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AllAfrica.com
Annual Inflation Rate Reaches 5.5 Percent in July 2016Algiers — The annual inflation rate stood at 5.5% in July 2016, the National St
Annual Inflation Rate Reaches 5.5 Percent in July 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
Algiers — The annual inflation rate stood at 5.5% in July 2016, the National Statistics Office told APS. The annual inflation rate in July 2016 represents the evolution of the consumer price index from August 2015 to July 2016, compared with the... Read more
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Times of Malta
Consolidated fund registers €33.8m positive changestatistics show. Although expenditure was up by €1.3 million, recurrent revenu
Consolidated fund registers €33.8m positive change
Times of Malta / Posted 20 hours ago
statistics show. Although expenditure was up by €1.3 million, recurrent revenue registered a €35.1 million increase, the National Statistics Office said. In January-July 2016, recurrent revenue was recorded at €1,907.0 million, up from €1,871.9... Read more
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DW
German business confidence battered |German economy expands amid budget surplus The German economy has logged anoth
German business confidence battered |
DW / Posted yesterday
German economy expands amid budget surplus The German economy has logged another quarter of expansion, the National Statistics Office has confirmed. It also said Europe's powerhouse logged a decent budget surplus for the first six months of the... Read more
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FOX News
Spain revises Q2 growth estimate upward to 0.8 percent0.7 percent to 0.8 percent, welcome news for a country in its eighth month with
Spain revises Q2 growth estimate upward to 0.8 percent
FOX News / Posted yesterday
0.7 percent to 0.8 percent, welcome news for a country in its eighth month without a fully functioning government. The National Statistics Office said Thursday the growth figure for the past year remained at 3.2 percent. Spain emerged from... Read more
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Times of Malta
Foreign direct investment up by €4 billion in 2015direct investment increased by €4.1 billion over 2015 and stood at around €152.
Foreign direct investment up by €4 billion in 2015
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
direct investment increased by €4.1 billion over 2015 and stood at around €152.3 billion at the end of last year, the National Statistics Office said. The December 2015 figure was some €9.2 billion higher than that in December of the previous... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Need to Benefit From Algerian Experience in Addressing Needs of Populationsin the fields of health, education, national solidarity and youth employment me
Need to Benefit From Algerian Experience in Addressing Needs of Populations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
in the fields of health, education, national solidarity and youth employment mechanisms, and the experience of the National Statistics Office (ONS)." On the other hand, he said that his meeting with the minister of health is part of the... Read more
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DW
German economy expands amid budget surplus |Europe's largest economy grew by 0.4 percent in the April-to-June quarter year
German economy expands amid budget surplus |
DW / Posted 2 days ago
Europe's largest economy grew by 0.4 percent in the April-to-June quarter year on year, the National Statistics Office (Destatis) reported Wednesday. The figure - adjusted for seasonal, calendar and price effects - was higher than the 0.2-percent... Read more
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Times of Malta
More fruit and vegetables sold this yearduring the first half of the year was up by 9.1 per cent when compared to the s
More fruit and vegetables sold this year
Times of Malta / Posted 3 days ago
during the first half of the year was up by 9.1 per cent when compared to the same period in 2015, new figures from the National Statistics Office show. But NSO figures showed that while volumes were up, the wholesale value fell by 2 per cent... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
More children are being raised on welfare, due to rise in refugeesThere has been a 1.3% rise in the number of children growing up on welfare bene
More children are being raised on welfare, due to rise in refugees
DutchNews.nl / Posted 4 days ago
There has been a 1.3% rise in the number of children growing up on welfare benefits (bijstand) in the Netherlands, the national statistics office CBS said on Tuesday. In total, 22,600 children were being raised in very low income households at the... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch daycare is largely informal but most parents use itform of childcare than any other European nationality but it is mainly informal
Dutch daycare is largely informal but most parents use it
DutchNews.nl / Posted 4 days ago
form of childcare than any other European nationality but it is mainly informal and for short periods, according to the national statistics office CBS. In total, 77% of Dutch under-4s are cared for by people other than their parents at least... Read more
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Times of Malta
'Phenomenal' jobs growth across all sectors in Maltamanufacturing and agriculture – but more significant is that public sector jobs
'Phenomenal' jobs growth across all sectors in Malta
Times of Malta / Posted 6 days ago
