The seaport of Rotterdam is the largest in the world, transhipping tens of millions of tonnes of goods per year. And Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the fourth largest airport in Europe for both passenger and goods traffic. Dutch transport companies are clustered around the two main import and export centres: Amsterdam Schiphol Airport and the seaport of Rotterdam. The best-known transport companies are Nedlloyd, Frans Maas and Smit International. The world’s oldest national airline, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, had to merge with French airline Air France in 2003.
More recently, Dhaka’s population grew from 3.26 million in 1980 to a staggering 10.16 million in 2000. According to recent data, Dhaka is home to almost 15.391 million people (CIA World Factbook 2016). This means more than 10% of the total national population lives in Dhaka. All these people live in an area of 1463.60 square kilometer. Thus the population density is about 19,447 per square kilometer (Wikipedia).
With more than 80 million people in the mid-1980s, Mexico's overall population density exceeds 110 per square mile. More than half of its inhabitants live in the country's central core, while the arid north and the tropical south are sparsely settled. The stereotype of Mexico is that it is a country with a population consisting mainly of subsistence farmers has little validity. Petroleum and tourism dominate the economy, and industrialization is increasing in many parts of the nation. Internal migration from the countryside has caused urban centers to grow dramatically: more than two thirds of all Mexicans now live in cities.
1.1 Facts and figures of Britain’s financial services industry: There are more overseas banks in London than in any other city in the world: 555 branches, subsidiaries and representative offices at the end of February 1999. Financial services account for almost 7 per cent of Britain’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Net overseas earnings of Britain’s financial sector reached a record £25,200 million in 1997. The London Stock Exchange is the largest market in the world for trading foreign equities, accounting for 63 per cent of global turnover. London is one of the world’s three major international bond centres.
Furthermore, the population growth rate in 2010 is 1.136%, which ranked 117th in the world (CIA, Word Factbook). Despite of the potent family planning program that has been implemented since 1960s, the population is expected to grow to 254 million by year 2020 and will increase to 288 million in 2050 (United Unions, 2009). The largest ethnic group in Indonesia is Javanese, which consists of 40.6% of the total population (CIA Factbook). Due to their large and important presence in the society, Javanese have prevailed in cultural and political game. Because of this, the majority of the people is Muslim (86.1%) and followed by Protestant (5.7%) (CIA, CIA Factbook).
Out of these, the two largest ethnic groups are Moroccans and Turks, together accounting for around 45% of total citizens with foreign origins. Largest city in Belgium is Antwerp with population of over 500.000 citizens. Next are Ghent and Charleroi with over 200.000 citizens. The Brussels is administratively represented by City of Brussels (population over 170.000) and Schaerbeek (population over 130.000). Bruges, Anderlecht and Namur each have population of over 100.000.
In the USA market, Wal-Mart, the world’s leading retail chain has about 8 per cent share amounts to USD 2,350 billion. Similarly in the UK market, TESCO has a market share of 13 per cent amounts to USD 406 billion. Globally, the main value propositions that most of the retailers use are low-price, ‘all-under-one-roof’ convenience and ‘neighborhood’ availability. The modern retail gives the benefits of increased productivity, economic growth, capital investment, job creation and exports. The global retail industry employs more than 150 million people and contributes about 9 per cent to Global GDP directly and another 20 per cent indirectly.
The total population of Indonesia is 248,845,008 people with a population growth rate of 103% per year. This population is made up of many diverse ethnic groups, such as the Javanese, who make up the majority of the population. The Sundanese, Madurese, Minangkabau, Betawi, Bugis, Banten, and Banjar are other... ... middle of paper ... ...4 Indian Ocean Tsunami." Do Something. N.p., n.d.
(Ning) II. Population Australia is an independent Western democracy with a population of more than 20 million (20,264,082). Base on some general statistic, its birth rate is 12.14 births/1,000 populations, and population growth rate is 0.85 %. In land area, Australia is the sixth largest nation after Russia, Canada, China, the United States of America and Brazil. It is one of the world’s most urbanized countries, with about 70 per cent of the population living in the 10 largest cities.
It is officially known as the Republic of Korea and its capital and largest city is Seoul. Korea is roughly 1,000 kilometers long and encompasses around 222,154 square kilometers in total. South Korea's terrain is mostly mountainous. (Government, Geography and Climate, 2012) Demographics South Korea is one of the most densely populated countries in the world; the population density of the country is about 1,271 people per square mile. The current population of the Republic of Korea is about 50.004 million people in 2013, which is an approximate 0.45% increase from the population taken in the last census.