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development area

(in Britain) an area suffering from high unemployment and economic depression, because of the decline of its main industries, that is given government help to establish new industries

development area (Brit.)

An area in which the government encourages new and esp. diversified industry in order to promote industrial stability.
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The Newman Government promised to grow a four pillar Queensland economy and the Redlands development areas will deliver significant gains to tourism and construction in the region north of Brisbane, Mr Seeney said.
3 km, dual four lanes, Lusail highway will serve the new development areas in the north of Doha.
28 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Tianjin Economic- Technological Development Area announces that the new Vocational Skills Training and Appraisal Center of the Tianjin Binhai New Area was inaugurated today.
Over the past decade the 460-acre development area has helped attract millions of pounds worth of development and created hundreds of jobs thanks to the partnership between the council and the WDA.
During the WPED Board of Directors meeting, Mayor Gibbs reviewed some of the targeted economic development areas visited on the bus tour of the city.
This project would even benefit existing major development areas like the Pearl and Katara with better interchanges and enhanced journey times for residents, businesses and visitors to the area.
In addition, Qusous briefed media personnel on the accomplishments and economic impacts of both Mafraq and Irbid development areas and highlighted future aspirations and potentials of such vital development projects.
With production expected to nearly double over the next six years, the Barnett Shale play represents one of the most prolific natural gas development areas in the country," said Enterprise President and CEO Robert G.
Oman Arab Bank (OAB) recently sponsored two important fora 6th GCC Forum of Accounting and Auditing Firms and 4th Forum for Investment in Free Zones and Development Areas.
As per the Development Areas Law 2008, MDC has instituted a series of incentives that render MDA a premium destination for investors and developers.
In a bid to stimulate growth and tackle stubborn poverty rates, Jordan is introducing new legislation to encourage the growth of targeted development areas in less urbanized regions.
These developments are primarily in the antibody market place and in clinical development areas as opposed to in the antibody discovery field as was observed in the early part of this decade.

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