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An old saying claims that stability, common sense and national pride is obviously paramount in those countries that hardly ever appear in the news programmes. This adage might not have proven correct in the case of Iceland, which was there, but you did not know it until her economy went bust. New Zealand only appears in international news programmes when one of its islands is struck by a tsunami, or an earthquake is suffered. Nevertheless, this immense country has an interesting history, though not interesting enough to encourage mass immigration; the population is sparse for a land mass of 267, 844 sq. kilometres. (more…)

By | 2011-05-12T11:50:11+00:00 May 12th, 2011|World History|2 Comments
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