The Legal Marijuana Market Will Hit $6.7 Billion In Sales In 2016
Recreational marijuana sales jumped 184% last year. Just how big is the market for legal pot? A new report by a leading marijuana industry investment and research firm found legal cannabis sales jumpe...
Powerful Earthquake Rocks Chile
A deadly 8.3-magnitude earthquake struck Chile, forcing a million to evacuate and triggering tsunami warnings in California and Hawaii. Chile's emergency office said there were no initial reports of c...
The 50 Most Violent Cities In The World
Latin America holds the disreputable top spot. There is a brand new ranking of the world's most violent cities from Mexico's Citizens' Council for Public Security and Criminal Justice. A full one-thi...
Latin America
Discover and travel in Latin America. Chile, Peru, Venezuela, Argentina, Republica Dominicana, Costa Rica. http://juancarlosrogersb.blogspot.com.
BRICS
BRICS is the acronym for an association of five major emerging national economies: Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. The grouping was originally known as "BRIC" before the inclusion of So...
BRICS - Wikipedia
G-20 major economies
The Group of Twenty (also known as the G-20 or G20) is an international forum for the governments and central bank governors from 20 major economies. The members, shown highlighted on the map at right...
G-20 major economies - Wikipedia
G8
The Group of Seven (G7, formerly G8) is a governmental forum of leading advanced economies in the world. It was originally formed by six leading industrial countries and subsequently extended with two...
G8 - Wikipedia
Least developed country
A least developed country (LDC) is a country that, according to the United Nations, exhibits the lowest indicators of socioeconomic development, with the lowest Human Development Index ratings of all ...
Least developed country - Wikipedia
The Legal Marijuana Market Will Hit $6.7 Billion In Sales In 2016
Recreational marijuana sales jumped 184% last year. Just how big is the market for legal pot? A new report by a leading marijuana industry investment and research firm found legal cannabis sales jumpe...
2001 Raid on Armando Diaz
The raid on the "Armando Diaz" School took place during the 27th G8 meeting in Genoa in 2001 in the district of Albaro, Genoa. The school building was the temporary headquarters of the Genoa Social Fo...
2001 Raid on Armando Diaz - Wikipedia
Powerful Earthquake Rocks Chile
A deadly 8.3-magnitude earthquake struck Chile, forcing a million to evacuate and triggering tsunami warnings in California and Hawaii. Chile's emergency office said there were no initial reports of c...
Periphery countries
In World Systems Theory, the periphery countries (sometimes referred to as just the periphery) are those that are less developed than the semi-periphery and core countries. These countries usually re...
Periphery countries - Wikipedia
Medang Kingdom
The Medang or Mataram Kingdom was a Javanese Hindu–Buddhist kingdom that flourished between the 8th and 10th centuries. It was based in Central Java, and later in East Java. Established by King Sanjay...
Medang Kingdom - Wikipedia
3G (countries)
3G countries or Global Growth Generating countries are 11 countries which have been identified as sources of growth potential and of profitable investment opportunities.
Prepared in February 2011,...
Emerging markets
An emerging market is a country that has some characteristics of a developed market, but does not meet standards to be a developed market. This includes countries that may be developed markets in the ...
Emerging markets - Wikipedia
VISTA (economics)
VISTA is an acronym for Vietnam, Indonesia, South Africa, Turkey, Argentina. It is used in economics in discussing emerging markets. The concept was first proposed in 2006 by BRICs Economic Research I...
VISTA (economics) - Wikipedia
NACAr
NACAr is a country grouping reportedly proposed by Australian and Norwegian economists, consisting of Norway, Australia, Canada and Argentina. NACAR countries are characterized by middle to high incom...
Romance-speaking Africa
Romance-speaking Africa or Latin Africa consists of the countries and territories in Africa whose official or main languages are Romance ones, and countries which have significant populations that spe...
Romance-speaking Africa - Wikipedia
List of longest-serving G8 leaders
This is a list of the longest serving heads of government or heads of state in the G7. The G7 leaders are the Prime Minister of Canada, the President of France, the Chancellor of Germany, the Prime M...
List of longest-serving G8 leaders - Wikipedia
Organisation internationale de la Francophonie
The Organisation internationale de la Francophonie (OIF), known informally and more commonly as La Francophonie (or, more simply, Francophonie), is an international organizati...
Organisation internationale de la Francophonie - Wikipedia
List of countries and capitals with currency and language
This is a list of sovereign states and dependent territories of the world by continent, displayed with their respective national flags and capitals, and including their respective currencies and nativ...
Romanians
Romanians (dated: Rumanians or Roumanians; in Romanian: români [roˈmɨnʲ] or — historically, but now a seldom-used regionalism — rumâni; dated exonym: Vlachs) are a nation and ethnic group native t...
Romanians - Wikipedia
Developed market
In investing, a developed market is a country that is most developed in terms of its economy and capital markets. The country must be high income, but this also includes openness to foreign ownershi...
List of Andorrans
Andorrans who are notable include:
List of Andorrans - Wikipedia
Hispanophone
Hispanophone (Spanish: hispanohablantes, hispanoparlantes or hispanófono; also castellanohablantes, castellanoparlantes, or castellanófonos) or Hispanosphere denotes Spanish language speakers and ...
Hispanophone - Wikipedia
France
France (/fræns/; French: [fʁɑ̃s]), officially the French Republic (French: République française [ʁepyblik fʁɑ̃sɛz]), is a unitary...
France - Wikipedia
2009 BRIC summit
The inaugural BRIC summit took place in Yekaterinburg, Russia on June 16, 2009. The four heads of government from the BRIC countries attended.
The acronym BRIC (for Brazil, Russia, India, China) w...
2009 BRIC summit - Wikipedia