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2014/09/30 19:49
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MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - While Mexico's government says the country is getting safer, a record number of Mexicans were victims of crime last year, according to a survey by national statistics institute...
2014/09/30 19:49
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2014/09/30 17:39
2014/09/30 17:39
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Take events from the past, build a statistical model, and tell the future. Why not apply the formula to novels? Can contents in future books be predicted based only on data from existing ones? Richard...
Read more at PhysOrg, Engadget
2014/09/29 19:34
2014/09/29 19:34
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Tuesday, September 30, 2014The Hong Kong Retail Management Association said civil unrest and the drop in mainland visitors could lead to a negative growth in annual retail sales for the first time in...
2014/09/29 09:05
2014/09/29 09:05
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The Australian dollar has hit a fresh eight month low, dragged down by falls in the kiwi and concerns over growth in China. At 1700 AEST on Monday, the local currency was trading at 87.19 US cents,...
2014/09/25 09:49
2014/09/25 09:49
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's unemployment rate for July 2014 dropped to 2.8%, from 3% in July last year, the Statistics Department said. In a statement, the department also said the labour force...
2014/09/25 09:45
2014/09/25 09:45
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File photo by KD Suarez/Rappler SINGAPORE – Singapore's population grew at its slowest pace in a decade in the 12 months to June as the government tightened the inflow of foreign workers, official...
2014/09/24 21:16
2014/09/24 21:16
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Harvard University named Stephen Blyth as chief executive officer of the unit overseeing its $36.4 billion endowment, succeeding Jane Mendillo. Blyth, the current head of public markets at Harvard...
2014/09/24 21:06
2014/09/24 21:06
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A statistician with a doctorate from Harvard, Blyth will take over from Mendillo, who was hired as CEO in 2008 and announced in June she is resigning at the end of this year. Harvard, based in...
2014/09/24 00:37
2014/09/24 00:37
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Putrajaya of the 20% (Part 1) – Sakmongkol AK47 Published: 24 September 2014 Of the 20%, by the 20%, for the 20%. We live in a political and economic system which gives disproportionate voice and...
2014/09/22 21:49
2014/09/22 21:49
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Hong Kong's composite consumer price index in August rose 3.9% from a year earlier, decelerating from the previous month as rental costs eased, the Census and Statistics Department said...
2014/09/21 14:56
2014/09/21 14:56
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The Fed Then and Now – Remembering William McChesney Martin, Jr. These days, central banks have become so intertwined with the economy and capital markets that every word uttered by just about any...
2014/09/20 08:20
2014/09/20 08:20
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Labour pains "The number of unemployed in the Arab world increased from 17 million to 20 million in recent years," Ahmed Loqman, director-general of the ALO, told the organisation's 41st annual...
2014/09/20 00:21
2014/09/20 00:21
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History is testimony to the many upheavals and falls of nations due to poverty and inequitable distribution of wealth. The Arab Spring is just one but many of such pitfalls of nations that fail to...
2014/09/18 06:07
2014/09/18 06:07
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Some older readers might recall that during 2010-2013 politicians and the media manifested great anxiety over the unmanageable level of the deficit and a disastrously high public debt. Prominent among...
2014/09/17 13:29
2014/09/17 13:29
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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) released today the results of the fifth annual Financial Access Survey (FAS), the most comprehensive global source of data on access to, and use of, basic...
Read more at AllAfrica.com, IMF
2014/09/17 09:50
2014/09/17 09:50
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's consumer price index in August rose 3.3% from a year earlier, marginally above market expectations, data from the Statistics Department showed on Wednesday. The index rose...
2014/09/16 23:50
2014/09/16 23:50
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Information given by the public in the national census is confidential under the Statistics Act 1965 (Revised 1989). PUTRAJAYA: The national census is a vital exercise in ensuring the direction of...
2014/09/16 20:18
2014/09/16 20:18
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Sri Lanka's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) expanded by 7.8 percent in the second quarter of 2014 compared to the same period last year, Department of Census and Statistics said in its Quarterly...
Read more at Daily News, Daily News
2014/09/15 13:19
2014/09/15 13:19
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The top lottery winners in Ohio have claimed hundreds of large prizes over the past decades, some in such short spans of time that it seemingly defies the odds and has prompted investigations by the...
2014/09/15 06:37
2014/09/15 06:37
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Putrajaya mulling women’s ‘30 Per Cent Club’, says Muhyiddin – Bernama Published: 15 September 2014 The government is studying the possibility of creating what is called the "30 Per Cent Club"...
2014/09/30 19:49
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