South Korea , country in East Asia. It occupies the southern portion of the Korean peninsula. Geologically, South Korea consists in large part of Precambrian rocks i. The country is largely mountainous, with small valleys and narrow coastal plains.
There is no obvious separation such as an ocean, strait, etc. To the south, the Indian Ocean provides a border. South Asian countries were experiencing an uptick in their growth from , in comparison to many other economies that were remaining flat during that time. The COVID pandemic has altered the economic outlook for this area significantly, and South Asia is now facing an uncertain economic future. Surpassing that timeline, it becomes very uncertain how the worldwide pandemic will continue to affect South Asia.
Kamala Harris may be the first woman to serve as vice president of the United States, but her inauguration last week also marked the first time an American of South Asian descent was elected to such a high national office. By Harris being elected, a lot of people now see it is possible, that you can get to the level of success you are hoping to achieve. Just having Kamala in this position does show that if you work hard for what you want to achieve, anything is accomplishable. Anita Cherian, a college student from Skokie whose parents also emigrated from India, echoed this view.
As of , 1,, Canadians had South Asian geographical origins, constituting 5. This makes them the largest visible minority group in Canada comprising Thus, the term South Asian has come into common usage referring to Asians hailing from the Indian subcontinent. It does not include nations such as Afghanistan or Myanmar , which have been considered South Asian in some other connotations of the term.