window-dressing


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window-dressing

the ornamentation of shop windows, designed to attract customers
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Philippine markets closed on a positive note this Friday at the end of the first half of 2017 in the much anticipated window-dressing session.
Legal and window-dressing references serve as the norm in 20 choice laws.
The administrator alleges the company started window-dressing its accounts around 1986, initially to conceal a pretax loss that expanded to nearly 5 billion yen resulting from the yen's sharp rise.
Merchants like Philadelphia's John Wanamaker shaped the holiday by using religious images and symbolism as, literally, window-dressing to promote the sale of consumer goods for family-oriented celebrations.
The local stock barometer rebounded to the 7,800 level on Friday on the back of selective buying spurred by quarter- and semester-end window-dressing activities.
Among the topics on their radar are Kristin Davis looking fab at 45, Steamcream teaming up with PPQ, how the "Cougar Town effect" has got women spending more on lingerie, and Florence Welch and Dizzee Rascal go window-dressing.
A WINDOW-dressing competition to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Kirkwood Hospice has a winner.
Stallone (who offers homilies such as ``Life is a fight'') and Leonard (whose advice rarely deviates from ``Go for it'') are mere window-dressing.
currently rehabilitating itself, is believed to have been window-dressing its earnings reports for about a decade, former employees said Monday.
Help the Aged, in Queens Road, is taking part in a window-dressing competition to celebrate Volunteers' Week.
Spear critiques a recent article from a consulting firm that predicted downward pressure in the last days of December due to tax-loss selling for individuals, window-dressing for institutions, and portfolio realignment to control for risk in hedge funds.
The local stock barometer firmed up on Tuesday, aided by strong regional markets and first-half window-dressing activities.