manufacturing and agriculture – but more significant is that public sector jobs increased by fewer than 300,” hesaid. The National Statistics Office figures show that public sector jobs accounted for 25 per cent of the workforce in the country, a... Read more
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Times of Malta
Four fatal occupational accidents in first half of the yearaccidents in the first half of this year, 60 fewer when compared to the same pe
Four fatal occupational accidents in first half of the year
Times of Malta / Posted 7 days ago
accidents in the first half of this year, 60 fewer when compared to the same period last year. Four were fatal. The National Statistics Office said in a statement that the majority of non-fatal accidents occurred in the manufacturing sector... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Tourists spent nearly €73bn in the Netherlands last yearThe amount of money spent by tourists in the Netherlands last year rose 5% to n
Tourists spent nearly €73bn in the Netherlands last year
DutchNews.nl / Posted 7 days ago
The amount of money spent by tourists in the Netherlands last year rose 5% to nearly €73bn, the national statistics office CBS has calculated. It is the second annual rise in a row. Tourism now accounts for 3.8% of Dutch domestic production,... Read more
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Times of Malta
The art of volunteeringtheir free time in one or other sector, we would easily find ourselves in the p
The art of volunteering
Times of Malta / Posted 8 days ago
their free time in one or other sector, we would easily find ourselves in the premier league. A survey carried out by the National Statistics Office in 2007 recorded that there were 5,674 active volunteers in Malta. However, a 2011 study of... Read more
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Times of Malta
Italy, UK remain preferred destinations for the MalteseMore than half the Maltese opt for Italy and the UK as a tourist destination, f
Italy, UK remain preferred destinations for the Maltese
Times of Malta / Posted 8 days ago
More than half the Maltese opt for Italy and the UK as a tourist destination, figures released today show. The National Statistics Office said 54 per cent of Maltese prefer to visit Italy and the UK on holiday. The NSO said it was estimated that... Read more
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Times of Malta
100,000 fly and cruise passengers expected in Malta next yearwhich was exclusively a port of call to one which also included home-porting.
100,000 fly and cruise passengers expected in Malta next year
Times of Malta / Posted 8 days ago
which was exclusively a port of call to one which also included home-porting. According to recent figures published by the National Statistics Office, the minister said, Malta registered some 240,000 cruise passengers during the first half of the... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Jobless rate drops to 6%, remains high among youngstersThe official Dutch unemployment rate fell to 6% in July, a drop of 0.4 percenta
Jobless rate drops to 6%, remains high among youngsters
DutchNews.nl / Posted 8 days ago
The official Dutch unemployment rate fell to 6% in July, a drop of 0.4 percentage point on the rate three months ago, the national statistics office CBS said on Thursday. In July, 541,000 people were looking for work, down 30,000 on the previous... Read more
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Times of Malta
Glowing indicators vs concernstrumpeting the progress the country is making on the economic front. Adding to
Glowing indicators vs concerns
Times of Malta / Posted 9 days ago
trumpeting the progress the country is making on the economic front. Adding to the periodical information given by the National Statistics Office, the country also gets regular economic reviews from the European Commission and from the credit... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Jobless rate among young adults almost halves in three yearsThe jobless rate among 25 to 30-year-olds has gone down from 7.3% to 5% over th
Jobless rate among young adults almost halves in three years
DutchNews.nl / Posted 9 days ago
The jobless rate among 25 to 30-year-olds has gone down from 7.3% to 5% over the past two years, the national statistics office CBS said on Wednesday. Nevertheless, the rate is still almost double the pre-crisis figure of 2.6%, the CBS points... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Well educated pensioners more likely to drink too much: surveyto be heavy drinkers compared to their less skilled peers, according to the lat
Well educated pensioners more likely to drink too much: survey
DutchNews.nl / Posted 9 days ago
to be heavy drinkers compared to their less skilled peers, according to the latest lifestyle monitor published by the national statistics office CBS, public health institute RIVM and the Trimbos addiction clinic. Nine out of 10 highly-skilled... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
PMA entrance exam at ZCSCMSTPilar, Barangay Rio Hondo. Tan said applicants for examination must be natural
PMA entrance exam at ZCSCMST
Zamboanga Today / Posted 10 days ago
Pilar, Barangay Rio Hondo. Tan said applicants for examination must be natural-born Filipino citizens and must submit NSO (National Statistics Office) Birth Certificate, along with 2x2 picture with white background, and Form 137. He also said... Read more
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Times of Malta
Inflation down slightly, NSO figures showinflation were mainly due to higher prices of restaurant services, vegetables a
Inflation down slightly, NSO figures show
Times of Malta / Posted 10 days ago
