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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
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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 Association of Local Government of Nigeria (ALGON), Oyo State Chapter, had filed a motion seeking to enforce the May 6 judgment on the grounds that the new administration in the state had dissolved council chairmen in contradiction of the judgment and the governor is planning to appoint caretaker chairmen for the local governments and local council development areas.
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According to reports, in addition to Subaru vehicles, the factory, located in the Dalian Development Area, will reportedly be responsible for the production of Chery Riich and Rely brand vehicles, as well as exported models.
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The training is conducted in cooperation between MDC, MaAAEan Vocational Training Centre, and Hadeed Emirates/ Jordan as well as investors in MaAAEan Development Area. A factory that manufactures this modern system in construction is being established and its products will be sold locally and exported.
The move is aimed at attracting potential investors and industries to the Ma'an Development Area (MDA), by offering them viable and cost-efficient solar energy solutions, including photovoltaic technologies, and solar heating and cooling solutions.
Development Area Approval Following the granting of approval for the commercial development for the Khurbet East field, announced on 5th February 2008, the Syrian Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources has granted the application for a Development Area of approximately 100 square kilometres covering the Khurbet East field.
Veidekke's section of the development area is on the northern edge of Kalkbrottet, with a purchase price of SEK41m.

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