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by wrdos
18 Jun 2012 09:54
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

I have been on this forum 8 years, right from 2004. During all these years, so many debates have been finished between Indian contributors and the "panda drones". Of course, the Indian contributors won all the debates, without any exceptions. Among them, 2 big battles remembered me the mos...
by wrdos
16 Jun 2012 19:04
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011
Replies: 6593
Views: 832584

Re: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011

China puts its first woman astronaut into orbit http://news.yahoo.com/china-puts-first-woman-astronaut-orbit-105154354.html JIUQUAN, China (Reuters) - China put its first woman into orbit on Saturday, one of three astronauts to attempt a critical space docking in the latest challenge for the country...
by wrdos
15 Jun 2012 16:01
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

Hmmm, milk is maybe the only commidity that the super consumer economy power of India consumes more than China.
by wrdos
14 Jun 2012 08:56
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

It is interesting to hear people here worrying about the safety issue of Shanghai Metro, despite the fact that railways in Bombay are killing innocents on today more than the Shanghai Metro did during the past 10 years and combined.
by wrdos
04 Jun 2012 08:33
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

I do think congestion a big advantage when you want to build an electricity supply grid. Just imagine the cost for trying to supply 2000 people who happen to live in 20+ villages sparsely distributing within a mountain area of 100 by 100 km area? It is the problem facing some Chinese provinces when ...
by wrdos
04 Jun 2012 08:22
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

This is very typical an example of the economy bottleneck by poor infrastructure. Mr. Suraj in some sense is correct because the last 10 years development of India do share many with China during the 1990s, and until 2003 or 2004 when the country moved from a low income country to some lower-mid inc...
by wrdos
01 Jun 2012 05:32
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

Cars in China in 2012 are almost (around 90%) all paid in cash and in full. :) It's not the size of the car. It's the availability (or lack) of consumer credit in China. Otherwise, China would have hit those car numbers at least 5 years earlier. Cars in China in 2003 were all paid in cash in full.
by wrdos
30 May 2012 14:15
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

I don't really believe the PPP calculation. One of the reasons, by PPP calculation, Singapore and Hong Kong are above Japan while Taiwan and South Korea being very close. I have been living in Japan quite long and have traveling experience to the other areas too. Sir, you know them behind Japan the ...
by wrdos
29 May 2012 10:32
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

Dear Amit, I 'd rather to suggest you finding another and more reliable data source.

Dear Suraj, you are giving some excellent comments. Thanks!
by wrdos
29 May 2012 10:25
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

Dear Amit, thank you so much for the greatest data I've ever met. So the average height of an Indian female is exactly same as the Indian male at, 165.3 cm? Sir, would you please to open your window to see the real world at least one glance, before using this splendid data? Wrods, Here's you average...
by wrdos
29 May 2012 10:11
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

Mr. Suraj, they are not average Indian. You have carefully chosen an Indian example of "upper income families" , right? It looks like that the children from Indian "upper income families" are enjoying an improving nutrition condition during the past 30 years. Congratulations anyw...
by wrdos
29 May 2012 09:37
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

Mr. Suraj, Thanks so much, your figure is telling a lot. India's per capita cereal consumption is China's 50 years ago and has not changed during the half century. Sir, I need not to travel the whole India to find the truth that millions of your fellow citizens are starving, at such a low level of f...
by wrdos
28 May 2012 13:54
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

Even so, it is still too low in India. Sir, vegetables could not provide enough protein of good quality to the children. If they could not eat meat adequately, at least they need to consume more fishes, other sea foods, milk, and eggs. Except milk, all too low in India, i have to say. Even the cerea...
by wrdos
28 May 2012 13:29
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

Dear amit, you are using the wrong data. Chinese per capita meat consumption is about 1/2 of America, not 1/10. And one more correction of myself, Indian per capita meat consumption is 1/20 of China, rather than 1/10. As for car consumption, Sir, China's per capita GDP surpassed Thailand on 2011, th...
by wrdos
28 May 2012 12:47
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

