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Tanzania Population 2014

Tanzania 2014

Yearbook 2014 Tanzania. According to Countryaah.com, Tanzania population in 2020 is estimated at 59,734,229. President Jakaya Kikwete reformed the government in January after the death of the finance minister and four other ministers were...

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...

Switzerland Population 2014

Switzerland 2014

Yearbook 2014 Switzerland. According to Countryaah.com, Switzerland population in 2020 is estimated at 8,654,633. Two referendums on immigration were held during the year with conflicting results. In February, the issue concerned the reintroduction of...

Sweden Population 2014

Sweden Automotive Industry

The automotive industry is an essential part of the engineering industry. By the middle of the 20th century, most types of transport equipment could be manufactured inland. The models were designed here, most components...

Suriname Population 2014

Suriname 2014

Yearbook 2014 Suriname. According to Countryaah.com, Suriname population in 2020 is estimated at 586,643. Dino Bouterse, President Desi Bouterses’s son, pleaded guilty to drug smuggling, illegal weapons possession and international terrorism at a New...

Sudan Population 2014

Sudan 2014

Yearbook 2014 Sudan. According to Countryaah.com, Sudan population in 2020 is estimated at 43,849,271. President Omar al-Bashir’s government struggled with economic problems, diplomatic isolation and ongoing conflicts in the country. In January, riots were...

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...

Spain Population 2014

Spain 2014

Yearbook 2014 Spain. In the EU elections in May, a new EU-critical left party, Podemos, caused a minor shock wave by taking 8% of the vote and becoming the fourth largest party. Podemos, who...

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...

South Africa Population 2014

South Africa 2014

Yearbook 2014 South Africa. At the beginning of the year, some 70,000 miners went on strike with demands for higher wages, and the work was paralyzed at the platinum mines, where more than one-sixth...

Somalia Population 2014

Somalia 2014

Yearbook 2014 Somalia. In January, in the autonomous Puntland, Parliament elected a new president. In the third round of voting, Abdiweli Mohamed Ali received one vote more than the incumbent President, Abdirahman Mohamed Farole....

Solomon Islands Population 2014

Solomon Islands 2014

Yearbook 2014 Solomon Islands. According to Countryaah.com, Solomon Islands population in 2020 is estimated at 686,895. Former Prosecutor Frank Kabui was re-elected in May as Governor-General. In November, parliamentary elections were held when 32...

Slovenia Population 2014

Slovenia 2014

Yearbook 2014 Slovenia. At a party congress in the largest government party in Positive Slovenia in April, the leader, Prime Minister Alenka Bratušek, was dismissed from the party leader post. As a result, the...

Slovakia Population 2014

Slovakia 2014

Yearbook 2014 Slovakia. According to Countryaah.com, Slovakia population in 2020 is estimated at 5,459,653. Prime Minister Robert Fico decided to stand in this year’s presidential election and first looked like a winner in public...

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...

Sierra Leone Population 2014

Sierra Leone 2014

Yearbook 2014 Sierra Leone. Together with neighboring Liberia and Guinea, Sierra Leone was the country most affected by the Ebola outbreak that began in February. Towards the end of the year, the UN announced...

Seychelles Population 2014

Seychelles 2014

Yearbook 2014 Seychelles. According to Countryaah.com, Seychelles population in 2020 is estimated at 98,358. The Seychelles, whose economy is largely dependent on fishing, received a patrol boat from China during the year. The vessel...

Serbia Population 2014

Serbia 2014

Yearbook 2014 Serbia. Negotiations between the EU and Serbia on Serbian membership in the Union began formally in January. It was a symbolically important step towards integration in Europe, although it was expected to...

Senegal Population 2014

Senegal 2014

Yearbook 2014 Senegal. In January, the country’s fleet seized a Russian fishing vessel accused of illegal fishing in Senegal’s territorial waters. After the owner paid a fine of US $ 1.2 million, the ship...

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...

Sao Tome and Principe Population 2014

Sao Tome and Principe 2014

Yearbook 2014 São Tomé and Principe. In January, the country’s health minister Leonel Pontes was fired by President Manuel Pinto da Costa. According to Countryaah.com, Sao Tome and Principe population in 2020 is estimated...

San Marino Population 2014

San Marino 2014

Yearbook 2014 San Marino. According to Countryaah.com, San Marino population in 2020 is estimated at 33,942. A former head of state and government, the doctor Pietro Berti, was sentenced in September to four years...

Samoa Population 2014

Samoa 2014

Yearbook 2014 Samoa. During the year, Samoa hosted a UN conference on the needs of small island nations, with around 3,000 delegates from close to 200 countries participating. According to Countryaah.com, Samoa population in...

Saint Vincent and The Grenadines Population 2014

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 2014

Yearbook 2014 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. In February, senior representatives of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Grenada and Saint Lucia met to discuss joint investments in the telecom sector. According to Countryaah.com, Saint...

Saint Lucia Population 2014

Saint Lucia 2014

Yearbook 2014 Saint Lucia. In March, disaster status was announced due to water shortages in the northern part of the island. Despite rain during the following months, the situation did not improve. In July,...

Saint Kitts and Nevis Population 2014

Saint Kitts and Nevis 2014

Yearbook 2014 Saint Christopher and Nevis. In January, it was announced that Saint Christopher and Nevis had submitted an application for membership in ALBA, a partner organization for Latin American and Caribbean countries. The...

Rwanda Population 2014

Rwanda 2014

Yearbook 2014 Rwanda. According to Countryaah.com, Rwanda population in 2020 is estimated at 12,952,229. The 20th anniversary of the genocide of 800,000 people was killed in April. President Paul Kagame again singled out France...

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...

Romania Population 2014

Romania 2014

Yearbook 2014 Romania. In a report, the European Commission expressed doubts about the independence of the Romanian judiciary, but former Prime Minister Adrian Nastase was sentenced to four years in prison at the beginning...

Republic Of The Congo Population 2014

Republic of the Congo 2014

Yearbook 2014 Congo. In April, the authorities launched an operation targeting both criminal and paperless immigrants. According to Countryaah.com, Republic of the Congo population in 2020 is estimated at 5,518,098. The vast majority of...

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...

Portugal Population 2014

Portugal 2014

Yearbook 2014 Portugal. According to Countryaah.com, Portugal population in 2020 is estimated at 10,196,720. Portuguese football legend Eusébio da Silva Ferreira died in January at the age of 71. Eusébio was one of the...

Poland Population 2014

Poland 2014

A few hours flight away, Poland is a historical cultural destination and will surprise the tourist with its diversity. There are several UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Poland and we will explore six of...

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...

Peru Population 2014

Peru 2014

Yearbook 2014 Peru. On November 24, the Supreme Court unanimously decided to reject a request by former President Alberto Fujimori to alleviate his 25-year prison sentence from 2009. The motivation was that there was...

Paraguay Population 2014

Paraguay 2014

Yearbook 2014 Paraguay. According to Countryaah.com, Paraguay population in 2020 is estimated at 7,132,549. The social and political tensions in rural areas increased during the year. Particularly in the poor central part of the...

Papua New Guinea Population 2014

Papua New Guinea 2014

Yearbook 2014 Papua New Guinea. At the beginning of the year, protests erupted in the asylum seeker detention camps set up by Australia on the Papuan island of Manus. Demonstrations rioted, many detainees broke...

Panama Population 2014

Panama 2014

Yearbook 2014 Panama. According to Countryaah.com, Panama population in 2020 is estimated at 4,314,778. Vice President Juan Carlos Varela of the Panamist Party (PPA) unexpectedly won the May 4 presidential election. So far, everything...