infrastructure-related love

infrastructure-related

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A pale yellow, semisoft French cheese made of whole or partially skimmed cow's milk.

Etymologies

After Pont l'Évêque, a town of northwest France.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

Examples

  • "This should also benefit rupiah-denominated assets and attract more investments into the country, thereby helping with the longer- term infrastructure-related demands."

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  • On May 24, Toshiba Corp. President Norio Sasaki said at a press briefing that social infrastructure-related businesses, such as electric power and advanced power distribution systems and equipment, will be the main focus of the company's M&A strategy.

    Quake Turns Japan's Gaze to Foreign Targets

  • Before fighting began, Chinese companies had more than $18 billion in deals in Libya, much of that in infrastructure-related building projects, according to Chinese state-run media.

    Gadhafi Ties Weigh on China

  • That didn't happen, but the Recovery Act does include $20 million for grants designated for transportation and technology training and for supportive services for women, minorities and disadvantaged populations underrepresented in infrastructure-related employment.

    Heidi Hartmann: Democrats Win on Women-Friendly Economic Policies

  • Before the March 11 earthquake and tsunami, Japanese companies had hoped to export ¥20 trillion, or about $230 billion, a year in nuclear plants and other infrastructure-related business, according to the Japan Bank for International Cooperation.

    Nuclear-Reactor Industry Faces Challenge

  • Last October, the government authorized the JBIC to tap into a 1.5 trillion yen $18 billion credit line from currency reserves to provide loans to private Japanese companies for foreign mergers and acquisitions, procurement of natural resources abroad and infrastructure-related investments overseas.

    Japan Eyes Overseas Projects

  • Similarly, certain tax breaks given to infrastructure-related companies which sunset at the end of this financial year may be extended.

    Expect Small Twists & Turns on Direct Taxes

  • Export credit agencies in Sweden, Finland and France offered guarantees on more than US$35 billion of risky loans on noncommercial terms for telecom infrastructure-related projects in the past five years, the person said.

    China Ministry Finds EU Subsidies for Telecom Equipment Makers

  • Mr. Miyoshi said the company may be able to tap into expected post-quake demand for power-generating equipment and other infrastructure-related services.

    Hitachi Profit Jumps, But Forecast Uncertain

  • Last September, China and Ghana signed infrastructure-related loans and other projects valued at about $15 billion, just as the West African nation begins pumping crude from a massive new oil field.

    Exxon in Talks on Angola Sale

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