Poverty in Albania is among the worst in Europe. Historically Albania was among
the poorest countries in the world. During 1996-97, Albania was convulsed by the dramatic rise and collapse of several huge financial pyramid schemes.
For years Andorra has been one of Europe’s top tax havens, with the same tax
benefits as Monaco but with property at less than a quarter of the price.
The Bangladesh poor selling organs to pay debts.
The debt in 2016 reached 110.24% of Bhutan GDP.
Brunei is one of the rare countries with no External Debt. The handfull of others—
Singapore, Macau, Lichtenstein—are all small mini-states like Brunei.
The United States lent Cambodia’s anti-Communist regime $274 million in the early 1970s to feed and clothe the starving population. Officials in Cambodia have long refused to pay the debt, which has grown to more than half a billion dollars.
The debt in 2015 reached 27.12% of Cameroon GDP, a 0.94 percentage point rise from 2014, when it was 26.18% of GDP.
In the north, deforestation has been blamed for increasing soil erosion, desertification, and reduced quality of pastureland. Overhunting and overfishing is a problem elsewhere in Cameroon. … Petroleum is a key export for Cameroon. To date, oil production has had a limited impact on the country’s environment.
China’s debt is more than 250 percent of GDP, higher than the United States. It
remains lower than Japan, the world’s most indebted leading economy.
The debt in 2015 reached 47.82% of Ivory Coast GDP, a 3.03 percentage point rise from 2014, when it was 44.79% of GDP.
Russia has agreed a framework to settle North Korea’s Soviet-era debts