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pre-emptive

Bridge (of a high bid) made to shut out opposition bidding
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If Datang fully exercises its pre-emptive right pursuant to the Datang Subscription Agreement, independent Shareholders' and necessary governmental approvals are successfully obtained, the maximum gross proceeds of the potential Datang Further Subscription will be approximately HK$864.
There are cases when the thought about the international reaction to a pre-emptive strike is not equal to taking a strategic hit," he said.
The idea and practice of pre-emption have become a social disease, including pre-emptive defence, pre-emptive assassinations, pre-emptive security, pre-emptive judgements, pre-emptive laws and pre-emptive wars.
The Offering is intended to (i) provide certainty on achieving VTB Bank's equity capital issuance targets; (ii) strengthen VTB Bank 's shareholder base by introducing substantial new strategic investors and reinforcing links with existing major institutional shareholders; and (iii) provide all current shareholders with the opportunity to participate in the capital raising through the pre-emptive offer.
Only 18 percent considered pre-emptive attacks on enemy states to be unjustified, the poll found.
He just plunked his discussion of pre-emptive war down in the middle of a speech on Now Ruz.
When we became aware, in December 2011, that unilateral US sanctions were to be applied against a number of Iranian banks we took pre-emptive action to end our business relationships with Iranian banks licensed in the UAE," the email said.
In the midst of the financial crisis, Cohen & Steers first made the case that pre-emptive rights in the U.
The National Kidney Foundation guidelines published in 2007 recommend the promotion of early and pre-emptive kidney transplantation; however, only a fraction of transplants are performed preemptively.
Under a title "New Security Achievement", Al-Nadwa newspaper said that the announcement of Security Spokesman at the Ministry of Interior on the detection of large quantities of weapons and ammunitions hidden by individuals of the deviant group at a resting-house in Riyadh confirms the ability and preparedness of security authorities to direct pre-emptive strikes to paralyze the capabilities of the individuals of this group to prevent them from creating chaos, and consequently threatening the stability of the homeland, its citizens, residents and visitors.
The only thing better than solving a problem is stopping the problem before it ever starts, and since time travel is not a possibility, pre-emptive action is needed.
The Korean People s Army (KPA) will counter any slightest move of the south side for pre-emptive attack with more rapid and more powerful pre-emptive attack of its own mode," the North s KCNA news agency quoted one of its military officials as saying.