East Asian Development

From the so-called East Asian Tiger economies to present day so-called manufacturing powerhouse China, there is always a need to look back at nations and their development state to accurately chart national progress. Hong Kong was not a wonderfully developed nation 50 years ago but British investment and imperial dynamism created the spectacular metropolis.

The Business Insider has published photos of early 1970s Hong Kong:
What Hong Kong Looked Like 40 Years Ago and is well worth the view.

Sample pics:


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