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1(bureaucracy)trámites burocráticos masculinepapeleo masculine informal
- I am not aware of any bills that the Government has introduced today that get rid of red tape.
- Perry hates red tape but he'll find it in abundance in the public sector.
- He attacked the government for breaking its promise to cut red tape.
- He says he is saddened that bureaucratic red tape has brought the event to an end.
- Many small businesses and independent traders can get confused by regulations and red tape.
- In five years he has lumbered business will all manner of regulations, costs and red tape.
- Instead they are demanding that councils cut red tape to free resources.
- It is a land so bound up by red tape and regulation it is a struggle for people to make a living.
- Opponents of the penalties claim officers were too tied up in red tape to enforce the legislation.
- The Labour Government has introduced a raft of extra burdens and red tape for small rural businesses.
- In addition to red tape, uncooperative officials are blamed for delays in other places.
- The question is, can this be done without the need for more red tape and regulation?
- Today's children, he laments, live in a society ruled by fear and red tape.
- Despite vows by politicians to cut red tape, the burden just keeps growing.
- It is really another piece of unnecessary legislation and more red tape we have to comply with.
- He says local government red tape is killing housing availability and affordability.
- You will encounter government regulations and red tape in your chosen country.
- No one really knows how old he was, since his birth records were long ago lost in bureaucratic red tape.
- The Scottish economy cannot afford the tourist industry to be hamstrung by red tape and bureaucracy any longer.
- In addition, they create red tape and can cost as much to administer as they earn.
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