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Visitors from 14 countries came to the site last week

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Of late a number of  Taiwanese visitors have come to this site so the writer tried to find out more about the country. She noted its diversified economy, electronics, flat panels, machinery; metals; textiles, plastics, chemicals; optical, photographic, measuring, and medical instruments.

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The most cheering news is that only 1.5% of its population lives below the poverty line. Sadly, in Britain the figure is said to be 14%.


Top post of 2014


Top post this year – by far – Highland Home Industries (2011)



A web search revealed some contradictory accounts but it is agreed that the original Highland Home Industries was set up in 1931 by Hannah MacCormick, selling products in a small crafts shop on the island of Iona, but most of the information found relates to the silverware produced there.

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US readers topped the visitors’ list last week









Visitors to the site last week came from:


Visitors from the Philippines joined those from 17 other countries last week


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Taking an antidote to gloom last week: visitors from these countries



Visitors to the site last week: