571. Defense Minister Douangchay Phichit, who was also Deputy Prime Minister, was among the 17 people who died in an air...

Kyrgyzstan Population 2014

Kyrgyzstan 2014

Yearbook 2014 Kyrgyzstan. According to Countryaah.com, Kyrgyzstan population in 2020 is estimated at 6,524,206. The government sharpened its attitude to Islamist groups during the year compared to its previously relatively permissive attitude. President Almazbek...

Kuwait Population 2014

Kuwait 2014

Yearbook 2014 Kuwait. According to Countryaah.com, Kuwait population in 2020 is estimated at 4,270,582. The power struggle within the ruling royal family that led to the dissolution of the parliament and the reformation of...

Kazakhstan Population 2014

Kazakhstan 2014

Yearbook 2014 Kazakhstan. According to Countryaah.com, Kazakhstan population in 2020 is estimated at 18,776,718. President Nursultan Nazarbayev maintained his authoritarian grip on power. The independent newspaper Pravdivaja Gazeta was closed during the year. At...

Jordan Population 2014

Jordan 2014

Yearbook 2014 Jordan. According to Countryaah.com, Jordan population in 2020 is estimated at 10,203,145. The number of refugees from Syria’s civil war continued to rise. By the end of the year, there were over...

Japan Population 2014

Japan 2014

Yearbook 2014 Japan. During the year, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his government continued their efforts to turn the Japanese economy upwards again. Japan is plagued with huge government debt (albeit mainly to domestic...

Israel Population 2014

Israel 2014

Yearbook 2014 Israel. According to Countryaah.com, Israel population in 2020 is estimated at 8,655,546. The tense situation between Israel and Palestine worsened during the year as a new armed conflict began between Israel and...