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Tourism statistics and the use of social media data | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Tourism statistics and the use of social media data

Electricity supplied to data centres, 2017-2019 | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Due to the ongoing digitisation of our society, the use of data centres has increased in recent years. In 2017, data...

Italian journalist Mimmo Rubio threatened over coverage of COVID-19 protests, organized crime

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Berlin, October 29, 2020 — Italian authorities must conduct a swift and thorough investigation into the threats to journalist...

CPJ reminds EU that ‘e-evidence’ rules should protect journalists

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). CPJ today prompted the European Parliament to safeguard press freedom and human rights in a proposed regulation known as...

Belarus authorities detain at least 6 in tax investigation of local press club

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). New York, January 5, 2021 – Belarusian authorities should immediately release those recently detained as part of an investigation...

‘I was the first to lose my freedom’: How police protection impacts Italy’s investigative...

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Economic outlook again less negative | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The CBS Business Cycle Tracer is a tool used to monitor the state and the course of the Dutch...

Productivity dispersion manufacturing, 1978-2016 | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In this report the productivity differences between firms in Dutch manufacturing was investigated. Based on the Production Statistics, the...

Unemployment further down in November | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). From September to November, the size of the Dutch labour force (the active and unemployed labour force combined) increased...

Women ‘have finally started talking’: Three female journalists on covering sexual violence in Russia

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Reporting on gender-based violence in Russia has become more challenging in recent years. In 2017 the government controversially decriminalized some forms of domestic violence, leading...

CPJ joins call for California attorney general to investigate technology used in Belarus censorship

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Committee to Protect Journalists joined free expression and digital rights groups on September 23 in calling on Xavier...

49 bankruptcies in week 41 | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Throughout the coronavirus crisis, CBS is providing weekly updates on the number of bankruptcies pronounced by Dutch courts. The...

Nearly 3.2 thousand COVID-19 deaths in November 2020 | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Download CSVShow datatableCOVID-19 deaths, March-November 2020* COVID-19 deaths, March-November 2020* March 1716 494 April 4859 1504 May 1111 213 June 194 72 July 67 25 August 133 35 September 297 35 October 2032 124 November 3088 86 * provisional figures CBS has been publishing mortality statistics on a weekly basis since...

Population counter | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

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Belarus police attack and detain journalists amid election protests

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Vilnius, Lithuania, August 10, 2020 — Belarusian authorities should refrain from assaulting and detaining journalists covering protests, and should...
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In France, police violence escalates to quell yellow vests protests · Global Voices

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Adam Long / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Yellow Vests demonstration in Paris, France, March 16, 2019....

Five staffers of Turkey’s Cumhuriyet newspaper released from jail

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News ( www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com), World’s #1 Online Multimedia News Provider Devoted to International Diaspora and their Stakeholders. © All rights reserved. Istanbul,...

Why International Labour Standards matter in a public health crisis

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The International Labour Organization maintains a system of international labour standards...

Manufacturing output 12.5 percent down in May | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In May 2020, the average daily output generated by the Dutch manufacturing industry was 12.5 percent down on May...

32 bankruptcies in week 34 | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Throughout the coronavirus crisis, CBS is providing weekly updates on the number of bankruptcies pronounced by Dutch courts. The...

Cooperating with scientists and policymakers to measure the economy | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Cooperating with scientists and policymakers to measure the economy

Inflation in the Caribbean Netherlands rising | Statistics Netherlands (CBS)

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). All three islands saw an increase in inflation compared to Q1 2021. What plays a role here is that the effect...

COVID-19 and advocates

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The COVID-19 crisis has forced nearly 1.37 billion students to stay at home. Youth icon and Indian cinema actor,...

Educators and the changing world of education and work

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Effective lifelong learning and quality education for all is essential for...