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The Star
Malaysia's economy grew at faster pace of 5.8% in Q2June 2017, exceeding economists' forecast of a 5.4% expansion, underpinned by t
The Star / Posted 13 hours ago
June 2017, exceeding economists' forecast of a 5.4% expansion, underpinned by the services and manufacturing sectors. The Statistics Department said on Friday the Q2 growth at 5.8% was at a faster pace than the 5.6% in the previous quarter. “On a... Read more
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The Star
Malaysian women have longer lifespan than menDatuk Seri Abdul Rahman Dahlan. These findings were based on the life expectan
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
Datuk Seri Abdul Rahman Dahlan. These findings were based on the life expectancy data which has been analysed by the Statistics Department, he added. “The life expectancy of Malaysians in 2017 increased to 78.8 years. What is interesting is... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mass. traffic deaths up 46 percent since 2013end of the increases, though it’s certainly too early to declare victory,” said
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
end of the increases, though it’s certainly too early to declare victory,” said Kenneth P. Kolosh, manager of the council’s statistics department. Massachusetts has run public-awareness campaigns to urge people not to travel on roads while... Read more
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The Star
June industrial output tad higher than expectedforecast of a 3% growth, mainly underpinned by the manufacturing sector's elect
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
forecast of a 3% growth, mainly underpinned by the manufacturing sector's electrical and electronics (E&E) segment. The Statistics Department said on Thursday the increase was supported by positive growth in all sectors, with manufacturing... Read more
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The Temasek Review
The Comedy of the Reserved Presidential Election « Opinion « TR EMERITUSOng, Nathan and the incumbent, Tony Tan. Of the seven, four are from minority r
The Temasek Review / Posted 8 days ago
Ong, Nathan and the incumbent, Tony Tan. Of the seven, four are from minority races and three Chinese. According to the Statistics Department, the population is made up of 75% Chinese, 15% Malay, 9% Indian and 1% others. If we really want the... Read more
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EuroNews
The dark side of tourism: Barcelona residents either put up or move outBalañach, vice president of the Federation of Neighbours Associations of Barcel
EuroNews / Posted 10 days ago
Balañach, vice president of the Federation of Neighbours Associations of Barcelona, to an increase in rental prices. The Statistics Department of the city council shows that the average monthly amount has risen from 688 euros in 2014 to 845 in... Read more
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The Star
Malaysia's June IPI growth expected to be slowermining and electricity – to be supported by exports growth, specifically the ov
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
mining and electricity – to be supported by exports growth, specifically the overseas demand for electronics products. The Statistics Department will be releasing the June IPI data on Thursday. The data will give an indication of the strength of... Read more
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The Star
Malaysia’s June exports up 10% to RM73.1bil from year agoby electrical and electronic (E&E) products, but the increase was below economi
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
by electrical and electronic (E&E) products, but the increase was below economists’ expectations of a growth of 18.3%. The Statistics Department in a statement on Friday said re-exports in June 2017 was valued at RM9.7bil and accounted for 13.2% of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Delhi govt’s ‘clerical error’ brings smallpox, polio back to Capitalabout the annual report on registration of births and deaths in Delhi. The rep
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 15 days ago
about the annual report on registration of births and deaths in Delhi. The report, prepared by the Delhi government’s statistics department by compiling data from civic bodies, was released on Wednesday. “It could be a clerical error,” a... Read more
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The Star
Top foreign and local stories at 4pmin June, largely due to mining, manufacturing, agriculture, forestry & fishing
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
in June, largely due to mining, manufacturing, agriculture, forestry & fishing as well as electricity and gas supply, the Statistics Department said. — StarBiz First Proton-Geely car to roll out by end 2018: The first Proton car following the... Read more
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The Star
Producer price index rises 6.4pc in JuneThe Producer Price Index (PPI) for local production rose 6.4% on a year on year
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
The Producer Price Index (PPI) for local production rose 6.4% on a year on year basis in June 2017, according to the Statistics Department. Among the sectors which showed significant increases during the period were Mining, which increased... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Avant Card, the company that gave Australians free postcards, is closingwas a major client, with the Australian Tourist Commission commissioning card 8
Business Insider Australia / Posted 18 days ago
was a major client, with the Australian Tourist Commission commissioning card 8 in 1992. The CSIRO, Australian Bureau of Statistics, Department of Health and even the ATO used Avant Card. The Sydney Film Festival came back as a client every year... Read more
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New Kerala
Technology needs to be sustainable, accessible, affordable: Dharmendra Pradhan - newkerala news #258524that for the first time, India's per-capita income reached Rs. 1, 00, 000, as p
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
that for the first time, India's per-capita income reached Rs. 1, 00, 000, as per a report commissioned by the National Statistics Department (NSD). Owing to this, Pradhan noted that there will be a rise in the demand for petrochemical products... Read more
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Newsmax
Chinese Demand for Gold Bars Climbs by 50 Percent on Hunt for Havensfrom Hong Kong climbed last month as gold retreated on the global market, accor
