developing country

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a country that is poor and whose citizens are mostly agricultural workers but that wants to become more advanced socially and economically

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The lack of political will in the rich democracies has made lithe developing country democracies even less interested in embracing the long road of reform.
Another developing country reason for not wanting negotiations on competition was the need to first build capacity to understand the issue, and then to have a national infrastructure to deal with competition issues -- both prior to commencing any negotiations, let alone having multilateral rules.
Overall the average number of French importers per exporting developing country expanded notably between 1985 and 1990, from 104 to 140.
The new Economic Partnership Agreements with African, Caribbean and Pacific countries have taken EU openness for developing country exports to new levels, eliminating all duties and quotas for African, Caribbean and Pacific countries.
Turkey, as a developing country, would host the 4th Least Developed Countries Summit that would shape the basis of a new and strengthened partnership.
At least half of these gains would arise from removal of industrial country protection against developing country products, especially in agricultural goods and textiles and apparel.
Global Village--holidays with a purpose' give British people the chance to have a hands-on experience of helping to build a home in a developing country.
One crucial part of capacity building is carried out when organizations team scientists from developed and developing nations to investigate specific environmental problems facing the developing country involved.
Kahn, and Ross Levine, "External Debt and Developing Country Growth," International Finance Discussion Paper 352 (Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, May 1989).
It is one of the world's largest sources of development assistance, supporting the efforts of developing country governments to build schools and health centers, provide water and electricity, fight disease, and protect the environment.
study and from several developing country studies of respiratory disease mortality, to estimate reductions in life expectancy for adults and children under 5 years of age.
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