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Shanghai: Price Earnings Ratio (All Share)

15th October 2018
Shanghai’s price-earnings ratio on the stock exchange is up 3.61% between August and September 2018. Comparing the PE Ratio between January and September however, it is down 5.18 NA. January 2018, Shanghai’s PE ratio was 19.25 NA, coming down to 14.06 NA by June 2018, and moving back up to 14.29 NA in July 2018. By August the price earnings ratio was down to 13.58 NA, moving up to 14.07 NA by September 2018.

Philippines: Gross Domestic Product 2017

21st September 2018
Between 1960 and 2017, approximately 58 observations have been made in relation to the Philippine’s Real Gross Domestic Product. Here are some insights we observed. In 1994, the Philippines had a Real Gross Domestic Product of 100,510.80 M USD. Since then, it took them 17 years to double this figure and 23 years to triple it. In 2011, Philippine’s Real GDP was 206,895.30 and 303,355.85 M USD by the end of 2017.

Japan: GDP Per Capita 2012-17

18th September 2018
We took a look into Japan’s GDP per capita growth over a five year period 2012 to 2017. In 2012, the country’s GDP per capita stood at 48643.31USD. 2012 to 2015, there was a yearly decline, moving down from 40,521.95 to 38,204.78 to 34,585.44USD for 2013, 2014 and 2015. However, 2016 saw an upward turn in the country’s GDP per capita. In 2016, the figure was 39,014.95, increasing to 38,474.06 USD by the end of 2017.

Singapore: Number of Hotels 2016-17

14th September 2018
May 2016, Singapore had a total number of 220 hotels, and by August 2016 the hotel numbers rose to 242. Yet, when compared to the same time period of the following year, there wasn’t much of a change in these figures. In May 2017, the number of hotels in Singapore was still 242, even though there had been a fluctuation in the interim. By August 2017, the number of hotels was only 240, finishing 2017 with a total of 246.

Turkey: Outstanding External Debt 2007-17

11th September 2018
December 2007, Turkey had 249,925.39M USD in outstanding external debt, by December 2017 it was 454,283.78M USD. While there has been a steady increase in Turkey’s outstanding external debt over 10 years, there are two periods where there was a decrease. Between 2008 and 2009 the figure decreased from 280,834.83M to 268785.17M USD, while 2014 to 2015 saw a decrease of 405,304.04M to 399,715.30M USD.