Month: March 2017

Industrial Production Index: How It Works, What It Means

This is an informative publication, sponsored by The Fiji Sun, Fiji Bureau of Statistics and HFC Bank. All views expressed or implied are purely of the Treasurer at the HFC Bank, Peter Fuata.   Industrial Production Index (Base Average 2011=100) September Quarter 2016 Industrial Production Index (IPI) is a weighted economic indicator which measures the real …

Unix tip: Using bash on Windows

The fairly recent appearance of bash on Windows, more properly known as “bash on Ubuntu on Windows” gives Windows some special appeal to those of us who love living on the command line. And it’s not just bash, but bash along with all the tools you’re likely to be looking for to get your work done. …