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Spreadsheet

A computer program that organizes numerical data into rows and columns in order to calculate and make adjustments based on new data.

Spreadsheet

A sheet or computer program organized into rows and columns for easy comparison of information. For example, there may be two columns representing two different fiscal years and several rows representing different financial variables (such as revenue, profit, and so forth). A balance sheet is a very common example of a spreadsheet.

spreadsheet

A worksheet on which financial data are laid out in rows and columns for comparative purposes. For example, a financial analyst might use a spreadsheet to determine how a firm's sales and profit margins have varied throughout a period of quarters or years.

spreadsheet

a COMPUTER software program package which enables data to be analysed in columns and rows. Spreadsheets are widely used for financial analysis.
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Mr Melding said the planning system had a key role to play in Wales' economic future.
The introduction of an external planning system should be avoided in favor of reforming the existing systems that are increasingly becoming NATO-focused.
John Hughes, from the John Hughes Practice in Birmingham, planning specialists who worked with the chamber on a report at the Planning Green Paper consultation stage, said: 'No amount of research is going to convince members of the Chamber, who have suffered from endless delays and red tape at the hands of planning authorities, that the planning system does not play a significant part in dampening economic growth.
Planning: delivering for Wales offers the biggest change in the planning system for 50 years.
He said: "Because infrastructure changes take so long to get through the planning system, that means the infrastructure is not as good as it otherwise might be.
Systems training included such systems as: Integrated Computerized Deployment System, Worldwide Port System, Defense Table of Official Distances, Personal Property Rates On-Line, Transportation Operational Personal Property System, Global Transportation Network, Automated Air Load Planning System, Integrated Booking System; One Time Only and Boat One-Time-Only.
A planning system should clearly admit which kinds of things are unknowable or uncertain and then articulate the means for dealing with them: What are the risks to watch out for?
Housing and Regeneration Minister, Carl Sargeant has today called for views on comprehensive changes, including a draft bill, which would ensure that the planning system helps to create a better Wales.
Well we can start with the planning system and the need for it to act as an enabler not an opponent of development as is unfortunately so often the case.
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There are currently a number of strategic challenges for Wales' planning system that have not been effectively tackled by recent reforms.

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