token money

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coins of regular issue whose face value is greater than their intrinsic value

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As the deal did not mature, the seller after returning the token money to Brar had sold the land to another local Jarnail Singh .
The Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) has sought approval from the Security and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) over its decision for exempting brokers' from depositing PkR 10 mn as token money in order to become eligible for shares trading.
Manila: A top official said it is up to the police to pursue a case against a Sulu provincial executive who admitted paying token money to Abu Sayyaf rebels holding an Italian humanitarian worker hostage.
Focusing on 19th century Britain's interest in growing world trade, he stated that "nothing else but commodity money could serve this end for the obvious reason that token money, whether bank or flat, cannot circulate on foreign soil.
Co-ordinator for Spice, Richard Coulter, said: "Racing for special token money only, there's more chance of Spice members coming away with a laugh than a full piggy bank.
Chairman of the authority, Coun Ray Thomas, said: 'We gave the public pounds 120 of token money to spend on seven policing priorities, which were represented by boxes.
If a token money is destroyed, it has the effect of withdrawing some value from the total value of token money in circulation.
Philip Ison, of Acacia Crescent, Bedworth, collected pounds 35,000 token money printed in his favourite paper by buying dozens of extra copies and getting friends, family, and workmates to collect them as well.
Diminished ratings in daytime have made TV stations unwilling to pay anything but token money to syndicators for untried shows.
This new spirit is first embodied in the ill-fated monetary theory of John Law, which at least gave hope of reinvigorating the economy by moving away from gold to token money based on trust, and Caplan carries this idea over into the theatre of Marivaux, in which the characters look for sincerity rather than appearance, but like financial speculators are prepared to take a risk, albeit that of falling in love.
The Vice Chancellor awarded cash prize of Rs 500 each to the 15 gardeners as token money.
Speaking on the occasion, VC said that she was thankful to Professional Education Foundation in helping the students as token money for their financial support.
No one would be allowed to receive fee or token money at sacrificial animals markets, he said while presiding over a meeting.
Higher level teaching assistant Suzanne Florence said: "We will spend the Wish Sport token money on specialist PE equipment to enhance the students' physical skills and help them participate in new sports and new experiences.
Puri, former relationship manager with Citibank, has reportedly paid token money to real estate companies to buy property.