inflation were mainly due to higher prices of restaurant services, vegetables and tobacco respectively, figures from the National Statistics Office showed. Downward impacts mainly reflected lower prices for package holidays, fuel and mobile... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
PMA invites Zambo youths to Aug 21 examto bring 2 pieces of 2x2 ID photos with white background, a photocopy of their
PMA invites Zambo youths to Aug 21 exam
Zamboanga Today / Posted 11 days ago
to bring 2 pieces of 2x2 ID photos with white background, a photocopy of their birth certificate (preferably issued by the National Statistics Office (NSO)) and a certified true copy of their High School Form 137 as proof of their grade. Aside... Read more
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Rappler
Aquino admin bows out with 'very good' satisfaction rating – SWSNational Capital Region (+32 from +17), and in the Balance of Luzon (+45 from +
Aquino admin bows out with 'very good' satisfaction rating – SWS
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
National Capital Region (+32 from +17), and in the Balance of Luzon (+45 from +30). "The area estimates were weighted by National Statistics Office medium-population projections for 2016 to obtain the national estimates," SWS said. The following... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Refugee stream continues to dry up; more women and children arriveand children are arriving in the Netherlands to join their husbands or fathers
Refugee stream continues to dry up; more women and children arrive
DutchNews.nl / Posted 11 days ago
and children are arriving in the Netherlands to join their husbands or fathers who have been granted refugee status, the national statistics office CBS said on Monday. Men now account for 40% of new claims, compared with 55% in October 2015,... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Year on year economic growth rises 2.3% due to investment, exportsThe Dutch economy grew 0.6% in the second quarter of this year, compared with t
Year on year economic growth rises 2.3% due to investment, exports
DutchNews.nl / Posted 14 days ago
The Dutch economy grew 0.6% in the second quarter of this year, compared with the previous quarter, according to the national statistics office CBS. This marks the ninth successive quarter of growth, the CBS said. Compared with the second quarter of... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Nine in 10 Dutch youngsters are happy with their livesNine out of 10 Dutch youngsters are happy with their lives, according to resear
Nine in 10 Dutch youngsters are happy with their lives
DutchNews.nl / Posted 14 days ago
Nine out of 10 Dutch youngsters are happy with their lives, according to research by national statistics office CBS. The CBS asked over 4,000 12 to 25-year-olds about how happy they were with life in general and about specific aspects such as their... Read more
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DW
German economy logs moderate growth |domestic product (GDP) rose by 0.4 percent in the second quarter, compared with
German economy logs moderate growth |
DW / Posted 14 days ago
domestic product (GDP) rose by 0.4 percent in the second quarter, compared with the first three months of the year, the National Statistics Office (Destatis) said Friday in its first Q2 growth estimate. Growth was thus twice as high as penciled... Read more
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Times of Malta
Gender equality in businesschairman. Yet that is just a reflection of other fundamental problems. For exa
Gender equality in business
Times of Malta / Posted 15 days ago
chairman. Yet that is just a reflection of other fundamental problems. For example, according to data published by the National Statistics Office, the average wage for females at €15,320, is less than the average wage for males, which stands at... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Official property values rise for the first time since 2010The average official value of Dutch property has risen for the first time since
Official property values rise for the first time since 2010
DutchNews.nl / Posted 15 days ago
The average official value of Dutch property has risen for the first time since 2010, the national statistics office CBS said. In January, the average value (WOZ) had risen 1.5% to €209,000 compared with the previous year. In 2010, the average value... Read more
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Times of Malta
Rising rental prices are squeezing low-income familiesat the mercy of market forces that have pushed rents up, particularly over the
Rising rental prices are squeezing low-income families
Times of Malta / Posted 18 days ago
at the mercy of market forces that have pushed rents up, particularly over the past four years. Figures obtained by the National Statistics Office show how the average monthly price of a single bedroom apartment shot up by 38 per cent between... Read more
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Times of Malta
Tax evasion kept rent prices artificially low, says developer Sandro Chetcutithe unofficial contract with the higher rent,” Mr Chetcuti said. This explains
Tax evasion kept rent prices artificially low, says developer Sandro Chetcuti
Times of Malta / Posted 18 days ago
the unofficial contract with the higher rent,” Mr Chetcuti said. This explains the lower official prices recorded by the National Statistics Office, he added. It was not uncommon to have the official contract showing a low monthly rental fee and... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Fewer firms go bust; trade, financial, business services hardest hitThe number of Dutch firms going bust went down July, continuing a downward tren
