For the average sales, in 1970’s it was $0.5 billion dollars. But in the 1980’s the average sales almost quadrupled showing $1.9 billion dollars. But this is nothing to surprise compared to 1990’s. In the 1990’s average sales increased dramatically. Samsung recorded $16 billion dollars.
It earns money for global TNCs, the majority of which are from the developed world. Out of the 500 largest TNCs in 2010, 140 were from the USA and they had combined revenues of nearly $7 trillion. This huge wealth allows the USA to afford the most technologically advanced, and most global, military in the world. For instance the USA has 11 nuclear-powered aircraft carriers. Secondly, the military factor allows the country to project power over the world and essentially gives the country an access to nuclear arms.
South Korea quickly evolved themselves into modern city since 1960s. In terms of transportation, South Korea has a technologically advanced transport network consisting of high-speed railways, bus routes, and air routes that enable people to travel around the country. In technology, and in particular, communication technology, South Korean corporations Samsung and LG were ranked first and third largest mobile phone companies in the world in the first quarter of 2012, respectively. According to statistics, it is estimated that 90% of South Koreans own a mobile phone. South Korea also has the fastest Internet download speeds in the world, with an average download speed of 17.5 Mbit.
1. Location and Geography - North Korea lies in the northern part of the Korean Peninsula. It's latitude and longitude is about 40*N and 127*E. North Korea shares borders with China and Russia and covers as much as 120,540 square kilometers. North Korea is made up of mountains and highlands. 2.Demography - The life expectancy of a female in North Korea is about 65 years old and for a male in North Korea, it's about 72 years old.
The Basque Autonomous Community ranks first in Spain in terms of per capita income, with gross domestic product (GDP) per capita being 40% higher than that of the European Union and 33.8% higher than Spain's average in 2010. Rich iron ore deposits, forests, and ample availability of hydraulic energy from water spurred the region’s industrial development. Basque iron foundries and shipyards dated from the Middle Ages. The industries, together with trade, transport, and later firearms were the bedrock of the economy. In the 15th century, the Basque Country became the leading iron producing region of Spain and one of the most important in Europe.
Great Britain is split into 5 main countries, Scotland, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Wales and England. Each of which has different sized populations. In this essay I will be talking about the population the U.K and explain my theories on why some areas are more densely populated than others. The U.K has an entire land mass off 243,000 square kilometres with an average density of 255 people per square kilometre. The current population is 64.1 million people and it is the 53rd most populated country in the world.
However, whether or not China’s industry experienced a process of profound and radical change between 1949 and 1962 is a debatable topic, which can be argued either way. Firstly, it can be argued that the growth of manufactured goods transformed Chinese industry during the 1950s. The main aim of The First Five-Year Plan, which occurred between 1952-1956, was to industrialize china and concentrated on developing the growth of heavy industries such as coal, steel and iron. These materials were vital to build roads and other means of transportation. To a certain extent, the industry of China had been transformed within this period, particularly due to the advancement of these heavy industries.
What impacts did Immigration have on Jacksonian America? Jacksonian America is considered to have been one of the most important historical periods in America. It was marked by prosperity in different areas (Zinn, 2005). Jacksonian period inspired much of American during the eight year period. This was a symbolic period because the rise of President Jackson from backwoods of Carolina to the highest office in the land showed that anyone, no matter the social status, could accomplish what one wanted in America.
This neighborhood had a great influence on South Korea’s development mostly hindering economic growth. However, despite its historically volatile location the country is the most industrialized member country of the OECD. Republic of Korea is the only nation in the world which turned from a recipient of OECD aid into a member of donor committee. Many economists describe South Korea’s economic transformation from poverty to one of Asia’s biggest economies as “The Miracle on the Han River” referring to South Korea's postwar export-fueled economic growth including rapid industrialization, technological achievement, large rise in living standards and education and success in sports. This miracle has become a reality because of 5-year Economic Development Plans which helped mobilizing national resources in establishing a self-supporting industrial economy.
Do you have a strong desire to visit some historical relics? II. Why not take account of the LiJiang Ancient City? III. The old town of LiJiang is not only known as one of the most well-preserved four big old towns, but aslo famous for its special culture and magnificent sceneries.