urban planning


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Noun1.urban planning - the branch of architecture dealing with the design and organization of urban space and activitiesurban planning - the branch of architecture dealing with the design and organization of urban space and activities
architecture - the discipline dealing with the principles of design and construction and ornamentation of fine buildings; "architecture and eloquence are mixed arts whose end is sometimes beauty and sometimes use"
2.urban planning - determining and drawing up plans for the future physical arrangement and condition of a communityurban planning - determining and drawing up plans for the future physical arrangement and condition of a community
planning - the act or process of drawing up plans or layouts for some project or enterprise
zoning - dividing an area into zones or sections reserved for different purposes such as residence and business and manufacturing etc
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The minister received the French Ambassador to Bahrain Bernard Regnauld-Fabre, in the presence of Urban Planning Director-General Shaikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Khalifa and Director of Cities and Villages Planning Shaikh Nayef bin Khalid Al Khalifa.
The MoC will see the UPC's regulations and suite of planning manuals included in the curriculum of the Geography and Urban Planning, Planning and Urban Design and Architectural Engineering courses.
UAE University students may also be requested by the UPC to undertake scientific research projects related to urban planning, which will be hugely beneficial to both parties.
Works, Municipalities and Urban Planning Affairs Minister Essam Khalaf signed the MoU along with Urban Planning Directorate structural planning director Khalid Al Ansari and French Ambassador Bernard Regnauld-Fabre and a number of officials from Expertise France.
Ajman -- The 7th Ajman International Urban Planning Conference (AIUPC) will take place from March 2 to 4 under the patronage of His Highness Shaikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Ajman, at the Culture Centre in the Al Jarf area.
The UD minister stressed on the fact that the new ' Smart Cities' initiative should be used to enhance quality of urban life through an integrated approach to urban planning and execution besides ensuring ' inclusivity'.
Deputy Director Regional Planning Sheikh Ijaz Hassan transferred as Deputy Director Urban Planning and has been given charge of Director Urban Planning.
A report submitted by Municipalities and Urban Planning Affairs Minister Dr Juma Al Ka'abi shows the overall value of investment projects topped BD800 million ($2.
Sugie Lee, from the Department of Urban Planning and Engineering at Hanyang, gave Dr.
Research in urban planning has neglected public health issues, but so has research in public health which does not usually take the 'urban' seriously.
Decontamination efforts were also recently launched in ystanbul's E[pounds sterling]skE-dar district by Environment and Urban Planning Minister Erdoy-an Bayraktar.
Muscat: Two students from the Department of Urban Planning and Architecture of the German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech) participated in a two-day Green Building Oman Conference in Salalah recently.

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