Fewer firms go bust; trade, financial, business services hardest hit
DutchNews.nl / Posted 18 days ago
The number of Dutch firms going bust went down July, continuing a downward trend which started in May 2013, the national statistics office CBS said on Monday. Last month, 367 firms were closed down, compared with 441 in the year earlier period. So... Read more
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Times of Malta
Rents go up, up... and awayout a one-bedroom flat cost an average of €605 per month last year, an increase
Rents go up, up... and away
Times of Malta / Posted 19 days ago
out a one-bedroom flat cost an average of €605 per month last year, an increase of €168 on 2012 prices, according to the National Statistics Office. The rise for this category of apartment was the biggest recorded by the NSO for three apartment... Read more
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Times of Malta
It’s tough being a male kindergarten assistantin the past years, the issue is still prevalent in a number of areas, mainly th
It’s tough being a male kindergarten assistant
Times of Malta / Posted 21 days ago
in the past years, the issue is still prevalent in a number of areas, mainly the workforce. Figures issued by the National Statistics Office recently showed that, while there were 1,051 women enrolled in education courses at tertiary... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Suburban estates don't encourage divorce, survey finds1990s onwards to cope with the rising population are less likely to divorce tha
Suburban estates don't encourage divorce, survey finds
DutchNews.nl / Posted 21 days ago
1990s onwards to cope with the rising population are less likely to divorce than couples in traditional towns, according to national statistics office CBS. These suburban locations are known as Vinex neighbourhoods after the legislation pushed... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch inflation rate slips into negative figures in JulyThe inflation rate in the Netherlands has fallen to below zero for the first ti
Dutch inflation rate slips into negative figures in July
DutchNews.nl / Posted 22 days ago
The inflation rate in the Netherlands has fallen to below zero for the first time in almost 30 years, the national statistics office CBS said on Thursday. The July inflation rate hit -0.3% in July, the first time a pre-determined basket of goods and... Read more
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Times of Malta
Nine traffic fatalities in first six months of yearThere were five traffic fatalities being April and June, according to statistic
Nine traffic fatalities in first six months of year
Times of Malta / Posted 23 days ago
There were five traffic fatalities being April and June, according to statistics released today by the National Statistics Office. The NSO said there were 4,331 accidents during the period, 5.9 per cent more than in the same period last year. Most... Read more
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Times of Malta
Number of registered vehicles on the rise, NSO figures showcent over the previous quarter. At the end of June this year, the stock of lic
Number of registered vehicles on the rise, NSO figures show
Times of Malta / Posted 25 days ago
cent over the previous quarter. At the end of June this year, the stock of licensed motor vehicles stood at 352,671, the National Statistics Office has reported. Of these, 79.1 per cent were passenger cars, 13.6 per cent were commercial vehicles,... Read more
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Times of Malta
Consolidated fund registers €47m positive changeThe government’s consolidated fund registered a deficit of €110.6 million in th
Consolidated fund registers €47m positive change
Times of Malta / Posted 28 days ago
The government’s consolidated fund registered a deficit of €110.6 million in the six months to June, National Statistics Office figures have shown. Compared to the same period last year, recurrent revenue registered an increase of €49.7 million... Read more
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Times of Malta
NSO calculator to predict changes to economyA new tool offered by the National Statistics Office allows researchers to fore
NSO calculator to predict changes to economy
Times of Malta / Posted 29 days ago
A new tool offered by the National Statistics Office allows researchers to forecast the effect on local industries of a sudden increase in tourists or the assumed impact of Brexit, among other things. The NSO has published what are known as the... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Brexit fails to dent Dutch manufacturing confidencevote in favour of leaving the European Union has not had a significant impact o
Brexit fails to dent Dutch manufacturing confidence
DutchNews.nl / Posted 30 days ago
vote in favour of leaving the European Union has not had a significant impact on Dutch manufacturers’ confidence, the national statistics office CBS said on Thursday. While there has been a very slight drop in confidence compared with June,... Read more
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DutchNews.nl
Dutch hospitality sector sales are up 24% on crisis lowbooked record sales in the first quarter of 2016 and the total is now 24% up on
Dutch hospitality sector sales are up 24% on crisis low
DutchNews.nl / Posted a month ago
booked record sales in the first quarter of 2016 and the total is now 24% up on the worst point in the economic crisis, the national statistics office CBS said on Tuesday. In the EU as a whole, sales are up 20% when compared with the end of 2009,... Read more

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