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something, such as coins or printed bills, used as a medium of exchange

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While it wouldn't necessarily boost commodity prices, the innovation could offer a secure means of exchange of raw materials, open up channels of trade among buyers and sellers that had until now have been perceived as credit risks, and provide more transparency and liquidity to a market that has slowly lost favour among financial institutions.
For his part, the State Minister at the Ministry of Investment Osama Faisal underlined importance of establishing a work on a consistent approach for investment in the country to meet the aspirations of the stage, adding that the ministry is currently working to collect and provide correct and comprehensive data and activate the means of exchange of information to start through two phases, the first concerned with solving the problems facing investment and the second to promote it via a clear vision.
She called not to use religious mosques as a means of exchange, negating such a move by both Sunni and Shiite Endowment Departments.
It also discussed the different investment potentials and means of exchange expertise and enhancing bilateral cooperation in all economic and investment fields.
If our national representatives are too stupid to stop subsidising the banks, not only allowing them to issue our means of exchange for profit but insuring them to the tune of billions against their own foolhardy speculation, our local representatives might at least try and help us out by providing us with a complementary currency.
We think of money as a neutral means of exchange, just a recordkeeping mechanism that helps us value different goods and services.
Ben Jaafar stressed the need to strengthen ties binding the Tunisian and Moroccan parliamentary institutions by means of exchange of expertise between the specialised commissions within the two law-making institutions.
Milevski (a research archaeologists at the Israel Antiquities Authority) combines reports on the known data on exchanged goods in the Southern Levant during the Early Bronze Age, as well as networks and means of exchange of these goods, together with a theoretical discussion incorporating Marxist political economy, ethnoarchaeology, and economic anthropology approaches to archaeology and subsequent application of the outlined theoretical approach to the presented data on goods and networks of exchange.
groat When gold and silver money like the groat was in trouble, tin coins were minted which were worthless internationally but were a local means of exchange for essentials.
In the alternative economy of radical homemakers, money is simply a tool to draw upon when other, more direct means of exchange are not available.
It is a position of compromise which authorises means of exchange with the dictatorship as well as dialogue with the opposition to the regime.
Values have shrunken to fantastic levels: taxes have risen; our ability to pay has fallen; government of all kinds is faced by serious curtailment of income; the means of exchange are frozen in the currents of trade; the withered leaves of industrial enterprise lie on every side; farmers find no markets for their produce; the savings of many years in thousands of families are gone.