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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 injunction order has been lifted and, God willing, the elections into the 33 local government areas and 35 Local Council Development Areas will now hold on Saturday, May 12, 2018, details of which will be out tomorrow.
In addition, Armstrong has the option of acquiring an additional 6% and assuming operatorship in the development area.
Chairman of the Public Works Authority and representatives of the executing companies, Nasser Al-Mawlawi, who signed the contracts, said Lusail highway would provide vital connection into Doha's Lusail Development area, currently under construction.
Similarly, investments reported in the regional development areas of the governorate of Bizerte increased from 6.
Still, according to the same source, the Governorate of Medenine followed suit, with investments in regional development areas of the governorate increasing from 11 MTD to 14.
Members, along with the city's planning and economic development officials, took a bus tour of the city's targeted economic development areas, Afterwards, Peekskill Mayor Frances Gibbs addressed the meeting, reviewing specific economic development projects which the city has completed, or are underway or planned.
RTI is a world-renowned non-profit research organization based in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina with 2,500 employees in more than 40 countries engaged in many distinct scientific research and technology development areas.
This planning region includes five local workforce development areas that include: Area 3 Atlanta (City of) Workforce Development Area Area 4 Cobb County Workforce Development Area Area 5 DeKalb County Workforce Development Area Area 6 Fulton County Workforce Development Area Area 7 Atlanta Regional Workforce Development Area (encompassing Cherokee, Clayton, Douglas, Fayette, Fulton, Gwinnett, and Rockdale Counties) The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) provides designated regions and local workforce areas the responsibility and opportunity to develop employment and training systems tailored specifically to regional economies.
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.
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.
Deputy Premier and Minister for State Development, Infrastructure and Planning Jeff Seeney said releasing for public consultation draft plans on the development of Toondah Harbour and Weinam Creek Priority Development Areas was a significant step in realising the potential of picturesque Redlands.

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