BBC news- Economic indicators of growth of Asia

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  1. bruno

    bruno Retired Staff Member

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    We're slipping everywhere- but this indicator is truly troubling:eek: We've been decisively overtaken by Asia in this critical category. To the ramparts- do your part and pump up those numbers!
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19488060

    As Dr Strangelove almost said "Mr President- ve haff a beer tap gap!"

    Sorry but it's the downhill side of a short week!:wink:
     
  2. EDelahanty

    EDelahanty Member

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    The key piece of information is that rising beer consumption is associated with growing economies. So, if we as a nation commit to doubling the amount of beer we drink, our economy will return to prosperity.

    Have to admire the sheer determination of the Czech Republic (174 liters per annually per adult). At this rate they'll get their own chapter in the Guinness Book of Records
     
  3. bruno

    bruno Retired Staff Member

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    I'll commit! In the words of the United Farm Workers- Si se puede!
     
  4. Stealth_81

    Stealth_81 Super Moderator Moderator Founding Member

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    You should enjoy a couple of cold ones today! Happy Birthday, Bruno! :wink:

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  5. dlee96

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    Well, Asia's population is greater than the Americas, so I guess it's proportionate.
     

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