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First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

China's Official PMI Slips To 51.1 In August

BEIJING (Reuters) - An index of growth in China's vast manufacturing sector fell from a 27-month high to 51.1 in August, a government study showed on Monday, slightly less than forecast and adding to signs of growing softness in the Chinese economy. ... [Published Clusterstock - Sep 01 2014]
Entities: PMI, China, Index, Statistician
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Sources for claims are unreliable

First published in Your LettersEric Alexander’s letter of August 15 claims that May, June and July are the warmest months on record and August will be the same. He is totally wrong in his claims simply because he sources his information from unreliable, ... [Published Bucks Free Press - 12 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

'Mohammed' the most common name in Oslo

Published September 01st 201405:21pmThe Islamic name not merely the most frequently given to male newborns, but the most common among all men"Mohammed" has become the most common name in the capital of Norway, rather than merely the name most frequently ... [Published i24news - 14 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Weak exports hit German GDP

Germany isn't sending as many goods abroad as at the beginning of the year. Photo: DPAGDP fell by 0.2 percent in the second quarter of 2014 but state coffers are doing well, the Federal Office of Statistics Destatis announced on Monday.The statisticians ... [Published The Local Germany - 21 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Unicef Staff On UN Data Experts Group

New York — United Nations Secretary-General Appoints Independent Expert Advisory Group on the Data Revolution for Sustainable Development United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today announced the establishment of an Independent Expert Advisory ... [Published AllAfrica.com - 17 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Government hosts media briefings, 1 to 7 Sept

Sep 2014Government wishes to advise the members of the media about the planned media briefings scheduled for the coming week of 1 to 7 September 2014.On Monday, 1 September the Minister of Arts and Culture, Nathi Mthethwa will brief the media on the launch ... [Published South African Government - 20 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Conjuring statistical magic

UTS Professor of Statistics Matt Wand works with no more than paper and pencil – but that certainly doesn't make it easy.Wand, at UTS since 2011, is one of the best in his field. A statistician for more than 25 years, he's now been awarded the prestigious ... [Published UTS News Room - 22 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

How mobile marketplaces are creating a million new U.S. jobs    | VentureBeat | Business

Online marketplaces such as Uber and Instacart are rapidly transforming the way people get what they want – whether it’s a ride, a meal, or a pet sitter – when they want it. To make that happen, these companies are on a hiring spree, one that’s gone virtually ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 23 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Figure the percentages of who voted for McCulloch

I had no idea the Post-Dispatch was struggling for articles. Printing a commentary stating the opinion of a professor in California on the state of mind of St. Louis County prosecutor Robert McCulloch shows sheer desperation to fill print space ("Why ... [Published STLtoday.com - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Testing market positivity starts this week

Despite Russian threats to Ukraine sovereignty and Middle East concerns, the strength of the US economy has powered the S&P 500 to another all-time closing high over the magical 2000-level.And whether this defiance of negativity can stand up to the worries ... [Published Switzer - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

The Sound Of Settled Science

Via Judith Curry; Take Katherine Flegal, a statistician at the US Centres for Disease Control. Last year, she and her colleagues published a systematic review of 97 studies in The Journal of the American Medical Association and concluded that mild... ... [Published small dead animals - Aug 31 2014]
Entities: Statistician
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

Growth picks up

A Filipino vendor sells plastic bags on a street in Manila. The Philippine economy grew 6.4% in the second quarter amid strong performances by the industrial and services sectors, the government said. Gross domestic product growth in the April to June ... [Published Gulf Times - Aug 31 2014]

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...in health policy had been a key motivating factor behind establishing the award and seven years later the challenge has become even greater: "Today's health challenges are compounded by factors such as demographic developments increasing the demand for health, the growing prevalence of chronic conditions and by increasing costs and scarcity of resources. Promoting a cross-border agenda in health policy, multi-country working and the development of transferable initiatives remains as important as ever" Prof Leiner said
...ehi.co.uk/news/EHI/9488/lamb-supports-tech-for-integrated-care said the pioneer sites are doing "really fascinating and excellent work”, developing shared care records and using technology to provide a single point of contact for care users."
"If the sums don’t work out, an operator can do the business equivalent of binning a runny baked Alaska by walking away – just as GNER did with the east coast main line." Photograph: Murdo Macleod
Dr Heffernan sees the single-buyer model as a form of nationalisation. "They say, yes, it is someone else's capital but we will control the outcomes. That's equivalent of having nationalised the industry."

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Macros look good but prices still high [Published Financial Chronicle - 23 hours ago]
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Family, Screen Time Tied to Kids’ Success: Study [Published Journal-News - Sep 01 2014]
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The CDC whistleblower William W. Thompson: One ... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - 15 hours ago]
I know that when last I commented , I expressed the desire to move on from the topic of the CDC whistleblower case after having covered it for a week. And so was my intent. However, this being a holiday in the US and my having had an odd experience ...
China's Official PMI Slips To 51.1 In August [Published Clusterstock - Sep 01 2014]
BEIJING (Reuters) - An index of growth in China's vast manufacturing sector fell from a 27-month high to 51.1 in August, a government study showed on Monday, slightly less than forecast and adding to signs of growing softness in the Chinese economy. ...
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The Sound Of Settled Science [Published small dead animals - Aug 31 2014]
Via Judith Curry; Take Katherine Flegal, a statistician at the US Centres for Disease Control. Last year, she and her colleagues published a systematic review of 97 studies in The Journal of the American Medical Association and concluded that mild... ...
The CDC whistleblower William W. Thompson: Fina... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Aug 29 2014]
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