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What's New on - January 24, 2013

January 24, 2013 - Today's update:

  • Featured Story - Considering a New Career? Think CIA
  • World Factbook - A new "Demographic profile" field is being introduced incrementally to The World Factbook; the entry provides a snapshot of the demographic features and trends within a country and how they vary among regional, ethnic and socioeconomic sub-populations. Some of the topics addressed are population age structure, fertility, health, morality, poverty, education and migration. Countries introduced this week are those of Central and South America.
  • World Leaders - Updated Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments with updated entries for Cambodia, Guatemala, Honduras, Japan, Kazakhstan, Luxembourg, Mexico, New Zealand, Romania, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Slovenia, Sweden, Thailand, Tonga, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Venezuela and Zimbabwe. Changes reflect updates in leadership, positions, or the spelling of officials’ names in the country listings during the period January 9 - 23, 2013.

Posted: Jan 24, 2013 08:19 AM
Last Updated: Jan 24, 2013 08:46 AM