Dear amit, consumption is correlated to per capita GDP just as rich people buy more than poor people. Sir, you really need to reprove it here? And this consists of any proof of your conclusion, "The Gap is very small in term of years for catching up". Especially when the truth is that the ...
by wrdos
28 May 2012 12:13
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

Wrdos, Before jumping in to the debate, please read up what's been written already. The "strong domestic market" meme has been responded to, see my first post in the previous page. Nobody is/has denied that the Chinese domestic demand is far higher than that in India. However, the gap is ...
by wrdos
28 May 2012 10:44
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

As for automobile export, I guess the bulk of the so-called Indian car export is in fact by Hyundai, right? China doesn't allow a 100% foreign automobile assembly, thus nobody, those big MNCs, willing to use China as an export base. Thailand has been such a base for many Japanese vendors, and now In...
by wrdos
28 May 2012 10:33
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

Political systems can be changed over night, sir. The comparison or race between China and India, especially in long term, is more between 2 peoples and 2 civilizations than between 2 political systems as suggested here. - In 1950s, the comparison between Taiwan and the Philippines, could be called ...
by wrdos
23 May 2012 12:15
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011
Replies: 6593
Views: 832584

Re: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011

Firstly, who tells you that WS10A has a same external dimensions with AL31/F? Then, sir, you need to redesign the whole plane when something as important as an engine to be replaced. It is more difficult if compared with a car, in fact. You need at least to learn something from the LCA thread to kno...
by wrdos
17 May 2012 17:43
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011
Replies: 6593
Views: 832584

Re: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011

Maiden flight of the second plane of J20-2002, on May 16.

http://www.56.com/u89/v_NjgzNDE1ODI.html
by wrdos
27 Apr 2012 09:58
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy: News and Discussion (Apr 1 2011)
Replies: 3372
Views: 269981

Re: Indian Economy: News and Discussion (Apr 1 2011)

India's Growth Story Dims on S&P Downgrade http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-04-25/india-investment-grade-rating-at-risk-as-s-and-p-cuts-outlook The Indian growth story took another hit today. Standard & Poor’s announced that it has revised its outlook on India’s long-term rating—which h...
by wrdos
26 Apr 2012 19:47
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

http://www.bricsindia.in/publication.html
An excellent data source for the comparison among the 5 BRICS countries.
by wrdos
23 Apr 2012 11:04
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy: News and Discussion (Apr 1 2011)
Replies: 3372
Views: 269981

Re: Indian Economy: News and Discussion (Apr 1 2011)

Vina, thank you very much for sharing knowledge of the Indian financial system, it is highly appreciated. However, for all your description of the Chinese situation, i have to say it is full of imagination and wishful thinkings. It is not a right place firstly, and nobody can stand a chance to win a...
by wrdos
23 Apr 2012 07:46
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Economy: News and Discussion (Apr 1 2011)
Replies: 3372
Views: 269981

Re: Indian Economy: News and Discussion (Apr 1 2011)

Our towns look shabby due to a fundamental lack of resources. For instance people are shocked to know what the total Chennai corporation budget was. You will be even more shocked to know I exaggerated. The real budget was Rs 29 Billion. Yes that is right, only about $500 Million. The budget for tra...
by wrdos
31 Mar 2012 14:06
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

Sir, then India is a collection of Congress party/people's party/communists/lawless rebelling regions/Chinese and Pakistan occupied regions (according to your viewpoints of the border), right? The current Chinese government was not a ruler of China until 1949, and not allowed into the UN as a repres...
by wrdos
31 Mar 2012 13:47
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

So you accept that India was not an independent country during and after the WWII? :D As for China, I respect your right of owning a personal opinion. But the fact is China is recognized by the international community as a founding country of the UN with a permanent seat in the UNSC, a club of 5 maj...
by wrdos
31 Mar 2012 13:08
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

And your victory against Pakistan, or another vulnerable country that "supported by US and/or China", is not significant as you thought. Tons of such victories can be found among the third world countries especially in Africa. I would repeat once more, you need to win a power to be recogni...
by wrdos
31 Mar 2012 13:01
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

