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Synonyms for sector

Synonyms for sector

a plane figure bounded by two radii and the included arc of a circle

a social group that forms part of the society or the economy

a particular aspect of life or activity


the minimum track length that can be assigned to store information

measuring instrument consisting of two graduated arms hinged at one end

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The study found minimal indications of intravenous drug use by transport sector workers or sexual or drug-use networking between transport workers and IDUs (the group with the highest prevalence of HIV in Georgia).
He and other IET transport sector members reckoned that the UK would eventually introduce a combination of the existing technologies for use in road pricing.
This publication describes global trends in the transport sector with up-to-date figures on developments in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis.
He also requested concerned officials to draw up a plan and find solutions for problems facing the transport sector in the Kingdom.
Exposure of transport sector to LNG would reduce petrol consumption by billions of gallons stabilizing forex reserves and reducing inflation, he said.
International Energy Agency statistics indicate that in 2012, the transport sector was responsible for nearly 23 per cent of the global CO2 emissions from fossil fuel combustion.
This successful workshop, the first in a series of workshops on the progress of the land transport sector in Lebanon, gathered participants from ministries, municipalities, governorates, agencies, the World Bank, the European Investment Bank, l'Agence FranA'aise de DA'veloppement, the Council for Development and Reconstruction and others.
FINDING ANSWERS: The transportation committee at the Makkah Chamber of Commerce and Industry met on Wednesday to discuss high insurance rates and huge losses incurred by investors in the transport sector.
The Asian Development Bank mostly makes investments in the transport sector of Kazakh economy, said chairman of the board of Economic Research Institute Maksat Mukhanov during the Monday media briefing at the Central Communications Service in Astana.
The head of the Committee urged business men and business women working in the transport sector to join and interact with the committee's activities, stressing that the Committee takes the ideas and observations of the workers in this sector, particularly the interests of the development of the transport sector, indicating that challenges should be faced in this sector and the Sultanate is about to initiate very important economic projects in transport, which should push everybody towards hard work in supporting and promoting the transport sector.
In the next step, efforts will also focus on increasing the share of the transport sector in the gross domestic product to 8.
Chairing the Committee's first meeting on Tuesday, Minister Ghalawanji highlighted the importance of unifying visions and strategies regarding the transport sector in Damascus and its Countryside in terms of the general map and regional diagram of Damascus city.
All 33 sectors on the TSE, except the air transport sector, declined, with the sea transport sector losing by the biggest percentage, followed by the electricity and gas, and insurance sectors.
The transport sector provides some 135,000 direct jobs in the land transport sector.
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