developing country

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developing country

a nonindustrialized poor country that is seeking to develop its resources by industrialization
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Organisers say there are no defined requirements for a project except that it must last at least one month and contain an artistic, scientific, cultural or historical theme, or involve work in an underdeveloped country.
It has been proposed that if an underdeveloped country seeks an economic growth and welfare for its people, the principal mechanism to do so is to try to have foreign loans.
When Mattel first broke ground here in 1967, Taiwan was still considered an underdeveloped country.
There are many, many issues involved in outsourcing besides just seeking cheaper labor rates in an underdeveloped country, and company managements are generally bright enough to recognize this.