Newsmax / Posted 21 days ago
from Hong Kong climbed last month as gold retreated on the global market, according to data from the Hong Kong Census and Statistics Department compiled by Bloomberg. “Physical gold is playing an increasingly important role in Chinese residents’... Read more
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The Star
IMF raises Malaysia GDP growth projection to 4.8%registered a growth of 1.2% to 118.6 points in May, with six of the seven index
The Star / Posted 24 days ago
registered a growth of 1.2% to 118.6 points in May, with six of the seven index components recording positive growth. The Statistics Department said the coincident index, which measures current economic activity, rose by 0.9% in May. The annual... Read more
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The Star
Tenaga, HL Bank lift KLCI, ringgit at 5 to euroto expand in the second half of 2017 based on the positive leading index (LI) a
The Star / Posted 25 days ago
to expand in the second half of 2017 based on the positive leading index (LI) and coincident index (CI) for May, says the Statistics Department. Among the consumer stocks, Nestle rose 52 sen to RM83.80 and BAT added 42 sen to RM44.58. Tenaga... Read more
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The Star
Positive data shows Malaysia's economy to expand in H2to expand in the second half of 2017 based on the positive leading index (LI) a
The Star / Posted 25 days ago
to expand in the second half of 2017 based on the positive leading index (LI) and coincident index (CI) for May, says the Statistics Department. It said on Monday the LI, which monitors the economic performance in advance increased in May 2017.... Read more
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The Irish Times
Missile tests boost North Korean economic growthare measured as investment and production and support GDP growth, said Shin Seu
The Irish Times / Posted 28 days ago
are measured as investment and production and support GDP growth, said Shin Seung-cheol, an official at the BOK’s economic statistics department. Missile tests could also be included in government spending, Shin said, adding that it is hard to... Read more
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The Borneo Post
How prepared are we for old age?world population is expected to be aged 60 and above by 2050, a 900 million inc
The Borneo Post / Posted 28 days ago
world population is expected to be aged 60 and above by 2050, a 900 million increase from 2015. “Based on the data by the Statistics Department, Malaysians are now living longer with the life expectancy for men to be 72 years and women 77... Read more
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The Star
Thursday, July 20prices: Malaysia’s inflation moderated for the second consecutive month in June
The Star / Posted 29 days ago
prices: Malaysia’s inflation moderated for the second consecutive month in June, thanks to lower fuel prices. Data from the Statistics Department showed the consumer price index (CPI) growth in June slowed to 3.6% year-on-year from 3.9% in the... Read more
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The Star
Malaysia’s CPI up 3.6% on year in Junein eight years due to the low base last year and higher retail fuel prices comp
The Star / Posted 30 days ago
in eight years due to the low base last year and higher retail fuel prices compared to March 2016. According to the Statistics Department, the overall index for CPI rose at 3.6% on a year-on-year basis in June 2017 compared with 3.9%... Read more
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The Star
Wednesday, July 19price index (CPI) for June is expected to be unchanged from May at 3.9% year-on
The Star / Posted 30 days ago
price index (CPI) for June is expected to be unchanged from May at 3.9% year-on-year, a survey of economists shows. The Statistics Department will release the CPI data on Wednesday that may show headline inflation continues to come down on lower... Read more
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Business Wire
TD Ameritrade Institutional Creates New Position to Help RIAs Build a Bridge to Millennials, Awards NextGen Scholarships and GrantsInc., a brokerage subsidiary of TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation 2 Cerulli As
Business Wire / Posted 30 days ago
Inc., a brokerage subsidiary of TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation 2 Cerulli Associates, Advisor Metrics 20163 Bureau of Labor Statistics, Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition Source: TD Ameritrade Holding Corpor... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit named 2nd most stressed out city in USin each category, Wallethub used data compiled from several outlets including t
MLive.com / Posted a month ago
in each category, Wallethub used data compiled from several outlets including the U.S. Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Department of Housing and Urban Development, Council for Community and Economic Research, Centers for Disease... Read more
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Market Watch
Hong Kong jobless rate at lowest since Feb. 2014three-year low, as the labor market tightened further amid an improvement in to
Market Watch / Posted a month ago
three-year low, as the labor market tightened further amid an improvement in tourism and consumer sentiment, the Census and Statistics Department said Tuesday. The seasonally adjusted jobless rate edged down from 3.2% in the March-May period, and... Read more
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The Star
Malaysia’s population climbs to 32 millionpopulation this year is estimated at 32 million, comprising 28.7 million citize
The Star / Posted 1 months ago
population this year is estimated at 32 million, comprising 28.7 million citizens while the rest are non-citizens, the Statistics Department said. In a statement, it said the population had increased by 1.3% from a total of 31.6 million last... Read more
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MLive.com
GVSU approves $70M health building in downtown Grand Rapidsa new master's degree program in Data Science and Analytics. Housed in the Scho
MLive.com / Posted 1 months ago
a new master's degree program in Data Science and Analytics. Housed in the School of Computing and Information Systems and Statistics Department, graduate students will learn analytics skills that are necessary to work with big and complex data... Read more
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