Explain. Hint: Olympic Games. So what? Scotland and Wales join Olympic every 4 years now, right? Sir, please don't deny the facts. 1. India was not an independent country but simply a British colony, during and right after the WWII. 2. The British Indian armed forces had almost all of their mid to ...
by wrdos
31 Mar 2012 12:02
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

Really?? The only people I hear saying that is the Chinese. Heck, Great Britain did not even consider the Chinese a participant and opposed their UNSC seat. BTW, the Great Britain and the world as well did not even consider India as a country by then, right? Sir, the result is more important. China...
by wrdos
30 Mar 2012 11:16
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA News and Discussions
Replies: 3947
Views: 761389

Re: LCA News and Discussions

During 12th Plan period? So the delivery of LCA can be as late as 2017? I really doubt a plane with a design of 1990 can do anything significant to improve the capability of IAF by then.

by wrdos
21 Mar 2012 12:51
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

Car is a good example. India states its consumption is as strong as half of China, despite the 1/4 GDP size. However, all items consumed in India is between 1/6 to 1/10 of China. If i made no mistake, India auto sale is only 1/8 of China, right? Let alone that most cars sold in India are so tiny. He...
by wrdos
20 Mar 2012 20:27
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

I used the Chinese HSR trains just in last week, twice in the Hainan island and twice between cities near Shanghai. Here are several videos taken by me personally, using my i-phone. 1. Entering Shanghai Hongqiao Station http://youtu.be/teW7w-8t2H8 2. Near Changzhou Station http://youtu.be/QcBEMz8cKv...
by wrdos
19 Mar 2012 13:32
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

Take it easy, sir. The current India official GDP was China at 2004 or 2005. From infrastructure to average citizen living standard, the current India is far less than China at 2004 or 2005. So either India overstate its GDP or China under report its GDP. I guess both. So Wrdos, Are you trying to sa...
by wrdos
19 Mar 2012 13:21
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

India under-report its economy stats? Not at all, sir. For example India claims its consumption to be a 1/2 strong of China's. GDP is 1/4 of China but the proportion of consumption is "twice as higher". Sir, Indian just buy almost any commodity products 1/6 to 1/10 of China. Just give me 1...
by wrdos
16 Mar 2012 13:52
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA News and Discussions
Replies: 3947
Views: 761389

Re: LCA News and Discussions

I didn't mean LCA a French bird but it showing some clear influence of Mirage designing concept. Considering the Indian experience with all the generations of French fighters after the WWII, it would be strange to me that LCA got no such influence. There is no offending intention here. It is a small...
by wrdos
16 Mar 2012 13:31
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011
Replies: 3942
Views: 261121

Re: PRC Economy - New Reflections : Dec 15 2011

:twisted: :lol: Regarding superficial stats, even eminent folks get fooled by Shanghai stats. :evil: There is an old Chinese expression to describe the point of the Shanghai stats called by you. "Better to pretend to be a pig so that one day you can find a chance to eat the tiger." It is ...
by wrdos
16 Mar 2012 13:19
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: LCA News and Discussions
Replies: 3947
Views: 761389

Re: LCA News and Discussions

It is a small bird that reminds me of the IDF fighter developed by Taiwanese in the late 1980s and early 1990s, although a little bit bigger with two small engines. Of course, the IDF shows very clear American influence while the LCA looks more French to me. Pics of LSP7 on tejas.gov.in - the first ...
by wrdos
16 Mar 2012 13:10
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011
Replies: 6593
Views: 832584

Re: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011

Take it easy. China will not buy any Su-35, or other Russian fighters anymore.
by wrdos
29 Feb 2012 11:46
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011
Replies: 6593
Views: 832584

Re: China Military Watch - Jan 11, 2011

Hmmm, every a couple of months, we can heard some news from the Russian side, Chinese shows interest to this or that, blah, blah. :) Please show some patience and let's wait and see. I can bet, in the future, China will never buy any Russian fighters with a quantity more than 5 per each model, more ...

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