Mon, 05 Nov 2018 01:00
Smart logistics boosts Asean’s economic integration with China
Last year more than 40 billion packages were delivered in China – half the world’s global total. In other impressive statistics, China has 40 per cent of the road freight in OECD countries and around 24 per cent of rail freight.
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:00
Almost 11,000 killed on roads so far this year
Foundation chief bares grim statistics in call to promote more safety on roads
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 10:33
Indonesian manpower minister proposes 8.13% rise in minimum wage
Manpower Minister Hanif Dhakiri has proposed an 8.13 percent rise in the provincial minimum wage (UMP) for 2019, saying an increase of that amount was based on data issued by Statistics Indonesia (BPS) on inflation of 2.88 percent and economic growth of 5.15 percent.
Fri, 28 Sep 2018 01:00
Expert says rabies still not under control and official statistics may be misleading
RABIES OUTBREAK in Thailand is far from being under control, a medical expert has warned, even though official statistics from the Livestock Development Department show a declining rate of rabies infection.
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 01:00
Thailand’s rape statistics pale in comparison to Europe’s epidemic
Re: “Police must stop negotiating freedom for rapists”, Have Your Say, September 24.
Mon, 03 Sep 2018 14:36
Turkey inflation surges to 15-year high in August
Inflation in Turkey rose again in August to nearly 18 percent, official statistics showed on Monday, a record since late 2003 and coming after the Turkish lira dramatically weakened against the US dollar last month.
Sat, 01 Sep 2018 07:15
India's Q1 2018-19 GDP grows at 8.2%
According to the Central Statistics Office (CSO), the GDP at 2011-12 prices in the first quarter (Q1) of 2018-19 registered growth rate of 8.2 per cent, up from 7.7 per cent reported for Q4 of 2017-18.
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 09:19
Thailand visitor arrivals up 11% in Jan-Jul
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 01:00
Critique of Khan full of sticky wickets
It is obvious that Dr Frank has little appetite for statistics. The stats included in my letter were inserted to back up my claim that Imran Khan deserved the legendary status accorded to him in my letter.
Fri, 25 May 2018 01:00
Grim statistics from the Gaza Strip
Here is an excerpt of a public announcement by the Palestinian Health Ministry in the Gaza Strip:
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 01:00
Songkran death toll higher than last year, statistics show
THIS YEAR’S Songkran festivities saw a higher death toll – 418 – compared to last year’s 390, the Road Safety Centre said yesterday.
Sat, 07 Apr 2018 01:00
Sin taxes stoke Philippine inflation
CONSUMER prices in the Philippines rose by 4.3 per cent in March, the fastest since August 2014 and above the government’s target range for 2018, partly due to the double-digit jump in prices of so-called sin products last month, the Philippine Statistics Authority said.
Sat, 10 Feb 2018 01:00
Foreign firms gain from lowest Vietnam taxes
FOREIGN direct investment (FDI) enterprises, which have enjoyed multiple tax incentives in Vietnam, pay the lowest state taxes despite reporting high profits, statistics show.
Sat, 27 Jan 2018 01:00
It’s not just how much you weigh
An IoT insurance policy, the HS6 ‘smart scale’ lets you track vital statistics
Wed, 03 Jan 2018 01:00
Last-stretch traffic safety effort as road statistics improve over holiday
PRIME MINISTER General Prayut Chan-o-cha urged officers to strictly enforce traffic laws and provide security for people on the roads and at public transport stations as they travelled back to Bangkok on the last day of the New Year long weekend yesterday.