Asia is the largest continent in the world especially known for having a varied background of countries with different geographical, cultural and historical orientations. Asia is quite popular throughout the world because it is one of the most beautiful and serene continents especially known for some very exceptional places like the Peaceful China and the culturally colourful India. Asia is also home to a lot of geographically active places, be it the numerous deserts of Mongolia, Rajasthan and Arabia or the beautiful peaks of the Himalayas. These places make Asia one of the most vibrant and unique continents of the world. Most of the countries in Asia are quite popular for their heritage and diversity and a very few number of countries are also popular for their living standards which are quite exceptional as that of Japan or Singapore. Even though most of the richest countries in the world lie outside Asia, a lot of countries that can compete with these rich countries in terms of economic strength as well as living standards also exist in Asia.
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So, here is a list of the Top 10 Richest Asian countries
10. United Arab Emirates
The United Arab Emirates is undoubtedly one Nation that needs to be in this list especially because of its ability to use its natural resources along with technology to produce something much better than anything else in the world. The most beautiful countries in the world are also taken aback when they look at the buildings in United Arab Emirates, and be it Burj Khalifa or Burj Al Arab even the magnanimous Palm Islands, almost every beautiful area has been developed in this place especially because of its oil reserves hand ability of this Nation to make good use of its resources. UAE is one of the best examples for our country that is both developed and is still rich with its natural resources. It is said to have a Gross Domestic Product of $44,500 per capita.
The Kingdom of Bahrain is a very small Island situated near the Western side of the Persian Gulf. Bahrain is quite popular for having some of the most ideal tourist spots in the world alongside also being one of the largest producers of many interesting and exquisite goods. It is said to have a net Gross Domestic Product 27900 US dollars per capita and is there for the fourth richest Arab country in the world.
Japan is undoubtedly one of the most developed countries in Asia especially do it for housing unique strain of the people cool never give up even when the greatest difficulties emerge. Japan has faced lot of difficulties including the Hiroshima Nagasaki atomic explosion as well as the Fukushima disasters but the people of Japan have still not lost hope and work very hard to make their country one of the most beautiful ones all over the world. Japan is said to have a Gross Domestic Product of about $36,899 per capita.
Kuwait is undoubtedly famous throughout the world for having a currency with the highest International value. It is quite popular also for being one of the richest Arab countries in the world that has made its fortune especially with its roaring economy and oil reserves. Latest said to have total gross domestic product per capita of about 45000 U S dollars thereby making it the second richest Arab country and the seventh richest Asian country in the world.
Officially known as the Republic of China, Taiwan is one of the most popular countries in the world especially known for its beautiful and extraordinarily high skyscrapers. This beautiful island is still considered as one of the richest and most developed of all the Asian nations and shares its border with Japan and the Philippines. It has improved its economy by a lot of advancements in the industrialisation process and is said to have a Gross Domestic Product per capita of $39,767.
The 5th richest country in Asia is Brunei, which is one of the most beautiful and culturally rich countries in the world and even though it has a very small surface area it is still good enough to make it to the list of the richest countries in the world let alone that of Asia. Brunei is also home to a lot of beautiful monuments most of which are dome like structures. Rooney is said to have a total gross domestic product per capita of 55111 US dollars. This is one amongst the Top 10 Richest Asian countries 2017.
4. Hong Kong
Hong Kong was once a part of the Chinese Republic but is currently an independent Nation which shares its borders with the great Kingdom of China. After gaining independence from the United Kingdom once the Second World War ended, how can became a hub of financial and business based investments in the Asian continent. Hong Kong has a lot of beautiful skyscrapers, and is considered to have a net Gross Domestic Product of $55,383.
Officially known in the political world as the Macau Special administrative region of the People’s Republic of China, Macau is one of the most festive and culturally beautiful countries in all of Asia. What makes it quite important in this list is the fact that it has a Gross Domestic Product per capita of about 59,451 US dollars and is also the third richest country throughout Asia. Its major source of income is probably due to tourism and an extraordinary importance given for gambling in the beautiful and sensational night lifestyle.
Republic of Singapore is undoubtedly one of the most highly development advanced countries in the world. Especially considered to be one of the cleanest and most tidiest of all the Nations in the world, it is also quite popular for being the only island city state in the world. Singapore is one of the centres for trade and business of several kinds. It is said to have a net Gross Domestic Product per capita of 64584 dollars.
Qatar is another such country quite close to gulf Nations like Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates, is also one of the largest producer of petroleum and natural gas. Qatar is said to have about 14% of the total world supply of natural gas which makes at one of the greatest exporters of natural gas. This is one reason why Qatar is the richest Arab country in the world. Some of the harbours of Qatar also said to have a maximum capacity of holding about 450 trillion cubic feet of natural gas. It is said to have a Gross Domestic Product of about $98,900 which is almost twice the GDP of Kuwait.
This was the list of the Top 10 wealthiest or richest Asian countries for 2017. These countries are diverse in their culture, landscape, languages, and climate and attract tourists from around the world. The richness of many of the countries in the list is owing to the oil and natural gas resources that are found abundantly.