Mon, 07 Jan 2019 01:00
Where did all the travellers head to in 2018?
According to statistics from World Travel Monitor by worldwide tourism consultancy IPK International, the tourism industry has registered continuous growth in international trips all over the world this year.
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 01:00
Leveraging data analytics for SMEs
Based on the state Office of Small and Medium Enterprises Promotion (OSMEP) statistics, only half of the 700,000 newly established SMEs are able survive their first year. One of the critical reasons for this is their lack of marketing capability, according to TMB Analytics study.
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 01:00
High baht putting off tourists – and foreign residents
There seems to be alarm, almost bordering on panic, at the falling tourist statistics, and many sectors are commenting on ways to reverse this trend, including waiving visa fees.
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.