In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- The Post Office announced in April that five sub post offices in the area could close as part of its national programme of urban shutdowns.
- If the panic gets worse there is a danger of factory shutdowns and worker absenteeism.
- He predicts that a pandemic would cause widespread shutdowns of factories, transportation and other essential industries.
- Excluding blackout-related shutdowns at auto plants, factory output has risen for four months in a row.
- It is feared that dwindling gas stocks could lead to factory shutdowns and a return to the three-day week.
- Other plants are scheduled for temporary shutdowns, including the truck assembly plant in Janesville, Wisconsin.
- The breakdown was caused by the automatic shutdown of an overheated transformer.
- With a two-week shutdown of the factory due to start on Monday, it is thought workers will use the time to figure out what course of action to take.
- Therefore, any beneficial effect of reactor shutdowns may apply only to the closest downwind counties.
- Production at the refinery ceased on September 25, when the routine maintenance shutdown began.
- I've blogged before about how rural areas can sustain economic growth in the wake of factory shutdowns.
- He has renovated houses, plus worked on shutdowns at big factory and energy projects.
- It would now become common practice for the plant from now on to undertake an annual shutdown for maintenance.
- The Confederation of British Industry said dwindling gas reserves could lead to factory shutdowns and power cuts.
- I wonder if this sad situation would have been averted if not for all the closures and shutdowns of treatment facilities?
- US auto companies announced hefty profit losses and temporary plant shutdowns this week.
- I wonder what would be more costly, several one-day terminal shutdowns, or the cleanup from a low-tech radioactive dirty bomb shoved into an unsecured container somewhere along the way?
- Planned temporary shutdowns of Ford assembly plants in August will affect close to 8,000 workers.
- Yet cuts including ward closures, the shutdown of operating theatres and recruitment freezes are still happening across the region.
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