business activity


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Noun1.business activity - activity undertaken as part of a commercial enterprisebusiness activity - activity undertaken as part of a commercial enterprise
endeavor, endeavour, enterprise - a purposeful or industrious undertaking (especially one that requires effort or boldness); "he had doubts about the whole enterprise"
business enterprise, commercial enterprise, business - the activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects; "computers are now widely used in business"
operation - a business especially one run on a large scale; "a large-scale farming operation"; "a multinational operation"; "they paid taxes on every stage of the operation"; "they had to consolidate their operations"
business - the volume of commercial activity; "business is good today"; "show me where the business was today"
wash - any enterprise in which losses and gains cancel out; "at the end of the year the accounting department showed that it was a wash"
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So soon does the soul outgrow its mansions that after once seeing Milltown her fancy ran out to the future sight of Portland; for that, having islands and a harbor and two public monuments, must be far more beautiful than Milltown, which would, she felt, take its proud place among the cities of the earth, by reason of its tremendous business activity rather than by any irresistible appeal to the imagination.
London: Business activity advanced across all United Kingdom regions in November, led by strong growth in the North West of England and Wales, as per the latest Lloyds Bank Regional Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI).
According to the most recent Lloyds Bank Regional Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI), April saw business activity across England's private sector register its lowest reading for over three years.
Global Banking News-July 15, 2015--Goldman Sachs India sees improving business activity
The latest Northern Ireland Purchasing Managers' Index report found the sector's rate of growth in business activity slowed to an 11-month low last month.
THE Purchasing Managers' Index for Wales report for April shows there was continued growth of private sector business activity.
The acquiring corporation itself does not necessarily have to have an active business; any EAG member's business activity in that country counts.
September, 2005 business activity was up solidly from June, 2005," reports the index, the Index.
An MSB is any business that offers money orders, traveler's checks, stored value, check cashing or currency dealing; conducts more than $1,000 in money services business activity with the same person, in one type of activity, on the same day; or provides money transfer services in any amount.
reintroduced the Business Activity Tax Simplification Act (H.
Business activity continued to expand, although varying in intensity by region, across the country.

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