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United Kingdom General Election, 2015

The 2015 United Kingdom general election will be held on 7th May 2015. There are 650 seats in the House of Commons, and 326 of these seats are needed to be won by one party for a majority. Seats held by Major Parties The Conservative Party currently holds 303 seats The Labour Party currently holds 257 …

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The Philippines One Year Multiple Entry Tourist Visa

The Philippines One Year Multiple Entry Visa The one year multiple entry visa only lets you stay up to 59 days per visit. It is designed for frequent visitors, who stay for more than 30 days, but no more than 59 days at a time. A visitor who stays for under 30 days on each …

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Davao City the largest City in the World

The Top Ten Largest Cities In The World by Area

The Top Ten Largest Cities In The World by area According to www.davaocity.gov.ph Davao City, reputedly the largest city in the world, has an area of 244,000 hectares (2,444 square kilometers). Davao City – 2,444 square kilometers Population – 1,449,296 Density – 593 According to: http://www.therichest.com/rich-list/nation/the-top-ten-largest-cities-in-the-world, the worlds largest cities by area are: 1. New …

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Tourist Visa for Thailand

How long can a Tourist stay in Thailand? That question does confuse some people, and we see many answers. For example: From the Thai Embassy website: 3. Validity of a visa The validity of a visa is 3 months (single entry) or 6 months (double or triple entries) So, is the answer is up to …

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Sydney or London, which is the cheapest cost of living

Calculation of Comparative Cost of Living in Two Cities comparing costs to the Average Income after tax More Expensive in Sydney Restaurants: Water (0.33 liter bottle): Sydney is 1.03 times the cost in London Restaurants: Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle): Sydney is 1.04 times the cost in London Markets: Tomato (1kg): Sydney is 1.05 times the …

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Midea Washing Machine Error Codes

Midea MT700W Washing Machine Error Codes F0 Turn off power, wait 5 minutes, turn on power and start again F2 EEPROM fail. It needs a Repair E1 Not enough water pressure. Turn on water tap, or increase water flow. E2 Draining has not finished correctly. Check drain hose, and clear if required. E3 Lid not …

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Cost of Living Comparison Manila v Brisbane

Manila or Brisbane, which is the cheapest cost of living Calculation of Comparative Cost of Living in Two Cities comparing costs to the Average Income after tax More Expensive in Manila Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) is 1.01 times the Brisbane cost Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre is 1.08 times …

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House Prices Caloocan 435k

Median House Prices in Manila, Philippines

Median House Prices Metro Manila, Philippines A report from Lamudi, a large Philippine property advertising site, showing the cheapest and most expensive suburbs in Metro Manila has shown us the following top four Manila Cities. For comparison to Australian readers, I have also shown the equivalent Australian converted $ value for each of these four. …

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Average Wages 1985

Average Annual Wages in 1985 Average Annual Wages Australia 1985 Australia: A$18,491 Adults – All abs.gov Australia: A$20,639 Adults – Full Time abs.gov Average Annual Wages UK 1985 UK: £8,890 bbc.co.uk UK: £10,660 London bbc.co.uk Average Annual Wages USA 1985 USA: $16,822 ssa.gov

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Marinade: Lemon Honey Soy

Lemon Honey Soy Marinade Ingredients 1 clove garlic, peeled and crushed ⅓ cup soy sauce 2 tablespoons sesame oil 2 tablespoons lemon juice 2 tablespoons honey Method Place garlic, soy sauce, oil, lemon juice and honey in a bowl and whisk to combine. Place meat of choice in a ceramic or glass dish. Pour over …

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Cash Surplus/Deficit as % of GDP. Australia and more

Australia’s Cash Surplus/Deficit as % of GDP Before the Global Financial Crisis, Australia had a Cash Surplus averaging $10,226,900,000 each year between 1999 and 2008. It varied between a Deficit of $3.25 Billion in 2002 and the highest surplus of $22.46 Billion in 2008. This changed during the GFC, and hit a Cash Deficit of …

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Domestic Debt as % of GDP

Domestic credit to private sector (% of GDP) Domestic credit appears to relate to Debt to private individuals for non equity loans, (Not Housing Debt). The World Bank group produce charts that show Private Sector Domestic credit as a percentage of GDP for most countries from 1980. Some examples from their latest figures are:   …

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Household Housing Debt to Housing Asset Ratio

The value of a Households Assets compared to the Household Debt. A good way to measure the real value of some Debt is to see what value it has created. In Australia, the official ABS figures for December 2013, show that money owing on housing loans taken out by households was equivalent to only 29% of …

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What types of Debt does Household Debt include

The Definition of Household Debt differs in some countries. In Canada and Australia, the official household debt figures include the debt of unincorporated businesses. This is normally included in the corporate debt figures of most other countries. Therefore, if we compare household debt to Gross Domestic Product, or Incomes, then the comparison between Canada/Australia and other countries will …

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Employment and Unemployment, NSW, Australia. January 2015

Rates of Employment and Unemployment in NSW, Australia in January 2015 The following figures are taken from the statistics issued by the ABS on Table 04. Labour force status by Sex – New South Wales – Trend. The figures indicate the changes each year from January 2012 to January 2015   NSW – Trend Rates …

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Tasmania Employment and Unemployment. January 2015

Tasmania Employment and Unemployment January 2015 Full-time employment in Tasmania was 154,400 persons in January 2015. Part-time employment in Tasmania was 87,200 persons in January 2015. The number of unemployed persons in Tasmania was 17,100 persons in January 2015. Tasmania Unemployment rate January 2015 7.4% Male 5.6% Female 6.6% All Tasmania Employment and Unemployment January …

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